iHT2 [eye-h-tee-squared]: 1.an awe-inspiring summit featuring some of the world.s best and brightest. 2. great food for thought that will leave you begging for more. 3. a great way to connect and engage with those changing our world.
Each year, the Institute hosts a series of events & programs which promote improvements in the quality, safety, and efficiency of health care through information technology and facilitating knowledge exchange. iHT2 programs are designed to support multi-stakeholder organizations who are navigating through health IT issues, policies and strategies in an attempt to improve care. Institute programs include a variety of guest speakers and keynotes representing many diverse sectors within health care. Speaker faculty provide expert advice, practical recommendations, solution-oriented best practices and reactions related to the most pressing issues.
The 2015 iHT2 Health IT Summit in Seattle will bring together over 200 C-level, physician, practice management and IT decision-makers from North America's leading provider organizations and physician practices. For two days, executives will be able to interact with a national audience of peers, thought leaders, and solutions providers at one of Seattle's finest resorts. Areas of discussion will include: Meaningful Use, Health Information Exchange, Telehealth, Accountable Care, mHealth, Cloud Computing, and more.
- Telehealth is emerging as a critical component of the transformation of healthcare. Telehealth holds the promise to significantly impact some of the most challenging problems of our current healthcare system: access to care, cost effective delivery, and distribution of limited providers. Panelists will address successful examples of telehealth solution for patients and clinicians.
- Provider organizations are challenged with creating a standardized interoperable model that is patient centric, trusted, longitudinal, scalable, sustainable, and reliable. This session will address the most effective mechanisms for standardizing and exchanging data within a system and how to get the most out of your EMR investment.