Update from HHS CIO – Fortifying the American Healthcare System

Wednesday, November 1   |   5:15 pm – 6:00 pm

Join the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services’ (HHS) Acting CIO, Beth Killoran and our own Russ Branzell, CEO of CHIME, for a discussion of the role of the CIO in an ever-changing healthcare system and constantly evolving digital climate. Ms. Killoran will outline the pivotal role HHS is playing in innovation both within and outside the federal government and how she is working with CHIME and others to engage the private sector.

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss a general overview of where health IT stands from HHS’s perspective
  • Identify the important role of the HHS CIO as a convener, collaborator, partner, and leader
  • Describe how to overcome dysfunction both within and outside of the federal government to foster a climate of better collaboration

Speakers:

 

Beth Killoran, CIO, Department of Health & Human Services

Russell Branzell, FACHE, FCHIME, CHCIO, CEO, CHIME