John Mattison John Mattison
Chief Medical Information Officer

Kaiser Permanente

Abstract/Video
John Showalter John Showalter
CMIO

University of Mississippi Medical Center

Abstract/Video
       
Heidi Wied Albright Heidi Wied Albright
MHA, FHFMA, Director, Institute for Cancer Care Innovation

UT MD Anderson

Abstract/Video
Steve Heilman Steve Heilman
VP and CMIO

Norton Healthcare

Abstract/Video
       
Elliot M. Levine, MD Elliot M. Levine, MD
Director of Informatics & Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical Director for Informatics, Illinois Masonic Medical Center

Advocate Healthcare

Abstract/Video
Mary Zile Mary Zile
Director, Clinical Consulting

HealthBridge, Tri-State Regional Extension Center

Abstract/Video/Presentation Slides
       
Robert Sheesley Robert Sheesley
Sr. Director, Enterprise Architecture Lead Strategy, Innovation & Architecture

Mylan

Abstract/Video
Sandra Elliott Sandra Elliott
Director, Consumer Technology and Service Development

Meridian Health

Abstract/Video
       
Victoria Richardson, RN-BC/Juran Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Victoria Richardson, RN-BC/Juran Lean Six Sigma Green Belt
Clinical Informatics Manager

Bon Secours Health System, Inc., St. Mary’s Hospital

Abstract/Video
Richard A. (Dick) Thompson Richard A. (Dick) Thompson
Executive Director & CEO

Quality Health Network

Abstract/Video
       
Deborah Lafky, Ph.D., CISSP Deborah Lafky, Ph.D., CISSP
Assistant Dean, Director at the Center for Strategic Health Innovation at USA

University of South Alabama College of Medicine

Abstract/Video
Scott Pettigrew Scott Pettigrew
IT Consultant

HealthBridge, Tri-State Regional Extension Center

Abstract/Video/Presentation Slides
       
Alisa A. Ray Alisa A. Ray
Executive Director & CEO

Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT)

Abstract/Video
Humberto Quintanar Humberto Quintanar
Chief Information Officer

Antelope Valley Hospital

Session Info Coming Soon
       
Bre Jackson, CMM Bre Jackson, CMM
Chief Information Officer

CalHIPSO

Abstract/Video
Karen Jones, RN, BSN, CPC, Juran Six Sigma Green Belt Karen Jones, RN, BSN, CPC, Juran Six Sigma Green Belt
Director of Project Management/Clinical Informatics

Memorial Regional Medical Center & Richmond Community Hospital

Abstract/Video
       
Roie Edery Roie Edery
Vice President of Information Systems Operations

IPC The Hospitalist Company

Session Abstract
Dr. Robert Greenes Dr. Robert Greenes
Chair (FSC), Biomedical Informatics

Arizona State University

Abstract/Video
       
Katisha Harrison Katisha Harrison
MBA, BPM, Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt, Medical Economics Analyst

Bon Secours Health System, Inc., St. Mary’s Hospital

Abstract/Video
Jim Hauenstein Jim Hauenstein
CIO

Enloe Medical Center

Abstract/Video
       
Ali Modaressi Ali Modaressi
Director, Electronic Health Records Technology, HITEC-LA

L.A. Care Health Plan

Abstract/Video
Dr. Dan Roach III Dr. Dan Roach III
Director of Medical Informatics

Alabama Regional Extension Center

Session Info Coming Soon
       
David Vulcano David Vulcano
LCSW, MBA, CIP, RAC, AVP & Responsible Executive for Clinical Research

HCA

Abstract/Video
Walter S. Delacruz Walter S. Delacruz
Counsel

Moses & Singer, LLP

Abstract/Video
       
Deborah Kobza Deborah Kobza
Executive Director / CEO, Global Situation Awareness Center

The National Health ISAC

Abstract/Video
Linda Koontz Linda Koontz
Senior Principal, Privacy & Strategy

MITRE

Abstract/Video
       
Jacob Krive, PH.D., MBA, CPHIMS Jacob Krive, PH.D., MBA, CPHIMS
Project Manager - Information Systems

Advocate HealthCare

Session Abstract
Stanley Mierzwa, M.S. Stanley Mierzwa, M.S.
Director of Information Technology

Population Council

Abstract/Video
       
Kirk Nahra Kirk Nahra
Partner

Wiley Rein LLP

Abstract/Video
Claus F. Nielsen Claus F. Nielsen
International Manager, Health and Welfare Technologies

DELTA

Abstract/Presentation Slides
       
Robert Tennant Robert Tennant
Senior Policy Advisor, Health Informatics

MGMA-ACMPE

Abstract/Video
Morten Elbæk Petersen Morten Elbæk Petersen
CEO

National Danish e-health Portal

Session Info Coming Soon
       
Jessica Jorgensen Jessica Jorgensen
Senior Strategist, Healthcare – Emerging Markets

NetApp

Abstract/Video
Melissa Barthold Melissa Barthold
Senior Clinical Solutions Strategist

University of Mississippi Medical Center

Session Abstract
       
Dr. Timothy C. Birdsall Dr. Timothy C. Birdsall
Chief Medical Information Officer

Cancer Treatment Centers of America

Abstract/Video
Ingrid C. Antonsen, MD Ingrid C. Antonsen, MD
Head, Family Medicine & CMIO

Christie Clinic

Abstract/Video
       
Jean-Claude Rey Jean-Claude Rey
CEO

Institute for Health & Economics

Abstract/Video
Dr. David Levine Dr. David Levine
VP & Medical Director, Comparative Data and Informatics

University HealthSystem Consortium

Abstract/Video
       
Patrick Sullivan Patrick Sullivan
Director

Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center, Department of Veterans Affairs

Abstract/Video
Claude Williams Claude Williams
VP, Business Development

Phoenix TS

Session Info Coming Soon
       
John Teeter John Teeter
Managing Director, Global Center of Excellence for Health

KPMG, LLP

Abstract/Video/Presentation Slides
Brendan Downing Brendan Downing
Co-Founder

Falcon Consulting Group

Abstract/Video
       
Jeff Pool Jeff Pool
Director of Healthcare Solutions

Airwatch

Abstract/Video
Chuck Parker Chuck Parker
Executive Director

Continua Health Alliance

Abstract/Video
       
       

 

Featured Sessions at the HTRAC Council Meeting

The Biggest Threat to Transformation: The Human Factor
John Mattison, Chief Medical Information Officer, Kaiser Permanente
Dr. Timothy C. Birdsall, Chief Medical Information Officer, Cancer Treatment Centers of America
Robert Sheesley, Sr. Director, Enterprise Architecture Lead Strategy, Innovation & Architecture, Mylan
Jim Hauenstein, CIO, Enloe Medical Center
Steve Heilman, VP and CMIO, Norton Healthcare
MODERATOR: Jessica Jorgensen, Senior Strategist, Healthcare – Emerging Markets, NetApp
Abstract/Video


Patient Engagement: The Ultimate Goal of Healthcare Transformation
Heidi Wied Albright, MHA, FHFMA, Director, Institute for Cancer Care Innovation, UT MD Anderson
Sandra Elliott, Director, Consumer Technology and Service Development, Meridian Health
Ingrid C. Antonsen, MD, Head, Family Medicine & CMIO, Christie Clinic
MODERATOR: Brendan Downing, Co-Founder, Falcon Consulting Group
Abstract/Video


A Foundational IT Element: A Comprehensive Security Strategy
Bre Jackson, CMM, Chief Information Officer, CalHIPSO
Deborah Kobza, Executive Director / CEO, Global Situation Awareness Center, The National Health ISAC
MODERATOR: Chuck Parker, Executive Director, Continua Health Alliance
Abstract/Video


ACOs, Population Management, and Payment Reform: IT’s Biggest Legacy
Dr. David Levine, VP & Medical Director, Comparative Data and Informatics, University HealthSystem Consortium
Richard A. (Dick) Thompson, Executive Director & CEO, Quality Health Network
Elliot M. Levine, MD, Director of Informatics & Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical Director for Informatics, Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Advocate Healthcare
MODERATOR: Chuck Parker, Executive Director, Continua Health Alliance
Abstract/Video


Improving Interoperability, Information Sharing & Collaboration: Keys to Sustainable Success
Jean-Claude Rey, CEO, Institute for Health & Economics
Ivan Handler, Chief Technology Officer, State of Illinois
Ali Modaressi, Director, Electronic Health Records Technology, HITEC-LA, L.A. Care Health Plan
Alisa A. Ray, Executive Director & CEO, Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT)
MODERATOR: Parham Eftekhari, Co-Founder & EVP of Research, HTRA Council
Abstract/Video


Meaningful Use Point/Counterpoint: Valuable Insights from the REC and Practice Perspectives
Mary Zile, Director, Clinical Consulting, HealthBridge, Tri-State Regional Extension Center
Scott Pettigrew, IT Consultant, HealthBridge, Tri-State Regional Extension Center
Abstract/Video/Presentation Slides


Molding the Future of the Industry: A Visionary Panel on Healthcare IT in 2020 and Beyond
Claus F. Nielsen, International Manager, Health and Welfare Technologies, DELTA
Abstract/Presentation Slides


Measuring Success: Demonstrating Clinical and Business Outcomes of IT Initiatives
Dr. David Levine, VP & Medical Director, Comparative Data and Informatics, University HealthSystem Consortium
Abstract


Future Legal & Compliance Considerations: HIPAA, Omnibus, HITECH & More
Robert Tennant, Senior Policy Advisor, Health Informatics, MGMA-ACMPE
Linda Koontz, Senior Principal, Privacy & Strategy, MITRE
Kirk Nahra, Partner, Wiley Rein LLP
MODERATOR: Walter S. Delacruz, Counsel, Moses & Singer, LLP
Abstract/Video


Healthcare Informatics to Solve Clinical Needs
David Vulcano, LCSW, MBA, CIP, RAC, AVP & Responsible Executive for Clinical Research, HCA
Dr. Robert Greenes, Chair (FSC), Biomedical Informatics, Arizona State University
Patrick Sullivan, Director, Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center, Department of Veterans Affairs
MODERATOR: Katisha Harrison, MBA, BPM, Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt, Medical Economics Analyst, Bon Secours Health System, Inc., St. Mary’s Hospital
Abstract/Video


A Balanced Approach to Operational Risk Management: People, Process & Technology
Karen Jones, RN, BSN, CPC, Juran Six Sigma Green Belt, Director of Project Management/Clinical Informatics, Memorial Regional Medical Center & Richmond Community Hospital
John Showalter, CMIO, University of Mississippi Medical Center
MODERATOR: Victoria Richardson, RN-BC/Juran Lean Six Sigma Green Belt, Clinical Informatics Manager, Bon Secours Health System, Inc., St. Mary’s Hospital
Abstract/Video


The Mobile Revolution: Remote Care and Adherence/Acceptability Data Collection without Compromising Security and Quality
Stanley Mierzwa, M.S., Director of Information Technology, Population Council
Deborah Lafky, Ph.D., CISSP, Assistant Dean, Director at the Center for Strategic Health Innovation at USA, University of South Alabama College of Medicine
MODERATOR: Jeff Pool, Director of Healthcare Solutions, Airwatch
Abstract/Video


Strategic Elements of an eHealth Portal: Definitions, Alignment, and Measurements
Roie Edery , Vice President of Information Systems Operations, IPC The Hospitalist Company
Abstract


Transparency and Collaboration as Key Factors in Creating a Sustainable National e-Health Portal
Morten Elbæk Petersen, CEO, National Danish e-health Portal


Innovation in IT Project Management: Improving Efficiency and Effectiveness
Jacob Krive, PH.D., MBA, CPHIMS, Project Manager - Information Systems, Advocate HealthCare
Abstract


After the Implementation: Is Your EHR Meeting the Clinicians' Data Needs?
Melissa Barthold, Senior Clinical Solutions Strategist, University of Mississippi Medical Center
Abstract


Healthcare Perspectives: Then, Now and Beyond
John Teeter, Managing Director, Global Center of Excellence for Health, KPMG, LLP
Abstract/Video/Presentation Slides


Addressing the Common Challenges of Data Security and Privacy
Claude Williams, VP, Business Development, Phoenix TS