2017 HIE in EMS Summit

Summit Resources

April 4th, 2017 Presentations

Click here to download the HIE Summit Individual Presentations (Updated 4/19/2017).

Convergency of Data, Information, Quality, and Health Information Exchanges in California
Dr. Howard Backer, MD, MPH, FACEP, Director – California EMS Authority

Integrating Emergency Medical Services Into the Broader Healthcare System
Dr. Nick Yphantides, MD, MPH – Chief Medical Officer – County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency

Health Information Technology Policy Update
Elise Sweeney-Anthony, JD, Policy Director – Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology

Value Proposition for Implementing Health Information Exchange for Emergency Medical Services
Panelist: Noah Smith, EMS Technology Specialist – National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
Panelist: Frank Gresh, Chief Information Officer – Oklahoma Emergency Medical Services Authority
Panelist: Gregg Margolis, PhD, NRP, Director Division of Healthcare System Policy- U.S. Department of Health and Human Services  Panelist: Dr. Robert Cothren, PhD, Executive Director – California Association of Health Information Exchange

Track 1 Session 1: Introduction to Health Information Exchange; Why Focus on the Elements of Adoption and Exchange:
Dan Smiley, Chief Deputy Director – California EMS Authority
Jeremy Wong, Senior Manager – Audacious Inquiry LLC

Track 2 Session 1: A Deep Dive in Health Information Exchange in Emergency Medical Services Interoperability
Panelist: Dr, Clay Mann, PhD, MS, Professor – University of Utah
PanelistNoah Smith, EMS Technology Specialist – National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

Track 1 Session 2: Designing Our EMS System with Health Information Exchange
Panelist: Ken Riomales, Director – Orange County Partnership Health Information Organization
Panelist: Laurent Repass, EMS Information Systems Chief – Orange County Emergency Medical Services

Track 2 Session 2: The Full Picture of Healthcare Interoperability
Panelist: Leslie Linsey, Solutions Leader – Cerner Corporation
Panelist: Rachel Abbey, Public Health Analyst – Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Exchange

April 5th, 2017 Presentations

Click here to download the HIE Summit Individual Presentations (Updated 4/19/2017).

Improving Transparency and Access to Data Through The California Health and Human Services Open Data Portal
Scott Christman, Deputy Director and Chief Information Officer – California Office of Statewide Planning and Development

California Health Information Exchange Project Showcase

Demonstration: +EMS San Diego County
Mark Branning, Health Management Consultant – San Diego Health Connect

Demonstration: +EMS Orange County
Ken Riomales, Director, Orange County Partnership Regional Health Information Organization
Laurent Repass, EMS Information Systems Chief – Orange County Emergency Medical Services

Demonstration: Patient Unified Lookup System for Emergencies (PULSE)
Dr. Robert Cothren, Executive Director – California Health Information Exchange
Jeremy Wong, Senior Management – Audacious Inquiry LLC

Advancing Interoperability by Connecting Systems Nationwide and Making Health Data Available No Matter Where Care Occurs
Leslie Lindsey, Solutions Leader – Cerner Corporation

Turning Data into Actionable Knowledge that Enables Quality Patient Care and Process Improvements
Dr. Clay Mann, PhD, MS, Professor – University of Utah

Fireside Chat
Panelist: Tom Novak, Director of Delivery System Reform, Office of Provider Adoption and Support – Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Panelist: Dr. Linette Scott, MD, MPH, Chief Medical Information Officer and Deputy Director, Information Management Division – California Department of Health Care Services

Contact Information

Leslie Witten-Rood
HIE in EMS Project Coordinator
(916) 431-3727
leslie.witten@emsa.ca.gov