Session ID: 
96

HIMSS CEO Addresses Leveraging Information and Technology to Minimize Health’s Economic Challenges

6:00pm - 7:00pm Tuesday, March 6
Las Vegas - Venetian Convention Center
Palazzo K

Description

Economic pressures and demands on the healthcare industry are poised to intensify in the coming decade. The impending silver tsunami partnered with a shrinking economic base are challenging hospitals and providers to continue to deliver services while maintaining quality of care. In facing this full-fledged economic emergency, the health community needs to decide quickly where and how to innovate, invest and implement impactful technologies. Hal Wolf III, President and CEO of HIMSS, will discuss how organizations can leverage the value of HIMSS to address the information and technologies needed to face the next decade of economic uncertainty. Attendees will have the ability to participate in a Q&A session at the end of the session.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Describe the impact of the impending economic turmoil facing healthcare today
  • Identify the role HIMSS plays in realizing better health through information and technology
  • Describe the information and technologies needed to minimize the impact of economic turmoil over the next decade

Speaker(s): 

Continuing Education Credits: 
ABPM
1.00
ACHE
1.00
CAHIMS
1.00
CME
1.00
CNE
1.00
CPHIMS
1.00

Level: 

Intermediate

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