Change Management and the Project Life Cycle in Health

Date: 09/18/2023
Start Time: 2:45pm
End Time: 3:45pm
Room: Palm 1-3
Track: Tribal Health Information Management
Speakers: Justin Tafoya

Change management takes into account the various barriers to success. In health, change and project management present an even bigger challenge. When done properly, change management lays out a step-by-step process to identify a challenge, make changes, and execute successfully. In planning ahead for new EHRs, Technology, Innovation, and all changes….a Change Management Committee is a must! Healthcare project managers oversee a variety of projects—from new construction to improving emergency response rates to new EHR systems—and must manage people, schedules, and budgets to turn ideas into realities. This role requires strong interpersonal skills, a high level of organization, and excellent problem-solving abilities. With changes ahead for everyone, this session is a must attend.