Utah Promontory Health Information Exchange and Technology Connectivity Conference, 2011

Utah Connectivity Conference? June 21-22, 2011

Utah Department of Health and community partners celebrated Utah electronic connectivity discussing challenges and opportunities associated with health information technology and secure electronic information exchange for improved health outcomes and reduced costs.

Available Conference Presentations for download.

CMS Strategic Direction [download]

Anthony Rodgers, Deputy Administrator, Center for Strategic Planning

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Breakfast with the Telehealth Resource Centers- Helping you get where you want to go. [download]

Elizabeth Krupinski, PhD, Southwest Telehealth Resource Center;

Tom Brewer, MS, Northwest Region Telehealth Resource Center;

Patricia Carroll, RN, MS, Utah Telehealth Network.


Telemedicine and Health Information Technologies: Transforming Systems of Care in a Perfect Storm [download]

Dale C. Alverson, MD, University of New Mexico, Center for Telehealth and Cybernedicine Research


?Connecting Health, Health IT and Health System Transformation [download]

Robert T. Rolfs, MD, State Health IT Coordinator, Deputy Director/Chief Medical Officer, Utah Department of Health


Achieving Higher Value Health Care in Utah: How Local Leadership Can Bring All the Elements Together [download]

Harold D. Miller, Executive Director, Center for Healthcare Quallity and Payment Reform and President and CEO Network for Regional Healthcare Improvement


VA Health Information Exchange [download]

Tim Cromwell, RN, PhD, Director, Standards and Interoperability OIA, Vetrans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs


Preparedness for the post-Health Reform World [download]

Dave Wanser, PhD


E-Prescribing Panel- Successful Transitions for Pharmacies and Physicians [download]

E-RX in Utah: The Digital Prescription for Improving Care [download]

Joesph G. Cramer, MD, Chair Utah e-Prescribing Task Force, Medicaid Medical Director, Division of Medicaid and Health Finance, Utah Department of Health

Central Utah Pharmacy Technology Overview [download]

Brett C. Johnson, PhD, MBA, Pharmacy Director, Central Utah Clinic


Telehealth and the Medical Home

Libbey Chuy, MS, AUCH [download]

Joe Humphry, MD, University of Hawaii, John A. Burns School of Medicine [download]

Doug Romer, RN, Grand Ronde Hospital, La Grande, OR [download]

Empowering Patients Through Consent [download]

Mary Carbaugh, Member Relation Coordinator, Utah Health Information Network


HIT/HIE and the Art of Medicine: A Provider's Perspective on care in the era or the EHR, Beacon IC3 Communities Project [download]

Sarah Woolsey, MD, IC3 Community Initiative, HealthInsight