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HealthIT

Practice Workflow/ Information Management Redesign Specialist

Implementation Manager

Trainer

HealthIT Faculty & Staff

Trainer


General Description

Workers in this Role design and  deliver training programs, using adult learning principles, to employees in  clinical and public health settings.

Suggested Background

The previous background of workers  in this Role includes experience as a health professional, health information  management specialist, or medical librarian. . Experience as a trainer in the  classroom is also desired.


Competencies
Workers in this Role will be able  to:
  • Be  able to use a range of health IT applications, preferably at an expert level.
  • Communicate  clearly both health and IT concepts as appropriate, in language the  learner/user can understand.
  • Apply  a user-oriented approach to training, reflecting the need to empathize with the  learner/user.
  • Assess  training needs and competencies of learners.
  • Accurately  assess employees’ understanding of training, particularly through observation  of use both in and out of classroom.
  • Design  lesson plans, structuring active learning experiences for users and creating  use cases that effectively train employees through an approach that closely  mirrors actual use of the HIT in the patient care setting.
  • Maintain  accurate records of training events.
  • Maintain  accurate training records of the users and develop learning plans for further  instruction.

Training

Classes and schedule will be determined by the students background, either a HealthCare or IT .

Trainer ( HealthCare )

  • Component   4 - Introduction to Information and Computer Science
  • Component   6 - Health Management Information Systems
  • Component 15 -  Usability and Human Factors
  • Component 16 -  Professionalism/Customer Service in the Health Environment
  • Component 20 - Training  and Instructional Design
  • Elective*

Trainer ( IT )

  • Component   1 - Introduction to Health Care and Public Health in the U.S.
  • Component   2 - The Culture of Health Care
  • Component 15 - Usability and Human Factors
  • Component 16 -  Professionalism/Customer Service in the Health Environment
  • Component 20 - Training  and Instructional Design
  • Elective
    *Choose one other HealthIT Component from the NPCC Schedule of Components