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HIMSS16 kicks off tomorrow in Las Vegas and ONC will be there in full force. We have a number of presentations and listening sessions on tap! Here is what’s happening tomorrow:
11:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. (PT): Nursing Informatics Symposium Q&A
Speaker: Karen B. DeSalvo, M.D., M.P.H., M.Sc. National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC), Acting Assistant Secretary for Health
Location: Sands Expo Convention Center, Marcello 4404
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. (PT): HIMSS Opening General Session
Speaker: Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Secretary of Health & Human Services
Location: Palazzo Ballroom at the Venetian
For more details on ONC events at HIMSS16, visit our website. Also, follow us on Twitter:@ONC_HealthIT and join the discussion using the hashtag #HIMSS16.
Updating the Model Privacy Notice
ONC is starting work to update the Model Privacy Notice (MPN) - a voluntary, open-source tool designed to help developers provide transparent notice to consumers about what happens to their data. Read the Health IT Buzz Blog for more information on how to submit comments.