PRIVACY & SECURITY FORUM: A HIMSS EVENT
Boston, MA - December 5 - 7, 2016
In this session, Jeff Coughlin, HIMSS’s director of state and federal affairs, examines election results at the presidential, congressional, and state levels, and possible impacts on healthcare and health IT. Attendee questions are encouraged. Jeff will also discuss potential actions HIMSS and its members can take to educate newly elected officials on the importance of health IT.
Describe the key outcomes of the 2016 Presidential, Congressional and State elections.
Explain the potential impact of the elections on healthcare and health IT policy.
Identify ways HIMSS members can support engagement with the new administration and 115th Congress.