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  • July 30
    • Improving Your Practice Through EHR Optimization
      Date: July 30, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
      Location: Webinar
      Description: Already meeting Meaningful Use? Join us to learn additional ways to maximize your EHR beyond Meaningful Use and the EHR incentive programs. We will share tips on enhancing patient experience and discuss supplemental options available to you using your EHR. There’s more to be done, and CHITREC can help. REGISTER NOW: https://chitrecevents.webex.com/chitrecevents/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=662350403


    • CANCELLED: Privacy & Security in the EHR World Workshop
      Date: July 30, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
      Description: ***THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELLED*** CHITREC's workshop takes a close look at Privacy and Security in the EHR industry and offers best practices attendees can use to securely maintain patient data. CHITREC’s privacy and security officer, Alex Cohn, CISSP, will provide each attendee with details on performing a security risk assessment as required by MU measures, understanding HIPAA and HITECH, and accessing the tools needed to help practices achieve the privacy and security. Who should attend? Vendors interested in performing risk assessments, practice managers, EHR Coordinators, providers, and anyone responsible for or interested in privacy and security issues. What will you learn? HIPAA and HITECH Meaningful Use measure on Privacy and Security Security risk analysis What tools do I receive? Risk Assessment Questionnaire HIPAA – HITECH Privacy and Security Checklist Sample Information Security Policies and Templates Best Practices Checklists Cost: $500 If you have a group of 4 or more, we can arrange a special session for you. Please contact events@chitrec.org if you are interested in this option. ***THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN CANCELLED***


  • September 8
    • IMN's HealthIMPACT Midwest
      Date: September 8, 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
      Location: Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers, 301 North East Water Street, Chicago, IL 60611
      Description: HealthIMPACT Midwest is designed by and for health system leaders, providing an unmatched faculty of your peers who cut through the hype and share mission critical insights that you can put into place when you return to your organization. The highly interactive format promotes collaboration between senior leadership responsible for IT infrastructure, clinical operations, informatics and analytics, security, and compliance. This creates a unique environment that bridges the gap between technology, clinical practice, and organizational performance to ensure you stop wasting time on projects destined to fail and focus on those that have an impact on the delivery of high quality care across your organization. Join the growing list of health systems that know the HealthIMPACT Forum is the one day that will have a huge impact on your entire year. http://www.imn.org/himw


  • September 9
    • Increase Engagement Using the Patient Portal
      Date: September 9, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
      Location: Webinar
      Description: Did you know that Stage 2 increases requirements for patient engagement? Join CHITREC as we team up with Near North Health Service Corporation to bring you tips on increasing patient engagement within your organization. We will discuss best practices for helping patients sign up and utilize their patient portal, as well as additional ways to engage. REGISTER NOW: https://chitrecevents.webex.com/chitrecevents/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=669214898


  • September 15
    • National Health IT Week
      Date: September 15, 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM


  • September 16
    • National Health IT Week
      Date: September 15, 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM


  • September 17
    • National Health IT Week
      Date: September 15, 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM


  • September 18
    • National Health IT Week
      Date: September 15, 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM


  • September 19
    • National Health IT Week
      Date: September 15, 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM


  • September 23
    • 7th Annual Safeguarding Health Information: Building Assurance through HIPAA Security Conference
      Date: September 23, 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
      Location: Grand Hyatt, Washington, D.C.
      Description: The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office for Civil Rights (OCR) are pleased to co-host the 7th annual conference, Safeguarding Health Information: Building Assurance through HIPAA Security, on September 23 & 24, 2014 at the Grand Hyatt, Washington, D.C. The conference will explore the current health information technology security landscape and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule. This event will highlight the present state of health information security, and practical strategies, tips and techniques for implementing the HIPAA Security Rule. The Security Rule sets federal standards to protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of electronic protected health information by requiring HIPAA covered entities and their business associates to implement and maintain administrative, physical and technical safeguards. The conference will offer sessions exploring security management and technical assurance of electronic health information. Presentations will cover a variety of current topics including updates on the Omnibus HIPAA/HITECH Final Rule, breach management, strengthening cybersecurity in the health care sector, integrating security safeguards into health IT, managing risk, securing mobile devices, and more. Participants can choose to participate on-site, or through a live web cast. Lunch and refreshments are included in the on-site registration fee. All registrations include access to archived webcast presentations and materials. REGISTER NOW: http://www.nist.gov/itl/csd/safeguarding-health-information-building-assurance-through-hipaa-security-2014.cfm


  • September 24
    • 7th Annual Safeguarding Health Information: Building Assurance through HIPAA Security Conference
      Date: September 23, 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
      Location: Grand Hyatt, Washington, D.C.
      Description: The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office for Civil Rights (OCR) are pleased to co-host the 7th annual conference, Safeguarding Health Information: Building Assurance through HIPAA Security, on September 23 & 24, 2014 at the Grand Hyatt, Washington, D.C. The conference will explore the current health information technology security landscape and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule. This event will highlight the present state of health information security, and practical strategies, tips and techniques for implementing the HIPAA Security Rule. The Security Rule sets federal standards to protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of electronic protected health information by requiring HIPAA covered entities and their business associates to implement and maintain administrative, physical and technical safeguards. The conference will offer sessions exploring security management and technical assurance of electronic health information. Presentations will cover a variety of current topics including updates on the Omnibus HIPAA/HITECH Final Rule, breach management, strengthening cybersecurity in the health care sector, integrating security safeguards into health IT, managing risk, securing mobile devices, and more. Participants can choose to participate on-site, or through a live web cast. Lunch and refreshments are included in the on-site registration fee. All registrations include access to archived webcast presentations and materials. REGISTER NOW: http://www.nist.gov/itl/csd/safeguarding-health-information-building-assurance-through-hipaa-security-2014.cfm


  • October 22
    • Rip and Replace - EHR Vendor Selection & Reselection
      Date: October 22, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
      Location: Webinar
      Description: Looking for a new EHR but not sure how to make the switch? Join us to learn how other practices have successfully changed EHR vendors and kept up with Meaningful Use. Clinical Implementation Manager Sam Ross while share his best practices for locating and exchanging EHR vendors, and our guest speaker will offer words of advice from experience. REGISTER NOW: https://chitrecevents.webex.com/chitrecevents/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=664593917


  • November 12
    • Creating Your Online Presence
      Date: November 12, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
      Description: Patients are now more than ever turning to the internet for answers to their healthcare questions. By creating a professional online presence, eligible providers can interact with patients using social media and blogs as platforms to provide information and support for their patients’ needs. Join CHITREC Outreach Manager Eva Winckler as she outlines the importance of creating an online presence and the various mediums you can use to do so. REGISTER NOW: https://chitrecevents.webex.com/chitrecevents/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=667446143


  • December 4
    • Audit Preparation
      Date: December 4, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
      Location: Webinar
      Description: Worried about a potential audit? Don’t wait until the last minute to start preparing. CHITREC experts will offer recommendations about screenshots or other documentation where we anticipate it will be most helpful for an auditor. Join us to learn how you can safeguard your practice. REGISTER NOW: https://chitrecevents.webex.com/chitrecevents/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=669431972


  • January 14
    • Raising the Floor: Review & Improve Your Quality Measures
      Date: January 14, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
      Location: Webinar
      Description: Clinical Implementation Manager Kathy FitzGibbon will help guide as you review your practice’s quality measures for this year and plan for the next. What goals do you want to accomplish in the next year? CHITREC can help you get there. REGISTER NOW: https://chitrecevents.webex.com/chitrecevents/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=663244855