ND HIMSS Spring 2017 Conference

April 12, 8:00am, CDT - 4:30pm, CDT

Hilton Garden Inn Fargo


On April 12, 2017 the North Dakota Chapter of HIMSS is hosting a Spring Conference. The goal of this conference is to share best practices on the use of innovative systems, technologies, and processes to transform healthcare.
The conference is open to non-HIMSS members. We also encourage students and faculty to attend.
You are also invited to join ND HIMSS colleagues for an evening of networking on April 11th.

Wednesday April 12, 2017


7:30 – 8:00am Registration and Breakfast

8:00 – 8:15am Opening Remarks

Mark Waind | President, ND HIMSS Chapter


8:15 – 9:00am The Impact of Technology on Healthcare from ND Perspective

Tim Sayler | COO, West Region, Essentia Health


9:15 – 10:00am Healthcare Network Security

Dan Friedrich | CISSP – Director, Center for Advancement of Health IT

Dakota State University


10:00 – 10:30am Break in Vendor Hall


10:30 – 11:15am Transforming the Business of Healthcare

Shane Waslaski | President and CEO, Intelligent InSites

11:30 – 12:00pm Vendor Spotlight


12:00 – 1:00pm Lunch

1:00 – 2:00pm Special Interest Group Breakout Sessions

§ Nursing Informatics

§ Technology


2:15 – 3:00pm How Connected Health Builds Patient Engagement

John Sharp | Senior Manager, Personal Connected Health Alliance, HIMSS


3:00 – 3:30pm Break in Vendor Hall


3:30 – 4:15pm Security Panel

Representatives from the state government and local healthcare systems


4:15 – 4:30pm Closing Remarks


Register Here