Data Collection and Utilization: Strategies for Success in Any Practice

Data Collection and Utilization: Strategies for Success in Any Practice

Abstract:
Despite the wealth of data available, many health care providers struggle to effectively collect, understand and utilize this information. This session aims to address this gap by providing comprehensive insights into efficient data-collection practices, understanding different data structures and the strategic use of this data in clinical decision-making.

Learning Objectives:

  • Outline the methods and technologies used in health care data collection.
  • Distinguish between different types of data and their structures in health care.
  • Examine the various ways data is used to inform clinical decisions and improve patient care.
  • Discuss strategies for effectively communicating data findings to health care teams.
  • Provide a roadmap for implementing operational changes to adopt advanced data collection and analysis practices.

How is this session relevant to a variety of settings?
This session will explore the transformative role of data collection practices in various settings such as hospitals, clinics and research institutions. It will detail the methodologies, types of data and strategic implementation to optimize health care outcomes and operational efficiency.

Level:
Advanced

Domain(s):
Domain 5: Health Care Administration and Professional Responsibility

CEUs:
1.0 Category A

In order to earn your CEUs, you must watch the session video in its entirety and complete the assessment.

Anna Applegate, ATC

Anna J. Applegate is a digital transformation and operations specialist in the healthcare technology sector. After earning her BSc in Athletic Training from Boston University, she pivoted into healthcare tech. She's held pivotal roles in implementing the patient portal and ambulatory care in Northern Ireland and spearheading an interoperability initiative for Canadian customers during COVID-19. Leading teams of over 60 analysts in the customization of software and design of workflows,  Anna excels in guiding healthcare professionals in meaningful technology and data utilization. Since leaving Epic Systems, she has begun working with WaveOn to change the way Athletic Trainers deliver care. Her current focus lies in operations, scalability, and process strategy, emphasizing a 'people-first' approach and robust solution assessment. Anna's expertise makes her an influential voice in health technology, combining strategic vision with operational excellence.""

Anna J. Applegate is a digital transformation and operations specialist in the healthcare technology sector. After earning her BSc in Athletic Training from Boston University, she pivoted into healthcare tech. She's held pivotal roles in implementing the patient portal and ambulatory care in Northern Ireland and spearheading an interoperability initiative for Canadian customers during COVID-19.
 
Leading teams of over 60 analysts in the customization of software and design of workflows,  Anna excels in guiding healthcare professionals in meaningful technology and data utilization. Since leaving Epic Systems, she has begun working with WaveOn to change the way Athletic Trainers deliver care. Her current focus lies in operations, scalability, and process strategy, emphasizing a 'people-first' approach and robust solution assessment. Anna's expertise makes her an influential voice in health technology, combining strategic vision with operational excellence.



COPA Con 2024 Presentation:
Data Collection and Utilization: Strategies for Success in Any Practice

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