20-21 August 2018 | Pullman Melbourne Albert Park
Speaker Information:

Janette Gogler


Senior Nursing Information Officer
Monash Health


4:20 PM CASE STUDY: Insight into Monash Health’s Comprehensive Change Management Strategy in Light of their Major EMR Implementation

Implementing an EMR is an enormous change management project. A key component for success is to have a well structured preimplementation process in place at the design stage and to carry it throughout the entire lifecycle of the project. In this session, Janette will discuss their EMR implementation journey and change management strategy:

  • Key challenges they have faced across system complexity, managing the shift in culture and workplace and closing the gap in digital competencies in light of new digital working environments
  • Establishing nurses as the largest workforce to be change champions and enable a smooth transition into the digital phase
  • Leveraging off standardised nursing language across the 5 hospitals to create consistency in the EMR

11:00 AM The Emerging Role of the Chief Nursing Information Officer

This presentation will delve into the emerging prominence of Chief Nursing Information Officers (CNIOs) in today’s healthcare IT environment. In this session, Janette will:

  • Discuss why the CNIO role is pivotal for health services embarking or sustaining a digital ecosystem
  • Define the difference between the CNIO role and other nursing informatics positions and the skill sets necessary for the CNIO role
  • Discuss how to build and justify a business case for overcoming the lack of senior management support on the need for the CNIO role
  • Explore the CNIO role in response to EMR and other technologies that can enhance productivity and patient care

12:00 PM EXPERT PANEL DISCUSSION: How to Leverage the Full Potential of Nursing Informatics

This panel will explore how to use nursing informatics more effectively to improve stakeholder communication for more transparent and efficient patient flow and improved patient care. Discussion points will include:

  • Resources required to aggregate robust data and translate into meaningful interpretations
  • Identifying data that is fit for purpose for frontline clinicians to mitigate clinical patient risk
  • The need for nurses to become data astute and closing the skills gap with focused and continuous training
  • Achieving transparent patient flow information, accurate scheduling and patient transfer in real time across your healthcare facility
  • Ability for demand management through predictive analytics capability
  • Requirements enabling benchmarking from EMR’s for measuring quality of nursing care outcomes

2:30 PM CASE STUDY: The Emerging Role of the Chief Nursing Information Officer

This presentation will delve into the emerging prominence of Chief Nursing Information Officers (CNIOs) in today’s healthcare IT environment. In this session, Janette will:

  • Discuss why the CNIO role is pivotal for health services embarking or sustaining a digital ecosystem
  • Define the difference between the CNIO role and other nursing informatics positions and the skill sets necessary for the CNIO role
  • Discuss how to build and justify a business case for overcoming the lack of senior management support on the need for the CNIO role
  • Explore the CNIO role in response to EMR and other technologies that can enhance productivity and patient care


Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Janette.

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