health information technology


9th Annual Midwest Fall Technology Conference

October 25-27, 2015 Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center, Detroit MI The MFTC is an annual conference targeting Health Information Technology and Informatics professionals. The…



Promoting Dignity, Through Data Accuracy, For The Dead

By Paula Braun – All information captured on death certificates – such as race, gender, and marital status – matters. In my previous blog post, I wrote about the importance of the cause-of-death fields; however, every element of the certificate is important. Capturing the information timely and accurately is more than just an administrative requirement with public health benefits.


Connecting Michigan for Health 2015

June 3-5, 2015, Lansing Convention Center, Lansing MI Welcome to Connecting Michigan for Health 2015, Michigan’s annual forum where healthcare thought leaders share perspectives on…



HITECH Turns Five

By Dr. Karen DeSalvo, MD, MPH, MSc, National Coordinator for Health Information Technology This week marks a major milestone in our journey towards adoption and…