“An Introduction to Healthcare and IT Enabling Technologies ”

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On Sunday, March 3rd, HIMSS13 will hold an all day introductory workshop for people new to the healthcare IT industry. The session will review the US healthcare system and how ITs role contributes to patient wellness and care.

During the workshop, Mac McMillan, Current Chair of HIMSS Privacy and Security Task Force, will lead a Privacy & Security Outlook presentation from 11-12. He will introduce attendees to the principles of data privacy and security, provide data from previous audits and incidents, and explain current and upcoming challenges for healthcare IT. This workshop is very informative and highly encouraged for anyone new to healthcare IT that is attending HIMSS this year.

Learn more or register on the HIMSS13 website www.himssconference.org.