The event will take place on Thursday, March 14th, from 5:00pm-8:30pm in the Culture Ballroom at the Nines Hotel in downtown Portland, Oregon.
Attendees will hear from J.D. Kleinke, a pioneering health care information entrepreneur, medical economist, author, policy expert, and business strategist, as he tackles what the actual health reform plan will look like, what happens when 30 million new people enter the “system” as we know it, and what will it all mean for your organization?
“This is a great way to earn CE Credits while trying to navigate through our new healthcare system,” stated Mark Fromuth, President of HiMSS Oregon. “We’
This session will provide a critical overview of where health care stands today; the latest on spending trends and market dynamics; and how the health reform plan will play out for all major stakeholders, including providers, payers, employers, patients and consumers. It will examine the concurrent effects of the reform plan, health insurance market upheavals, increasing patient economic empowerment, and emerging information technologies on today’s health care organization, and lays out a practical framework and set of critical success factors for your organization going forward, as health care faces the greatest challenges and changes in our lifetimes.
WHEN: Thursday, March 14th, 2013 from 5:00pm-8:30pm
5:00-6:00 – Registration and Networking
6:00-7:30 – Presentation**
7:30-8:30 – Networking Reception
WHERE: The Nines Hotel, The Culture Ballroom, 525 SW Morrison, Portland, Oregon 97204
Registration is now open for the conference. www.bit.ly/12pd4mp
Cost: HIMSS Member: 30.00; HIMSS Student Member: 20.00; Non-Member: 50.00
Limited Sponsorship Opportunities are still available. Please contact HiMSS Oregon
Sponsorship Chair, Tyler Brown, firstname.lastname@example.org
CONTACT: Raina McSherry, 503-970-9105, raina.mcsherry@
The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) is the healthcare industry's membership organization exclusively focused on providing global leadership for the optimal use of healthcare information technology (IT) and management systems for the betterment of healthcare. Founded in 1961 with offices in Chicago, Washington D.C., Brussels, and other locations across the United States and Europe, HIMSS represents more than 20,000 individual members and over 300 corporate members that collectively represent organizations employing millions of people. HIMSS frames and leads healthcare public policy and industry practices through its advocacy, educational and professional development initiatives designed to promote information and management systems’ contributions to ensuring quality patient care. Visit www.himss.org for more information.