Episode 13: Electronic Health Record Utilization in ADRD Early Detection

Episode Description

In today’s episode host Raj Shah, MD talks with UI Health’s Chief Health Information Officer Karl Kochendorfer, MD, FAAFP, FAMIA about leveraging Health IT and your Electronic Health Record (EHR) for managing and detecting patients at risk for Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias.

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe tools that can be used to screen for dementia, discreetly stored within the EHR and tracked over time.
  • Discuss future directions and the use of AI for the early detection of ADRD.

Host:  Raj Shah, MD – Professor, Family & Preventive Medicine at the Rush Alzheimer’s Disease Center at Rush University
Guests: Karl Kochendorfer, MD, FAAFP, FAMIA – Assistant Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs; Chief Health Information Officer; Associate Chief Medical Officer Associate; Professor of Clinical Family and Community Medicine University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System (UI Health)
Ravishankar K. Iyer, PhD – George and Ann Fisher Distinguished Professor of Engineering and Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at University of Illinois Urbana Champaign, Affiliate faculty at Mayo Clinic and Carle College of Medicine


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