2nd Annual Joint HIMSS/HFMA Symposium

October 30, 7:00am, CDT - 12:00pm, CDT

Norris Conference Center @ CityCentre
816 Town and Country Blvd. Suite 210
Houston, TX 77024


Non-member Price: 
Attaining Greater Value with Digital Health

The HIMSS Houston Chapter and HFMA Texas Gulf Coast have teamed up to present this exciting breakfast event. Please join us as our speakers and panelists cover a full spectrum of IT Strategies, from Budget Challenges to System Integration efforts that have increased value!


Tim Tindle
CIO, Harris Health System

Common Sense Strategies for Uncommon Times: Healthcare IT Strategy, Benchmarking and ROI-Driven Investments

David Friday
Executive Partner, Gartner Group

Who’s Leading Your Digital Charge? The shift to the new digital paradigm will require organizational leaders to function as team members rather than heads of their specific lines of business. This workshop will educate the attendees to the new skills and roles demanded by the move to digital.

Provider Panel: Discuss projects/activities/system integration efforts using digital health that are completed/underway that have increased value (quality, safety, cost, revenue)

Dr. John Frenzel
CMIO, MD Anderson

Kevin Burns
CFO, Houston Methodist

Laura A. Petersen, MD, MPH, FACP, MEDVAMC
Associate Chief of Staff, Research Director, VA HSR&D Center for Innovations in Quality, Effectiveness & Safety

Dr. Pat McGinnis
Chief Medical Officer, 2nd MD

Ivo Nelson
Chairman and CEO, Next Wave Health

Diaa Alqusairi, PhD
Sr. Staff Analyst, Houston Fire Department-EMS Project Ethan

Tele & Digital Health in Action: The Ethan Project EMS service in Houston working with Harris and UT Health to reduce cost and improve utilization of EMS and ED services. 


Members of HFMA & HIMSS  $75.00  

Non-Members $90.00 

Students $25.00

For sponsorship information, contact Josh DeWolf at jdewolf@winthropresources.com

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