#HITsm Chat

#HITsm TweetChat, Sept. 19, 2014

National Health IT Week

Moderator: HIMSS

Topic: National Health IT Week


Topic 1: What #healthIT value proposition would you prioritize for Congress? How will their buy-in/participation drive long-term change? #HITsm

[PRIMER RESOURCE: HIMSS Health IT Value Suite]

Topic 2: How can federal agencies more significantly impact progressive #healthIT implementation and use for their stakeholders? #HITsm

[PRIMER RESOURCE: Ask #1: Minimize Disruption in our Nation’s Health System Emanating from Federally-Mandated Health IT Program Changes]

Topic 3: How can #healthcare balance clinical needs for evidence-based mobile medicine & consumer demand for behavior change tech? #HITsm

[PRIMER RESOURCE: mHealth Roadmap]

Topic 4: Reflecting on another great #NHITweek, what have you observed as missing from the collective #healthIT conversation? #HITsm

[PRIMER RESOURCE: National Health IT Week - Engage Policymakers, Understand your HIT Value Proposition, Progress the Conversation]


For those not familiar with #HITsm TweetChats, #HITsm is an acronym for “healthcare IT social media” and we focus on current topics that are influencing healthcare technology, health IT, and the use of social media in healthcare.

Chats are held at 11 a.m, CST, every Friday. Cancellations will be noted in Upcoming Chats, located on this page. During the chat, topics will be announced by the @HealthStandards Twitter account.

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