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Mary is a hospital CNIO, where she utilizes IT to improve workflow, patient outcomes and population health management. In her role as an informatics nurse leader, she navigates both the IT and nursing worlds, reporting to the CNO and working collaboratively with the CMIO, CIO and other key stakeholders while also directly managing informatics nurse specialists.

Mary prioritizes the IT needs of nurses and the benefits of integrated systems on patient care.

She is concerned with:

  • Maintaining critical partnerships with leaders in IT, finance, nursing, pharmacy and medicine, leveraging them to implement clinical systems that enable optimal workflows and improve patient safety and outcomes
  • Providing strategic and operational leadership in the development, deployment and integration of clinical information systems
  • Ensuring that strategic goals are supported through data, information and knowledge delivery
  • Implementing EHRs and other technologies used by nurses and other clinicians
  • Documenting clinical care and analyzing patient data, predicting risk for hospital-associated infections, measuring outcomes, and projecting patient volumes and revenue

Mary knows that as a leader in her hospital, she must stay informed and updated on the latest health IT trends in order to continue to improve the care and outcomes of individuals and populations.

At HIMSS17, Mary will gain expert insights, explore real-world solutions, exchange innovative ideas, learn best practices, and connect and collaborate with thousands of colleagues as she continues to prioritize patient care to transform health through IT. She will find 300+ education programs, 1,200+ vendors, hundreds of special programs, and limitless networking opportunities – all designed to equip her to navigate the ever-changing, challenging world of health IT.

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Nursing Informatics Symposium: Harnessing Disruptive Innovation
February 19
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Cost: $335

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Precision Medicine Symposium: Precision Medicine IT Solutions - Driving Clinical Quality and Value
February 19
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Cost: $335

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