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Annual Innovation Showcase hosted by NJII and the Quality Institute

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Comport is proud to be a sponsor of the 5th Annual Innovation Showcase, featuring discussions on how  healthcare data can drive innovation in the industry. Join us for this FREE event hosted by NJII and the Quality Institute on Thursday, March 21, at the NJIT Wellness and Events Center in Newark. Hear from keynote speaker, Former Utah Governor Mike Leavitt, and many more.

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Thursday, March 21, 2019

Join Comport for the 5th annual innovation showcase! Leverage your data to drive innovation in healthcare.

Showcase Agenda

  • 8:00am –    Registration Opens and Breakfast is Served
    Emcee: Tomas Gregorio, Senior Executive Director – Healthcare Delivery Systems iLab, NJII
  • 9:00am –    Welcome Remarks
    Dr. Bloom, President, New Jersey Institute of Technology
    Dr. Donald H. Sebastian, President and CEO, New Jersey Innovation Institute
    Linda Schwimmer, President and CEO, New Jersey Health Care Quality Institute
  • 9:30am –    Keynote Address
    Governor Michael O. Leavitt, Founder, Leavitt Partners
  • 10:30am – Break
  • 10:45am – Second Keynote Address
    Aneesh Chopra, President, CareJourney
  • 11:45am – Lunch Break and Innovation Showcase Networking

1:00pm – 3:15pm – Breakout Sessions:

  • Track 1 – Government
    Location: Wellness and Events Center Exercise Room
    Emcee – Balavignesh Thirumalainambi, Government Affairs & Finance Director, New Jersey Innovation Institute

    • 1:00pm – 1:45pm – “NJDOH: Improving patient outcomes, making care more efficient, and creating smarter policies”
      Shereef Elnahal, Commissioner, NJ Department of Health
    • 1:45pm – 2:30pm  – “New Jersey Health Information Network”
      Van Zimmerman, Executive Director, NJHIN
    • 2:30pm – 3:15pm – “Medicaid Interoperability”
      Thomas Novak, Medicaid Interoperability Lead, Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT
  • Track 2 – Innovation
    Location: Campus Center Atrium
    Emcee – Inaceli Tubilleja, Project Manager, New Jersey Innovation Institute

    • 1:00pm – 1:30pm – “Innovation as a Service”
      Mike Van Ter Sluis, Executive Director, New Jersey Innovation Institute
    • 1:30pm – 2:30pm – “Using Data to Perfect Your Pitch: Lessons from the Bear’s Den”
      Sandra Powell-Elliott, Vice President, Life Sciences and Innovation, Hackensack Meridian Health
    • 2:30pm – 3:15pm – “The IoT, Data and Analytics Path to Improved Healthcare”
      Stephen J Haldeman, Strategist – IoT, Data and Analytics, North America IoT and Big Data Solutions, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
  • Track 3 – Value
    Location: Wellness and Events Center Arena
    Emcee – Tyla Housman, Vice President of External Affairs, New Jersey Health Care Quality Institute

    • 1:00pm – 1:45pm – “Practice Transformation 2.0”
      Van Ly, Senior Director, New Jersey Innovation Institute
    • 1:45pm – 2:30pm – “Advancing Value Through the Science of Personalized Medication Management”
      Brian J. Litten, Chief Strategic Growth Officer, Tabula Rasa Healthcare
    • 2:30pm – 3:15pm – “Value Innovation Case Study – Maternity Bundled Payments”
      Kim Eason, Manager, Episodes of Care Program, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey and Matt D’Oria, Director, Medicaid Policy Center, New Jersey Health Care Quality Institute
    • 3:15pm – 4:00pm – Innovation Showcase Networking and Event Wrap Up

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