Reston, VA (PRWEB) August 20, 2014
The Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI), the nation’s leading nonprofit authority on the use of health IT to create efficiencies in healthcare information exchange, announced the full agenda for its annual fall conference, WEDI-Con 2014: The Next Level of Health IT Efficiency. WEDI-Con 2014 will take place at the HYATT Regency in Reston, Virginia from October 20-23, 2014, attracting a diverse cross-section of payers, providers, government regulators, industry vendors and other healthcare IT stakeholders.
General sessions of the four-day conference will include an influential array of speakers, such as:
Additionally, educational sessions throughout the conference will cover a range of health IT topics in four, concurrent breakout session categories:
1. Health plan identification (HPID) and ICD-10;
2. Transactions and operating rules;
3. Patient experience and telemedicine; and
4. New payment model implementation.
The full agenda of sessions for the conference can be downloaded from the WEDI website here.
WEDI Fall Conference – WEDI-Con 2014 event registration is open to WEDI members and non-members alike. For more information on the conference, or to register for attendance, please click here.
The Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI) is the leading authority on the use of health IT to improve healthcare information exchange in order to enhance the quality of care, improve efficiency, and reduce costs of our nation’s healthcare system. WEDI was formed in 1991 by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) and was designated in the 1996 HIPAA legislation as an advisor to HHS. WEDI’s membership includes a broad coalition of organizations, including: hospitals, providers, health plans, vendors, government agencies, consumers, not-for-profit organizations, and standards development organizations. To learn more, visit http://www.wedi.org.