Health IT Events and Hashtags
Are you planning on attending any upcoming Health IT Events? Can’t make an event? Are you at an event? Keep up-to-the-minute on Twitter reading and using the event #hashtags. Get before, during, and after news from event coordinators, sponsors, and attendees. Add to the conversation and tweet your news and thoughts and don’t forget to add the #hashtag. Check out these event #hashtags and see what’s going on. To see upcoming webinars see our post in HITECH Answers.
America’s Physician Groups Colloquium 2018
October 10-12, 2018 in Washington DC
This year represents the fifth annual Colloquium and the first as America’s Physician Groups. While their name has changed, their commitment to delivering the exceptional programming you have come to expect remains as strong as ever. This year’s speakers include some of the nation’s foremost policy experts, healthcare decision-makers, and physicians, all of whom will share their experiences and outlooks as the movement from volume to value continues. You will gain practical knowledge that will help you and your physician organization navigate the complex, valuebased care landscape.
WEDI National Conference 2018
October 15-17, 2018 in Arlington VA
Headlining the WEDI National Conference 2018 will be several health care and policy thought-leaders including Dr. Donald Rucker, national coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC), who will offer insights on administrative health IT policies as well as address patient matching and administrative simplification. Hundreds of industry stakeholders across health IT – including payers, providers, government regulators and vendors – will gather during the three-day event to network and collaborate in sessions focusing on value-based care, administrative simplification, patient matching, data exchange, claims attachments, prior authorization, telehealth, artificial intelligence and blockchain.
Fifth Annual Thought Leadership on Access Symposium (ATLAS)
October 15—17, 2018 in Boston MA
The Annual Thought Leadership on Access Symposium (ATLAS), hosted by Kyruus, is the preeminent patient access conference for hospital and health system leaders. Through presentations, panels, breakout sessions, and networking events, attendees exchange insights on driving patient access and experience innovation at their organizations. This year’s event focuses on “systemness” – how health systems are aligning enterprise-wide to become more unified organizations – and the role patient access plays in laying the foundation. You’ll walk away from the event with strategies and solutions to attract, engage, and retain patients.
Connected Health Conference
October 17-19, 2018 in Boston MA
Building on the momentum and success of last year’s event, the Connected Health Conference is back in Boston and will be better than ever. This is the global platform for provocative and forward-thinking discussion, deal-making opportunities and real-world perspectives. Join over 2,000 front-line healthcare providers, tech innovators, decision makers, life sciences companies, investors and forward-thinking companies in the hub of healthcare and innovation.
NANN’s 34th Annual Conference
October 17-20, 2018 in Anaheim CA
NANN is turning Anaheim, California into NANNAHEIM with its 34th Annual Conference at the Anaheim Hilton and Convention Center. Empower your practice with the latest clinical education on hot topics, the opportunity to connect with neonatal nursing peers from all over the world, and the inspiration to make changes in your home unit. Attendees agree that a NANN meeting is more than a conference; it’s a must-have experience!
October 24, 2018 in New York, NY
Grounded in critical present day issues and milestones, Converge2Xcelerate will highlight the most creative thinking and strategic approaches for organizations to build a sustainable, scalable, and fiscally responsible future in value based care giving, presenting cases from inception to outcome, and so much more.
RSNA 2018 Annual Meeting
November 25-30, 2018 in Chicago IL
Every year, radiology’s best and brightest convene at the RSNA Annual Meeting to learn from the specialty’s top experts and get an exclusive look at the latest in medical imaging technology. RSNA 2017 brought breakthrough science in machine learning, artificial intelligence and 3D printing to the forefront, affirming the Society’s position as the leader promoting scientific innovation for better patient care. Save the date now to see tomorrow’s medical imaging discoveries today at RSNA 2018!
HIMSS19 Global Conference & Exhibition
February 11-15, 2019 in Orlando FL
This February in Orlando, join forces with 45,000+ champions of health from 90+ countries at HIMSS19 for five days of innovation, education and collaboration. Channel the power of information and technology to meet your biggest challenges head-on and continue your quest to transform health and lives.
When: Every Tuesday, Noon ET (9 AM PT)
When: Every Tuesday, 8:30 pm ET
What: Healthcare Leadership – A weekly educational tweetchat Tuesdays at 8:30pm Eastern (North America). Join the conversation! Together we can be a force for change.
When: Every Tuesday, 9 pm ET
What: #MDchat is for physicians to participate in advancing their understanding of the influences of emerging technologies on our culture, health, privacy, dignity and many other aspects of the human condition. This #MDchat gives physicians opportunities to find each other, crowdsource and just learn how the Twitterverse works.
When: Wednesdays, at 1:00 pm ET
What: These chats typically focus on topics related to gender diversity and equality within technology and related S.T.E.M. fields, leadership, work-life balance, government and global policy, health and well being, and the occasional reference to pop culture. Join the next #healthITchicks tweet chat on Wednesday, October 17 from 1-2 pm ET. Jess Clifton (@jslentzclifton) will host!
#KareoChat Tweet Chat
When: 1st & 3rd Thursdays every month at Noon ET
Hosted by: @
What: Industry leaders and healthcare experts are invited to join the conversation about hot healthcare topics. To follow along and participate, please include the #KareoChat hashtag in your tweet so others can see your post. See their previous #KareoChats on Storify. Mark your calendars for the #KareoChat. Check them out on September 6th!
When: Every Friday, 12 pm ET/11 am CT
What: Topics are announced @HealthcareScene – #HITsm TweetChats, #HITsm is an acronym for “healthcare IT social media” and they focus on current topics that are influencing healthcare technology, health IT, and the use of social media in healthcare. This week’s #HITsm chat is happening Friday, 10/12 at Noon ET (9 AM PT). This week’s chat will be hosted by Janet Kennedy (@getsocialhealth) and Carol Bush (@TheSocialNurse) from the Healthcare Marketing Network (@HMNwriters) on the topic of “The Importance of Nurses in Healthcare”.