Data Mine Craft: How to Build

Presenters: Mike Baeske & Mona Reimers In a medical world overwhelmed with the creeps of regulations, evils of inefficiency, and penalties of merit based reporting, administrators and software developers must join forces to survive. This session will teach you how to transform your data resources into powerful tools that gain efficiencies and maximize profits. Centricity, SQL Server Reporting Services, Microsoft SQL Server Management Studios, Microsoft Excel, and Logical Innovations' Visual Form Editor will enable the crafting of such treasures which can be utilized throughout a practice in often surprising ways. Throughout the presentation, real examples and detailed instructions will provide the blue prints needed to implement your own solutions to slay the repetitive and daunting tasks that spawn rework, errors, and wasted time on a daily basis.

Data Mine Craft: What to Build

Presenters: Mona Reimers & Mike Baeske Beware!  The complicated and tricky workflows necessary to run a medical practice vary widely and if the wrong solutions are selected, any business could find itself way behind in the race for survival.  This is the first of two sessions that will provide examples and instruction on how to use SQL Server (a software program most practices already own) to create unique reporting tools that will banish dreaded re-work or completely eliminate the most evil antagonist - manual reporting.  Practice managers often feel that they are fighting monstrous regulations and villains who plot to drive up costs at every turn.  Running and rerunning reports to compile data is expensive, painful, time consuming, and often fall short of what is really needed to keep processes lean and the bottom line healthy.  Fear not!  The solutions are [...]