WEDI National Conference 2018

Monday, May 21 - Wednesday, May 23, 2018
The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick
Scottsdale, AZ

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Serving as a private and public industry solution to critical healthcare problems, WEDI is a coalition comprised of a cross-section of the healthcare industry: doctors, hospitals, health plans, laboratories, pharmacies, clearinghouses, dentists, vendors, government regulators and other industry stakeholders.

WEDI conferences showcase best practices, emerging trends and case studies in Health IT. Our goal is to bring together the brightest minds in the industry to give talks that are idea-focused, foster learning and provoke conversations that matter.

Topics that will be addressed at WEDI's Annual Spring Conference:
- Blockchain
- Data Exchange
- Prior Authorization
- Attachments
- Women in HIT
- Integrated Healthcare
- New Medicare Card Project

Additionally, on May 21, WEDI will host an all-day summit on Privacy, Security and Cybersecurity in Health IT.

Sessions announced (subject to change, will be updated regularly)
- 2017 CAQH Index®: A Report of Industry Progress towards Adoption of Electronic Transactions and Cost Savings

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Who Should Attend:
Health IT Professionals including but not limited to:
• Corporate Level Executives (CEO, CFO, CHIO, CTO, CIO, CISO, etc)
• Senior Executive/ Management (R&D, Product Development, Info Security)
• Director Level (Medical Affairs, Health IT, R&C, Information Services, eHealth Standards)
• Plus, EDI Professionals, Solutions and Systems Analysts, Policy Advisors, Project Managers)

Meeting Attire:
Attire for the conference is business casual

Early Registration Fees:
These fees are available through 03/30/2018
Name Price Available To
Early Bird - Members $1,075.00   Members
Early Bird - Non-Members $1,575.00   Non-Members
Registration Fees:
These fees are available through 05/23/2018
Name Price Available To
Members $1,375.00   Members
Non-Members $1,775.00   Non-Members
Government $699.00   Government Member
Student $0.00   Must present a valid student ID upon check-in
Faculty $450.00   Staff or Faculty at an Institute of Higher Education


Special Events
Name Price Available To
Privacy and Security Summit  
     Attending the Conference $250.00   Members & Non-Members
     Summit Only $500.00   Members & Non-Members

Cancellation and Other Policies:
WEDI does not accept cancellations, but substitute attendees are permitted with payment of a $15 processing fee. If you wish to make a substitution, please contact

By registering and attending this conference, you agree to be photographed and allow WEDI to use those pictures on the WEDI website & in WEDI social media. In addition, WEDI does not permit the recording of any sessions at the conference.

Conference presentations are intended for educational purposes only and do not replace independent professional judgment. Statements of fact and opinions expressed are those of the participants individually and, unless expressly stated to the contrary, are not the opinion or position of the Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange, its cosponsors, or its committees. The Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange does not endorse or approve, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, accuracy or completeness of the information presented.

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General Hotel Information:
Beautifully reimagined to reflect the beauty, warmth and community spirit of the Sonoran Desert, The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch welcomes you to a secluded oasis. Where conversations flow and connections are made, you’ll discover a AAA Four Diamond retreat for the senses.

WEDI has a special discount of $185 for conference attendees. Please select
WEDI Conference Hotel Reservations to make your lodging arrangements

Sponsors and Sponsorship Information:
If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, please email:

For more information please contact:
Mr. Michael McNutt
Director, Events and Education
Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI)
Phone: (202) 618-8802