Learn how to use EMERSE in about 45 minutes. For additional details, see the EMERSE user guide
How to log in and complete the Attestation screen, required of every user at the time of each login.
Length: 1 minute, 31 seconds
A brief summary of the highlights of the system, especially as it related to choosing the patients to search through and the options for entering search terms.
Length: 2 minutes, 40 seconds
Details about the features related to using Patient Lists.
Length: 2 minutes, 22 seconds
Details about how to run a search with the quick terms for a specified list of patients. This also covers a few aspects of the Overview screen that shows the results from the search, including how to drill down to specific notes with terms.
Length: 3 minutes, 51 seconds
A detailed description of the Overview screen, showing several ways to visualize and make sense of the search results.
Length: 3 minutes, 17 seconds
A detailed description of the Quick Terms screen, and the options available for searching, including specifying a case-sensitive search as well as wildcards.
Length: 2 minutes, 47 seconds
Details about how to take advantage of the Synonyms feature, which can suggest a wide variety of related terms and phrases to help expand the search.
Length: 4 minutes, 29 seconds
An introduction to Term Bundles. Bundles are a powerful way to build and share re-usable searches. Aspects of the search can be customized, including the colors that the terms appear in.
Length: 4 minutes, 56 seconds
An overview of how to use the simple negation feature built into EMERSE. This can handle some basic negation tasks as well as helping users ignore terms in the wrong context, even if they are not truly negated.
Length: 2 minutes, 37 seconds
How to use the Comments and Tags feature within patient lists, which can be useful for keeping track of search results when reviewing a set of patients.
Length: 2 minutes, 55 seconds
Using the Advanced Search feature, which allows power users to perform complex searches including Boolean logic, proximity search, regular expressions, and more.
Length: 3 minutes, 47 seconds
The All Patients search feature allows users to find a cohort by searching across the entire set of patients and documents in the system. This is useful for identifying a cohort when one has not yet been found.
Length: 6 minutes, 17 seconds
The Merge Patient Lists feature provides a powerful option to compare two Patient Lists and combine them, or even select the Patients that don't overlap, using an intuitive Venn diagram selection feature.
Length: 4 minutes, 42 seconds
"I can't imagine having to do what I do without having EMERSE."
--Andrew Heiler, Quality Analytics Coordinator
"The value of EMERSE is immeasurable."
--Jayna Berger Heiler, Infection Prevention Coach
"I don't think I would be able to do my job as successfully without the features that are available in EMERSE."
--Amy Pasternak, PharmD, Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Clinical Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy
"Once you start to use it, your mind will just keep thinking of other ways that you can use it."
--Valerie Wasson, RHIT, CTR, Cancer Registry Data Administrator