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HIMSS MeetUp at National University May 4, 2012 Live Broadcast San Diego Satellite Location

Learn the latest from HIMSS Clinical Informatics Summit Speakers

Connect with San Diego friends, colleagues, university faculty, and students

Avoid traffic and save time/money

Enjoy lunch and conversation

Join in for all or part of the day

What? HIMSS SoCAL meeting live on a big screen at National University

When? May 4th 8-3”20

How much? $15 for HIMSS members, $25 for non members, and free for National University faculty and students

Where to go? National University Technology and Health Science Center 3678 Aero Court San Diego, 92123 RM 131 Free Parking

Where to sign up? online at: http://www.weyond.com/himss/socal/acis/2012/

Agenda

8:00 to 8:30 Registration/coffee

8:30 am to 8:45 am Welcome Address Sam King, President, Southern California HIMSS Chapter

8:45 am to 9:45 am A Darwinian View of the Electronic Medical Record – An evolutionary perspective on design and functionality Ben Kanter, MD, Chief Medical Information Officer, Palomar Pomerado Health

9:45 am to 10:45 am Transitioning from a “Best of Breed” to a Single Vendor EHR with CPOE Willa Fields, DNSc, RN, FHIMSS, Professor, School of Nursing, San Diego State University, Chair Elect, HIMSS National Board of Directors

10:45 am to 11:15 am Coffee and Conversation

11:15 am to 12:15 pm U.S. Healthcare Transformation: An Industry Overview Dana Alexander, RN, MSN, MBA, FHIMSS, FAAN, Chief Nursing Officer, General Electric Healthcare, HIMSS National Board of Directors Member

12:15 pm- 1:15pm Lunch Buffet lunch for all included

1:15 pm – 1:30 pm HIMSS So Cal Chapter Business Meeting

1:30 pm to 2:20 pm Structured vs. Unstructured Documentation: “To have one’s cake and eat it, too.”

Jim Murry, Chief Information Officer, University of California, Irvine Health
Ralph Cygan, MD, Chief Medical Information Officer, University of California, Irvine Health and Lisa Dahm, PhD, Director, Clinical Informatics, University of California, Irvine Health

2:20 pm to 3:20 pm “Finally….. Healthcare 2.0” Dale Sanders, Senior Technology Advisor and CIO Mentor, Cayman Islands Health System

3:20 pm to 3:30 pm Closing Remarks

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