Health IT Events and Hashtags

Health IT EventsAre you planning on attending any upcoming Health IT Events? Can’t make an event? Are you at an event? Keep up-to-the-minute on Twitter reading and using the event #hashtags. Get before, during, and after news from event coordinators, sponsors, and attendees. Add to the conversation and tweet your news and thoughts and don’t forget to add the #hashtag. Check out these event #hashtags and see what’s going on. To see upcoming webinars see our post Upcoming Virtual Health IT Events for Providers.

2020 MiHIN InterOpathon
May 28-29, 2020 in Detroit, MI Now Virtual
Hashtag: #InterOpathon

For over a decade, Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services (MiHIN) has hosted Connecting Michigan for Health. This annual conference includes an InterOpathon, a Legal Summit and their flagship event, Connecting Michigan for Health. These events attract changemakers in healthcare – from developers to executives – to develop, share, reflect and move towards implementation in new and better ways. Make plans to join them in 2020!

DirectTrust Summit 2020
June 9-10, 2020 Virtual Event
Hashtag: #DirectTrustSummit

The Second Annual DirectTrust Summit brings together an array of healthcare industry leaders to share ideas and best practices around improving health information exchange and interoperability. The virtual event will ensure a robust learning and networking experience for attendees. Both days include networking breaks featuring live chat rooms and the opportunity for virtual one-on-one meetings.

AHIP Institute & Expo 2020
June 16-18, 2020 in Miami FL Now Online
Hashtag: #AHIPInstitute

2020 will be another tumultuous year in health care. The presidential primaries and general election cycle will be an ongoing platform to debate Medicare for All versus building upon and strengthening our current health care system. AHIP Institute & Expo is your opportunity to rise above the debates, think clearly about the future of health insurance and see how health insurance providers are leading the way toward more accessible, safe and affordable care.

ATA2020 Conference & Expo
June 22-26, 2020 – Virtual Conference
May 3-5, 2020 in Phoenix AZ
Hashtag: #ATA2020

ATA2020 is the world’s largest telehealth innovation and networking event. It’s where providers, technology developers, business professionals and leaders from across the healthcare sector come together to have an in-depth, thoughtful, critical discussion about the future of health.

TPA Summit 2020
July 13-14, 2020 – Virtual Conference
Hashtag: #HCAATPASummit

This two-day TPA Summit 2020 will provide a flexible schedule for attendees, a 3-D interactive exhibit hall, remote networking opportunities, as well as high-level educational sessions focused on the topic, “From Inspired Vision to Bold Action.” HCAA has waived registration fees for all members, and non-members will be offered discounted pricing. This is your opportunity to register your staff and introduce them to HCAA’s TPA Summit too! Now your full team can unlock the TPA Summit experience – including continuing education credits, flexible access to educational sessions and confidence-boosting networking events – free of charge.

Patient Experience Symposium 2020
September 30 – October 2, 2020 in Boston MA
Hashtag: #PTExpSym

Patient Experience Symposium is a one-of-a-kind conference that brings together leading stakeholders from across healthcare, all to improve your institution’s patient experience. The most influential thought leaders, healthcare executives, clinical trial operators, and clinicians come here to exchange game-changing ideas and actionable strategies to enhance patient experience in your healthcare ecosystem. Come prepared to learn best practices and find answers to difficult patient experience issues. Leave with the power to build an unforgettable patient experience.

Tweet Chats

#WomenInMedicine Chat
When: Every Sunday, 9 pm ET

What: #womeninmedicine is a tweetchat to discuss the issues that women face in medicine. The goals of this chat are to provide a safe space for the respectful discussion of issues of gender in medicine, a place for mentorship related to the aforementioned issues and lastly an environment that will hopefully begin to shift the culture of medicine forward.

#HITMC
When: Every Tuesday, Noon ET (9 AM PT)

What: Monthly chats on marketing strategies in health IT. Sponsored by: Healthcare IT Marketing and PR Conference

#HCLDR
When: Every Tuesday, 8:30 pm ET
Host: @hcldr

What: Healthcare Leadership – A weekly educational tweetchat Tuesdays at 8:30pm Eastern (North America). Join the conversation! Together we can be a force for change.

#HTreads
When: Every Tuesday, 9:30 pm ET

What: #HTreads is a weekly HIT book club Twitter chat. Like Health and Tech Books? Join their book club! Read prior & chat with them.

#MedEdChat
When: Every Thursday, 9pm ET

What: #MedEdChat is a weekly conversation on Twitter about topics relating to issues in medical education, including its dissemination into social media. The 60-min chats take place on Thursday nights. Participants should use #mededchat when contributing to the discussions.

#HITsm
When: Every Friday, 12 pm ET/11 am CT

What: Topics are announced @HealthcareScene – #HITsm TweetChats, #HITsm is an acronym for “healthcare IT social media” and they focus on current topics that are influencing healthcare technology, health IT, and the use of social media in healthcare. This week’s #HITsm chat is happening Friday, 5/22 at Noon ET (9 AM PT). This week’s chat will be hosted by Melissa Alvares, VP Marketing (@swiftmedical) from Swift Medical on the topic of “The Role of Specialty Specific Telehealth.“

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