Welcome to the Delaware Valley Chapter of HIMSS!
NJ/DVHIMSS Annual Fall Event - The Politics of Healthcare
Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City, NJ
8th Annual Conference: IT – The Politics of Healthcare
A regional meeting sponsored jointly by the New Jersey and Delaware Valley HIMSS chapters
When: October 28 – 30th, 2015
Where: Harrah’s Resort Hotel and Casino
Atlantic City, NJ
|Michael Smerconish - Host of The Michael Smerconish Program on SiriusXM Radio and CNN’s Smerconish, newspaper columnist and best-selling author.|
|Jason McNamara - Director of Healthcare Technology Services for Myers & Stauffer LC, formerly Senior Technical Director for Medicaid IT at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), where he co-led every major Medicaid IT Initiative|
|Bill Fox, JD, MA - Vice President of Healthcare and Life Sciences at Marklogic. He is a former attorney and healthcare executive with 25 years of experience, and is a nationally recognized thought leader in healthcare predictive analytics, big data, program integrity and data security, and privacy.|
- Clinical Informatics
- Advanced Technologies and Business Intelligence
- Financial/Revenue Cycle
- Specialty Care Technology
- Healthcare Transformation
- Privacy and Security
Events of Interest
Thanks to everyone who participated in our Spring Social Event, "Trouble with the Curve: Surviving Personal Health Crisis", at the Phillies game on Monday, May 11th.
The event was a huge sucess and our featured DVHIMSS guest speakers, Nancy Bucceri (Senior Director of Product Marketing, ZeOmega), and Bob Bucceri, (Principal and General Partner, Chaddsford Planning Associates, LLC) provided a moving account of their recent personal experience of navigating our health care system with a sudden health episode.
NJ and DVHIMSS 2015-2016 Board Members
Left to Right: Jim Hennessy, Hedy Sferra, Suzanne Gack, Bonnie Geissler and Vince Frangiosa
The annual 2015 HIMSS Chapter Leader Exchange, held at the HIMSS Innovation Center in Cleveland, Ohio on July 14 and 15, an event offering leaders from every chapter an opportunity to learn from each other and bring the benefits home with targeted education, issue updates, networking opportunities, and more.
July 14-15, 2015
Global Center for Health Innovation, Cleveland, Ohio
DVHIMSS 2015-2016 Board Members and Committee Chairs
Front and Center: Peg Meadow 2nd Row, Left to Right: Bruce Marcolongo, Sara Hanson, Suzanne Gack, Denise Hammel 3rd Row, Left to Right: Andy Farrella, Lori Yackanicz, Lynne McCone 4th Row, Left to Right: Vince Frangiosa, Pete Mercuri, Troy Brailo, Nat'e Parker-Guyton Back Row, Left to Right: Jack Hueter, Tim Schoener, Joe Miller, Martin Lupinetti, Nancy Bucceri Not Pictured: Allison Cocco
DVHIMSS is pleased to announce our 2015 Scholarship winners.
The DVHIMSS academic Scholarship Program was designed to promote and advance individual student efforts in the field of healthcare information technology. This year’s program was very competitive.
Graduate Award of $5,000 – Mary Schucker, MS Health Informatics – Temple
Undergraduate Award of $2,500 – Claudia Buzzard, BS HIM, Temple
Undergraduate Award of $2,500 – Alie Turay, BS HIM, Temple
We wish them the best in their academic and career endeavors. We hope to see our winners at our annual Fall Conference with NJHIMSS at Harrah’s in Atlantic City where they will receive their awards on Friday, October 30th.