Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at 8:00 AM MDT
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at 2:00 PM MDT

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Copper King Hotel and Convention Center 
4655 Harrison Ave.
Butte, MT 59701

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Montana HIMSS 
Montana Chapter of HIMSS 

MT HIMSS Attendee Registration

7th Annual Spring Conference & Tradeshow

"Transforming Health"


The Montana Chapter of Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS)  invites you to attend our 2018 Spring Conference & Tradeshow. This event provides unique education, networking opportunities, and a chance to connect with local and national health IT vendors.


Keynote Speaker: Sarah Calhoun 

Sarah Calhoun has nearly two decades of leadership experience in both the non-profit and small business sectors, working in the outdoor education industry before founding Red Ants Pants in 2006.

Calhoun has been called a “revolutionary figure in rural business today” and a “powerhouse of inspiration for women in business.” Her dynamic style and inspiring experiences as an entrepreneur make her a highly sought after keynote speaker. She has given two TEDx talks, dozens of keynote addresses, and has been featured on national television programs such as CNBC, CNN, and Bloomberg.


Closing Key Note:

Masoud Rabi 

User Experience: 
The Missing Link to Telehealth Adoption

 Conference Speakers

Matthew Hoffman, MD Interoperability and Population Health
Martha Hayward / 
Kevin Franke
Project ECHO: One example of how technology is transforming care  
Casey MacGruder Introduction to the Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR) Specification
Shawn Sutherland Improving Decision Making Through Data
Dr. Jon Griffin HIE Presentation
Deb Anderson 
Erin Maclean (Legal)
Kristen Schuster
Earl Akers (IT/Security)
HIPAA Security within an Integrated Behavioral Health Setting
Courtney Buys Quality Data Initiative: A Collaborative Approach to Improving Outcomes

8.5 CEUs will be available - 


Vendor Registration 


Preconference CAHIMS/CPHIMS Boot Camp on April 9th Registration 


Lodging Information for the Copper King

Montana HIMSS has blocked rooms for April 9th and 10th at a discounted rate of $99 per night (single occupancy) or $109 per night (double occupancy) plus tax at the Copper King  To book your room at the discounted rate, call the hotel directly at (406) 565-5001 and let them know you are attending the MT HIMSS event. This discount is available until 3/23/2018.  You can also book online HERE