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Join athenahealth for an exclusive dinner event to learn how athenahealth’s cloud-based EHR and practice management services can help your medical practice get more money and more control of patient care. This is a unique opportunity for Chicago Providers who have not yet selected an EHR to learn more about athenahealth and our Meaningful Use guarantee.

Join athenahealth to learn about:

  • What EHR Meaningful Use means for your practice—and how athenahealth guarantees eligible providers up to $44,000 in Medicare...

DATE: October 7, 2011
TIME: 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. (CST)


The Chicago Health Information Technology Regional Extension Center at Northwestern University and the American Medical Association presents part one of the webinar series: Quality Measurement from EHRs for the Ambulatory Practice. Are you interested in using clinical performance measures but are not sure how to get started, or what the benefits will be? Registration is open! Please click...

DATE: September 14, 2011
TIME: 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. (CST)

Join CHITREC co-executive director Dr. Abel Kho for a webinar in celebration of National Health IT week.

Achieving Meaningful Use Webinar Series: An Introduction to E-Prescribing
DATE: Wednesday, May 12th
TIME: 12:00PM - 1:00PM

Featured Speakers:

  • Larry Pawola, PharmD, Clinical Associate Professor, Biomedical and Health Information Sciences...

DATE: Thursday, May 26th, 2011
TIME: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
LOCATION: Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Prentice Women's Hospital, 250 E. Superior, Chicago, IL 60611

In order for a provider’s Electronic Medical Record system to meet the certification criteria for Meaningful Use, the EMR must demonstrate the ability to transmit electronically various data to public health, including reportable laboratory results and vaccine administration data. The...