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Managing Cyber Threats and Protecting Patients: An HHS and Industry-led Response

Erik Decker, Chief Information Security & Privacy Officer, University of Chicago Medicine, and Julie Chua, Risk Management Branch Chief, HHS Office of Information Security.  Learn about mitigating common threats to the healthcare industry through a deep dive of the 405d cybersecurity guidance document. This guide (written for small-, medium- and large-sized organizations) posits a voluntary, industry-led approach to mitigating...

HHS/ONC HIT Policy Committee Update

Marc Probst, CIO, Intermountain HealthCare and HIT Policy Committee Member, Office of the National Coordinator for HIT, Department of Health and Human Services, discusses the latest information and efforts of the HIT Policy Committee. Although the rules on Meaningful Use and Certification are still being developed by HHS and CMS, the HIT Policy Committee has been discussing issues...

IS Governance Leadership Model:  UHHS Case Study

Ed Marx, CIO, University Hospitals Health System, Cleveland, describes the critical role of governance in developing and supporting business strategy.  Working governance principles and a framework which you can adopt or adapt are presented.  Highlights include critical success factors and sustaining principles as well as benefits to UHHS and the IT function

The Draft Federal Health IT Strategic Plan: What’s in it, and Why it’s Important

Dan Golder, DDS, MBA, Principal, and Larry Katzovitz, Senior Advisor, Impact Advisors. The draft “2020-2025 Federal Health IT Strategic Plan” from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) outlines federal health information technology (health IT) goals, objectives and strategies for the next five years.  Once finalized, the plan “will serve as a roadmap for federal agencies and drive...

Rhonda Medows MD, FAAFP

Rhonda Medows MD, FAAFP
Rhonda M. Medows, MD, is President of Population Health Management at Providence St. Joseph Health, one of the largest nonprofit health systems in the United States, and CEO of Ayin Health Solutions, a population health management company launched by Providence. She leads Providence’s Medicaid, Medicare, Commercial, and employer population health strategies, as well as the organization’s value-based care, health plans,...

Nnaemeka Okafor MD, MS

Nnaemeka Okafor MD, MS
Dr. Nnaemeka 'Emeka' Okafor serves as the Vice President and Chief Health Informatics Officer for Memorial Hermann Health System (MHHS) in Houston. He has been an informatics Physician executive with MHHS since 2014. Current duties include serving as a trusted problem-solving liaison for clinicians, health system executives, Information Technology (IT) staff, and IT vendors. He provides leadership for enterprise-wide Health Information Technology...

Healthcare Leaders Embrace Reform 2010 – Bios

Annual Scottsdale Institute Conference Healthcare Leaders Embrace Reform 2010   Mike Boswood President and CEO, Thomson Reuters Healthcare Paul Browne SVP and CIO, Trinity Health Jean Chenoweth SVP, Top 100 Hospitals, Thomson Reuters Carolyn Clancy, MD Director, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, US Department of Health and Human Services David C. Classen, MD, MS Vice President, CSC, and Associate Professor of Medicine and Consultant in Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine,...

Creating Value through Meaningful Use 2.0 – Bios

Creating Value through Meaningful Use 2.0 Betsy Aderholdt President & CEO Genesys Health System William Bithoney, MD, FAAP National Medical Leader Truven Health Analytics David Bradshaw Chief Information, Planning and Marketing Officer Memorial Hermann Healthcare System Emily Brower Executive Director, Accountable Care Programs Atrius Health Amy Compton-Phillips, MD Associate Executive Director, Quality The Permanente Federation, LLC, Kaiser Permanente Michael Donahue VP, Payor Contracting & Relations Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems Erica Drazen, ScD Senior Advisor Scottsdale Institute Floyd Eisenberg, MD SVP, Health Information...

Healthcare Leaders Embrace Reform 2012 – Bios

Annual Scottsdale Institute Conference Healthcare Leaders Embrace Reform 2012 Steve Aylward General Manager, Commercial Health & Life Sciences Microsoft Corporation Representative to the ACO Community of Practice Richard Blakely, MD CMO Memorial Hermann Physician Network (MHMD) David Bradshaw Chief Information, Planning and Marketing Officer Memorial Hermann Healthcare System Gary Campbell President/CEO Centura Health Jean Chenoweth SVP, Performance Improvement and 100 Top Hospitals Programs Thomson Reuters Healthcare David Classen, MD, MS Associate Professor of Medicine University of Utah CMIO, Pascal Metrics