Cambridge Health Alliance: Improving Patient Safety and Physician Satisfaction with EPCS
July 25th, 2017 2:00PM EDT
Attend this webinar to hear Cambridge Health Alliance's Arthur Ream III, CISO and Director of IT Applications, discuss the strategies used to integrate a fully DEA compliant solution for electronic prescribing of controlled substances directly within their EMR, while also driving physician adoption.
In this webinar you’ll learn:
CHA’s drivers for implementing EPCS, the challenges it faced, and results
How to eliminate dual prescribing workflows and improve provider satisfaction with Hands Free Authentication
Best practices for a successful EPCS integration in your own organization
Arthur Ream III
Director of IT Applications and CISO
Cambridge Health Alliance
Arthur Ream is the Chief Information Security Officer and Director of Information Technology Applications at Cambridge Health Alliance, in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He has been in healthcare for 15 years in various IT positions at UMass Memorial Healthcare – University of Massachusetts Medical School, Youville Rehabilitation Hospital (Spaulding Rehab Affiliate), and Jewish Memorial Hospital and Rehabilitation. He returned to Boston, accepting a position at Cambridge Health Alliance as a Chief Information Security Officer and Director of IT Applications. He currently holds this dual role overseeing a multi-disciplined team of analysts managing a portfolio of applications, integration and information security for the organization. He is a regular speaker and panelist for Bentley University’s Executive Leadership Program, and International Program with Tilburg University and Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands.
Sponsored by: Imprivata
Imprivata, the healthcare IT security company, provides healthcare organizations globally with a platform that delivers authentication management, fast access to patient information, secure communications, and positive patient identification. Imprivata enables care providers to securely and efficiently access, communicate, and transact patient health information to address critical compliance and security challenges while improving productivity and the patient experience.
Senior Product Manager
Kyle Vernest is the senior product manager for Imprivata Confirm ID™. He has more than 10 years of experience in healthcare IT security, including expertise in the DEA requirements and best practices for electronic prescribing of controlled substances (EPCS). Kyle is a graduate of the University of Guelph, and the University of Toronto.