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WEDI 2021

WEDI 2021 focuses on burden reduction, health equity, compliance driven innovation, patient driven value and data driven care.

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WEDI 2021 Speakers2[45]

Monday, May 17

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Quality Measures and Gaps in Care

Time: 11:00am- 12:00pm EST

Gini McGlothin, Senior Quality Management Analyst, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
Linda Michaelsen, Director of Healthcare Interoperability Standards, Optum


Time: 12:00- 12:45pm EST

Riki Merrick, Lead Specialist, Informatics Technology, Vernetzt
Eric Haas, President, Health eData Inc

PDex and CDex

Time: 12:45pm – 2:00pm EST

Mark Scrimshire, Chief Interoperability Officer, Onyx Health,
Nick Radov, Senior Principal Engineer, UnitedHealthcare
Payal Desai, Product Owner, UnitedHealthcare

Time: 2:00 - 4:30pm EST

Tuesday, May 18

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Keynote: Micky Tripathi, PhD, National Coordinator for Health IT, Office of the National Coordinator (ONC)

Time: 10:30 – 11:00am EST

Mary Greene, MD, Director, CMS Office of Burden Reduction & Health Informatics

Time: 11:00- 11:30am EST

Demystifying the 3rd Party Application- An Interoperability and Patient Access API Workshop

Time: 11:30 - 12:15pm EST

Ruby Raley, Axway
Jennifer Blumenthal, OneRecord

Wanted: Chief Burden Reduction Officers

Time: 12:45 - 1:15pm EST

Claudia Williams, CEO, Manifest MedEx

Workgroup Spotlight

Time: 1:15- 1:45pm EST

The Emergence of Digital Identity in Health Care

Time: 1:45pm- 2:30pm EST

Ryan Howells, CARIN Alliance

Tech Showcase

Time: 2:30 - 3:00pm EST

An Overview of Popular Value Based Care Models

Time: 3:00 - 3:45pm EST

Adele Allison, Strategic Business Consultant
John Kelly, Principal Business Advisor, Edifecs

Wednesday, May 19

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Surveying the Federal Legislative and Regulatory Landscape

Time: 11:00 - 11:30am EST

Robert Tennant, WEDI Vice President, Federal Affairs

Can Artificial Intelligence Help Reduce Administrative Hassles in the Doctor's Office?

Time: 11:30 - 12:15pm EST

Steve Waldren, MD, VP, CMIO, American Academy of Family Physicians

Educational Session Sponsored by  

Time: 12:45 - 1:30pm EST

Making Progress on the Provider Directory API Requirement

Time: 1:30 - 2:15pm EST

Craig Behm, Maryland Executive Director, CRISP
Mrinal Bhasker, Founding Partner, Leap Point, Strategic Technology Advisor, CRISP

APIs and the Internet of Health

Time: 2:15 - 3:00pm EST

Sponsored by

Policy Solutions to Improve Health Data Exchange

Time: 3:00 - 3:45pm EST

Molly Murray, Officer, Health IT, Pew Charitable Trusts

Reducing Burden through Intelligent Authorizations

Time: 3:45 - 4:15pm EST

 Tech Showcase

Thursday, May 20

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Keynote: Addressing Artificial Intelligence Equity

Time: 10:30 - 11:00am EST

John Halamka, MD, President, Mayo Clinic Platform

Chief Health Equity Officer Leadership; A Conversation

Time: 11:00 - 11:45am EST

Aletha Maybank, MD, CHEO, Group VP, American Medical Association
U. Michael Currie, Senior Vice President and CHEO, UnitedHealth Group
Nancy Spector, Coding and HIT Advocacy Director, American Medical Association (Moderator)

Closing the Loop; Epic EHR Health Equity Initiatives

Time: 11:45 - 12:30pm EST

Seth Howard, Product Development Lead, Epic

 Tech Showcase

Time: 1:00 - 1:30pm EST

The Evolution of App Developer Portals; A Demo

Time: 1:30 - 2:15pm EST

Patrick Murta, Humana

The New Health App Economy

Time: 2:15 - 3:00pm EST

Aneesh Chopra, Care Journey

Understanding the No Surprises Act and its Implications for the Industry

Time: 3:00 - 4:00pm EST

Matthew Albright, Chief Legislative Affairs Officers, Zelis Payments
Stanley Nachimson, Principal, Nachimson Advisors
Beth Davis, Senior Manager, Payerpath Operation
Robert Tennant, VP, Federal Affairs, WEDI (Moderator)

Thank you to our Corporate Sponsors for their support!

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