2:30pm - 3:30pm Thursday, March 12

Location & Room

Orlando - Orange County Convention Center
W230A
Mergers and acquisitions continue to be a dominating business trend in healthcare, yet frequently fails deliver on the promise of better information sharing. In fact, more newly merged entities than not forego integration onto a single EHR, finding it too heavy of a lift. But not Piedmont Healthcare, named the safest health system in Georgia by Leapfrog Group's Spring 2019 Hospital Safety Grades. In this enlightening presentation, Piedmont’s CIO will describe his strategy for a change-friendly IT culture that enabled remarkable growth from 4 to 11 hospitals within 5 years—integrating dozens of facilities and hundreds of providers onto a single EHR system that facilitates information sharing for more than 2 million patients today.
Speakers: 
Chief Information Officer,
Piedmont Healthcare
Senior Client Services Manager,
CTG
Continuing Education Credits: 
CAHIMS
1.00
CME
1.00
CNE
1.00
CPHIMS
1.00