Sunday, September 8

11:30 am - 6:00 pm Lunch & Golf Tournament at Reems Creek Golf Club
6:30 - 8:30 pm Opening Reception

Monday, September 9

7:00 - 9:00 am Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00 - 8:45 am NC HIMSS Breakfast Meeting (Chris Scarboro will discuss The Current Status of the NC HIE)
9:00 - 10:30 am Opening Plenary Session
Bringing HIPAA into a HITECH World
David Holtzman, Sr. Health IT & Privacy Specialist, HHS Office for Civil Rights
10:30 - 11:00 am Networking Break in Exhibit Hall
11:00 am - 12:00 pm Track 1
Healthcare Social Networking: The Future of Coordinated & Collaborative Care
Ashwani Kaul (Promantus Inc.) & Jennifer Lord (Participatient)

Track 2
Electronic Health Records & Patient Privacy: Can They Co-exist?
Sharon Becker & Debbie Zanes (Duke University Health System)

Track 3
Optimizing Linkage of EMS Call Report & ED Visit Data to Track Patient Healthcare Experiences & Improve Outcomes
Dennis Falls (UNC Carolina Center for Health Informatics) & Tony Fernandez (UNC EMSPIC)

Track 4
Tripwire Presentation: Convergence: Configuration, Vulnerabilities & Unexpected Changes
12:00-1:00 pm Lunch in Exhibit Hall
1:00 - 2:00 pm Track 1
Managing Risk Before, During & After ICD-10 Transition

Natalie George & Jeanne Wisniewski (New Hanover Regional Medical Center), Mary Beth Nagle (Vidant Health) & Mary Martha Treadaway (HIMformatics)

Track 2
Meaningful Use 2014: Step Ups & Shake Downs
Carolyn Hartley (Physicians EHR) & Jim Tate (EMR Advocate)

Track 3
Building & Securing Mobile Apps for Healthcare
Richard Low (Topsail Technologies)
2:00 - 2:15 pm Break
2:15 - 3:15 pm Track 1
Health IT: Simulation Lab

Angeline Baker, Patrick Cayo & Deborah Swain (NC Central University)

Track 2
Primary Care Providers Using Their EHR to Improve Quality: Lessons Learned
Kelly Wiseman (Wake AHEC)

Track 3
Case Studies: Implementing Data Loss Prevention
Chuck Kesler (Duke Medicine), Gaudy Jandron & Elizabeth Swanzy-Parker (Carolinas HealthCare System)

Track 4
Alphanumeric Presentation: eSignature: A Healthcare Perspective
3:15 - 3:45 pm Networking Break in Exhibit Hall
3:45 - 4:45 pm Track 1
Architectural Options for Analytics in the Learning Health System

Eric Brinsfield (SAS)

Track 2
The Enticing EHR: Keys to Driving Voluntary Physician Adoption of HIT
Sara Houser (Ashe Memorial Hospital)

Track 3
NC Telehealth Network: Broadband Services to Support NC Health Activities
John Graham (NC Institute for Public Health), Dave Kirby (Kirby Information Management Consulting) & Brian Layh (MCNC)

Track 4
Redspin Presentation: The Future of HIPAA Security Risk Analysis
Dan Berger (Redspin)
4:45 - 6:00 pm Reception in Exhibit Hall
6:30 - 8:00 pm Historic Grovewood Wine Stroll & Reception

Tuesday, September 10

7:30 - 8:30 am Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
7:30 - 8:30 am NCHICA Annual and Board Meetings
8:30 - 10:00 am Plenary Session
The Tools to Meet Meaningful Use Requirements
Moderator: Terri Gonzalez (NC Medical Society)
Panel: Amy Ising (NC DETECT), Renny Johnson (NC DHHS Division of Public Health), Bob Martin (NC DHHS Division of Public Health), Chris Scarboro (NC HIE) & Rachael Williams (NC DHHS Division of Medical Assistance)
10:00 - 10:30 am Networking Break in Exhibit Hall
10:30 - 11:30 am Track 1
Applying Informatics to Quality Monitoring

Martha Adams, MD (Duke University), Arif Kamal, MD, Joseph Kelly & Howard Shang (Duke Clinical Research Institute)

Track 2
Meaningful Use in NC: Attestation Trends & Stage 2 Changes
Layne Roberts & Rachael Williams (NC DHHS Division of Medical Assistance)

Track 3
Connected Providers’ View on the Value of a Community Model HIE
Yvonne Hughes & Anne Marie Robertson (Coastal Connect HIE)

Track 4
Imperva Presentation: The Anatomy of an Attack
Eric Gerena (Imperva)
11:30 am - 12:30 pm Lunch in Exhibit Hall
12:30 - 1:30 pm Track 1
New Hanover Regional Medical Center’s Epic Journey: 2012 & Beyond

Heather Thornton (New Hanover RMC)

Track 2
Just Among Friends: Common Sense & Social Media

Mike Meikle (SecureHIM)

1:30 - 1:45 pm Break
1:45 - 2:45 pm Track 1
Assessing Your Organization's Readiness to Deliver Coordinated Care
Lynette Ferrara & Mark Kaufman (CSC)

Track 2
The Big Bang Theory: Effective Tips for Building a Culture of Privacy & Security in Healthcare
Shallie Bryant (CaroMont Health)

Track 3
Value-Driven Health Care: Supporting Methods & Technology
Stephen Blackwelder (Cornerstone Health Care)

2:45 - 3:00 pm Networking Break in Exhibit Hall
3:00 - 4:15 pm Closing Plenary Session
Challenges of a CIO, CMIO or IS Director

Moderator: Suzanne Wilson, MD (FirstHealth of the Carolinas)
Panel: Kelly Lucas (Sampson Regional Medical Center), Sulaiman Sulaiman (Mission Health), Bruce Swords, MD (Cone Health) & Tim Terrell (Cornerstone Health Care)
4:15 - 4:30 pm Prize Drawings & Adjourn
6:30 - 8:00 pm Beer Pairing Reception at Cedric's Tavern - Biltmore Estate (bus departs hotel at 6:00 pm)

Wednesday, September 11

NOTE: The workshops below are not included in the full conference registration, and must be registered for separately.

7:30 - 9:00 am Registration & Continental Breakfast
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
(lunch at noon)
Workshop 1
Meaningful Use Stage 2 Public Health Requirements & Reporting Options in NC
Click here to view the agenda
8:15 am - 4:00 pm
(lunch at 11:30)
Workshop 2
Health Information Exchange: Business, Policy & Technical Considerations
This workshop will build on the results of the April 11 workshop: click here to view the agenda.
8:15 am - 2:30 pm
(lunch at 11:30)
Workshop 3
2013 North Carolina ICD-10 Summit
This workshop is co-sponsored with NCHIMA: click here to view the agenda.