Fall 2018 Educational Conference | Iowa Chapter of HIMSS

Nov 7 12:00pm - 8, 2018 5:00pm CST

Join us for the HIMSS Iowa Chapter Fall 2018 Educational Conference taking place November 7 and 8 in Des Moines. This annual event provides attendees access to content and networking to enable you to earn CEU credits and build your professional network. Be sure to register for this event to learn more about HITRUST Certification, Cyber security, Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery. Plus, this year’s event will feature a CIO's perspective and Patient Engagement IT discussions. And we will have some fun too!


Wednesday, November 7, 2018

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM: Registration and Introductions

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM: Finding Joy in Your Workplace, Emily K Ward, BSN, RN, MBA, Associate Chief Nurse Executive, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM: Arriving at the CEO Level and Lessons Learned Along the Way, Stephen Stewart, CHCIO, Iowa Health Information Network

3:00 PM – 3:15 PM: Break

3:15 PM – 4:45 PM: Building an Effective Third-Party Risk Management Program, Michael Parisi, CPA, CISA, CSFP, HITRUST

4:45 PM – 5:30 PM: Social Hour | Jasper Winery

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM: Dinner Reception at Salisbury House & Gardens Presented by IP Pathways with a special presentation: Cyber Security in Today's World, Paul Barbosa, CISCO

Thursday, November 8, 2018

8:00 AM – 8:45 AM: Registration and Breakfast

8:45 AM - 9:00 AM: Meet the Board

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM: Cyber Immune Defense: HITRUST, A Foundation for an Active Cyber Defense, Ali Pabrai, MSEE, CISSP (ISSAP, ISSMP), HITRUST (CCSFP), ecfirst, A HITRUST Authorized Assessor

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM: IHA Dimensions Discovery Datalytics, John Richardson and Kathy Trytten, Iowa Hospital Association

11:00 AM - 11:15 AM Break

11:15 AM – 12:15 PM: A Panel Discussion: What Keeps Your C-Suite Up at Night, Robert Frieden, Genesis Health Systems, Phil Roudabush, Director of Patient Financial Services, Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Gary Davis, Director of IT, Great River Medical Center, Ronald G. Kloewer, Montgomery County Memorial Hospital

12:15 PM – 1:30 PM: Lunch, Networking and Meet the Sponsors

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM: Relationships in The Workplace, Steve Bergeron, Dale Carnegie Training

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM Break

2:45 PM – 4:15 PM: Protecting Vital Resources, Jeremy Sroka, Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management

4:15 PM: Prize Drawings – Must Be Present to Win!

Session Highlights

Finding Joy in Your Workplace Emily K Ward, BSN, RN MBA, CCRN-K, Associate Chief Nurse Executive, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Emily will discuss the effects of burnout, engagement and turnover on workplace joy; review the Institute for Healthcare’s framework for a practical path to nurture and restore joy in healthcare; and discuss and learn leadership strategies to engage staff and foster a culture of accountability

Arriving at the CEO Level and Lessons Learned Along the Way Stephen Stewart, CHCIO, President and Chief Executive Officer, Iowa Health Information Network

Stephen will share his decades of experience leading IT infrastructures in the healthcare sector. Stewart has directed many IT initiatives in both the for-profit and not-for-profit sectors. His IT career has focused heavily on applications, both from a design and implementation perspective. Stewart is currently the President and Chief Executive Officer of the IHIN (Iowa Health Information Network), the statewide Health Information Exchange for Iowa. Immediately prior to joining IHIN Stewart spent two years with the University of Iowa Health System installing and integrating Epic into the UIHC Critical Access referral network. Prior to joining UIHC Stewart served as a Healthcare IT and Security Consultant for TruBridge serving a two-year engagement as interim Chief Information Officer at a two-hospital system in Pennsylvania. Prior to joining TruBridge, for over six years he served as the Chief Information Officer at Henry County Health Center, where he also served as the Compliance Officer and Security Officer. Prior to joining the hospital in 2008, he spent more than 29 years in Health IT, serving primarily as the CIO and or COO of Revenue Cycle firms.

Building an Effective Third-Party Risk Management Program, Michael Parisi, CPA, CISA, CSFP, Vice President, Assurance Strategy & Community Development, HITRUST

During Michael’s session he will discuss overcoming the challenges organizations face in implementing an effec­tive third-party assurance program; how to streamline and simplify the process of managing information risk and compliance; and how HITRUST helps organizations implement an effective third-party assurance program by enabling organizations to streamline their entire third-party risk management process.

Cyber Security in Today’s World presented by IP Pathways Paul Barbosa, Cyber Security Sales Director, US Commercial, Cisco

Attendees will learn about the state of cyber threats and how to combat the emerging threats including the industry’s legacy approach to security design and implementation and the latest emerging trends in attacks against companies.

Cyber Immune Defense: HITRUST, A Foundation for an Active Cyber Defense Ali Pabrai, MSEE, CISSP (ISSAP, ISSMP), HITRUST (CCSFP), Cyber Security and Compliance Expert, ecfirst, A HITRUST Authorized Assessor

Cyber defense must be established firmly on a cybersecurity framework. That is the starting point. The threat is asymmetric. The enterprise cyber defense must be symmetric – steadfast and systematic. The focus of this brief is to examine core elements of your business cyber immune system. From this brief, you will: Assess enterprise readiness for attacks such as IoT + DDoS, botnets, ransomware and more Review options for and how to implement a cybersecurity framework Step thru the impact of global standards such as GDPR and ISO 27001 on an enterprise cybersecurity program Examine a self-assessment cybersecurity checklist to determine the state of an active defense.

IHA Dimensions Discovery Datalytics1 John Richardson, Director, Data Analytics and Kathy Trytten, Senior Director of Information and Quality Services, both with Iowa Hospital Association

John and Kathy will provide an overview and Demo of IHA's newest data program, Dimensions Discovery Datalytics.

A panel discussion: What Keeps Your C-Suite Up at Night?

Top area hospital executives will discuss key areas of Healthcare IT including vulnerability today and what is anticipated for the future. The panel will discuss the processes and structures that are planned or in place to mitigate risks and plans that innovative and progressive organizations have to ensure their technology and orga­nizational success. Panelist include: Robert Frieden, Vice President and Chief Information Officer of Genesis Health Systems; Gary Davis, Director of IT at Great River Medical Center, Phil Roudabush, Director of Patient Financial Services at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics; and Ronald G. Kloewer, Chief Information Officer at Montgomery County Memorial Hospital.

Relationships in The Workplace Steve Bergeron, Consultant with Dale Carnegie Training

In this informative relationship building session attendees will learn about nine essential people skills to strengthen trust and learn about techniques to enhance communication skills and practice skills that will increase your professional presence.