Please join us for the 9th annual CHIMSS Health IT Advocacy Day on April 26th: A day filled with educational and networking opportunities on key state-wide OEHI Health IT Roadmap initiatives and innovation in Colorado.
Morning Sessions | 8:00AM-12:00 PM: Old Supreme Court Chambers, Capitol Building, 200 E. Colfax Ave.
Morning Theme: Bringing Focus to the Colorado Health IT Roadmap
8:00-8:30 AM: Registration / Continental Breakfast
8:30-8:35 AM: Welcome & Overview of the Day – Bonny Roberts, MHA, CHIMSS Advocacy Chair
8:35-8:45 AM: Joint Technology Committee – Sen Martinez Humenik & Rep Jonathan Singer
8:45-9:30 AM: Patient Access to eHealth Information
Moderator: Morgan Honea, CE
William Chumley Chief Customer Officer-OIT
Deanna Towne Director of IT for HCPF and DHS
Frank Ricotta, CEO, Burst IQ, a blockchain company
Tania Ziegler, Digital Strategy Director, Kaiser Permanente
9:30-9:45 AM: Health IT Day Proclamation & Introduction of the Roadmap – Lt Gov. Donna Lynne
9:45-10:05 AM: The Physician Perspective - Whitney Kennedy, MD, Highlands Health10:05-10:15 AM: Break
10:15-11:00 AM: Care Coordination
Moderator: Jason Greer, CEO, Colorado Community Managed Care Network
Whitney Kennedy, MD, Highlands Health
Kate Horle, COO, CORHIO
Marc Lassaux, CTO, Quality Health Network
11:00-11:15 AM: Unique Patient Identifiers
Conversation between Mary Anne Leach, Director, Office of eHealth Innovation, Governor's Office &
Terri Piland, RHIT, Clinical Auditor, Children’s Hospital Colorado, CHIMA Advocacy Chair
11:15-11:30 AM: Colorado State Health IT Roadmap: Key Points to Take With You
Speaker: Mary Anne Leach, Director, Office of eHealth Innovation, Governor's Office
(20-30 minutes to move to Scottish Rite)
Lunch & Afternoon Sessions | 12:15-3:15 PM: Scottish Rite Denver Consistory, 1370 Grant St.
Afternoon Theme: Are We a Disaster-Ready Community?
12:00-12:30 PM: Lunch & Networking
12:30-12:45 PM: Introduction of Legislators
12:45-1:05 PM: The Patient Perspective - Cancer Survivor - Rob Winter, BCH IT
1:05-1:25 PM: IT's Role in Improving Emergency Preparedness, Gregory Budney, MPH, Denver Public Health
1:25-2:10 PM: Michael McCreary, Chief of Services at Sisters of Mercy Health System speaks to Joplin, MO tornado
2:10-3:00 PM: Panel - Natural Disasters & Criminal Threats to IT: Current Prep/Testing, Existing Gaps & Why
Moderator: Michael Jefferies, CIO, Boulder Community Hospital
Jeff Pelot, CIO, Denver Health
Scott Raymond, Exec Dir IS, MemorialCare Health System
Michael McCreary, Chief of Services at Sisters of Mercy Health System
3:00-3:15 PM: Wrap-up
3:30-5:00 PM: (Optional) Continued Discussion & Networking at Prohibition, 504 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80203
View the Governor's Proclamation!