Now in its 10th 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, electronic prescribing and the electronic health record.
The agenda evolves each year in line with the industry developments and latest initiatives. This year, it will look beyond only implementation experiences and focuses in on what is new. Such as how the pandemic has accelerated system updates & upgrades and interesting customisations and innovations. The Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety final report due out on 26th February 2021 will provide an understanding as to where GPs and Pharmacists play a fundamental role in medication management whilst reducing patient errors. However, the use of digital technology and eMedication will sure to be highlighted as a way of enhancing care
Speakers will address the issues that they have faced during their optimisations and what they have done to combat these issues and how the vendor’s have redesigned.
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.
Our communities are keen to reconnect, network, and learn more than ever after months of disruption. We are excited to be moving back to face-to-face events but will continue to offer the option to attend the event virtually.
Clinical Applications Specialist - MedChart, Healthscope
Systems Pharmacist, Eastern Health
A/Prof Naren Gunja
CMIO & eMeds Clinical Lead, Western Sydney Health
eMeds Manager, Western Sydney Health LHD
Dr Juanita Breen
Consultant Pharmacist, Aged Care Quality Safety Commission (ACQSC)
Deputy Chief Pharmacy Information Officer, Alfred Health
Clinical Informatics Lead, Office of the Chief Clinical Information Officer, Clinical Excellence Queensland
former Director Digital Health, Healthscope, Clinical Information Systems Lead, Ramsay Health
A/Prof Reema Harrison
Centre for Health Systems and Safety at the Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Macquarie University
Healthcare Industry Manager, GS1
Pharmacy Lead - CLMM, The Sydney Children's Hospitals Network
National Clinical Systems, Opal Health Care
Electronic Medication Management & Pharmacy Automation Lead, SA Pharmacy
Senior EMR Pharmacist (Analyst), EMR Services Unit, Austin Health, VIC
A/Prof Morton Rawlin
Medical Director, Royal Flying Doctor Service, RACGP
Acting Senior Pharmacist: Information Management, Statewide Hospital Pharmacy, Royal Hobart Hospital
A/Prof Melissa Baysari
Associate Professor in Digital Health, University of Sydney
Chief Pharmacists, WA EMR Leadership Group, Perth Children’s Hospital, WA
Director & Principal Consultant, Brandwood CKC
Senior Project Officer, Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care
EMR Senior Analyst, eMM Team Lead, South Eastern Sydney Health
Electronic Medication Systems Pharmacist, Canberra Health Services, ACT
Pharmacist Subject Matter Expert, Department of Corporate and Digital Development, NT
District Director of Pharmacy & CPIO, Sydney LHD
Nurse Manager, The Children’s Hospital at Westmead
Clinical Informatician, SA Health
Director of Pharmacy, The Children’s Hospital at Westmead
Senior Pharmacist - Electronic Medication Management, Perth Children’s Hospital
Digital Health Principal Trainer, Monash Health
A/Prof Michael Franco
Chief Medical Information Officer, Monash Health
HS8 Product Manager, Modeus
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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
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