HIMSS Oregon Fall Conference

Hilton—Vancouver ,WA

301 W 6th Street

Vancouver, WA 98660

Discovery Ballroom


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Thursday, October 2nd, 2014

8:00 am to 9:00 am

Discovery Lobby

Day-of-Registration, Check-In,Vendor Visits – Passport

9:00 am to 9:05 am

Discovery A,B

Opening Remarks

Darryl Tucker, President, HiMSS Oregon

9:05 am to 10:00 am

Discovery A,B

Opening Keynote Address   

A Trust Framework for Health Data Exchange

David C. Kibbe, MD MBA, President & CEO, DirectTrust

10:00 am to 11:00 am

Discovery A,B

Keynote Address

Obamacare Made Me Do it!” Healthcare’s Next Economic Revolution...Regardless

J.D. Kleinke, Medical Economist, Author, Healthcare Business Strategist

11:00 am to 12:00 noon

Discovery A,B

General Session

Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Well-Being, The Story of Lillian Wald

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Discovery Lobby

Networking Lunch

Vendor Visits – Passport

1:00 pm to 1:55 pm

Discovery C

Breakout Session I

Analytics and Change in Healthcare

Ashley Ohmann, Visualization Practice Leader, Kforce Advisory and Solutions Practice

Discovery D,E

Breakout Session II

Healthcare: A Better Way

John Haughom, MD, President, First Through

Discovery A,B

Breakout Session III

Regional Transparency - Lessons from the Field: Is Big Data Ready to Integrate Clinical Information?

Mylia Christensen, Executive Director, Oregon Healthcare Quality Corporation

Tom Ricciardi, PhD, Consultant, Director of Informatics, Blackbird Solutions


2:00 pm to 2:55 pm

Discovery C

Breakout Session I

Providing population health and advanced analytics via a health information exchange platform.

Eric C. Widen, President & CEO, HBI Solutions, Inc.

Discovery D,E

Breakout Session II

Northwest OpenNotes Consortium

Homer Chin, Northwest OpenNotes Consortium Chairperson, Kaiser Permanente/We Can Do Better

Amy Fellows, Executive Director, We Can Do Better

2:55 pm to 3:15pm

Discovery Lobby


Vendor Visits – Passport



3:20 pm to 4:20 pm

Discovery A,B


General Session

Coordinated Care Organization's: Two years later - an Update on Where Oregon is Now

Moderator: Susan Otter, Director of Health Information Technology, Oregon Health Authority

Daniel Dean, CIO, Health Share of Oregon

Chris Diaz, VP of IT, FamilyCare Health Plans

4:20 pm to 5:20 pm

Discovery A,B

Closing Keynote

Better Information for Better Decisions in Healthcare

Dr. Robert M. Wah, MD., President, American Medical Association (AMA)

5:20 pm – 5:30pm

Discovery A,B

Closing Remarks

Darryl Tucker – President, HiMSS Oregon

5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Discovery Lobby

Networking Reception – Sponsored By Logicalis

Vendor Visits – Passport, Music & Prizes

(Must be present to win!)

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For more information regarding event Sponsorship please contact Mark Fromuth at MF3145@att.com  


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