CHIMSS Events: Register now for Advocacy Day at the Capitol and Measuring Nursing Performance Using EMR Data

Please join us for two timely and important events:

Colorado Health IT Advocacy Day on April 20th and Measuring Nursing Value and Performance Using EMR Data on April 25th.

Advocacy Day at the Capital

Join us for the 8th annual Advocacy Day -- a day filled with educational and networking opportunities on key state-wide HIT initiatives and innovation in Colorado. Brought to you by the Colorado chapter of HIMSS (CHIMSS)

Online Registration Deadline is 4/18: CHIMSS 2017 Advocacy Day at the Capitol


Morning Sessions | 8:00-12:00 PM: Old Supreme Court Chambers, Capitol Building, 200 E. Colfax Ave., Denver

Lunch & Afternoon Sessions | 12:15-3:15 PM: Scottish Rite Denver Consistory, 1370 Grant St., Denver


8:00-8:30 AM: Registration / Continental Breakfast

8:30-8:45 AM: Overview of the Day, Welcome & Health IT Day Proclamation

8:45-9:45 AM: eHealth Commission Update - Moderator: Mary Anne Leach, Dir. Office eHealth Innovation

  • Marc Lassaux, CTO, Quality Health Network

  • Morgan Honea, CEO, CORHIO

  • Jason Greer, CEO, Colorado Community Managed Care Network (CCMCN)

9:45-10:05 AM: Update from the Lt. Governor’s Office - Donna Lynne, Lieutenant Governor

10:05-10:50 AM: Colorado’s Innovation Labs - Moderator: Jeffrey Pelot, CHCIO, CIO Denver Health

  • Kimberly Muller, Managing Director, CU Innovations Children’s Hospital Colorado

  • Julie Reisetter, VP Innovation, UC Health

  • Terri Casterton, Director, Innovation & Virtual Health, SCL Health

  • Christi Zuber, Principal, Innovation and Design, Kaiser Permanente

  • Craig Dahl, Division Director of Healthcare, Dell EMC

10:50-11:05 AM: Break

11:05-12:00 PM: Making Communities Healthy - Moderator: Sherri Hess, MS-IS, RN, FHIMSS Assoc Chief Nursing Informatics Officer Denver Health

  • Dr. Ken Bellian, AiHealth

  • Todd Evenson, COO, MGMA

  • Bob Goodman, CEO, RxAssurance

  • Christine Savoie, BSN, RN, Call Center Nurse Manager, NurseLine Services Denver Health

  • Jennifer Bishop BSN, RN, Nursing Program Manager, Women’s Mobile Clinic Denver Health

12:15-12:40: Lunch & Networking

12:40-1:20 PM: Introductions of Legislators & Presentation of Bills

1:20-1:50 PM: The Patient’s Perspective, stories from the fi eld

1:50-2:50 PM: Transforming Healthcare Together: Mike Biselli, President, Catalyst HTI

2:50-3:00 PM: Wrap-up


Measuring Nursing Value and Performance Using EHR Data

Please join us on April 25th from 6:00 PM - 8PM for a timely and important presentation from John Welton, PhD, RN, FAAN discussing national efforts to use big data and methods to identify, and compare and contrast the input, performance and value of nursing. Two case studies will address national efforts to create data structures and data extraction techniques to identify unique nursing data that can be linked directly to patients. New metrics are being developed using time-referenced data as well as link individual nurses to each patient to measure nursing care systems of care. Event will be held at National Jewish Health 1400 Jackson St, Denver, CO 80206 Molly Blank Building, J104/J105

Tickets are complimentary, please register today:  Measuring nursing value and performance using EHR data