March 29, 2011 08:35 ET

Media Advisory: DICOM Grid CEO -- Mike Wall -- to Sit on iHT2 Health IT Summit Panel

Cloud Computing Imaging Expert Brings Unique Clinical Data Exchange Perspective to April 5 HIE Discussion

PHOENIX, AZ--(Marketwire - March 29, 2011) -

Mike Wall, CEO of DICOM Grid, will join a panel of healthcare IT executives at the Institute for Health Technology Transformation (iHT2) Health IT Summit in Atlanta, April 5-6, 2011, to discuss Health Information Exchanges and solutions to overcome the challenges and objections from various stakeholders for implementing them.

The entire iHT2 Health IT Summit agenda is available at iHT2 is the leading organization committed to bringing together private and public sector leaders fostering the growth and meaningful use of technology across the healthcare industry.

"Intelligent Health Information Exchange (HIE): Utilizing analytics with HIE data to provide proactive care"

The benefits of healthcare information technology won't be realized until all stakeholders truly participate in HIEs. The panel will present examples and results of successful data exchange and address how true HIE can be achieved by:

  • Engaging all stakeholders in the process of defining, developing and using HIE services
  • Ensuring trust and support from all stakeholders
  • Ensuring the privacy, security and quality of data

The panel will be moderated by Scot Peterson, Editorial Director for CIO/IT Strategy Media Group, and will include:

  • Mike Wall, CEO of DICOM Grid
  • Scott Afzal, HIE Program Director of Chesapeake Regional Information System for our Patients
  • Dan Porreca, Executive Director of HEALTHeLINK
  • Art Glasgow, Chief Technology Officer of Ingenix
  • Thomas Cooke, VP of Business Development Axolotl Corporation

Attendees include CEOs, CIOs, chief medical information officers, chief medical informatics officers, physicians, practice managers, and vice presidents/directors of IT.

April 5, 2011
1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

Westin Peachtree Plaza
210 Peachtree Street
Atlanta, GA 30303

Lindsey Karberg | 480-664-8412 ext. 13 |

Based in Phoenix, DICOM Grid is a healthcare IT company dedicated to making digital medical imaging accessible and affordable to all medical facilities and physicians by leveraging cloud SaaS (software-as-a-service) technology. Its unique, integrated ImageCare™ platform allows hospitals and medical imaging facilities to improve efficiency, reduce errors, enhance the quality of care, provide authorized physicians with anytime/anywhere access to critical imaging, and attract new patients while assuring proper patient privacy safeguards that are mandated by law. For more information, visit or call 602.687.8046.

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