DecisionOne to Speak on “The Cloud in Healthcare”
DecisionOne is set to speak on the “The Cloud in Healthcare” panel at the iHT2 Health IT Summit in Atlanta. DecisionOne provides IT Infrastructure Services that delivers superior business results, through globally leveraged engineered services. The company is sponsoring this event scheduled to take place during April 5-6, 2011. Attendees of the event will get a chance to hear the discussion by the panel who will present the various benefits and potential risks of cloud computing in healthcare.
One will also get a chance to hear success stories, best practices, and gain insight into how to overcome challenges while using a cloud system in organizations.
Ken Murray, senior vice president of Sales and Marketing will speak on behalf of DecisionOne.
The Institute for Health Technology Transformation aims to bring together private and public sector leaders fostering the growth and effective use of technology across the healthcare industry.
The iHT2 Health IT Summit in Atlanta will see the participation of more than 200 CIO’s, VP’s, and directors of IT from hospitals, health systems and larger physician practices.
This landmark event will present the opportunity for attendees to network and discuss the latest trends and challenges in health IT.
“Cloud computing is now a real computing paradigm platform,” said Murray. “Making the right decisions in selecting the appropriate cloud platform can directly impact a company’s ability to create a highly reliable and scalable IT infrastructure. Cloud platforms will unlock the potential for knowledge transfer, collaboration and improved patient outcomes on a global scale. This will enable IT and cloud based applications to be the catalyst for practice success, while helping to optimize the cost of medical care.”
Several topics will be discussed during this event including Meaningful Use, Privacy and Security, Interoperability, Health Information Exchange and Cloud Computing.
In addition to DecisionOne, sponsors and partners for the iHT2 Health IT Summit in Atlanta include Axolotl, Catalyst Solutions, DICOM Grid, EDIMS, EMC Corporation, Global Net Access, Holon Solutions, Intel, MEDai, MEDSEEK, MMR Information Systems, Inc., RelayHealth, AMDIS, CMIO, eHealth SmartBrief, Executive Insight, Frost & Sullivan, IDC Health Insights, Metro Atlanta Chamber, HIMSS Georgia, MobiHealthNews, and SearchHealthIT.com.
By Anuradha Shukla