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The Digital Healthcare Conference 2011 is an exclusive gathering of healthcare leaders to network, learn and innovate. Attendees share insights, compare experiences, and hear engaging presentations from their peers.

Now in its ninth year, DHC brings together experts in healthcare, technology and law to share their knowledge. Attendees learn proven and emerging strategies for improving healthcare delivery and patient safety.

2011 Conference Coverage

Featuring these conference speakers:

Dr. Barry Chaiken

Vi Shaffer
Research VP, Gartner, Inc.

Judith Faulkner

Judith Faulkner
Founder and CEO

Phil Loftus

Bruce Van Cleave
SVP & Chief Medical Officer
Aurora Health Care

Frank Byrne

Frank D. Byrne, MD, FACHE
St. Mary's Hospital

In addition to the speakers listed above, here is a partial list of CIO's that have committed to attending the Digital Healthcare Conference 2011 and who will serve on the conference advisory board: (See full list)

• Barry P. Chaiken, MD, FHIMSS, Former Chair of HIMSS, Conference Chair
• Scott MacLean, MBA, CPHIMS, FHIMSS, CIO, Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Director, Partners Healthcare
• Philip Loftus, CIO, VP of IS, Aurora Health Care
• Kerra Guffey, Vice President of Information Systems/CIO, Meriter Health Services
• Galen Metz, CIO, Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
• David E. Lundal, MBA, VP & Regional CIO, SSM Integrated Health Technologies, Dean Clinic
• Nancy Birschbach, AVP, IT, Agnesian HealthCare, Inc.
• Mike Sauk, VP & CIO, UW Hospital and Clinics

Fluno Show

DHC 2011 is produced by WTN Media, a business-to-business media company that also produces the Fusion CEO-CIO Symposium and WTN News. WTN Media’s executive healthcare conferences attract 200 attendees in a comfortable setting with plentiful opportunities for interactive discussion. The audience includes healthcare executives, physicians, nurses, IT professionals and vendors.

June 6-7, 2011. Fluno Center. Madison, Wis.

Who should attend
  • Healthcare IT focused healthcare professionals: CEOs, COOs, CIOs, CMOs, CNOs
  • Providers: Physicians, nurses, pharmacists; medical, pharmacy and nurse managers; patient safety/quality directors; risk managers; administrators
  • Consumers: Patient advocates and advocacy organizations
  • Purchasers: Employers, insurers, health plans, government
  • Health care researchers, educators, policy makers, and students

Previous attendees have said...
"The quality of the speakers, the small and interactive format, and the networking opportunities make it very worthwhile."
Sandy Butschli, Vice President/CIO, ACL Laboratories

"The members of the panels had varying views on the subject matter leading to true dialogue and not just a presentation."
Greg Smith, CIO, Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare

"Excellent sessions, intimate setting with ability to have lots of interaction with peers, other attendees. Has a lot of diversity among attendees which add value to the experience."
John Wade, Vice President, Saint Luke's Health System

"I have attended many conferences over the years and can think of none that surpass the value I get in the day and a half session at DHC. I am thrilled to be able to have this resource right here in Wisconsin."
Dave Lundal, VP & Regional CIO, SSM Health Care

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  • Produced by WTN Media / Wisconsin Technology Network