The conference will be attended by C-level physican, practice management and IT executives to learn the latest solutions for practice management, mobility, telemedicine, outsourcing, IT infrastructure, next-generation EMR systems (electronic medical record), disease management and more, according to iHealthTran.com.
The conference focuses on healthcare IT as the industry evolves, including the latest implications of ARRA (American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009) and meaningful use changes and how it affects practices and hospitals. Other presentations will focus on electronic protected health information (ePHI) security, using EHR systems for health information exchange (HIE), healthcare delivery reform and other topics on improving patient care with data technology.
Online Tech’s Director of Healthcare Vertical, April Sage, CPHIMS, will be speaking on the panel The hCloud at 30,000 Feet: Cloud Computing Solutions for Mobile Healthcare. The panel will discuss how HIPAA cloud hostingcan offer a way for mobile devices to capture, store and process healthcare information securely, supporting a range of healthcare applications.
The panel will also discuss how mobile devices will have the ability to extend to previously inaccessible communities in order to help patients in remote locations.
Moderated by Judy Hanover, the Research Director at IDC Health Insights, other healthcare cloud computing panel speakers include:
- Jayne Bassler, VP & Associate CIO of the Florida Hospital
- Ari Entin, Director of IT at the Miami-Dade County Health Department
- Mary Carroll Ford, VP & Chief Information Officer of the Lakeland Regional Medical Center
The conference’s keynote speakers include:
- C. Martin Harris, MD, CIO & Chairman IT Division of the Cleveland Clinic will present Clinical Transformation: Experience of One System
- Jonathan Perlin, MD, PhD, President of Clinical & Physician Services and CMO of the Hospital Corporation of America
Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty Six
2301 SE 17 Street Causeway
Ft. Lauderdale FL 33316 954-525-6666
Find more information about the conference, including agenda, venue, sponsors, whitepapers and more here.
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, education, and provide a critical understanding of how technology applications, solutions and devices can improve the quality, safety and efficiency of healthcare.
April Sage, Director of Healthcare Vertical at Online Tech April has been involved in the IT industry for over two decades, initially founding a company teaching technology. In the 2000s, April founded a bioinformatics company supporting biotech, pharma, and bioinformatic companies in the development of research portals, drug discovery search engines, and other informatics software systems.
In her current position as Director, Healthcare Vertical of Online Tech, April focuses on HIPAA compliant solutions for the healthcare industry including dedicated hosting, cloud computing, and disaster recovery.