Session ID: 
248

Cloud Providers: Addressing the Barriers to Interoperability in Healthcare

1:00pm - 2:00pm Thursday, February 14
Orlando - Orange County Convention Center
W304A

Description

In 2018, a coalition of technology giants took the stage at the CMS Blue Button 2.0 Developer Conference, pledging to remove “barriers for the adoption of technologies for healthcare interoperability, particularly those that are enabled through the cloud and AI.”  HIMSS CEO Hal Wolf will build on this robust conversation at HIMSS19 by exploring the progress several leading providers of cloud solutions have made since the initial pledge and discuss the strategies needed to achieve the goal of a frictionless exchange of healthcare data in today’s global health ecosystem.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Discuss the potential in unlocking healthcare data, to deliver better outcomes at lower costs.
  • Examine how the needs of different healthcare stakeholders are influencing the development of new tools and services.
  • Explore the approaches of leading cloud providers to common challenges in healthcare today.

Speaker(s): 

Director, Global Healthcare Solutions, Google Cloud,
Google, Inc
President & CEO,
HIMSS
VP, Development Watson Health,
IBM
Corporate Vice President,
Microsoft Corporation

Audience: 

C-Suite
IT Professional
Information Management Professional

Level: 

Intermediate