These resources include our webinar, slide decks from the webinar, a descriptive
paper of the design principles, and a checklist of potential activities
Webinar: We recommend anyone reviewing these resources begin by watching our webinar
and using the included slide decks for reference and note taking. The
webinar was recorded live on February 16th, 2023 by Drs. Matthew Gonzales
and Deborah Unger.
Link to webinar
Design Principles Slide Deck: A copy of the slides used in the webinar for reference, note taking, and
CHCF Top 10 Brief
Informatics Pitch Slide Deck: A copy of the recommended strategies and tips for presenting an informatics
project to the IT and/or analytics team at your institution.
CHCF Pitch Deck Design Principles Paper: An in-depth paper of the top 10 design principles
discussed in the webinar. This includes the examples of projects, time
estimates for completion, and additional tips and considerations for implementation.
This paper can be used for reference, or for dissemination to other colleagues
for education, discussion, or informal white paper on the subject of Serious
Top Design Principles for Serious Illness Care Informatics
Checklist: A list of actionable project ideas and “to-do’s” for
individuals, teams, and departments to consider implementing.
Checklist for Serious Illness Care Informatics
Some additional resources are discussed in the webinar, but for other questions
or for ongoing discussion, please reach out to us at
For California programs: We are pleased to be offering 1:1 virtual sessions with our Director of
Informatics to discuss any informatics topics of interest to to. These
are available through June 2023, and generously supported by the California
Health Care Foundation, Topics could include implementation of any of
the tools or projects discussed in the webinar, paper, or checklist, or
talking through current hurdles in your EHR affecting quality serious
illness care. Please complete this form if interested: