Population Health Forum

January 31, 6:00pm, PST - 8:00pm, PST

BridgePort BrewPub - Heritage Room 
1313 NW Marshall Street
Portland, OR 97209  


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Applying CMS Risk Adjustment Factors: An Informaticist's Experience

Join the Oregon Chapter of HIMSS for a discussion focusing on Utah's strategy for and experiences with using HIE and risk adjustment factors for Population Health. Our guest speaker is Matthew Hoffman, M.D., Chief Medical Informatics Officer at Utah Health Information Network, where he leads the clinical data analysis and oversaw the implementation of CareAchieve, UHIN's data analytics tools.  

Dr. Hoffman will present his unique perspective and review examples of how Health IT and risk adjustment factor data analytics allowed providers, payers, and public health across communities to identify and address population health needs.

6:00 - 6:30 p.m. - Networking, appetizers, and beverages
6:30 - 8:00 p.m. - Presentation and audience Q&A


$25 HIMSS Members, $35 Non-Members, and $15 Students with valid ID.  Registration fee includes a complimentary drink ticket and appetizers. There will be time to engage in discussion with Dr. Hoffman. Bring your questions for this educational and networking event.

This event has been approved for up to 1.5 hours in continuing education (CE) hours for use in fulfilling the continuing education requirements of the Certified Professional in Healthcare Information Management Systems (CPHIMS) and Certified Associate in Healthcare Information and Management Systems (CAHIMS).Thank you to our sponsors for their generous support.  Sponsorship opportunities are available. Please contact Rex Eads at rex.eads@comcast.net or click on additional sponsorship information