Areas of Interest for NCHICA Educational Events:


 Population Health Management

  • Population health analytics
  • Care management
  • Quality reporting
  • Predictive analytics
  • Legal/ethical implications
  • Case studies of strategies and outcomes

Connected Health

  • Care transitions / Care coordination
  • Direct messaging
  • Patient portals
  • Telehealth
  • Improving the patient experience through technology
  • Health information exchange
  • Case studies of strategies and outcomes
  • Learning Health System / Precision medicine

Technology for Transformation

  • Blockchain
  • Cloud apps for healthcare
  • Internet of Things
  • mHealth
  • Case studies of strategies and outcomes
  • Cognitive computing

Privacy and Security

  • Cybersecurity
  • Compliance/Risk/Governance
  •  HIPAA


  • Meaningful Use
  • Healthcare policy and politics
  • Transitioning to a value-based system

NCHICA has created a collaborative organization that no other State has achieved. It includes vendors, providers, payers, physicians, nurses, clinicians, attorneys, information technologists and other professionals, working together to improve healthcare within North Carolina in every way, from the use of technology, to public policy considerations, to patient privacy, and more. Belonging to, and participating in, this organization helps you to not only keep up with the changing healthcare environment, but to have some influence on those changes.

— David B. Dillehunt
VP, CIO, FirstHealth of the Carolinas Inc.,
Pinehurst, NC

Join our alliance of more than 300 organizations dedicated to transforming healthcare through information technology, informatics and analytics.