Minnesota e-Health Summit: Building Momentum

June 28-29, 2006

The Minnesota e-Health Summit 2006 provides you a unique opportunity to learn firsthand from the national and state leaders about the current progress and future directions for e-Health in Minnesota. The efforts support the Minnesota e-Health charge to empower consumers, connect clinicians, and protect communities.

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General Information

Our keynote speaker is Janet Marchibroda, CEO of the national eHealth Initiative and its foundation and Executive Director of Connecting for Health, a public-private sector initiative funded and led by the Markle Foundation. The afternoon features breakout sessions focused on EHR implementation and integration across settings, Health Information Exchange, Privacy & Security, and Population Health.

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Northland Inn
Brooklyn Park, Minnesota

Minnesota e-Health Report to the Legislature 2006 (PDF)

Minnesota e-Health Advisory Committee Recommendations for Action (PDF)

Summit Agenda (PDF)

Speaker Biographies (PDF)

Minnesota e-Health Summit Faculty Disclosure Summary (PDF)

Minnesota Project Showcase Summary (PDF)

Summit Vendor Expo Guide (PDF)

Minnesota e-Health Summit Objectives and CME/CEU Information (PDF)

Presentations

See and Hear General Session Presentations from Featured Speakers
University of Minnesota Breeze server.

Slideshow Presentations (no audio)

  • General Session
    • Opening Remarks
      Dianne Mandernach, Minnesota Commissioner of Health
    • National e-Health Initiatives - Progress and Opportunities (PDF)
      Janet Marchibroda, MBA, Chief Executive Officer, eHealth Initiative and Foundation
    • The Connecting for Health Common Framework - Resources for Implementing Private and Secure Health Information Exchange (PDF)
      Rochelle Woolley, MPH, MS, Principal, Woolley & Associates
    • Minnesota e-Health Progress to Date (PDF)
      Mary Brainerd, MBA, President & Chief Executive Officer, HealthPartners
      Mary Wellik, BSN, MPH, Public Health Director, Olmsted County Public Health
    • How e-Health Supports Value-Bases Health Care Purchasing
      Panel of Minnesota Health Care Purchasers
      • Lori Larson, Compliance and Strategic Alliance Manager, 3M (PDF)
      • Brian Osberg, Deputy Commissioner, MN Department of Human Services (PDF)
      • Deidre Serum, Director of Benefits, Carlson Companies (PDF)
  • Breakout Session 1
    • Session A - EHR Implementation: Lessons Learned
    • Session B - Clinical Information Exchange: A National Framework and Minnesota Projects
    • Session C - Addressing Patient Privacy Benefits and Concerns in an e-Health Environment
  • Breakout Session 2
    • Session D - EHR Integration Within Settings: Decisions Made
    • Session E - Clinical Information Exchange: Standards and Technical Challenges
    • Session F - The Value of Population and Public Health in e-Health


    Session A - EHR Implementation: Lessons Learned
    Get the inside story about three EHR implementations that are evolving to fill information requirements in long term care, family practice and pediatric settings.
    • Long Term Care EHR: A Work in Progress (PDF)
      Bev Pohkonen, RN, RAC-C MDS/Medicare Coordinator, Assistant DON, Sunnyside Health Care Center at Community Memorial Hospital
    • Implementing an EMR...changing Care and Culture (PDF)
      Debra A. Weimerskirch, MD, Physician, HealthPartners
    • EMR "Paper is the Enemy" (PDF)
      James M. Welters, MD, Northwest Family Physicians

    Session B - Clinical Information Exchange: A National Framework and Minnesota Projects
    Several health information exchange projects in Minnesota will share their progress, challenges and successes as well as illustrate how the Common Framework can assist new and existing projects.
    • Introduction of the MnHCC "Who we are" (PDF)
      Vonna Henry, RN, BSN, MPH, Public Health Director, Sherburne County Public Health Department
    • Clinical Information Exchange for an Interconnected Health System (PDF)
      Lois McCarron, Consultant, McCarron and Associates
    • 24/7 Pharmacist Coverage for Rural Minnesota Hospitals: Health Information Technology Demonstration Project (PDF)
      Tim Stratton, PhD, BCPS, FAPhA, Associate Professor of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy, Duluth

    Session C - Addressing Patient Privacy Benefits and Concerns in an e-Health Environment
    Learn about essential consumer privacy principles from the Connection For Health Common Framework and how these principles can help health information exchange in Minnesota
    • The Connecting for Health Common Framework: Privacy and Security Roundtable Discussion (PDF)
      Rochelle Woolley, MPH, MS, Principal, Woolley & Associates
    • Addressing Patient Privacy Benefits and Concerns in an e-Health Environment: Roundtable Discussion Questions (PDF)

    Session D - EHR Integration Within Settings: Decisions Made
    Big bang or incremental? Single vendor or best of breed? Gain insights from two different approaches to EHR integration within health systems.
    • Lakewood Health System (PDF)
      Tim Rice, President Lakewood Health System
    • Allina Hospitals & Clinics: Large Scale Implementation, Approach and Learnings (PDF)
      Kimberly Pederson, MBA, Vice President, Automated Medical Records, Allina Hospitals & Clinics

    Session E - Clinical Information Exchange: Standards and Technical Challenge
    What challenges do HIE projects around Minnesota face in regard to standards and technology? Several projects will share their stories.
    • A "Few" Standards for Exchanging EHR Information (PDF)
      Donald P. Connelly, Md, PhD, Professor, University of Minnesota
      Calven E. Beebe, Technical Specialist, Mayo Clinic
    • Community Health Information Collaborative and the Northeast Minnesota Regional Health Information Organization (PDF)
      Cheryl M. Stephens, Executive Director, Community Health Information Collaborative
    • The PHR "Key" Project: Lesson Learned & Barriers to Cross (PDF)
      Shirley Eichenwald-Maki, MBA, RHIA, CPhims, FAHIMA, Assistant Professor, The College of St. Scholastica

    Session F - The Value of Population and Public Health in e-Health
    Learn how population/public health data can inform clinical practice and health policy.
    • Using Informatics and Population Health Data to Address Disparities (PDF)
      Scott Davies, MD, Chief of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center
    • The Value of Population and Public Health in e-Health: Beyond Hemoglobin A1C (PDF)
      Theresa Cullen, MD, Senior Medical Informatics Consultant, Indian Health Service
      • Clinical Reporting System (CRS) 2006 Version 6.1 (PDF)
      • CRS (Clinical Reporting System) 2006 (BGP v. 6.1) (PDF)
      • Indian Health Service 2005 Executive Summary (PDF)

     


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