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Group Industry Bookings - 2014 Accountable Care and Health IT Strategies Summit, September 18-19

Healthcare IT Connect

Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 7:30 AM - Friday, September 19, 2014 at 4:30 PM (CDT)

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Industry (2 or More Tickets)
Includes: admission to all Education Sessions, Workshops, Keynote Addresses, Exhibition, Cocktail Reception and continental breakfast/lunch Daily. Includes 6 months access to ArchiveHD Video and downloadable PPT presentations.
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Event Details


2014 Accountable Care & Health IT Strategies Fall Summit 

September 18-19  | Chicago, IL



Accountable Care IT Readiness

Clinical, Business and IT leaders from provider organizations across the country are now mobilizing their organizations to participate in ACOs and/or seeking to be effective partners for payers in value-based purchasing programs.

Building on the success of the much anticipated and influential Accountable Care and HIT Strategies Conferences held in Miami and Chicago during 2012 and 2013, the 2014 annual meeting brings together ACOs, Health Systems, Medical Groups and Payers from across the country to discuss the practical steps that need to be taken to implement the clinical, financial and administrative systems required to succeed in an Accountable Care setting.


What You Can Expect
At the summit, policymakers and leading HIT strategists will provide critical insights into the pathways that any organization will need to take to effectively build an information powered health system amongst ACO Participants to align clinical pathways and incentive models and better understand where the opportunities lie to really inflect patient care and the associated costs of care delivery.


Who Will Attend
250- 300 Clinical, Business and IT leaders who are in the process of mobilizing their organizations to participate in ACOs and/or seek to be effective partners for payers seeking value-based purchasing options.




  • ACOs, PCMH
  • Health Systems and IDNs
  • Hospital, Health System and Clinic Executives
  • Health Plans/Payers Executives
  • Large Multi Specialty Practice
  • Health Information Exchanges, RECs
  • Integrators and Solution providers




  • CIOs, CMIOs
  • CMOs and Medical Directors
  • Quality and Innovation Officers
  • Clinical Integration,
  • CFOs, COOs, CAOs
  • Patient Financial Services Revenue Cycle Management



Niall Brennan, Acting Director, Offices of Enterprise Management, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Dan Johnston, U.S. Army Medical Director Lieutenant Colonel Doctor
Jeff Arnold, CEO, Sharecare

Speakers Include

Adam Chabira, VP ACO Operations, Genesis Accountable Physician Network, 

Andrew Hamilton, Deputy Director / Director of Clinical Informatics, Alliance of Chicago,

Danielle Sims, Project Officer, ONC/DHHS,

Anwar Kazi, Management Partner,  Premier Patient Healthcare,

Barbara Walters, Executive Medical Director, Dartmouth-Hitchcock and CMO, OneCare Vermont,

Bethany Gilboard, President, Collaborative Health ACO,

Calvin Togashi, Pharm.D.,M.S., Partner, HealthQEC/formerly with Kaiser Permanente,

Claude H. Hall, Director, Grants & Strategy Sinai Health System,

Craig Behm, Executive Director, MedChi Network Services,

Curtis Lowery, Ob/Gyn Chairperson and Director of Center for Distance Health, University of Arkansas Medical Sciences, 

Dan Johnston, U.S. Army Medical Director Lieutenant Colonel Doctor,

David Overton, Executive Director of Clinical Integration, St. Joseph's Regional Health Center,

David Stumpf, Professor Emeritus, Northwestern University, CEO Woodstock HIT, 

Jaime Parent, Associate CIO, Vice President, IT Operations at Rush University Medical Center, 

Jeff Arnold, CEO, Sharecare, 

Jeremy Davis, Director of Quality at Beth Israel Deaconess Care Organization (BIDCO),

Jeremy Orr, Chief Medical Officer, Optum Analytics,

Joe Vasille, President, Rochester General Health System ACO, 

John Clark, MD, JD, Chief Medical Officer, IU Health ACO, Inc., 
Jonathan Linkous, CEO, American Telemedicine Association (ATA), 

Julie Bonello, CIO, Access Community Health Network,

Julie Kim, President, Spence Partners,

Karen Cabell, CMIO, Billings Clinic,

Kristi Henderson, Chief Telehealth & Innovation Officer, Professor, School of Nursing, University of Mississippi Medical Center,

Leonard Goldschmidt, Medical Director, Telehealth & Medical Informatics, VA Palo Alto Health Care System,

Linda Oliver, Director of ACO Implementation, Atrius Health,

John Smolen, Director, Platform Technologies, Consilink, LLC., 

Lori Evans Bernstein, President, GSI Health,

Louis Ralofsky, President, NOMS ACO, LLC,

Lyle Berkowitz, Associate Chief Medical Officer of Innovation, Northwestern Medicine,

Marina Brown, Director Clinical Operations, eQHealth Solutions,

Michelle Brown, CEO, Morehouse Choice ACO,

Niall Brennan, Acting Director, Offices of Enterprise Management, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services,

Raul Recarey, Executive Director, Illinois Health Information Exchange (ILHIE),

Ralph Tang, CEO, Partners in Care,

Ron Ritchey, CMO, eQHealth Solutions,

Sandy L. Chung, MD, Chief Medical Information Officer, Health Connect ACO,

Sonia Mehta, CMO, Loretto Hospital,

Suresh Krishnan, CIO, Loretto Hospital,

Tom Wall, MD - Vice President and Executive Medical Director, Triad HealthCare Network, Medical Director Cone Health,


Speaking Opportunities and Registration

To request a Speaking Proposal Form or for inquiries regarding registration please contact Victoria Smith at

Sponsorship Opportunities

For inquiries regarding sponsorship please contact Rob Waters at

Archive Sessions in HD Video
View 2013 conference sessions in Archive HD Video at the ACO HIT Connect Media Portal 


Refunds will not be given for "no-shows" or for cancellations. You may send a substitute or transfer your onsite registration to an online registration.


Registrants unable to attend a Healthcare IT Connect conferences may send a substitute to the conference – substitutions must be made in writing to Registration cancellations are also able to transfer their attendance in person to the Live and On Demand Videocast Package where available at no extra charge.

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When & Where

Hyatt Regency McCormick Place
2233 S Dr Martin Luther King Jr Dr, Chicago, IL 60616
, IL 60616

Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 7:30 AM - Friday, September 19, 2014 at 4:30 PM (CDT)

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