Now in its 9th year, this is the only event of its kind to provide a platform for a wide mix of decision makers to network and discuss the latest in electronic medication management and electronic prescribing.
The agenda evolves each year in line with the industry developments and latest initiatives. It looks beyond only implementation experiences and focuses in on what is new i.e. interesting customisations and innovations, how sites are managing complexities and the work being done in speciality areas.
Critically, it brings together a diverse cross section of decision makers from pharmacists to nursing staff, medical staff, IT support and project teams.
This is reflected in the high level and wide ranging multidisciplinary perspectives featured in the conference program.
SPONSORSHIP & EXHIBITION OPPORTUNITIES
Exciting sponsorship & exhibition opportunities are now available for the eMedication Management Conference.
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Professor Johanna Westbrook
Director - Centre for Health Systems & Safety Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation
Deputy Chief Pharmacy Information Officer, Alfred Health
A/Director of Pharmacy Services, Central Adelaide LHN, SA Pharmacy
Director Digital Health, Healthscope
Systems Pharmacist, Eastern Health
Healthcare Industry Manager, GS1
Head of Pharmacy Informatics and Automation at Fakeeh Care Group and Acting Pharmacy Director, Fakeeh University Hospital, DUBAI
Clinical Informatics Director – Allied Health Lead, Digital Metro North, Metro North Hospital and Health Service
Clinical Informatics Pharmacist, Uniting Care Health
Implementation Manager, Information Communications & Technology, Northern Sydney Local Health District and Central Coast Local Health District
Intensive Care Specialist, Deputy Chief Medical Informatics Officer, Alfred Health
Specialist Pharmacist - eMedicines Management, St Vincent's Hospital, Sydney
Associate Professor in Digital Health, The University of Sydney
Medication Safety Pharmacist at Caboolture Hospital, QLD and EMM Evaluation Pharmacist, Metro North Hospital and Health Service
Senior Specialist Pharmacist: Information Management, Statewide Hospital Pharmacy, Tasmanian Health Service
CMIO & eMeds Clinical Lead, Western Sydney Health
Dr Jennifer Stevens
Anaesthetist and Pain Medicine Specialist, St Vincent's Hospitals Sydney
Senior EMR Pharmacist (Analyst), Austin Health
Dr Magda Raban
Senior Research Fellow, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Macquarie University
Pharmacy Team Leader, Implementation and Business Change, Electronic Medical Record Project, SA Health
Associate Professor - Patient Safety Informatics, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Macquarie University
EMR Senior Analyst, eMM Team Lead, South Eastern Sydney Health
Director, Medicines Safety Program, Australian Digital Health Agency
eHealth and Medication Safety, Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care
Senior Consultant Pharmacist - Digital Solutions & Cancer Services, Queensland Health
Clinical Information Systems, Canberra Hospital and Health
Director, Scientific Evaluation Branch, Medicines Regulation Division, Therapeutic Goods Administration
Electronic Medication Systems Pharmacist, Canberra Health Services
Chief Pharmacists, Perth Children's Hospital
Clinical Safety Officer, Northern Territory Government
Principal Advisor, Real-Time Prescription Monitoring Implementation Regulation, Health Protection and Emergency Management Division, Department of Health and Human Services
Senior Project Manager-Acacia Safety and Quality, Department of Health
Dr Andrew Horwood
GP Specialist, Pain Management, SafeScript GP Clinical Advisor, Read St Medical Clinic
Director, Electronic Medication Management Section, Pharmaceutical Policy Branch, Pharmaceutical Benefits Division, Department of Health
Associate Director of Pharmacy, Peninsula Health
General Manager, Debetrek Health
CEO, Modeus IT
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Improving Efficiency of Outpatient Pharmacy Services with Pharmacy Robots – Learnings from Doha, Qatar
Mohamed Magoury, Head of Pharmacy Informatics and Automation at Fakeeh Care Group and Acting Pharmacy Director, Fakeeh University Hospital, DUBAI
The Al Wakra Hospital Pharmacy Department based in Doha, Qatar is one of the most advanced in the Middle East, with inpatient, sterile compounding, outpatient and satellite pharmacies serving more than 40 specialties. One of the most exciting innovations has been the introduction of pharmacy robots. In the outpatient pharmacy, integration of Rowa with Cerner PharmNet Retail has improved dispensing accuracy and medication safety, while reducing the average waiting time by up to 80 %.
“Rowa’s ability to store both lot and expiry date information for every medication in the device database has greatly improved our management of expired medications, reducing expired
stock wastage and improving patient safety.”
Mohamed Magoury, RPh, PMP, CPHIMS, Pharmacy Informatics Officer, Al Wakra Hospital, Hamad Medical Corporation, Doha
To read more about the challenges, the solution and the outcome of the introduction of this technology, download the summary report here.
“Great over view of current position of eMM in Australia.”
Quality Improvement Officer, St Vincent’s Private Hospital
“Some great outcomes – fantastic to share with us.”
Nurse Educator, Alfred Health
“Lots of content provided in an engaging way.”
EMM Project Coordinator, Cabrini Health
“Good Practical presentations, with thought provoking issues.”
Manager – Quality, Strategy & Development Australian Medicines Handbook
“Lessons learnt from various sites can be used and coordinated for all the young eMM projects.”
eMM Design Manager, Western Sydney Health District
“A highlight was the presentations that gave us a view of where the future of eMM can take us and current experience in Australian Hospitals with implementation of eMM and primary robotics.”
Acting Chief Pharmacist, Princess Margaret Hospital
Pre-Conference Workshop | Wednesday 4th March 2020
How Can Clinicians Leverage Digital Health Technologies to Improve Clinical Care?
The Australian Digital Health Agency is pleased to be hosting an interactive workshop focusing on the evolving digital health technologies and potential for these to improve coordination of care and patient outcomes.
- Role of the Agency in driving the digital health agenda and progress on key initiatives such as My Health Record and Medicines Safety
- Highlight the widespread uptake and engagement with My Health Record across the healthcare sector including its use in public and private settings
- Discuss new My Health Record features released to clinicians, e.g. Pharmacist Shared Medicines List and consolidated diagnostic imaging and pathology view introducing further efficiencies
- Update on electronic prescribing and approach to implementation
- Explore strategies to embed the use of digital health technologies in practice
Vandana Chandnani, Manager, Provider Adoption, ADHA
Kate Ellis, Manager, Provider Adoption ADHA
when & where
05 - 06 Mar 2020
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Sydney NSW 2000
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