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CMS and ONC Leaders Sit Down for a Fireside Chat at HIMSS17

During the course of HIMSS17, there will be a various of education sessions that focus on government relations, but there is only one in which a senior leader from both the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Office of National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) will present together. On Tuesday, February 21 at 5:30 pm in W320 the Chapin Theater, CMS Director of the Center for Clinical Standards and Quality and Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Kate Goodrich will be joined by ONC Acting National Coordinator for Health IT, Dr. Jon White in a Fireside Chat.

This Fireside Chat session is title, “Value-Based Care Delivery: The March to MACRA and Beyond” and will offer attendees insight on the continued move to value based care and the various initiatives that the government is doing around this work.  Other topics to be discussed during the session will be precision medicine and new innovative ways to use data.