GA-HITEC events and EHR news.
Webinar: Identifying the Health Equity Impact of the CMS Meaningful Use Stage 3 and ONC 2015 Edition Standards & Certification Criteria Proposed Rules
This webinar will apply a health equity lens to identify the impact of the proposed rules on the reduction of health disparities. The purpose of this webinar is to provide an evidence-based analysis of the proposals with regard to the advancement of health equity. Thursday, May 21, 2015 12:30 PM EST
Metro Atlanta Chamber Event: Member Reception hosted by Athenahealth
Athenahealth provides cloud based services for EHRs, revenue cycle management, patient engagement, care coordination, and population health management. Tuesday, July 28, 2015 5:30 - 7:00 PM EST
Georgia HIMSS: 6th Annual Golf Classic and Fundraiser
Tournament proceeds will support our statewide Community Health Initiative and provide College Scholarships to Georgia students planning careers in Health Information Technology in Georgia. May 19, 2015.
Reports and Resources
Georgia Department of Community Health: Patient Volume Calculator
To participate in the Medicaid EHR Incentive Program, an Eligible Professional must meet certain Medicaid patient volume thresholds. The links below feature chapters that explain the eligibility criteria for the program. (Learn more).
2015 NIMHD Translational Health Disparities Course
The NIMHD Translational Health Disparities Course is a two-week intensive course held August 3-14, 2015, on the campus of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland. Application Deadline: May 26, 2015.