I can’t believe that HIMSS 2013 is finally here. Well, it’s almost here. I fly out on Saturday, and I’m seeing the tweets come in from the various vendors who are arriving in New Orleans to setup their booths. For those that can’t attend, we’ll do our best to give you a peek into the event. For those that can attend, I always love to meet those who read EMR and HIPAA in person. The following is a list of events that I’m hosting, participating in or otherwise engaged. All of these events and more are also listed in the Influential Networks HIMSS 2013 Event Guide.
I look forward to seeing many of you at these great events and in the hallways of HIMSS. It’s always great to see old friends and make new ones.
#SocialMedia and #Influence Tweetup
Monday, March 4, 2013
2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Discuss the best approaches to influencing audiences around your ideas, products or services with John Lynn and Shahid Shah, InfluentialNetworks.com. Learn how social media can be used to get your messages out to those who matter. Discover common myths and misconceptions about new media, and learn proven strategies and techniques to get the most out of social media.
Location: Social Media Center
Discussion with Rita Bowen, Chief Privacy Officer at HealthPort, About HIPAA Omnibus Rule
Tuesday, March 5, 2013
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Come learn from one of the leading experts on HIPAA, Rita Bowen, as she discusses the latest details on the new HIPAA Omnibus rule with John Lynn, HealthcareScene.com. We’ll talk about all the changes with business associates, how to make sure your compliant, and making a smooth transition to the new rule.
Location: HealthPort Booth #6841
New Media Meetup at #HIMSS13 Sponsored by docBeat
Tuesday, March 5, 2013
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Great food, free drinks, and time to mingle with the best and brightest that healthcare social media has to offer. Come and meet people you’ve only connected with online and find new friends. The New Media Meetup is where the online world meets offline.
Location: Mulate’s Party Hall – 743 Convention Center Boulegvard, New Orleans, LA
Register to attend: http://tinyurl.com/HIMSS13NMM
Point of Care Video with Metro
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
12:30 PM – 1:00 PM
Come learn more with John Lynn, HealthcareScene.com, about Metro’s latest point-of-care systems, AccessPoint mobile computing system, and their Metro Access platform. We’ll be shooting a video of their latest products. Don’t worry, you don’t have to be in the video unless you want to be.
Location: Metro Booth #6312