Population Health Management Forum

March 7, 5:30pm, PST - 7:30pm, PST

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


Maximizing System Data to Identify Children with Complexity

Join a panel discussion by leaders and stakeholders of the Oregon Pediatric Improvement Partnership (OPIP) for an overview of novel methodology to identify children with health complexity to guide and inform state, system and practice-level efforts and improvement.  The panelist will review and share input on:

  • Overview the partnership between the Oregon Pediatric Improvement Partnership (OPIP) and the Oregon Health Authority to develop a standardized way, using system-level data, to identify publicly insured children in Oregon with medical and social health complexity.
  • Describe how the data has been shared with CCOs.
  • Overview the population-level health complexity findings statewide and variations observed by CCO, county, age and race/ethnicity.
  • Share ways how data can be used to guide and inform investment and improvements in care to meet the needs of children with health complexity

Panel members will include Colleen Reuland, MS, OPIP’s Director and Jon Collins, PhD, Director, Office of Health Analytics, Oregon Health Authority.  Moderator Richard Gibson, MD, PhD, President, Health Record Banking Alliance 

Join colleagues from Oregon and Southern Washington as the panel shares insights gleaned from experiences and collaborations with other leaders in the field. A Q&A session will follow.  The event is open to HIMSS members, guests, and all those interested in learning about the changing role of informatics and health IT professionals.

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

Cost:  $30 HIMSS Members, $65 Non-Members, $15 Student Members, and $25 Student Non-Member. Registration fee includes complimentary drink and appetizers. For registration savings, verify if your organization is an affiliate member or become a member today  The forum is open to HIMSS members, guests, and all those interested in learning about the changing role of informatics and health IT professionals.

Oregon Chapter of HIMSS event scholarships are available for emerging professionals, students, and veterans, apply at scholarships.

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 still available. Please contact Rex Eads or view Oregon Chapter of HIMSS sponsorship packages for more information.