2022 ONC Virtual Tech Forum

SEPTEMBER 9, SEPTEMBER 16 AND SEPTEMBER 23, 2022

As in years past, this year’s all-virtual 2022 ONC Tech Forum will feature industry perspectives on the progress made in health IT over the past year, and highlight how we can continue to advance health technology to improve patient care, health equity, data exchange, and interoperability. What: #ONCTechForum When: September 9, 16 and 23, 2022

Theme: Health IT Standards Driving Modernization in Healthcare and Public Health

Time

Session

11:00–11:50 am

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Keynote: Update on ONC and CDC Joint Data Modernization Activities

12:00-1:00 pm

Plenary Panel Session: FHIR API Interoperability – a FHIR-Side Chat

1:00-1:30 pm

Break

1:30-3:00 pm

Breakout Sessions I

Option 1: Aligning USCDI, FHIR US Core, and other Health IT Standards

Option 2:  Interoperability with Emergency Medical Services

Option 3: Strategies and Challenges When Registering a FHIR Application

3:00-3:30 pm

Break

3:30-5:00 pm

Breakout Sessions II

Option 1:  Public Health Data Standardization - Deep Dive on USCDI+ and the Helios HL7® FHIR® Accelerator

Option 2: Growing the Public Health Informatics and Technology Workforce

Option 3: Network Exchange Using FHIR

Theme: Guiding Innovation through Data, Standards, and Real World Implementations

Time

Session

11:00–11:50 am

Plenary Panel Session: Leveraging Data from Point of Care to Research

12:00-1:30 pm

Breakout Sessions I

Option 1: Availability of SDOH and Health Equity Related Data and Implications for Public Health 

Option 2: Real World Implementations and Innovation Through LEAP

Option 3:  Uptake of FHIR: Where are We Today and What are the Challenges that Lie Ahead?

1:30-2:00 pm

Break

2:00-3:30 pm

Breakout Sessions II

Option 1:  Developing Clinical Decision Support with SDOH Data for Improved Patient Outcomes

Option 2:  Innovation, Implementation, and Impact: Leveraging PDMPs to Address the Opioid Crisis

Option 3: Monitoring Implementation of FHIR Across Patient and Payer-Facing Endpoints

3:30-4:00 pm

Break

4:00-5:00 pm

Plenary Panel Session: Fireside Chat: What’s Next in Health IT Innovation?

Theme: How Health IT Certification is Modernizing Healthcare & Public Health

Time

Session

11:00–11:50 am

Plenary Panel Session: Certification and Testing Division Overview

12:00-1:00 pm

Plenary Panel Session: Discussion with Implementers on Cures Update

1:00-1:30 pm

Break

1:30-3:00 pm

Breakout Sessions I

Option 1: The World of Testing Platforms & Approaches to Testing

Option 2: Understanding the Attestations

Option 3: Post-certification Compliance and Conformance Review

3:00-3:30 pm

Break

3:30-5:00 pm

Breakout Sessions II

Option 1: Tooling Feedback and Preparing for the Future

Option 2: Cures Update: Real World Testing

Option 3: Inferno Framework Capabilities Beyond (g)(10) and Vision for the Future