Identifying Patients


In order to support process improvements, it is essential that the right groups of patients are identified. The electronic medical record can be leveraged to identify patients in a practice and guide teams in decision making.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Use different methods to identify patients taking opioids in a practice
  2. Use data to help guide teams in decision making
  3. Prioritize a patient population to start process improvements with
  4. Apply Potentially Better Practices that support identifying patients taking opioids

Training Slides:

Identifying Patients


Download the EMR Guide to help you identify your patients.