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Whether you want to take a trip to the not-too-distant future of healthcare technology, explore emerging healthcare models, seek out new investments and market potential or catch up on what's happening in some of the specialized areas of health IT, HIMSS13 has a wealth of uncommon opportunities for you.
Career Services Institute
New this year! The HIMSS Career Services Institute (CSI) is open to all HIMSS13 participants and is an opportunity for attendees to network; it will focus on supporting the various pieces that go into a health IT career—those soft and transferable skills we often hear about. The program will support attendees who are entry-level, intermediate and advanced-level professionals, currently in the health IT field or wanting to enter the field, and who are seeking career guidance and possible job opportunities.
CHIME/HIMSS CIO Forum
A new era in healthcare is upon us and it is more important than ever to stay ahead of the curve. Government regulations, the rise of mobile technology and increased emphasis on patient-centered initiatives require organizations to stay focused while remaining innovative. The 2013 CIO Forum will address those challenges and prepare CIOs to confidently lead their organizations to new levels of success.
Cisco’s Community for Connected Health Summit
Cisco’s Sixth Annual Community for Connected Health Summit brings together the power of healthcare innovators and Cisco specialists into a single forum of networking, education and best-practices sharing unlike any other. You’ll have a front row seat to the very latest innovations improving healthcare delivery. You’ll be the first to hear about breakthrough solutions available today—and what’s on the horizon for tomorrow.
Global Health Forum
Global health has become a strategic priority for the US government. Recently, HHS created a global health initiative. Two global organizations, the World Bank and USAID, as well as HHS, will provide an overview of projects, of public-private partnerships (PPPs) and discuss how this area is being proactively addressed.
HIMSS Federal Health IT Business Development Workshops
The federal government's health IT budget for the next 10 years is forecast to be more than $40 billion. Is your business ready to compete and capture on this substantial business opportunity? Do you understand the recent trends in federal government contracting and the nuances of the health IT market? Does your business development staff have the knowledge and relationships in federal health IT?
Health IT Angel Venture Fair
Hear from early start-up healthcare IT companies (pre-qualified by industry experts).
Health IT Venture Fair & Strategic Partner Forum
Hear from established healthcare IT companies (pre-qualified by industry experts).
Healthcare Transformation Project
The Healthcare Transformation Project is an initiative created exclusively for senior healthcare provider executives. As a Healthcare Transformation Project participant, you will have exclusive access to a variety of year-round activities and resources promoting thought leadership, an open exchange of ideas, networking and commitments to action that will help you realize your mission of transforming healthcare where you live.
HIMSS International Forum
For the second time at a HIMSS Annual Conference, HIMSS International proudly presents the HIMSS International Forum. Come and learn more about current and future international e-health strategies and how foreign governments are investing to manage the future demographic challenges, increased regional collaboration and implementation and usage of a growing number of mobile devices and remote monitoring. The forum is open to all HIMSS Annual Conference delegates.
If you are unable to attend HIMSS13 in person, take the second-best seat by attending the online extension of the Annual Conference & Exhibition.
HIT X.0: Beyond the Edge
HIT X.0 is a popular and unique event that provides healthcare leaders a glimpse into emerging technologies and industry innovations. Come experience the “wow” factor of the future of healthcare delivery, presented in an atypical setting, through the innovative, imaginative and emerging IT available today. Seating is limited; registration is required to guarantee a seat.
Leading from the Future: Delivering on Value—The Handshake between Cost and Quality
As a results-driven leader, you aspire to demonstrate the value of your organization’s provision of care based on your quality outcomes scores. You seek to contain costs, ensure financial viability and strive to be the “provider of choice” for patients. Attend this one-day event for the chance to engage with like-minded peers as we explore the interconnectedness of the cost of care and the quality of that care. During the first half of this event, hear how health IT can be leveraged to optimize new care models. The second half of the day, the “Accountable Care Encounter”, will allow you to participate and network with leaders and peers from successful accountable care organization models.
Summit for Healthcare Information and Financial Technology
The Summit for Healthcare Information and Financial Technology (SHIFT) will explore how advances in banking and healthcare information systems can be combined to improve reimbursement, automate workflows and advance the quality of patient care.
The TIGER (Technology Information Guiding Education Reform) Institute at HIMSS13 will address critical factors in how technology and informatics can guide and have an impact on education reform. Attendees will learn the next efforts of The TIGER Initiative Foundation, including its recently launched Virtual Learning Environment as well as “TIGERs in Action”—those who have developed curriculum and integrated informatics competencies for Nurse Leaders, Nurse Practitioners and interprofessional colleagues, plus strategies to prepare the next generations of clinicians in academic settings.