Session ID: 
226

HIEs to the Rescue! From Harvey and Flint to Cyber Response

1:30pm - 2:30pm Thursday, March 8
Las Vegas - Venetian Convention Center
Delfino 4002

Description

HIEs have served their communities well during times of crisis this past year. Learn how Greater Houston Healthconnect supported Hurricane Harvey victims by making their health records available at evacuation sites. Find out how Great Lakes Health Connect helps deliver coordinated care to patients impacted by the water crisis in Flint, Mich. And discover how HEALTHeLINK helped Erie County Medical Center access medical records and continue operation during a ransomware attack. Access to health information is critical during emergencies, and HIEs are delivering patient records during our country’s most vulnerable situations.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Identify unique roles HIEs play during emergency situations
  • Describe importance of tight coordination with local communities in disaster response
  • Discuss emerging areas of value HIEs deliver in their regions and on a national level

Speaker(s): 

CEO,
Greater Houston Healthconnect
Executive Director,
HEALTHeLINK
Executive Director,
Great Lakes Health Connect
Continuing Education Credits: 
ACHE
1.00
CAHIMS
1.00
CME
1.00
CNE
1.00
CPHIMS
1.00

Audience: 

CIO, CTO
C-Suite
Senior IT Executive

Level: 

Introductory

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