News of Note
By Candace Stuart, Director, Communications & Public Relations
Opioid Task Force will host a webinar today: The Opioid Task Force will host a webinar titled “Atrium Health: Responding to the Opioid Crisis,” at noon today, Jan. 9. Anyone interested in the webinar can register here.
Deadline for spring forum scholarships is Friday: CHIME members have only a few days left to apply for scholarships worth $1,500 to attend the CHIME HIMSS CIO Forum on March 8-9 in Orlando, Fla. The application deadline is Friday, Jan. 10. Recipients will receive complimentary registration to the forum and may submit travel expenses for reimbursement with the remaining funds at the conclusion of the event. Applications are available here.
Podcast on managing third-party security risks: Erik Decker, AEHIS’s Health Information Security Innovator of the Year and chief information security and privacy officer at University of Chicago Medicine, offered advice on how to manage third-party security risks in this podcast and article on HealthcareInfoSecurity.