Session ID: 
PEIT1

Update from the National Coordinator for Health IT

10:15am - 11:15am Monday, March 5
Las Vegas - Wynn Convention Center
Lafite 2

Description

Join national coordinator for Health IT, Dr. Don Rucker, as he discusses ONC’s areas of focus for the coming year. Dr. Rucker’s remarks will cover interoperability, reducing clinician burden relative to health IT, and improving patient access to health data through the use of APIs. After his remarks, Dr. Rucker will take questions from the audience.
This session is part of a special program called AMDIS/HIMSS Physician Executive Symposium: Shifting from Computer Care to Patient Care. Extra fees and separate registration is required.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Assess current ONC initiatives aimed at reforming the current healthcare system.
  • Discuss how the relationships between payment models, regulation, and technology interact with each other to facilitate quality care.
  • Explain ONC’s future directives in this ever changing HIT environment.

Speaker(s): 

National Coordinator for Health Information Technology,
Office of the National Coordinator For Health IT
Continuing Education Credits: 
ABPM
1.00
ACHE
1.00
CAHIMS
1.00
CME
1.00
CNE
1.00
CPHIMS
1.00
IAPP
1.00

Level: 

Intermediate

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