Long-Term and Post-Acute Care Roundtable

The Long-Term and Post-Acute Care (LTPAC) Roundtable helps shape the direction of HIMSS in serving the needs of LTPAC providers and vendors. The LTPAC Roundtable meetings focus on topics relevant to the LTPAC IT community, to include professional development, public policy initiatives, interoperability, and the value of health IT.

Purpose of LTPAC Roundtable:

  • Educate: Offer tools and resources to enhance LTPAC networks.
  • Connect: Provide opportunities for virtual and face-to-face knowledge exchange.  
  • Empower: Propose solutions to address concerns in the LTPAC marketplace.

LTPAC Roundtable Meetings:

The LTPAC Roundtable is chaired by two influential leaders in the LTPAC health information technology community: Gregory L. Alexander, PhD, RN, FAAN, Associate Professor, Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri; and John F. Derr, RPh, CEO, JD & Associates Enterprises, Inc. These virtual meetings will be conducted each month and will focus on health IT-related topics relevant to LTPAC providers and vendors.

Upcoming Roundtables

Topic: The Value of Health Information Exchange toward Preventing Avoidable Hospitalizations in Post-Acute Care: The MOQI Model
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CST

The HIMSS LTPAC Roundtable and Nursing Informatics Community join forces to discuss The MOQI Model and its value of Health Information Exchange toward preventing avoidable hospitalizations in post-acute care. Key stakeholders are recognized in identifying the processes of care that are vital for achieving the value propositions in a health information exchange network while potential solutions and strategies are discussed.

Session Speakers

Gregory L. Alexander PhD, RN, FAAN
Professor, Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri

Sue Shumate BS, RN
Program Manager, Primaris Healthcare Business Solutions

Previous Roundtable Sessions

Materials from previous LTPAC Roundtable Meetings can be found on our webinar series page.


Join the Roundtable

For more information about joining the LTPAC Roundtable, please contact HIMSS staff liaison Mike Kroll.