On October 22, 2010 PMC solutions was among the sponsors for the New Mexico HIMSS Chapter Fall Conference – Never Waste a Good Crisis. The conference was held at the Sandia Resort Casino in Albuquerque, NM.
New Mexico chapters of Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HiMMS ) and American College of Healthcare Executives generated this conference to focus on healthcare innovations:
“In terms of Patient Quality of Care, Clinician Leadership, Resourcing and Capacity Development, Regulatory Compliance and the future of electronic medical records, all within the context of Health Information Exchange, at every level of care. Notable speakers include Dr. Alfredo Vigil, Secretary of the New Mexico Department of Health, who will discuss healthcare reform.
Leadership and creativity sessions feature Dr. John Sena, Professor at The Ohio State University who will present on creativity in healthcare; Dr. Susan Reynolds, MD, PhD and CEO of the Institute for Medical Leadership who will present on the importance of physician leadership during this time of healthcare reform. Catherine Giegerich, Vice President of the Methodist Hospital of Houston, will present an informative discussion on reducing LOS, quality, and decreasing costs. Patricia Repar, Director of the highly regarded Arts in Health program will share their success.” www.himss.org
PMC solutions will be among more than a dozen “exciting vendor presentations displaying the latest in hardware and software for the healthcare community”. PMCS will be showcasing their proprietary process mapping software, inProcess™. PMCS’ current healthcare customers utilize inProcess™ and the services of our process analysts in the implementation of Continuous Process Improvement (CPI) initiatives.
“HIMSS is a cause-based, not-for-profit organization exclusively focused on providing global leadership for the optimal use of information technology (IT) and management systems for the betterment of healthcare. Founded 50 years ago, HIMSS and its related organizations have offices in Chicago, Washington, DC, Brussels, Singapore, Leipzig, and other locations across the United States. HIMSS represents more than 30,000 individual members, of which two-thirds work in healthcare provider, governmental and not-for-profit organizations. HIMSS also includes over 470 corporate members and more than 85 not-for-profit organizations that share our mission of transforming healthcare through the effective use of information technology and management systems. HIMSS frames and leads healthcare practices and public policy through its content expertise, professional development, and research initiatives designed to promote information and management systems’ contributions to improving the quality, safety, access, and cost-effectiveness of patient care.” www.himss.org.