Opening Session

Care Integration

Danielle Oryn, DO, MPH, Chief MEdical Informatics Officer, Petaluma Health Center

Rachel Willard Grace, MPH, Director of Research, Center for Excellence in Primary Care

Dr. George Su, Pulmonologist and Director of Telemedicine, San Francisco General Hospital

Dr. Justin Wu, CMO, South County Health Center

Workshop Session 1

Using Technology to Improve Patient Experience: Patient Portals and Social Networking 

Jason Cunningham, DO, Medical Director, West County Health Centers

Charles Kitzman, MMI, Chief Information Officer, Shasta Community Health Center

Jock Putney, President & CEO, WellFX


Telemedicine: Connecting People to Their Medical Homes

Danielle Oryn, DO, MPH, Chief Medical Informatics Office, Petaluma Health Center


A Demonstration of Project ECHO in the Los Angeles Safety Net

Curley Bonds, MD, Medical Director, Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services

Grace Floutsis, MD, Cheif Medical Officer, ChapCare

Lyndee Knox, PhD, Chief Executive Officer, LA Net

General Session 2

ICD-10: Are Your Team, Partners and Vendors Ready? 

Kai Carter, MPH, PMP, CPC,  Director - Performance Information, Pacific Business Group on Health (PBGH)

Merin McCabe, CPC, CPC-1, Medical Business Advocates

Workshop Session 2

Incorporating the Use of Text-Messaging Technology to Help Improve Care Delivery 

Greg Burrell, MD, Director of Content and Clinical Solutions, CareMessage

Krista Burris, Vice PResident, Partnerships, CareMessage


Accomplishing the Triple Aim (Materials coming soon)

Margaret Martinez, MPH, Chief Executive Officer, ChapCare

Abby Sears, Chief Executive Officer, OCHIN, Inc.

Hermann Spetzler, Chief Executive Officer, Open Door Community Health Services


PCHH Alignment: Integration and Standardization of Measures Across Multiple Initiatives

Vivan Gonzales-Rogoff, RN, PHN, Director of Operations, QueensCare Health Centers

Arnel Mendoza, Director of Information Systems, QueensCare Health Centers

Dorian Seamster, MPH, Chief of Clinic Operations, Salud Para La Gente




Workshop Session 3

Practical Approaches to Conducting a HIPAA Security Risk Analysis for a CHC 

David Ginsberg, President, PrivaPlan Associates, Inc.

Alexis Parsons, CPC, RHIT, MA, Director of Health Information Services/Privacy Director, Shasta Community Health Center


Innovation - Video Visits to Improve Rural Health

Veenu Aulakh, MPH, Executive Director, Center for Care Innovations

Jason Cunningham, DO, Medical Director, West County Health Centers

Bridget Schafer, CIO/COO, Hill Country Health & Wellness Center


How Data Analytics Can Support Quality Improvement Efforts

Elena Alcala-Guzman, MPH, Director of Quality Improvement, Community Health Partnership

Heather Budd, Vice President of Clinical Transformation, Azara Healthcare

Ria Paul, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Indian Health Center of Santa Clara Valley

Marie Piazza, CPHQ, Quality Improvement/Compliance MAnager, Indian Health Center of Shasta Clara Valley

Workshop Session 4

EHR Optimizaiton

Mat Hutchings, PA-C, EMR Provider Champion, El Dorado Community Health Center

Carol McHale, MPH, MA, Applications Manager, HITCare

Greg Stone, CEO, Peach Tree Health


Telehealth Technology Trends at California Community Health Centers

Eric Brown, President & Chief Executive Officer, California Telehealth Network

Jim Sorg, PhD, Director of Information Technology, Tarzana Treatment Centers

Andrew Stroud, MBA, Director of Business Development, California Telehealth Network


Affordable Care Act Section 2703 Overview

Samantha Jones, MPH, Associate Director of Programs, CPCA

Erynne Jones, MPH, Senior Policy Coordinator, CPCA

Michael Witte, MD, Medical Director, Coastal Health Alliance


Closing Keynote

HIE in 2014: Next Steps for the Safety Net

Sajid Ahmed, Chief Information & Innovation Officer, Martin Luther King Jr. Community Hospital

Mark Elson, PhD, Principle & Founder Consultant, Intrepid Ascent

Christina Jioras, Project Manager, North Coast Health Information Network

Christy Rosenberg, Director, Council of Community Clinics


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