Health Information Technology Education
From charting in the electronic health record system to remote patient monitoring and complying with the 21st Century Cures Act, technology is a part of the modern child and adolescent psychiatrist’s daily practice. Here are various educational resources to help the child and adolescent psychiatrist.
Electronic Health Records
Basics of Electronic Health Records
This section includes information on why AACAP members should adopt EHRs, including information on the CMS/National initiatives, privacy concerns, and getting started with an EHR.
Choosing an Electronic Health Record
This section provides resources to help you select an EHR best suited for your practice needs.
APA’s Resource Page on EHR Selection
This section discusses the member forums where clinicians can see what other programs and places are doing to improve documentation, surveys and measurement based care.
AACAP News Articles by Topic
AACAP Facts for Families by Topic
Browse the collection of relevant AACAP Facts for Families documents for patients, which explore various technology considerations including telehealth, EHRs and treatment in the digital age.
Other Texts and Resources
Looking for more? Consider these additional resources to learn more about technology, HIT, and psychiatry.