2020-07-29 Webinar: Data Analytics: Why It Is Important in Health Care

Jul 29, 2020 11:30am -
Jul 29, 2020 12:30pm

Event Description

Registration Fees, Form, & Details

Date:  Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Time: 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM  (PT)

Program Description
The health care industry is under going huge changes and health care data analysts play a central role in this transformation. The drivers of these changes are costs, quality, the aging population and longevity, demand for health care value and transparency and population health management. Data analysis is a growing area for health information management (HIM) professionals. We have the talent, skills and knowledge to produce the information needed to improve business processes in health care.

This webinar will:

  • Explain what data and data analysis are;
  • Define the process of data analysis;
  • Review the tools used by data analysts for better outcomes;
  • Describe how to tell a story and make a conclusion about the data;
  • Discuss the use of data analytics in health care; and
  • Provide an example of live data analysis.

Continuing Education
This program has been approved for 1.0 continuing education units (CEUs) for use in fulfilling the continuation education requirements of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), 
American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) and Board of Registered Nursing (BRN). HIIM Domain: Informatics, Analytics, and Data Use

Svetlana Woersching, MBA, RHIA, CCS, CPC
Coding Quality Analyst; Optum, UnitedHealth Group

Svetlana is an HIM professional with more than 15 years of experience in areas of data analytics, coding, and auditing in many health care settings. At present, she works for Optum, UnitedHealth Group as a coding quality analyst, quality improvement on different compliance projects for San Diego County, and developing training materials for providers to improve clinical documentation and audit outcomes. Svetlana has been an active member of AHIMA, CHIA and SDHIA.

Event Type:Webinar
Early registration ends on Jul 29, 2020.
Regular registration starts on Jul 30, 2020 and ends on Jul 29, 2020.
Late registration starts on Jul 30, 2020.
(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada), Tijuana