Information Technology and Data Management

Publish Date: October 12, 2009 | Content Areas: Technology | Tags: Analytics, Data Standards, MMIS | Formats: eLearning Course

Member Price: $79 | Non-Member Price: $99
CPE Credit: 1
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This course provides an overview of various types and uses of information technology (IT) in supply chain management. It is intended for staff members who are new to IT applications in the supply chain or those who wish to enhance their knowledge. The course describes Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) and key transactions, current initiatives in supply data classification and synchronization, identifies point-of-use inventory management systems, and explores the advantages of the Internet in today’s business environment. Finally, it provides an overview of new technologies and systems, including Radio Frequency Identification (RFID), bar-coding, and computerized physician order entry (CPOE).

This course is also available as part of the CMRP Bundle.

Learning Objectives

  • Explain common supply chain system standards and the benefits they provide.
  • Apply common supply chain data standards (e.g., GLN, GTIN, FDA, UDI) to your organization's MMIS.
  • Define the common ANSI X.12 EDI transaction sets.
  • Collaborate with Information Technology and Health Information Management to facilitate records management storage, archival and retrieval including Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) compliance.