SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - Feb 15, 2017) - HIMSS -- As the healthcare industry grapples with balancing the need for efficiency with high quality patient care, Impinj (NASDAQ: PI), a leading provider and pioneer of RAIN RFID solutions for identifying, locating and authenticating everyday items, has organized a discussion with four of the institutions paving the way with implementation of cutting edge technologies. Coinciding with the 2017 HIMSS Annual Conference, Impinj will host a breakfast panel on Tuesday, Feb. 21 featuring executives from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, the Medical University of South Carolina, Inova Fairfax Medical Campus, and the Veterans Administration Salt Lake City.
WHAT: Impinj will host an engaging breakfast discussion featuring executives from four leading healthcare institutions on the impact of technology on the industry today. Included in the discussion will be an in-depth review of how they're implementing the latest IoT technologies like RAIN RFID to track assets and manage supplies and how it's improved efficiency in operations.
WHO: Senior-level industry experts will participate in a dynamic discussion about timely and relevant operations and patient care experiences facing healthcare companies.
Snapshot of breakfast panelists include:
- William C. Hammond, Director, Supply Chain, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
- Dan Altman, Capital & Support Services Operations Manager, Medical University of South Carolina
- Arpit Mehta, Pharm.D., MPH, Pharmacy Operations Manager, Inova Fairfax Medical Campus
- Steven J. Zoglman, MHA, Inventory Management Specialist/Project Manager, US Dept of Veteran's Affairs
WHEN: Tuesday, February 21 from 8-9 a.m. EST to coincide with the 2017 HIMSS Annual Conference and Exhibition. For more information, visit: https://surveys.himss.org/checkbox/Survey.aspx?s=80e00c4e80634f63bc95cd1355718bdf
Orange County Convention Center
9800 International Drive
Orlando, FL 32819
Media Inquiries: For media inquiries and press RSVPs, please contact: Erika Goodmanson, Sr. Director of Communications, 1.206.812.9744
Impinj (NASDAQ: PI) is a leading provider of RAIN RFID solutions. The Impinj Platform connects billions of everyday items such as apparel, medical supplies, automobile parts, drivers' licenses, food and luggage to applications such as inventory management, patient safety, asset tracking and item authentication, delivering real-time information to businesses about items they create, manage, transport and sell. The Impinj Platform wirelessly delivers information about these items' unique identity, location and authenticity, or Item Intelligence™, to the digital world, which Impinj believes is the essence of the Internet of Things. For more information, visit www.impinj.com.