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Clinical Information Systems

Presenter name

Presenter Organization

Location and date

Adapted from Improving Chronic Illness Care

www.improvingchroniccare.org


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The Care Model

Community

Health System

Health Care Organization

Resources and Policies

ClinicalInformationSystems

Self-Management Support

DeliverySystem

Design

Decision

Support

You are

here

Prepared,

Proactive

Practice Team

Informed,

Empowered

Patient

Productive

Interactions

Improved Outcomes


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If a productive patient-clinician interaction is at the heart of good visit, then information

is the life blood flowing throughout

that interaction


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Currently Information Available During the Interaction Tends to Be:

  • focused on the paper record

  • disorganized

  • disease/procedure-centered versus patient-centered

  • responsiveto the past interaction versus forward looking



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Clinical to Be:Information SystemSystem Change Concepts

  • Provide timely reminders for providers and patients.

  • Identify relevant subpopulations for proactive care.

  • Facilitate individual patient care planning.

  • Share information with patients and providers to coordinate care.

  • Monitor performance of practice team and care system


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What is needed in terms of technology? to Be:

The technology is not the issue!

It could be a :

  • shoebox full of 3x5 cards

  • a paper log of patient data

  • spreadsheet

  • simple database

  • web or LAN-based repository

  • electronic medical record


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What is the Issue? to Be:

Functionality!

Whatever you use must be able to deliver information that supports the practice team in the delivery of individual and population-based care


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For many of us, it will be a registry. to Be:

A registry is a list of patients and their relevant clinical data that can be sorted by a condition or set of conditions in order to improve and monitor the care of the population


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What a Registry Should Be to Be:

  • be quick to implement

  • be simple to use

  • be organized by patient; not disease, but responsive to disease populations

  • contain only data relevant to clinical practice

  • when necessary, make data entry simple and efficient

  • be easy to update from other automated data sources

  • assist with internal and external performance reporting

  • guide clinical care first, measurement second!


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What a Registry Should Not Be to Be:

  • try to emulate data load & functionality of an EMR

  • require an advanced training operate and maintain

  • not become the “obsession” of practice activity


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Can I use my EMR for what I need to do? Yes, if… to Be:

  • It provides access to lab data, dx test results, and across settings in your system.

  • Guidelines and prompts are included for needed services

  • You can identify populations and subpopulations of patients


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Can I…(cont.) to Be:

If…

  • Allows stratification of patients (complexity, disease severity for case management services)

  • Captures outcomes by provider

  • Captures all critical clinical information


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Reminders to Be:

Timely reminders for providers and patients


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Prompts to deliver evidence-based care. They can be delivered :

  • At the time of visit

  • Through population reports

  • Via exception reports


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Populations and sub-populations delivered :

Relevant for proactive care.


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Population-Based Care delivered :

  • Goal: Maximize the health outcomes of a defined population (all patients for one clinic, a provider panel, patients at risk)

  • Efforts are made to assure that all relevant members of a population receive needed services

  • Use info systems, planning and outreach



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Individual Care Planning delivered :

  • Having the right information readily available at the time of the encounter (patient summaries)

  • Having the right tools to create and track treatment plans both clinical and self-management

  • Ensuring the all routine care is delivered at the appropriate time


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Manifestations of care planning delivered :

  • Summaries provided to patients

  • Description of patient actions and provider actions

  • Shared care plan


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Share information delivered :

To coordinate care


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Avoiding miscommunication delivered :

Ensure understanding of the care processes across all parties

Reduce duplication of effort by care providers

Eliminate frustration caused by uncertainty of who is delivering what care when!


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Monitoring performance delivered :

Of the provider and system


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Use the CIS to: delivered :

  • Create population-specific reports

  • Facilitate external reporting requirements

  • Create dashboard reports of the practice as a whole


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CIS: Facts vs. Fears delivered :

Fear: Why do we have to have a registry?

Fact: Planned population-based care cannot be done without knowing your patient population and its key clinical data

Fact: Primary care teams that implement registries are more likely to improve processes of care for all chronic conditions

Fact: Teams with registries are less likely to lose patients to follow-up, and more likely to improve patient satisfaction as care improves


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CIS: Facts vs. Fears delivered :

Fear: I don’t need anyone telling me how to practice! I’m doing just fine with my patients!

Fact: Surveys show that providers consistently under estimate the numbers of patients with chronic disease in their practice

Fact: Surveys show that provider consistently over estimate their performance measures on process and clinical outcomes for chronically ill patients.

Fact: The two are interdependent.

Fact: Knowing you population of patients will help rectify this disparity.


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CIS: Facts vs. Fears delivered :

Fear: It’s just more work during our already hectic day!

Fact: Using a patient summary form from a Registry will actually reduce charting time and make the visit run more smoothly

Fact: The form gives a snapshot of past care, reminders of needed care and planning for future care all at the time of the visit

Fact: Teams with registries feel better prepared for visits since they have the patient information when and where they need it.


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CIS: Facts vs. Fears delivered :

Fear: This will cost me a fortune and there’s no return on investment!

Fact: Implementing a registry is simple, and there are economies of scale as you add more patients.

Fact: Registries facilitate populations-based care which improves outcomes and patient satisfaction

Fact: Planned care via the registry generates visits that are typically of higher intensity while reducing unexpected visits for acute exacerbations


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Making Clinical Information delivered :Work for You in Clinical Practice


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The Software delivered :

  • Assess available software for appropriate functionality

  • Install the software.

  • Identify training resources.

  • Highlight CIS importance to rest of team for buy-in


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The Chronic Illness Data Manager delivered :

  • Identify best person on team to manage the disease management information.

  • Choose person with computer skills and interest.

  • Define roles and responsibilities for manager.

  • Secure training for manager as needed.

  • Train a back-up.


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Populating a Registry delivered :

  • Use billing data and ICD9 codes to identify specific populations or build prospectively.

  • Download names and contact information into registry.

  • Establish process for regular population updates.


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Getting Clinical Data into the Registry delivered :

  • Define the relevant clinical data needs.

  • Use the visit for collecting non-automated data.

  • Develop and test data capture process.

  • Use chart audits judiciously.

  • Develop and test data entry process


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Using Data at Point of Care delivered :

  • Establish process for producing patient summary data for use at time of visit. (acute or planned)

  • Make sure summary is replacing other data capture processes to avoid double entry.

  • Ensure summary is on chart or in the exam room.

  • Does the summary work for various patient types?

  • Ensure new data is captured on the summary.

  • Develop process for new summary data to be entered into registry.


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Using Data for Care Reminders delivered :

  • Establish what you want “reminding” about.

  • Determine how you want to be reminded. (i.e, exception reports or individual patient prompts)

  • Identify team member responsible for monitoring reminders.

  • Create process for responding to reminders. (i.e., who calls patient, when and for what purpose)

  • Create process for updating/modifying reminders.


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Using Data to Monitor Performance delivered :

  • Determine what types of population reports are needed and reporting intervals.

  • Establish process for creating customized reports.

  • Who will generate reports?

  • Who receives reports?

  • Do the reports facilitate continued improvement?


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Keys to Success from Others That Have Implemented Registries delivered :

  • Everyone understands the clinical utility and supports the time involved in registry upkeep. Care management using registry data is a team approach

  • Dedicated time each week for primary team to use data

  • Data forms are clear, roles are assigned, data review time allotted.

  • Data are clinically relevant, and used for patient care first, and measurement second.

  • Data can be shared with patient to improve understanding of treatment plan.


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Keys to success for using an EMR delivered :

  • Participate in purchase and design decisions

  • Work up to full functionality (don’t turn all the reminders/prompts on at once!)

  • Get help from leadership and make sure the disease management needs are met.


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Barriers to CIS use delivered :

  • Lack of perceived value

  • Competing business and productivity demands

  • Lack of office flow expertise

  • Lack of information support

  • Lack of leadership support


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For More Information: delivered :

Please visit Improving Chronic Illness Care’s web site at

www.improvingchroniccare.org


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