2022 Stronger - P121- Vaccine Tracking and Administration: Real-Time Data Drives Safety and Efficiency - On Demand
Texas Children’s Hospital (TCH) provides employee and patient immunizations throughout the enterprise in the Houston and Austin greater metropolitan areas of Texas. The SARS-CoV-2 pandemic initiated rapid mobilization of vaccine research, production and implementation. The TCH pharmacy informatics team developed and reallocated technological solutions to track vaccine procurement, distribution and administration. The project was designed to leverage medication management technology to capture data in each step of the medication use process. Data from multiple sources was integrated to provide real-time insight into inventory and patient vaccination statuses to drive leadership decision-making for resource allocation.
- Healthcare Executives
- Healthcare Quality Professionals
- Pharmacy Technicians
- Other Healthcare Professionals
Discuss methods to rapidly implement technological solutions and overcome barriers in vaccine administration.
Illustrate the compilation of data to drive executive-level decisions for resource allocation.
Glenn George, MBA, Application Architect, Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, TX
Roxanne Looper, CPhT, System Analyst, Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, TX
Vizient, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.50 contact hours for Pharmacists.
Universal Activity Number: JA0006103-0000-22-074-H06-P
Pharmacy Technicians (CPE)
Vizient, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.50 contact hours for pharmacy technicians.
Universal Activity Number: JA0006103-0000-22-074-H06-T
Healthcare Executives (ACHE)
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Healthcare Quality Professionals (CPHQ)
This activity is approved by NAHQ® for 0.50 CPHQ CE credits.
Other Healthcare Professionals (General CE Credit)
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- 0.50 ACHE
- 0.50 ACPE Pharmacist
- 0.50 ACPE Pharmacy Technician
- 0.50 CPHQ – Certified Professional Healthcare Quality
- 0.50 General CE – Attendance