Training Topics

Training Topics

DI offers a variety of training topics for each of its registry software products. In addition to the regularly scheduled web-based sessions, customized courses can be developed upon request. DI classes can be presented in either an on-line or in-person format.

Review DI’s training method options
Review full web-based training schedule

Please note that training for DI’s V5 Collector Trauma Registry and for Outcomes V5 is currently being scheduled by DI’s project management team.


DI Report Writer

 


(Sessions presented monthly)

DI Report Writer Training Overview

Module 1: DI Vocabulary and Report Writer Concepts
Designed for new report writing, this session provides instruction on how to analyze requests for report and select the appropriate Report Writer objects to generate the report. The session will also introduce Standard Reports and Data Table Reports, providing instruction for generating output for each, along with an introduction to single-line queries.
Prerequisites: None

Module 2: Creating Powerful Queries
This session provides instruction for creating queries that are used to select various patient groups. Queries utilizing built-in tools, such as “Each”, “One or More”, “Not”, “Not Equal To” will be discussed, as well as methods for using combinations of queries, queries for data completeness, defining ranges and more.
Prerequisites: Familiarity with analyzing data requests and a basic understanding of single search queries.

Module 3: Gathers & Coded Variables
Gathers and Coded Variables enable users to create groupings which can be used within queries and reports. This session provides instruction for creating and using these Report Writer features.
Prerequisites: A familiarity with analyzing data requests.

Module 4: Statistical Reports
Instruction will concentrate on the process of creating a statistical report using functions such as average, minimum, maximum, and percentages.
Prerequisites: Familiarity with analyzing data requests and a basic understanding of single search queries.

Module 5: Combining the Concepts
During this session, users will create solutions for various sample data requests using the skills and tools covered in Modules 1-5.
Prerequisites: Familiarity with analyzing report requests, running standard reports, creating data table reports and statistical reports.


Outcomes Case Management Software for DI V4 Trauma Registry Products

 


Web sessions presented upon request.

Outcomes for DI V4 Registry Products

The Outcomes Tracking System (“Outcomes”) is available for use with either the Collector or NTRACS trauma registry software.

Module 1: Configuration, Concepts and Letters
Module 1 provides training on the set up and use of the Outcomes module. The session includes instructions for accessing the Outcomes registry, managing accounts and system setup, creating and using of referral letters, managing and editing system options, managing contact lists, and several other administrative functions.
Prerequisites: None

Module 2: Issue-Based Queries for Outcomes
Module 2 focuses on writing reports from the Outcomes software using the DI Report Writer for Outcomes. Topics for this session include a review of using standard reports within the Outcomes DI Report Writer and instructions for creating issue-based filtering questions through queries.
Please review Prerequisites!
A familiarity of how to analyze data requests. (See DI Report Writer Module 1)
An understanding of how to use single criteria search and run a report. (See DI Report Writer Module 2)
Knowledge of using various query functions. (See DI Report Writer Module 3)


Collector CV4

 


Web sessions presented upon request.

CV4 Training Overview

Module 1: Set Up & Configuration
Provides overview of CV4 administrative and registry modules, roles, users and accounts, menu configurations, audit logs and other admin functions.
Prerequisites: None

Module 2: Data Collection
General topics include accessing the registry, software navigation, browse feature, record management, validity checks, scoring system review, etc.
Prerequisites: None


NTRACS v4 Trauma Registry

 


Web sessions presented upon request.

NTRACS V4 Training Overview

Module 1: Set Up & Configuration
Provides overview of NTRACS administrative and registry modules, roles, users and accounts, menu configurations, and other admin functions.
Prerequisites: None

Module 2: Data Collection
Instructs attendees in the access and use of the registry module, software navigation, browse feature, record management, validity checks, etc.
Prerequisites: None


Burn v6

 


Web sessions presented monthly.

Administrative Module
Topics include administrative functions such as management of user accounts, configuration of custom data elements, and local menu configuration.
Prerequisites: None

Registry Module
The registry module will instruct users with many general features used for data entry and record management, such as screen navigation and data entry keystrokes, logic rules, system setup, zip code management, and editing, adding and searching records.
Prerequisites: None