2012 Direct Implementation and Adoption Summit

The ONC State HIE Program is hosting a Direct Implementation and Adoption (I&A) Summit at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Washington, D.C. on May 31 - June 1, 2012. All grantees implementing Direct are encouraged to attend.
The State HIE Program is focused on helping all grantees with Direct in their approved plans implement and drive adoption of Direct before the end of calendar year 2012. As such, the Direct I&A Summit is a working meeting intended to provide grantees with knowledge, information, and interaction necessary to accomplish this goal, with an emphasis on:
  1. Developing grantee adoption strategies that encourage rapid movement to second phase activities of strategic and operational plans
  2. Demonstrating the value of Direct through new and innovative use cases
  3. Focusing on grantee’s application of Direct to ensure providers have exchange options to achieve meaningful use and solve real-world problems
  4. Highlighting /sharing promising practices by recognizing grantee bright spots
  5. Transforming grantee knowledge on marketing and outreach strategies by showcasing best practices from other industries

Opportunity to participate in the Direct Demonstration Showcase at the State HIE Lab and Direct Summits ‘12
The ONC State HIE Program will be hosting a Direct Demonstration Showcase at the Program’s 2012 Direct (I&A) Summit, which will be held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Washington DC on May 31 and June 1, 2012. Summit attendees will include clinical, policy and health IT leadership from states across the country. There will be no fee for participation in the showcase, but demonstration participants will be responsible for travel costs and any set up costs for the event.
All interested participant will need to submit a registration form to be considered for the Showcase by April 23, 2012.