Health IT Events and Hashtags

Health IT EventsAre you planning on attending any upcoming Health IT Events virtually? Can’t make an event? Are you at a virtual 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.

CHIME20 Digital Recharge – A Virtual Education+ Forum
November 10-12, 2020
Hashtag: #CHIME20

It’s been a challenging year, and many just want to power off and reboot. In times of turmoil, however, health and care professionals and leaders have proven to rise to the challenge; with a unified focus on the rapid evolution and positive change required to not just respond to our current situation, but to also proactively plan for our future digital health ecosystem. Join your industry peers and colleagues at CHIME20: Digital Recharge as we all embark on the road to 2021, discussing the challenges and successes of today’s environment, and importantly, preparing together for “What’s Next…”

AMIA 2020 Virtual Annual Symposium
November 14-18, 2020
Hashtag: #AMIA2020

The Annual Symposium builds on more than 40 years of sharing pioneering research and insights for leveraging information to improve human health. Topics of interest span the spectrum from deciphering the underpinning phenomena of disease, to managing information and communications for improving patient care, to tracking the health of populations. The AMIA 2020 Annual Symposium showcases the latest innovations from the community of biomedical informatics researchers and practitioners.

24th Annual Greystone.Net Healthcare Internet Conference
November 16-18, 2020 – Virtual
Hashtag: #HCIC20

Greystone.Net’s annual Healthcare Internet Conference (HCIC) is the premier conference for healthcare marketing, IT, web, data analytics, business development, public relations and communication leaders who are responsible for their organization’s public-facing websites, intranets, portals, social channels, mobile strategy and CRM strategies. This conference provides an opportunity to analyze “best practices” on a range of issues and brings together healthcare leaders from a variety of disciplines to collaborate and learn.

Tweet Chats

#RuralHealthChat
When: Periodic
What: The Rural Health Information Hub hosts periodic scheduled discussions on Twitter with expert co-hosts focused on rural issues.

#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, 10/23 at Noon ET (9 AM PT). This week’s chat will be hosted by Matt Sakumoto (@MattSakumoto) on the topic “What Pieces of Primary Care Work Virtually in a Post-COVID World?“. Matt Sakumoto is a primary care physician and product manager at Circle Medical, a primary care telehealth company based in San Francisco. He is also an assistant clinical professor at UCSF, and recent graduate of their Clinical Informatics fellowship (@ACIFellows), and frequent participant in the #TelemedNow tweet chat group.

Looking for a Tweet Chat on something specific?
Checkout Symplur, a healthcare social media analytics company that promotes deeper understanding of healthcare by strengthening the voices of those who need to be heard with insights from the Healthcare Social Graph®.

Check out this great guide on Tweets by Madalyn Sklar (@MadalynSklar)