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Portland Area RPMS Training

Program Type: Local Effort - Programs and/or activities that have not been evaluated but are identified by local programs as producing positive results.

This course will provide an overview of the Behavioral Health System of the RPMS. The rationale for provider entry of patient data versus data entry by clerical staff will be discussed. Hands-on training will be provided using the different menu options for entering data into the RPMS system. Definitions of the different terms used for correctly coding data for statistical and billing purposes will be provided. The linkage between PCC and the Behavioral Health Module will be reviewed in relationship to concerns about patient confidentiality, statistical reporting, and billing. Options for generating and reviewing health summaries, visits, medications, and updating patient information will be exercised. A brief introduction to treatment planning and report generation will be included.

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Name: Mary Brickell
Site or Location Name: RPMS Community Health Representative Training for Northwest Tribes
Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board 527 SW Hall, Suite 300
Portland, OR 00000
Phone: 5033265592