New York, NY (PRWEB) May 5, 2010
The Institute for Health Technology Transformation announced today the speakers and moderator for their Health Information Exchange panel at their Spring Health IT Summit taking place May 12-13 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida at the Ritz-Carlton.
The panel will be moderated by Richard Shirey, Chief Information Officer, Baptist Health System, and speaking will be Steve Wasson, VP of Clinical Solutions, RelayHealth; Rick Hayes, VP of Business Development, InteliChart; Tom Gomez, Principal Architect and Director of Program Management, FIU HIT Initiative; and Bernd Wollschlaeger, MD, Board Certified Family Physician & Addiction Specialist, Steering Committee Member of the South Florida Regional Extension Center.
Their presentation entitled, "HIE: Adoption, Roles, and Realities For Our Healthcare System," will lend invaluable insight on what's happening at the local, state, and federal level to promote data exchange. Topics addressed include: what HIE services are critical to hospitals, providers, consumers, payers, public health and government; how we can ensure maximum participation of all stakeholders in the process of defining, developing, and using HIE services; how we can ensure that privacy and security are maintained and regulation/statute supports safe and secure access to information, and more.
The Spring Health IT Summit will be bringing together over 200 CIO's, VP's, and Directors of IT from hospitals, health systems, and larger physician practices to discuss Health Information Exchange, Electronic Medical Records, Security & Privacy, Meaningful Use, and more.
Sponsors and Partners for the Spring Health IT Summit include AdvancedMD, Availity, CliniComp, Intl., DigitalPersona, DSS, Inc., EDIMS, GuardianEdge, Health Market Science, Intel Health, InteliChart, IntraNexus, Level 3 Communications, MMR Information Systems, Inc., MEDai, RelayHealth, SafeNet, Vidyo, CMIO, mobihealthnews, Markets & Markets, Healthcare IT News, Health Management Technology, South Florida Hospital News, South Florida Hospital & Healthcare Association, South Florida Technology Alliance, Florida Academy of Family Physicians, WITI, Broward County Medical Association, and more.
The Spring Health IT Summit is designed to bring together C-level, physician, practice management and IT decision-makers from North America's leading provider organizations and physician practices. For two full days, executives interact with a national audience of peers, national leaders, and solution providers featuring the latest solutions for practice management, mobility, telemedicine, outsourcing, IT infrastructure, next-generation electronic medical records, disease management, and more.
About the Institute for Health Technology Transformation
The Institute for Health Technology Transformation is the leading organization committed to bringing together private and public sector leaders fostering the growth and meaningful use of technology across the healthcare industry. Through collaborative efforts the Institute provides programs that drive innovation, educate, and provide a critical understanding of how technology applications, solutions and devices can improve the quality, safety and efficiency of healthcare.
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