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The Leidos Partnership for Defense Health will have a significant presence at HIMSS15. Leidos, Cerner and Accenture will all be participating in a variety of exhibitions, presentations, demonstrations and discussions April 11 – 16 at the annual conference for the leaders in health IT.

The Leidos exhibition booth will have representatives from the company’s Federal and Commercial teams. In addition, Leidos will be exhibiting at the Interoperability Showcase and is one of the primary sponsors at the new HIMSS Cybersecurity Command Center exhibit. Make sure to visit Accenture’s High Performance Headquarters Booth to gain some industry insights, network with colleagues and recharge your batteries (literally and figuratively). Don’t miss out on Cerner’s booth, which will have interesting exhibits April 11 – 16. Cerner will also be a part of the CommonWell Health Alliance Booth and have presence in the Interoperability Showcase demonstrating Cerner CEP, CareAware iBus and MobileMD.

Partnership Exhibit Schedule:

The exhibit hall will be open Monday, April 13 from 11:00 AM–6:00 PM; Tuesday, April 14 from 9:30 AM–6:00 PM; and Wednesday, April 15 from 9:30 AM–4:00 PM. Find the partners at the following booths:

  • Leidos Booth # 1661
  • Accenture Booth # 3831
  • Cerner Booth # 913

Partnership Activity Schedule:

All three have some excellent educational programs planned for the week. Check them out below!

Saturday, April 11
Sunday, April 12
Monday, April 13
Tuesday, April 14
Wednesday, April 15
Thursday, April 16

Saturday, April 11:

Cerner: Sponsoring CHIME Opening Reception on the first night of the conference

  • TIME: 6:00-8:00 PM
  • LOCATION: Hyatt McCormick Place Hotel

Sunday, April 12:

Cerner: Sponsoring Veterans Career Services Boot Camp Symposium

  • TIME: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
  • LOCATION: McCormick Place Convention Center, Room S405

Monday, April 13:

Cerner: Sponsoring Stage 7 Reception

  • TIME:5:30-7:00 PM
  • LOCATION: Hyatt Regency McCormick Place, Regency Ballroom

Accenture: Hosting an educational session titled “Transform Patient Access to Boost Satisfaction and Savings: University Hospitals Improves Scheduling Efficiency and the Consumer Experience.” The session is presented by Maria Kamenos, VP of Patient Access Services for University Hospitals, and Dipak Patel, Managing Director for Accenture Strategy.

  • TIME: 11:30 AM-12:30 PM
  • LOCATION: McCormick Place Room S401

Accenture: Hosting an educational session titled “Current Trends and What the Future Holds for Healthcare”

  • TIME: 3:00 PM
  • LOCATION: Intelligent Health Pavilion, Booth 6656

Accenture: Hosting an educational session titled “Accenture and Philips Proof of Concept: ALS Patients Could Gain Greater Control of Their Lives through Brain, Voice and Eye Commands.” The session is presented by Sunny Webb and Robert Dooley from the Accenture Wearables Practice.

  • TIME: 3:45-4:30 PM
  • LOCATION: Accenture High Performance Theater, Booth #3831

Leidos: Hosting the Northeast HIMSS reception in the Leidos booth

  • TIME: 4:00-6:00 PM
  • LOCATION: Leidos Booth #1661

Accenture: 2015 Accenture Doctors Survey: “Sure, I Use EHR. But Does It Actually Help Me?”

  • TIME: 4:45-5:30 PM
  • LOCATION: Accenture High Performance Theater, Booth #3831

Tuesday, April 14:

Accenture: Hosting an educational session titled “Private Health Insurance Exchanges: Implications for Health Systems – How Private HIX Will Impact Patient Collections.” The session is presented by Scott Brown, Accenture Strategy.

  • TIME: 6:45-7:45 AM
  • LOCATION: McCormick Place Room S501A (South Building, Level 5)

Cerner: Interoperability Educational Breakfast Panel

  • TIME: 7:00-9:00 AM
  • LOCATION: McCormick Place, Interoperability Showcase Theater

Cerner: Media Breakfast

  • TIME: 7:00-9:30 AM
  • LOCATION: Hyatt Regency Chicago

Accenture: Hosting an educational session titled “Fueled by Start-up Funding, a Digital Disruption is Knocking.” The session is presented by Dipak Patel and Drew Boston from Accenture Strategy.

  • TIME: 11:15 AM-12:00 PM
  • LOCATION: Accenture High Performance Theater, Booth #3831

Leidos: Hosting a lunch & learn session titled “The Value of a Collaborative Multi-Year IT Strategy – UCLA Health Case Study.” The session is presented by Anne Marie Herrera, Vice President, Strategy and Business Development, and Bill Lazarus, Chief Technology Officer, UCLA Health.

  • TIME: 12:00-1:00 PM
  • LOCATION: McCormick Place Room S504A (South Building, Level 5)

Accenture: Hosting an educational session titled “Data and Analytics Done Right: Presbyterian Healthcare Services Maximizes Value to Achieve the Triple Aim.” The session is presented by Cesar Goulart, VP, VP, IT Strategic Planning & Deployment, Presbyterian Healthcare Services and Scott Alister, Accenture Analytics.

  • TIME: 12:15-1:00 PM
  • LOCATION: Accenture High Performance Theater, Booth #3831

Leidos: Cybersecurity and the Military Health System: Media Briefing with Michael Leiter, former Director of the National Counterterrorism Center and EVP at Leidos.

  • TIME: 2:45 PM
  • Location: Press room CC10 AB, West Building

Leidos: “Your Data WILL Be Breached,” a cybersecurity presentation by Sean Murphy, Leidos Health vice president and HIPAA security officer.

  • TIME: 3:15-3:45 PM
  • LOCATION: HIMSS Cybersecurity Command Center, Booth # 8175

Wednesday, April 15:

Cerner: Hosting an educational session titled “Extending the EHR Platform with Open Apps and Services.” The session is presented by David McCallie, Cerner and Stanley Huff, Intermountain Healthcare.

  • TIME: 8:30-9:30 AM
  • LOCATION: McCormick Place

Leidos: Hosting an educational session titled “How the CIO and IT Provide Value to the C-Suite / Boardroom.” The session is co-presented by Leidos Health’s Asher Kramer and Gary Barnes, the chief information officer of the Medical Center Health System in Odessa, Texas.

  • TIME: 1:00-2:00 PM
  • LOCATION: McCormick Place Room S100C

Thursday, April 16:

Leidos: Hosting an educational session titled “Passive Optical LAN: A Revolution in IT Infrastructure.” The session is presented by Leidos’ Blaine Overstreet, a Passive Optical LAN expert within the Leidos National Security Sector.

  • TIME: 12:00-1:00 PM
  • LOCATION: McCormick Place Room S103

Leidos: Leidos Health’s client Dr. Donnal Walter, CMIO at Arkansas Children’s Hospital, will host an educational session titled “Using Large Data to Drive MD Clinical Adoption.” The session is presented by Leidos Health’s client Dr. Donnal Walter, CMIO Arkansas Children’s Hospital.

  • TIME: 12:00-1:00 PM
  • LOCATION: McCormick Place Room S102