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Long Beach Convention Center, Main Lobby
7:00 am - 4:00 pm

Continental Breakfast

7:00 am - 8:00 am

For full session descriptions View Full Convention Brochure Online

General Session

Time Program Title Speaker(s)
8:15 am - 8:20 am Welcome & Announcements
8:20 am - 9:10 am Cyber Security Trends in Healthcare: Threats, Regulations & Best Practices Mac McMillan, FHIMSS, CISM
9:10 am - 10:00 am AHIMA Update: Inspire Big Thinking to Launch Our Future Cassi Birnbaum, MS, RHIA, CPHQ, FAHIMA, 2015 AHIMA President
10:00 am - 11:00 am CHIA Awards Ceremony and President’s Message Shirley Lewis, DPA, MHA, RHIA, CPHQ, AHIMA-Approved ICD-10 Trainer, CHIA President, 2014 - 2015

Deborah Collier, RHIA, CHIA President, 2015 - 2017

Track One

Time Program Title Speaker(s)
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Nine Months into ICD-10: The Rebirth of Coding Maria Castillo, RHIA, CCS, CCS-P, Panel Facilitator
2:10 pm - 3:10 pm Coding Competency Screening Is a Must! Gloryanne Bryant, RHIA, CDIP, CCS, CCDS, AHIMA-Approved ICD-10 Trainer
3:20 pm - 4:20 pm Evaluating your CDI Program Post ICD-10 Monica Leisch, RHIA, CDIP, CCS, AHIMA-Approved ICD-10 Trainer

Track Two

Time Program Title Speaker(s)
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm The Legal Health Record in an Electronic Age Ed Contreras
2:10 pm - 3:10 pm Virtual Care - Engaging Patients and Networks Gopal Chopra, MD, FRACS, MBA
3:20 pm - 4:20 pm Health Information Exchange – One Community’s Story Dan Chavez, MBA

Track Three

Time Program Title Speaker(s)
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Uncover Hidden Gaps in Data Management and Achieve Better Security Megan Bell, CIPT, GWAPT, CFE, GCFE
2:10 pm - 3:10 pm Using Information Governance For Health System Performance Improvement Elaine Lips, RHIA

Cassi Birnbaum, MS, RHIA, CPHQ, FAHIMA

Dan Exley, MMI, FABC

Diann H. Smith, MS, RHIA, CHP, FAHIMA

3:20 pm - 4:20 pm ICD-10: It’s About “Intelligent Clinical Documentation” Richard Garcia, MD, MPP, MHA, AHIMA-Approved ICD-10 Trainer

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