Session ID: 
SPOTED20

What's next for Federal Health IT Policy: An update on Federal Legislation and Regulations

2:00pm - 2:45pm Thursday, February 14
Orlando - Orange County Convention Center
HIMSS Spot

Description

HIMSS Congressional and Federal Affairs staff will provide updates on the relevant health IT public policy issues facing Congress as well as the Trump Administration and how members can get involved in HIMSS advocacy initiatives.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Discuss and create awareness of new and existing federal legislation and regulations that affect healthcare information and technology, including on: interoperability, information blocking, privacy and security, telehealth and the shift from volume to value-based care.
  • Examine the impact of federal legislation and regulations on clinicians and HIT professionals
  • How to get involved in HIMSS advocacy initiatives

Speaker(s): 

Director, Federal Affairs,
HIMSS
Associate Manager, Congressional Affairs,
HIMSS North America

Audience: 

C-Suite
Government or Public Policy Professional
Information Management Professional

Level: 

Intermediate