11th Annual Regional DV-NJ Chapters HIMSS Conference

Theme: “Healthcare: a new day, a new parAdIgm”
Location: Harrah’s Resort, Atlantic City, NJ
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Track 1: Artificial Intelligence and Predictive Analytics

Session 1: Using Predictive Analytics to Redeem Optimal Value from HIE Data

Session 2: Building a Next Generation Data Analytics Platform

Session 3: Saving Doctors from EHR Burnout


Track 2: Clinical Solutions

Session 1: Giving TIME back to Moms and Babies

Session 2: Build versus Buy a Custom App: A Tele Triage Story

Session 3: Triage Through Discharge: Leveraging the EHR to Tackle the Opioid Crisis


Track 3: Patient Engagement

Session 1: Engaging Patients & Families via Digital Health

Session 2: Improving Patient Experience with a Secure Communication Platform on Healthcare-Grade Mobile Devices

Session 3: Customer Relationship Management for Healthcare: The Path Forward for Patient Engagement


Track 4: Privacy and Security

Session 1: Demystifying the Mysterious World of Offensive Assessments

Session 2: Improving Security through Information Sharing and the Use of Threat Intelligence (Not Available)

Session 3: 5 Challenges in Managing Medical Device Cybersecurity


Track 5: Health Business Solutions

Session 1: Contracting for Health IT: Early Findings

Session 2: Telesitting - Achieving Quality Outcomes with a Positive ROI (Not Available)

Session 3: IBM's Approach to Blockchain in Healthcare


The Delaware Valley and New Jersey Chapters of HIMSS are thrilled to announce our 10th Annual Fall Conference “Healthcare: a new day, a new parAdIgm”.

Please join us to mark the 11th Annual DV/NJHIMSS Fall Event on September 26th – 28th, 2018 at Harrah’s Resort Hotel and Casino, Atlantic City, NJ. Hear our dynamic keynote speakers highlight the advancements of technology, leadership and collaboration that are revolutionizing the healthcare industry Participate in exciting educational sessions where presenters offer insight into the latest trends in healthcare technology. Network with hundreds of your local colleagues and meet with area vendors whose products are helping shape the future of Healthcare. 

Hear from our two nationally recognized keynote speakers:



Don Rucker, MD
National Coordinator for Health Information Technology at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, where he leads is the formulation of the federal health IT strategy and coordinates federal health IT policies, standards, programs, and investments with three decades of clinical and informatics experience.   

Dr. Rucker started his informatics career at Datamedic Corporation, where he co-developed the world's first Microsoft Windows-based electronic medical record. He then served as Chief Medical Officer at Siemens Healthcare USA. 


Christie Rampone –                                                   
New Jersey native and former captain of the United States women's national soccer team. Pearce is a 3-time Olympic gold medalist, and also a 2-time FIFA  Women's World Cup champion.  She is the official celebrity spokesperson for the K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital at Jersey Shore Medical Center, which is part of the Hackensack Meridian Health Network.



  • Kick-off Wednesday morning with our annual and always fun Golf Outing at the Seaview Golf Resort; a fantastic opportunity to network with colleagues and enjoy one of the best courses in the tri-state area.  

  • Kick-off your shoes on Wednesday night with a Pool-Side, Opening Reception including light acoustic entertainment, great food, cocktails and networking.

  • Begin your Thursday with breakfast, followed by our two exceptional keynote speakers, well renowned in the healthcare industry and sporting arena.  

  • Continue your day by attending a variety of the 15 exceptional educational sessions in 5 tracks focused on topics such as: AI and Predictive Analytics, Clinical Solutions, Patient Engagement, Privacy and Security, Healthcare Business Solutions and their related technologies and strategic direction.

  • Enjoy demonstrations and great raffles/giveaways as you visit our Sponsor booths to gain a better understanding of the solutions offered to help solve your Healthcare IT needs.  

  • Back again by popular demand, be sure to visit our Startup Corner. For more information - CLICK HERE

  • Exercise your social media skills! Contribute to and/or follow during the event on Twitter and Linked-In at: #njdvhimss18.  


Note: The CPHIMS review course previously scheduled for Wedensday has been cancelled due to low enrollment.  



Conference OptionsEarly Bird
Ends 8/24/2018
After 08/24/2018
HIMSS Member$300$350$400


Hotel Rooms –
Click Here to ensure you book your hotel room early or call the reservation center at 1-888-516-2215.
Note, if booking by calling into Harrah’s, please use the Group code and Group Name below to receive the discounted rate of $89:

  • Group code: SH09HM8
  • Group Name for Call-ins: NJ-DV HIMSS  

We hope to see you in Atlantic City!

Thank you to our DVHIMSS sponsors for sponsoring this event!