Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Call for Participation - 2010 Summit of the Southeast


As a TN HIMSS Board Member and HIE Liaison, I feel it is my duty to fulfill the mission and vision of the TN HIMSS Chapter and ask all those that follow me to consider attending the next conference event. Join the AL, AR, KY, SC and TN Chapters in the largest HIMSS Combined Chapter Conference.There is still time to register for the early bird rates for the 2010 HIMSS Summit of the Southeast.  The Summit offers attendees the chance to join one of the most unique Chapter conferences in the country.  

This meeting is designed to offer attendees access to and hear from the leading healthcare providers and healthcare technology companies in the Southeast.  By attending this conference, you will get a chance to hear national and local leaders on these key agenda items:
  • Clinical Informatics (A Credit Session)
  • Hospital CEO Discussion
  • Keynote – Meaningful Use and Meaningful Change
  • State of HIMSS
  • Keynote – State of our Nation: A National Road Map
  • HIT/HIE Short-term Benefits and Long-term Investment – Panel Discussion
  • Evolving Role of the CIO/CMIO/CMO – Panel Discussion
  • Keynote – Safety and Quality
  • Hospital Point of Care Impact:  Clinicians Sound Off
  • Ambulatory Point of Care Impact:  Clinicians Sound Off
This year, the Summit is two days, October 11th and 12th. As such, we have two different options for registration. If you would like to attend the Special Session on October 11th ONLY, please choose that option. If you wish to attend the ENTIRE Summit on October 11th and 12th, please choose the Entire Summit option. I will be attending both days and look forward to seeing many of you there. Make sure to register now to get your early bird rates while they still apply! Safe travels!