Health Informatics Tri-State Summit
University of Southern Indiana,
The 3rd Annual Health Informatics Tri-State Summit (HITS), whose overall theme is “Connected Communities: Engaging Patients and Providers through Emerging Technologies,” will focus on the cutting edge health information and innovative solutions needed to take healthcare delivery to the next level. Through insightful discussions and engaging presentations, leading experts will provide emerging trends in the use of health information technology in direct patient care related to healthcare social media and professionalism, engagement through health information exchange, healthcare social media and professionalism, social listening and predicting clinical outbreaks and analyzing pharma side effects; as well as other topics. National speaker and cancer survivor, Kym Martin, will open the conference sharing her personal story, professional insights and hard won wisdom expertise in business and wellness. This Conference will be relevant to: physicians, nurses, pharmacists, informaticists, health information technologists, medical practice managers, healthcare managers, health professionals, students, and others whose scope of practice is related to health informatics. This conference will prepare health professionals to implement effective health informatics strategies in their individual professional practice and their organization. Joint Providers include University of Southern Indiana College of Nursing, Indiana HIMSS, and St. Mary’s Medical Center.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of St. Mary’s Medical Center CME Department, the University of Southern Indiana, and Indiana HIMSS. St. Mary’s Medical Center is accredited by the Indiana State Medical Association (ISMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
St. Mary’s Medical Center designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 6.25 Category 1 credits towards the AMA Physician’s Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.
University of Southern Indiana College of Nursing and Health Professions is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
The program is approved for up to 6.25 continuing education (CE) hours for use in fulfilling the continuing education requirements of the Certified Professional in Healthcare Information & Management Systems (CPHIMS) and the Certified Associate in Healthcare Information & Management Systems (CAHIMS).