The 2017 HIMSS Conference & Exhibition
The 2017 HIMSS Conference & Exhibition takes place next week in Orlando, Florida and many HCEG members, sponsors and partners will be in attendance. In conjunction with its sponsors and partners, HCEG has some special offers for its members.
HX360 Executive Track at HIMSS17
Leavitt Partners is offering HCEG members and associates a special offer for attendance at the HX360 Executive Track at HIMSS17. First time attendees can receive complimentary attendance by using promo code HX360VIP1 (a $1200 value). Previous attendees can obtain a discounted rate by using promo code HX360EE170.  

More information on the HX360 Executive Track can be found here a nd you can register to attend HIMSS here .
HCEG Sponsors at HIMSS
Several of HCEG's sponsors will have a booth, be presenting various sessions and/or otherwise involved at the HIMSS Conference.

Virtual Health - Booth #729

Virtual Health will be serving a full espresso bar to conference attendees and  will be offering all attendees who sign up for a demonstration a raffle ticket to win two tickets to the Hamilton musical in the city of the winner's choice!

MarkLogic - Booth #4275 

MarkLogic will have an executive lounge / conference room available for "off exhibit floor" discussions. For each 30min (or more) meeting completed in the MarkLogic executive lounge / conference room, VP titles and higher will receive a new iPad. Find more information here and contact Bill Gaynor, U.S. Healthcare Director, at and 770-880-8208

McKesson - Booth #3479

McKesson will be showcasing their products and services at the HIMSS conference. For more information visit their HIMSS17 site here.

Change Healthcare - Booth #9000
Change Healthcare  will be participating in the Interoperability Showcase and hosting several in-booth demonstrations at the HIMSS17 conference. HCEG members at HIMSS can attend these demonstrations at the "Use Case 17" area of the exhibit hall, February 20-22, beginning 45 minutes past each operating hour.

Additionally, Stuart Hanson, Sr VP & General Manager, Consumer Payment Solutions at Change Healthcare and Jon Zimmerman, VP & General Manager, Clinical Business Solutions at GE Healthcare, will be featured live on Business Radio X "This Just in @ HIMSS." Segments will air on Tues, 2/21 at 1:30 p.m. (Hanson) and 1:40 p.m. (Zimmerman) EST, and will discuss how analytics, personalized communications and user experience are coming together to improve consumer engagement across the entire healthcare journey.  F ind more information here .

Cumberland Consulting Group

Cumberland Consulting Group is sponsoring the HIStalkapalooza on Monday, Feb. 20.
New Executive Leadership Forum - UnitedAg & HCEG
HCEG, in partnership with UnitedAg, introduces its newly formed Healthcare Innovation Forum held in Napa Valley on March 17th. Forum participants, all thought, action and innovation leaders in the industry as well as some from outside, come from a variety of companies and perspectives that will create a true "laboratory" of cutting edge ideas to help improve the delivery of healthcare; for our respective stakeholders and the industry as a whole.

Attendance at the Healthcare Innovation Forum is free for HCEG members and Full Conference registration is only $325 for HCEG members. See here  f or registration info.
Top Content - Worth a Read
The following are a sample of the information HCEG regularly shares via its social channels. Consider following us on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn for more information like this on a regular basis.
HCEG Member Companies In the News
HCEG member Dr. David DiLoreto shared that his company, General Electric Healthcare-Camden Group was ranked #4 in Fast Company's 2017 list of the World's Most Innovative Health Companies. Great work by GEHC-Camden Group and Partners at Johns Hopkins and UCSF.

Virtual Health CEO Adam Sabloff, and Jayresa Sass, Behavioral Intervention Specialist, Services for the UnderServed (SUS) will be speaking at the Spring Managed Care Forum  - Fri, 4/28. See here more information.

Change Healthcare consultant Buster Elrod  just had a bylined article published in the American Journal of Managed Care: "CAQH CORE Certification Impact: Simplifying Payer-Provider Information Exchange." 

MarkLogic has a YouTube video titled "Next Gen Data Tech in Healthcare Overview:  Harness the Power of Modern, Innovative Healthcare With MarkLogic and Intel." The short video (3:24) can be viewed here
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