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.

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.

WEDI Forum
August 4-6, 2020 – Virtual Event
Hashtag: #WEDIForum

The WEDI Forum takes place virtually and will feature deep diving, informative sessions that will allow attendees to ask questions and offer their thoughts on some of the most important issues in US health IT and interoperability. Your attendance would be a critical and appropriate addition as they look to continue WEDI’s mission to improve health information exchange – enhancing quality of care, improving efficiency and reducing cost.

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.

HLTH VRTL 2020
October 12-15, 2020 – Virtual Event
Hashtag: #HLTH2020

HLTH’s mission is to bring together leaders from across the health ecosystem to help solve some of the industry’s largest problems and to bring to life some of the most promising opportunities to improve health. Right now, their mission has never been more important. 2020, the year everything changed – we are facing a global health pandemic, a cultural crisis and will have one of the most important Presidential elections of our time. This year’s HLTH VRTL 2020 agenda will have no panels, no recycled content and no fluff, but instead will focus on the big issues head on.

MGMA – Medical Practice Excellence Conference
October 18-21, 2020 in San Antonio TX
Hashtag: #MPEC20

The Medical Practice Excellence Conference is dedicated to empowering learning opportunities for professionals to intentionally, and continuously, develop their leadership skills. Lead the front lines— in service of healing — and march towards the achievement of excellence in patient care and operations. The Medical Practice Excellence Conference is where you will find the right tools, resources, expert solutions, and peer input to address even the most epic of challenges and overcome them.

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.

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