GCC HIMSSS Webinar: The National Quality Registry Network: increasing the use and usefulness of clinical registries

March 3, 12:00pm, CST - 1:00pm, CST


Non-member Price: 

Seth Blumenthal, MBA, National Quality Registry Network (NQRN®) Program Manager, will be presenting.  Mr. Blumenthal will provide an overview of clinical registries and the NQRN, a voluntary network of organizations operating registries and others interested in increasing the usefulness of clinical registries to measure and improve patient health outcomes.  Mr. Blumenthal will be covering topics including an introduction to clinical registries, the varied organizations that participate in the NQRN through its Council, the work that NQRN has accomplished since its founding in 2011, what’s next for 2015, and how to get involved.  A discussion will follow.

Event Objectives:

  •  Learn about clinical registries and their role in improving health outcomes
  •  Understand the NQRN and the organizations that participate in the network
  •  Learn how the NQRN has helped increase the use and usefulness of registries
  •  Review the NQRN’s work to date and understand how to get involved 

Seth Blumenthal, MBA

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Seth Blumenthal is the Program Manager of the National Quality Registry Network (NQRN).  Mr. Blumenthal provides strategic planning and program development leadership as well as staff support for the NQRN.  Prior to his work with NQRN, Mr. Blumenthal held roles in health care performance improvement at Presence Health and the University of Chicago.  Before that he was an engineering manager at GE Healthcare.  Mr. Blumenthal holds a BS in Computer Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign and an MBA from the University of Chicago.