We worked closely with our presenters to design several sessions open only to CMIO attendees, offering these leaders a review of topics germane to their professional development
New York, NY (PRWEB) November 08, 2011
The Institute for Health Technology Transformation announced today that they will be hosting the iHT2 CMIO Forum in Phoenix, January 17-18 at The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa.
The iHT2 CMIO Forum, designed by CMIO’s for CMIOs, will bring together CMIOs, CMOs, and Medical Directors from North America’s leading healthcare provider organizations. For two days physician executives will engage with an audience of peers and national thought leaders to collaborate on best practices and discuss strategies for implementation of the latest solutions in practice management, mobility, care coordination, and more.
The IHT2 CMIO Forum will feature keynote presentations from T. Forcht Dagi, MD, Professor, Harvard Business School; Michael Bakerman, MD, CMIO, UMass Memorial Healthcare; and Richard Mohnk, Associate Chief Information Officer for Operations, UMass Memorial Healthcare. Featured speakers include: Jonathan Velez, MD, CIO, Memorial Health System; John Mattison, MD, CMIO, Kaiser Permanente; Chris Longhurst, MD, CMIO, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital; Alan Snell, MD, MMM, CMIO, St. Vincent Health & Indiana Health Information Exchange; and Joel Shoolin, DO, MBA, VP, Clinical Informatics, Advocate Healthcare.
“We worked closely with our presenters to design several sessions open only to CMIO attendees, offering these leaders a review of topics germane to their professional development,” said Barry P. Chaiken, MD, Senior Fellow & HIT Conference Chair, Institute for Health Technology Transformation.
“The iHT2 CMIO Forum will be an exclusive opportunity to network and benchmark with your peers,” said Waco Hoover, CEO, Institute for Health Technology Transformation. “CMIOs from across the country will be able to collaborate on activities and discussion geared toward defining, solidifying, and promoting the role and authority of the CMIO in America.”
Attendees will have the unique opportunity to gain insight and education on legal issues, change management strategies, optimal implementation strategies for new technologies and ensuring maximum earnings from stimulus incentives.
Partners for the iHT2 CMIO Forum include: Association of Medical Directors of Information Systems (AMDIS), CMIO Magazine, DOTmed, eHealth SmartBrief, Frost & Sullivan, IDC Health Insights, MarketsandMarkets, Mobile Healthcare Today, The National Association of State Chief Information Officers, ReportsandReports, SearchHealthIT.com, 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 effective 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. http://www.ihealthtran.com
For more information about attending or sponsoring the iHT2 CMIO Forum in Phoenix please contact Matthew Raynor, Senior Marketing Manager, Institute for Health Technology Transformation 561-748-62