SOA in Healthcare Workshop: Realizing Quality of Care, Business Value, and Delivery on IT’s Promise,

Focused on Real-World Experiences:

  • Examine Healthcare’s Challenges and SOA’s Role in Meeting Them
  • Benefit from Lessons Learned
  • Gain In-Depth Knowledge on SOA and Health Quality
  • Targeted to a Health-IT Savvy Audience

This workshop will feature numerous case studies, panel discussions and expert presentations.

Highlights include:

Keynote Presentations:

  • The Role of Healthcare IT in Quality Improvement, by Jon White, M.D., Health IT Portfolio Director, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
  • Integrating Standards to Achieve Semantically Interoperable Healthcare IT Solutions, by Dr. Kenneth Lunn, Director of Data Standards and Products (NHS Connecting for Health, NPFIT, UK)
  • Implementing SOA at the Duke University Health System – The Journey and How It Enabled Big Wins, by Boyd Carlson, Senior Director, Application Development and Integration, Duke Health Technology Solutions

Presentations by Experts from:

Apelon, BlueCross BlueShield Excellus, Booz Allen Hamilton, Boston Medical Center, The Center for Biosecurity and Public Health Informatics Research, Chief Health Informatics Office, VHA, CSC, CSW Group Ltd, EDS, Inpriva, Inc., Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise (IHE), Intel Corporation, InterMountain Health Care, Kaiser-Permanente, Military Health System, DoD, MomentumSI, NCI Center for Bioinformatics and Information Technology, Open Health Tools, Rural & Regional Health & Aged Care Services Division, Dept. of Human Services (Victoria, Australia), Siemens Medical Solutions Health Services, and Sun Microsystems, The TriZetto Group, Inc., The University of Texas -Health Sciences Center at Houston, TIBCO Software and University of St. Gallen (Switzerland)