COLUMBUS, Ohio, April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Central and Southern Ohio chapter of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (CSOHIMSS), announced its Spring conference titled Coordination of Care in the 21st Century. It will be held on May 15, 2015 at the Ohio Union at the Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio.
Conference attendees will benefit by seeing and hearing from a number of high-caliber speakers who are highly respected in their field. Focusing on the role mHealth and TeleHealth, the day will be kicked off by the hosts OSU and Cisco, and be concluded with a CMIO Panel from local and regional healthcare provider organizations from the region. Ajay Sharma, Program Chair, said, "Our focus this year, in tune with HIMSS nationally, was to bring to our regional audiences, the maturity and practical uses for mobile applications and what was once called 'Telemedicine', increasingly referred as TeleHealth, in our world today.
Our aim is to bring these educational and collaborative approaches to our membership and anyone in the community who would like to understand the innovations in the healthcare ecosystem today."
Much vaunted and internationally respected speaker and mobile advocate, Thomas Martin, PhD, who also serves as the Director of Health Information Management at HIMSS, will be visiting from Washington, DC to share his national experience with our community as the event's keynote speaker. Adam Rossbach, Scott Mash, Tom Reid and William C. Thornbury MD and others will be presenting coordination of care and mobile application capabilities and experiences to further the practical applications within the ecosystem.
Interested participants can register for the conference at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/csohimss-2015-spring-conference-coordination-of-care-in-the-21st-century-tickets-15620740054?utm_campaign=order_confirm&utm_medium=email&ref=eemailordconf&utm_source=eb_email&utm_term=eventname.
CSOHIMSS supports careers in healthcare information systems in Ohio. CSOHIMSS has representation from the provider, consultant and vendor healthcare industry segments and works to enhance communication and education among its over 1,100 local chapter members!
Additional information is available on the CSOHIMSS website at http://www.csohimss.org and via social media on Twitter at http://twitter.com/CSOHIMSS and on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/Csohimss.