2019 OCHIN Learning Forum

Portland, Oregon
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
CME Credit
Ask-an-Analyst Labs
Provider Personalization
Access to OCHIN Staff
First-time Attendees

Get access to experts on a range of health care workflow, information technology, and reporting best practices. We’re dedicated to creating a dynamic, collaborative environment that will help you go back to your clinic or organization better armed for success.

Thanks to your feedback, the following are additional highlights for 2019:
  • More member panels to share learnings
  • Keynote presentations on relevant topics
  • The addition of a Population Health Analyst drop-in lab, plus a drop-in lab for questions on the Epic upgrade coming in May 2019
  • In-person Workgroup Meetings
  • The return of the lunch topic tables and Open House at OCHIN Headquarters
  • 50+ sessions covering Compliance and Regulatory, Health Equity, Learning Health System, Patient Engagement, Payment Reform, Population Health, Quality Improvement, and Revenue Cycle/Finance.
  • Opening Plenary from Abby Sears, OCHIN CEO, powerful keynotes, technical sessions, and member-led sessions to share experiences and best practices.
  • Sessions dedicated to Epic and NextGen, plus technology-agnostic sessions to benefit all members.
CME Credit
  • CME credits for most break-out sessions (on average 12 AAFP Prescribed credits/Category 1 CME credits available).
Ask-an-Analyst Labs
  • One-on-one appointments for technical assistance from OCHIN analysts for:
    • Billing
    • Epic - Clinical
    • Epic - Population Health
    • Epic - Reporting
    • Epic - Revenue Cycle
    • Epic - Training Environment
    • Epic - Upgrade
    • NextGen - CHCs
    • NextGen - Planned Parenthood Affiliates
    • NextGen - Population Health
    • NextGen - Revenue Cycle  
Provider Personalization
  • Provider Personalization ‘Wrench it!’ lab to personalize your Epic workspace with the guidance of an OCHIN optimization champion. Get your production environment set up for the way you like to work.
Access to OCHIN Staff
  • OCHIN ‘expo’ offering technology demos and information about our Research, Telehealth, and Professional Services.
  • Open House at OCHIN Headquarters where you can easily meet staff from Quality Improvement, Billing Services, Research, the Technology teams, the Network Operations Center, and more.
  • Network with 450 of your peers, OCHIN staff members, and technology partners.
  • Share ideas and learn from a broad range of peers in the OCHIN Collaborative, including:
    • Clinical and non-clinical staff and leadership
    • Administrative, operational and financial leadership
    • Technical leadership
    • Quality improvement professionals
    • Site specialists
    • Practice managers
    • IT directors
    • Compliance and privacy officers
    • Billing managers
    • Health information managers
  • Meet your fellow Workgroup participants in person at the Thursday morning Workgroup meetings.
  • Find others with shared interests and challenges through lunchtime topic tables – sign up onsite.
  • Mingle at the Open House happy hour and Wednesday happy hour at the Hilton.
  • Message fellow attendees through the conference mobile app.
First-time Attendees
If you are new to the Learning Forum, the following are some helpful hints for getting the most from the experience.
  • Download the conference mobile app before you arrive – the link will be emailed 2 weeks prior to the Learning Forum. The app has the conference agenda, networking event details, and can be used to message other attendees.
  • Need one-on-one technical assistance or have questions about revenue cycle, the Epic upgrade, population health, and more? Sign up for a 30-minute appointment with an OCHIN analyst onsite when you pick up your conference badge.
  • When you pick up your conference badge onsite, sign up for lunchtime topic tables to meet attendees with a shared interest. We typically have tables on Meaningful Use, Social Determinants of Health, Value Based Payments, HIE, PCMH, and more.
  • You can learn about technology partners in the sponsor expo area located near the conference registration desk.
  • If you have any questions onsite, stop by the conference registration desk in the Plaza Foyer. It is staffed during all conference hours.

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