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.
WEDI 2019 Spring Conference
May 20-22, 2019 in San Diego CA
WEDI conferences showcase best practices, emerging trends and case studies in Health IT. Their goal is to bring together the brightest minds in the industry to give talks that are idea-focused, foster learning and provoke conversations that matter. Elise Sweeney Anthony, J.D., Executive Director, Office of Policy at the ONC will headline the 2019 WEDI Spring Conference.
June 10-11, 2019 in Atlanta GA
Genevieve Morris will deliver the keynote address, “Policy and Trust Frameworks Under the 21st Century Cures act,” at the inaugural DirectTrust Summit to be held in Atlanta, GA. Morris is the founder of Integral Health Strategies and previously served as the Chief Health Information Officer for the VA’s Office of EHR Modernization on a detail from HHS, where she served as the Principal Deputy National Coordinator for Health IT at ONC. The event will bring health care industry leaders together to share ideas and best practices around improving health information exchange and interoperability.
HFMA Annual Conference 2019
June 23-26, 2019 in Orlando FL
This year’s HFMA Annual Conference will inspire you to take action, giving you the tools you need to lead change and deliver on the promise of transformation. Focused on improving the business of health care, the conference draws more than 2,500 healthcare leaders from across the nation and offers 3 strategy-focused General Sessions, more than 50 best-practice breakout sessions, and 4 focused cohorts over 3 days.
TPA Summit 2019
July 15-17, 2019 in Dallas TX
The HCAA, a leader in education, networking, resources and advocacy for the self-funding industry, announces multiple Emmy Award winning producer Bill Stainton and ESPN analyst and former Dallas Cowboy, Darren Woodson will headline its TPA Summit 2019. The two-and-a-half-day event will be held July 15-17, 2019 at The Hyatt Regency in Dallas, Texas and will gather hundreds of current and future industry leaders for a series of high-level discussions focused on “Designing the Future of Self-Funding.”
2019 SHIEC Annual Conference
August 18-21, 2019 in National Harbor MD
The 2019 SHIEC Annual Conference will be held at the Gaylord National Resort & Conference Center in National Harbor, MD to celebrate HIE growth and success across the country. Their 5th annual conference is hosted by: SHIEC HIE members, Chesapeake Regional Information System for our Patients (CRISP), Maryland and CRISP, DC.
HLTH: the Future of Healthcare Event
October 27-30, 2019 in Las Vegas NV
HLTH (pronounced health) is the industry’s groundbreaking event for Senior Executives. HLTH’s mission is to bring together senior leaders from across the health ecosystem to solve the most pressing problems and actualize the most promising opportunities to improve health. Throughout the event, you’ll learn from and interact with others in small and large groups, at public and private sessions, around topic-driven roundtables, and through one-on-one meetings.
When: Every Sunday, 9 pm ET
What: #womeninmedicine is a tweetchat to discuss the issues that women face in medicine. The goals of this chat are to provide a safe space for the respectful discussion of issues of gender in medicine, a place for mentorship related to the aforementioned issues and lastly an environment that will hopefully begin to shift the culture of medicine forward.
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, 9:30 pm ET
What: #HTreads is a weekly HIT book club Twitter chat. Like Health and Tech Books? Join their book club! Read prior & chat with them.
When: Wednesday, June 12 1-2 pm ET
When: Every Thursday, 9pm ET
What: #MedEdChat is a weekly conversation on Twitter about topics relating to issues in medical education, including its dissemination into social media. The 60-min chats take place on Thursday nights. Participants should use #mededchat when contributing to the discussions.
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, 5/17 at Noon ET (9 AM PT). This week’s chat will be hosted by Amanda (@LALupusLady) on the topic of “Awareness and Social Media Fundamentals for Patient Communities”.
Looking for a Tweet Chat on something specific? Checkout Symplur, a healthcare social media analytics company that promotes deeper understanding of healthcare by strengthening the voices of those who need to be heard with insights from the Healthcare Social Graph®.