HealthIMPACT Stack 1.0 2016

HealthIMPACT Changemakers of the Week
George Kurian, CEO of NetApp, recently announced that NetApp is renewing their focus on simplification and modernization of the data management architecture for the next era of IT, to provide an architecture with seamless data management.

Carina Edwards, SVP of Customer Experience for Imprivata, was appointed to the board of directors of the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) Foundation. Ms. Edwards will serve a four-year term, beginning on January 1, 2017.


Dr. Vindell Washington, National Coordinator for HIT at ONC, held his first @TwitterChat #AskVindell.  Dr. Washington wants to make it easier for consumers to unlock their data and put it to use.

      HIT Titans of Twitter
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Follow us on Twitter “We need help liberating our own data” Heather Nelson, ExecDir Epic Apps via @UChicagoMed. @HITHealthIMPACT – Devin Soelberg (@DevinSoelberg) September 14, 2016

Follow us on Twitter LEARN MORE about the NEW #HealthIT Playbook during a webinar on 9/30 – ONC (@ONC_HealthIT) September 27, 2016

Follow us on Twitter A message from @POTUS commemorating National #HealthITWeek: #NHITweek – ONC (@ONC_HealthIT) September 26, 2016

Follow us on Twitter Here’s a list of good Health IT-related blogs: #healthit #HITsm – Steve Sisko (@ShimCode) September 27, 2016

Follow us on Twitter The #unbreakhealthcare radio show live at #health2con with@zdoggmd & @Jonathan_Bush  – Matthew Holt (@boltyboy) September 27, 2016

      Linkedin HIT Gems
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HealthIMPACT News
To disrupt or not to disrupt – that is the question.
They say “disruptive innovation,” we say: new methods, new ideas, and more progress. At HealthIMPACT, our goal is to impact the status quo in any way possible that will elicit positive change for America’s healthcare system. And we do just that.
Upcoming Events
Digital Health Innovation Driving Meaningful, Effective, and Measurable Business Transformation
In this session, healthcare innovation and start-up experts discuss where technology that truly improves healthcare is happening and who are the most likely companies to deliver meaningful solutions. Date: October 21, 2016
The HealthIMPACT Forum Northwest
The Nation’s leading healthcare CIO/CMIO Forum where participants challenge the status quo and innovate ahead of the rest. Stop debating the hypothetical and participate in a fast paced, hype-free day on connected and coordinated care technologies that deliver measurable value to your patients and your health system.
Date: October 21, 2016
Featured Speakers Include: Shahid Shah, Neal Ganguly, Mohan Nair and Malcolm Palmore.
HIT in the News
Internet of Things in Healthcare: Information Technology in Health
The Internet of Things is about to transform the way we live and work. And if it reaches its fullest potential, it will fundamentally change every aspect of our lives.