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Theme: Informatics Enabling Patient-Centered Care Across the Continuum

  • Track A: Integrating and Evaluating Consumer eHealth Approaches in Patient-Centered Care
  • Track B: New Roles for Clinicians and Informaticians in Patient-Centered Care
  • Track C: Challenges in Achieving Interoperability Across Care Settings
  • Track D: Challenges in Data Methods and Analytics Across Care Settings

Total continuing nursing education (CNE) credits available for all sessions: 14.75

Monday, July 14 and Tuesday, July 15

Preconference: Weekday Immersion in Nursing Informatics
Additional details to follow.

Wednesday, July 16

8–9:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:30–9 Information Session on Informatics at the University of Maryland School of Nursing (UMSON)
8:30–9 SINI for Newcomers
8:30–9:15 Preparing for a Professional Presentation: A free workshop. All participants are welcome. [O.75 CNE]
Eun-Shim Nahm, PhD, RN, FAAN
Professor, UMSON
Kathleen Charters, PhD, RN, CPHIMS
Clinical Information System Specialist, Defense Health Agency 
9:30–10 Welcome and Introductions (Plenary)
Jane M. Kirschling, PhD, RN, FAAN
Dean and Professor, UMSON
Visiting Professor and SINI 2014 Program Chair, UMSON 
10–11:15 Keynote Address (Plenary) [1.25 CNE]
Topic: Best Practices in Engaging Patients through Health Informatics
Philip Fasano
Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Kaiser Permanente
11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Concurrent Session 1 [1.0 CNE]

1A. Topic: Tools to Improve Patient Decision-Making
Donna Berry, PhD, RN, AOCN, FAAN
Director, Phyllis F. Cantor Center for Research in Nursing and Patient Care Services

1B. Topic: Nursing and Patient-Care Informatics
Donna Montgomery, MBA, BSN, RN-BC
System Director of Nursing/Patient Care Informatics, Baylor Health Care System

1C. Topic: HRSA-ONC Beacon Program to Improve Quality of Health Care for Community Health Centers though the Use of Health Information Technology
Anna Poker, RN

1D. Topic: Grand Challenges in the Data-Driven Transformation of Health Care
Aubrey Augustus
Senior Vice President, Network Quality, John Peter Smith Health Network 

12:30–2 Lunch (on your own)
1–1:45 Brown Bag Lunch and Learn with a Gold or Platinum Sponsor

Concurrent Session 2 [1.0 CNE]

2A. Topic: Informatics Tools for Improving Personal Health Behaviors
Eun-Shim Nahm, PhD, RN, FAAN
Professor, UMSON
Specialty Director, Nursing Informatics 

2B. Topic: Engaging Patients and Families via Bedside Tools and Microblogs
Patricia C. Dykes, PhD, RN, FAAN, FACMI
Senior Nurse Scientist/Program Director, Research, Center for Nursing Excellence, Brigham and Women's Hospital

2C. Topic: Stage 3 Meaningful Use and Interoperability
Joyce Sensmeier, MS, RN-BC, CPHIMS
Vice President, HIMSS 

2D. Topic: Using Data from Diverse Sources to Improve Cost, Effectiveness, and Quality
CAPT Veronica Gordon
U.S. Public Health Service 


Concurrent Session 3 [1.0 CNE]

3A. Topic: Mobile Apps for Personal Health Monitoring and Management
Holly Jimison, PhD, FACMI
Professor, Northeastern University 

3B. Topic: Integrating and Managing Patient-Generated Information
Kathleen Charters, PhD, RN, CPHIMS
Clinical Information System Specialist, Defense Health Agency

3C. Topic: Coding Nursing Assessments using SNOMED and LOINC to Support National Standards for Interoperability
Susan Matney, MSN, RN, FAAN, PhD(c)
Medical Informaticist HDD Team, 3M Health Information Systems

3D. Topic: Managing and Minimizing the Data Collection Burden on Clinicians, Patients, and Caregivers
Barbara Frink, PhD, RN, FAAN
Vice President and Chief Nursing Information Officer, MedStar Health System

4:30–7 Exhibitor Evening with Hors d’oeuvres and Beverages [0 CNE]

Thursday, July 17

8–8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:30–9:45 Distinguished Lecture (Plenary) [1.25 CNE]
Martin Kohn, MS, MD, FACEP, FACPE, Chief Medical Scientist, Care Delivery Systems, IBM Research

Concurrent Session 4 [1.0 CNE] 

4A-1. Patient Engaged Human Factors and Ergonomics: Performance Barriers to the Work of Medication Management in Older Hearth Failure Patients
Robin Mickelson, PhD(c), MS, RN

4A-2. Mobile Health Intervention Program: Efficacy of High-Risk Middle-Aged and Elderly Adults Suffering from Hypertension and Hypercholesterolemia in Taiwan
Wu Meng-Ping, MN

4B-1. Health IT Adoption in Home Health Agencies
Gunes Koru, PhD
Associate Professor, University of Maryland, Baltimore County

4B-2. Using Mobile Devices to Access Evidence-Based Information in a Rural Health Clinic
Heather Carter-Templeton, PhD, RN-BC
Assistant Professor, University of Alabama-Capstone College of Nursing

4C. Topic: Patient Movement from the Battlefield to Home: A Department of Defense Use Case on Interoperability Challenges
Angela Icaza, RN-BC

4D. Topic: Data Quality and Secondary Use of Data
Andrew Post, MD, PhD
Clinical Informatics Architect and Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Emory University 

11 a.m.–1 p.m. Lunch (on your own)
Simulation Lab Tours 
11 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Poster Setup in Southern Management Corporation campus Center (adjacent to UMSON)
11:15 a.m.-noon What We Need Before We Take Watson to the Bedside
Eliot Siegel, MD, FACR, FSIIM
Professor, University of Maryland School of Medicine
Adjunct Professor, Bioengineering, University of Maryland College Park
Adjunct Professor, Computer Science, University of Maryland Baltimore County

Concurrent Session 5 [1.0 CNE]

5A-1. What's Your Health Age - A Health Risk Assessment for Veterans
Heidi Martin, BSN, MA-Biostatistic
Clinical Informaticist, Department of Veteran Affairs

5A-2. Connected Health Promising Triple Aim Outcomes
Susan Hull, MSN, RN
CEO, WellSpring Consulting

5B-1. A Different Approach to Meaningful Use Documentation Education
Lindsay Donnellan, BSN, RN, CPN
Clinical Education and Informatics Specialist, Boston Children's Hospital

5B-2. The Emerging Role of Nurse Informaticists in Improving Patient Care Outcomes and Staff Satisfaction
Romina Elias, MSN, RN-BC
Clinical Informaticist, Assistant Nurse Manager, White Plains Hospital

5C. Topic: Interoperability and eMeasures of Clinical Quality
Kathleen Charters, PhD, RN, CPHIMS
Clinical Information System Specialist, Defense Health Agency

5D. Topic: Integrating Nursing Data into Big Data
Ann Tinker, MN, RN
Vice President, Executive Engagement, Healthcare Quality Catalyst, Inc., Intermountain Health Care 


Concurrent Session 6 [1.0 CNE]

6A. Topic: Impact of eHealth Tools
Marty Minniti
CEO, Skilled Nursing Staffing and Search

6B. Topic: Information and Education for Patient Self-Management
Leslie Kelly Hall
Senior Vice President, Healthwise

6C. Topic: Minnesota 2015 Mandate for Interoperability
Bonnie Westra, PhD, RN, FAAN, FACMI
Associate Professor and Director, Center for Nursing Informatics, University of Minnesota

6D. Topic: Managing and Analyzing Large Data Sets for Longitudinal Studies
Vice Presdient, Consulting, Siemens Healthcare 

3:30–4:45 Distinguished Lecture (Plenary) [1.25 CNE]
Topic: ONC Initiatives in Consumer eHealth 
Lygeia Ricciardi, EdM
Director, Consumer eHealth Initiatives, Office of the National Coordinator for HIT
5–6 Poster Session [1.0 CNE]
6-7 Book Signing and Reception [0 CNE]

Friday, July 18

8–9 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:15–8:45 Information Session on Informatics at UMSON
9–10 Distinguished Lecture (Plenary) [1.0 CNE]
Topic: Using HIT Across Settings to Improve Patient Care
Vice President, Applied Clinical Informatics, Tenet Healthcare

Concurrent Session 7 [1.0 CNE] 

7A-1. Successful IT Initiative to Reduce the Rate of Excessive Uterine Contractions During Labor
Kari Bunting, MS, RNC-OB, C-EFM
Professional Development Specialist, MedStar

7A-2. Game-Based Learning to Teach Electronic Health Record Use 
Karen Beach, BSN, RN-BC

7B-1. Yet Again, Nurses Show Value - Now as Technology Change Agents in an Acute Care Setting
Weiwen Wang, DNP
Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh

7B-2. University of Maryland eCare's COR54: The New Kids inthe Box
Ariel de Vera, BSN, RN, CCRN
Senior Clinical Nurse II, University of Maryland eCare

7C. Topic: Summary, Priority Issues, and Next Steps toward Interoperability
Marisa Wilson, DNSc, MHSc, RN-BC
Assistant Professor, Department of Acute and Chronic Care, Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing

7D. Topic: Summary, Priority Issues, and Next Steps tward Using Data and Analytics to Improve Care and Outcomes and Control Costs
Vice President and CIO, JPS Health Network
Visting Professor and Chair, SINI 2014 Planning Committee, UMSON 

11:30 a.m.–12:45 p.m. Endnote Address (Plenary) [1.25 CNE]
Topic: Emerging Technologies to Support Patient-Centered Care
Patricia Flatley Brennan, PhD, RN, FAAN, FACMI
Theme Leader, Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, School of Nursing and College of Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison
12:45–1 Concluding Remarks and Presentation of the People’s Choice Award [0 CNE]

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