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Utah Chapter of HIMSS Newsletters

We are pleased to announce our 2019 UHIMSS award winners who have demonstrated excellence in their contributions of health IT in our community. Healthcare Tech Leader of the Year Marc Probst |...
When the CEO of an organization makes a commitment to interoperability it signals a clear vision to the entire organization. The ONC has created the Interoperability Pledge as a way for strategic...
In the past couple of years conversations have dominated the center stage regarding misinterpretation of the 1996 HIPAA Privacy Rule. The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services and Office of...
Have you registered for the March 29 th free community education fair in Salt Lake or the March 30 fair in Provo? If not, there’s still time! Lori Weber, a representative from Noridian Medicare will...
UHIMSS Legislative Meeting Re-Cap Govern Herbert formally declared this past Thursday to be Healthcare IT (HIT) Day in Utah. To observe the day, the UHIMSS chapter’s legislative update took place at...
This month we are spotlighting UHIN for their work in healthcare IT interoperability. We would also like to highlight their efforts within the Utah healthcare community. Below is an interview we...
First Published September 30, 2106 Intermountain Healthcare: Telehealth Program Overview At our August UHIMSS luncheon, I had the chance to meet Lory Maddox and learn a little of her work as a...
Utah Chapter of HIMSS is proud to sponsor Games4Health 2017, a global student game design competition, hosted by the University of Utah’s Sorenson Center for Discovery & Innovation. Games4Health...
The cHIE is helping to coordinate care across state lines as part of a live “patient-centered data home (PCDH)” exchange with HIEs in Arizona and western Colorado: the Arizona Health-e Connection and...
The Utah Department of Health and UHIN are collaborating to host the Third Annual Utah Health Information Technology Conference on Tuesday, May 17 at the Salt Lake Community College Miller Campus,...
Press Release: UHIN cHIE users can access patient data from Intermountain Healthcare and the Veterans’ Affairs Health Care System, as well as expanded records from HCA facilities! Authorized cHIE...
IHE USA Monitors Gain Real-World IHE Experience! IHE USA is looking for volunteers to serve as Monitors to verify tests at the IHE North American Connectathon 2016. Monitors are industry...
Utah continues to be a national leader in the development of Health IT solutions that improve the timeliness, quality, and outcomes of care. The Utah Health Information Network (UHIN) is in the...
Utah HIMSS Annual Spring Conference Sponsorship Opportunities
Polina Kukhareva , MS. MPH, PhD Candidate, Biomedical Informatics, University of Utah Polina was born and raised in Saint Petersburg, Russia. She received a Master of Public Health (MPH) degree at...
President’s Message - Julie Beard September has been an exciting month. I hope you were able to join us for our wonderful networking hot luncheon and a very informative ACO, Medical Home and Payment...
UHIMSS November Newsletter President’s Message - Julie Beard We are making great progress as an organization. You will notice that the Advocacy Committee received the highest honor from HIMSS with...
UHIMSS Presidents Message - Julie Beard It has been a whirlwind of membership opportunities in November and in December. While we typically do not schedule multiple events in the same month, the...