HIMSS 2015 Finale: Days Three and Four
The HIMSS 2015 finale featured presentations from Marshfield Clinic, the Military Health System, and MultiCare Connected Health. Kori Krueger, MD and Kate Konitzer, MMI from Marshfield Clinic started the day talking about population health management. They explained the many stages to PHM and the challenges within each. Next, Colonel Bonnema, MD from the Information Delivery Division in the Defense Health Agency showed the Department of Defense’s healthcare management systems modernization project, which includes an $11B contract to upgrade to a single EHR. Finally, Christopher Kodama, MD, president of MultiCare Connect Health, showed how MultiCare developed an ACO and CIN in response to health reform and market-driven opportunities.