The Stepping Stones to Clinical Informatics: A Three-Part Series - Specialty Areas and Org. Structures (2 of 3)

October 22, 6:00pm, PDT - 7:30pm, PDT

Conducted Virtually via Zoom



The Stepping Stones to Clinical Informatics: A Three-Part Series

This series is a continuation of “Bridge to Informatics” from 2019 and will include presentations and panels related to clinical informatics education, job roles, and certifications. The series will also include networking opportunities while adding educational topics such as workflow, telehealth, digital health, clinical decision support. This series is open to anyone, including clinicians, who are interested in informatics, telehealth, digital health.

Part 1: Informatics Programs
Objective: To learn and inform attendees of various clinical informatics programs. Also discussed is how to differentiate between clinical informatics and nursing informatics programs and degrees.

Part 2: Clinical Informatics 101: Understanding Specialty Areas at Various Organizations

Objective: To learn and inform about the various job roles within hospitals, health organizations within the clinical informatics world. Topics will include “day in the life” or our panelist of clinicians, workflow charts (tying in clinical informatics job roles) from different organizations.

Speakers [Bios Here]

Andrew Bussman

Clinical Informatics Specialist
UW Medicine

Kristina de la Cruz

Credentialed EHR Trainer
Pivot Point Consulting

James Jones

Vice President of Patient Care Services and Nursing, Operations UW Valley Medical Center

Syreeta Kinnard

Health Analytics Consultant
UnitedHealth Group


Matt Miller

Data Analyst
Navigating Cancer

Sanjit Misra 

Director of Product Management
Navigating Cancer

Kathy Parenteau

Credentialed Epic Trainer
UW Medicine


Part 3: Clinical Informatics Certifications and Resources

Objective: To provide certification opportunities and education to those who are interested (ANCC, CPHIMS, CAHIMS)