COLUMBUS, Ohio, May 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Central and Southern Ohio chapter of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (CSOHIMSS), has announced its Spring conference titled The Zen of Healthcare Disruption 2017!" It will be held on Friday, May 12th, 2017 at Conference Center at OCLC, 6600 Kilgour Place, Dublin, Ohio 43017.
The conference will be a wide-ranging overview of key issues affecting healthcare IT in 2017, from the recent past to where we are heading and beyond.
Keynote sessions will focus on Disruptive Technologies with speakers from IBM Watson Health and Amazon Web Services. Breakout sessions throughout the day will provide attendees with a full menu of topics, including tele-health, medical device security, EMR at the Bedside, and e-visits to name a few.
The day will conclude with a panel discussion on disruptive technologies from leaders across our region and beyond. The conference will feature participants from the UC Health, Ohio Health, Premier Health Partners, Cisco, Wood County Hospital, MMY Consulting, Secure State and Cardinal Health to name a few.
Ajay Sharma, Program Chair for the chapter said, "Every year we try to be a thought leader with our conferences and with the award from the HIMSS Community nationwide as the #1 Medium Sized Chapter in the country, we needed to continually provide great content and collaboration for our attendees and membership. This has led to an overwhelming response from our community Provider organizations and solution providers to present on various topics of relevance for our Central & Southern Ohio HIMSS community."
Chapter President, Jeff Haas commented that, "We have Columbus, Dayton and host city Cincinnati represented for our event and have Keynotes from greatly respected organizations that are changing the paradigm of how we think about healthcare each day." Ryan Clark, President Elect noted that "Our eco-system is undergoing disruption on a regular basis and the focus on disruptive technologies would enable seamless, efficient and interoperable technologies towards some of the goals that we, as a community strive for each day. "
Those interested in attending, can find additional information and on-line registration at:
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.
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