Plenary Sessions

Opening Plenary Session: Digital Disruption: Will You be the Disruptor or the Disrupted? (Monday 8:30-9:30 am)

Barbara Casey (Cisco)

The Future Healthcare Ecosystem (Tuesday 8:30-10:00 am)

Topics & Presenters:

  • A World Without Meaningful Use (Roy Wyman, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough)
  • Next Generation ACO (Andrew Weniger, Firstview LLC)
  • Managing Complex Change: Ransomware (Cliff Kittle, SecureWorks)
  • Learning Health System (Holt Anderson & Ed Hammond, Duke Clinical Research Institute)
  • HIMSS NA (Dana Alexander, Divurgent)

Health Information Exchange in North Carolina (Tuesday 2:45-3:45 pm)

Presenters: Yvonne Hughes (Coastal Connect HIE) & Darryl Meeks (NC HIE Authority)

Breakout Sessions

Applying Analytics to IoT (Monday 9:45-10:45 am)

Carol Rigsbee (SAS)

Developing & Operationalizing a Telehealth Strategy (Monday 9:45-10:45 am)

John Jenkins (Cone Health) & Jake Fochetta (ECG Management Consultants)

The Rise of Ransomware in Healthcare: New Threats, Old Solutions (Monday 9:45-10:45 am)

Chuck Kesler (Duke Health) & Jon Sternstein (Stern Security)

How to Leverage Existing Organizational Capabilities to Kickstart Healthcare Analytics (Monday 11:00 am – noon)

Monica Horvath (ThotWave)

Enabling Population Health Informatics (Monday 11:00 am – noon)

Randy Thomas (Encore)

Cybersecurity Program Maturity: Are You Chasing Symptoms? (Monday 11:00 am – noon)

Jeremiah Grant & Ed Russell (Novant Health)

Using Technology to Drive CIN Performance (Monday 2:45-3:45 pm)

Sheldon Hamburger (The Aristone Group)

NC DHHS Meaningful Use Update & Data Use Overview (Monday 2:45-3:45 pm)

Lana Deyneka, Emilie Lamb, Chandrika Rao & Wendy Holmes (NC DHHS)

Proposed ‘Modernized’ 42 CFR Part 2 Confidentiality Rules: Panacea or Pandora’s Box? (Monday 2:45-3:45 pm)

Patricia Markus (Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough)

Improving Revenue Cycle Results through Data Visualization (Tuesday 10:15-11:15 am)

Mike Duke (KPMG)

Patient Engagement in a Digital World (Tuesday 10:15-11:15 am)

Tommy Ellis & Drillious Gay (East Carolina University Physicians)

Expert Mobility: Managing Wifi, Wearables, Sensors & IoT for Availability, Quality & Security for Availability, Quality & Security (Tuesday 10:15-11:15 am)

Jennifer Minella (Carolina Advanced Digital)

Clinical Data Research Networks: Leveraging the Value of EHRs (Tuesday 11:30 am – 12:30 pm)

Janis Curtis & Iain Sanderson (Duke Health)

Developing the Staff & Resource Infrastructure to Support Value-based Reimbursement (Tuesday 11:30 am – 12:30 pm)

Aaron Van Artsen & John Steffen (University Physicians)

Strategies to Avoid Being the Phisherman’s Catch (Tuesday 11:30 am – 12:30 pm)

David Holtzman & Clayton Gouard (CynergisTek)

Are You Who You Say You Are? (Tuesday 1:30-2:30 pm)

Ed Hammond & Vivian West (Duke Center for Health Informatics)

MACRA: What We Know, Don’t Know & How to Prepare (Tuesday 1:30-2:30 pm)

Dana Alexander (Divurgent)

Managing HIPAA Violations in a World of Expanded Access (Tuesday 1:30-2:30 pm)

Vera Newkirk (New Hanover Regional Medical Center)

There is no other place that you can hear the critical issues happening in the North Carolina healthcare and technology world like NCHICA’s annual conference. The quality of the programming is matched only by the quality of the conversations you can have with other attendees.

— 2013 Conference Attendee

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