Empowering the Epic End User for Clinical Informatics (CLN2020v) November 10, 2021

November 10, 2021

Statement of Need and Purpose

Healthcare is changing quickly with the electronic health record (EHR) matching this rapid pace. Every user of the electronic health record can be a more efficient user. Many Clinical Informaticists currently are lacking the knowledge/skills to identify and promote clinician efficiencies.

This course builds upon the content in CLN102/102-Focused and exposes learners to numerous tips and tricks of the trade and provides opportunities for application.

Elements of Competence

This CE activity has been designed to change learner competence and focuses on the Institute of Medicine areas of utilizing informatics and the Interprofessional and Nursing areas of roles/responsibilities.

    Intended Audience

    This course is intended for Clinical Informaticists who use Epic's EHR in their daily workflow.

    Learning Objectives

    Following this training, learners will be able to:

    • Describe the purpose and value of empowering Epic End Users.
    • Identify common ways to personalize the EHR experience for clinicians.
    • Apply pocket guide tips to case-based scenarios and select appropriate methods to personalize the EHR.

    Additional Information

    Course summary
    Available credit: 
    • 3.75 ANCC Contact Hours
    • 3.75 University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours
    Registration opens: 
    Course expires: 
    Event starts: 
    11/10/2021 - 8:00am CST
    Event ends: 
    11/10/2021 - 12:00pm CST

    Agenda  -  Empowering the EPIC End User for Clinical Informaticists (CLN2020v)

    *This is a four-hour instructor led course taught over a live webcast with one 15-minute break.

    Course topics:

    • Hyperspace Personalization Tips
    • Inpatient: Patient Lists Tips
    • Ambulatory: Multi-Provider Schedule Tips
    • Review the Chart Tips
    • Notecrafting Using Epic SmartTools
    • Order Efficiency Tips
    • Flowsheet Efficiency Tips
    Live Webcast

    This course will be held live via WebCast.

    Planning Committee Members, Trainers and ICEP Staff


    Haley Adams, Epic Trainer

    Course Director/Trainer

    Nina Berge, BA, Administrative Assistant, University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Nursing

    ICEP Staff

    Adam Heidke, Epic Trainer


    Kirsti Johanson, Epic Trainer


    Angie Johnson, Epic Trainer


    Katie Lee, Epic Events and Design Coordinator

    Planning Committee Member

    Tracy Mrochek, MPA, RN, Program Coordinator, University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Nursing

    ICEP Staff

    Megan Nelson, Epic Trainer

    Planning Committee Member/Trainer

    Stuart Paulak, Epic Trainer


    Tyler Powers, Epic Trainer


    Gregg Springan, RN, Epic Nurse Executive

    Planning Committee Member

    Policy on Disclosure

    It is the policy of the University of Wisconsin–Madison Interprofessional Continuing Education Partnership (ICEP) to identify, mitigate and disclose all relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies* held by the speakers/presenters, authors, planners, and other persons who may influence content of this accredited continuing education (CE). In addition, speakers, presenters and authors must disclose any planned discussion of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation. 

    For this accredited continuing education activity all relevant financial relationships have been mitigated and detailed disclosures are listed below:

    Epic CLN Course Planning Committee and Speaker Disclosure

    * Ineligible companies are those whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on, patients. The ACCME does not consider providers of clinical services directly to patients to be commercial interests.

    The University of Wisconsin provides equal opportunities in employment and programming, including Title IX requirements. The University of Wisconsin fully complies with the legal requirements of the ADA and the rules and regulations thereof. If any participant in this educational activity is in need of accommodations, please contact info@icep.wisc.edu.

    Discloser List CME Internal Report

    Accreditation Statement

    In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the University of Wisconsin–Madison Interprofessional Continuing Education Partnership (ICEP) and Epic. The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

    Credit Designation Statements

    American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

    The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this Internet Live activity for a maximum of 3.75 ANCC contact hours.

    Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

    The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP, as a member of the University Professional & Continuing Education Association (UPCEA), authorizes this program for .375 CEUs or 3.75 hours.

    Available Credit

    • 3.75 ANCC Contact Hours
    • 3.75 University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours

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    Required Hardware/software

    All Epic training sessions use a current release of the application. If your organization is using an older version of the software, you will likely encounter some discrepancies between the features and functionality you learn at Epic and what is actually available in your system.