Calling all science enthusiasts for the for the first Science Cafe of 2013!
If your new year's resolution was to expand your knowledge base, get involved in your community, or to try something new, then join us for the next installment in the Year of the SmartState.
We're talking tech in healthcare with Dr. Jay Moskowitz of the University of South Carolina. Join us for this pressing topic as the country transitions into the Affordable Healthcare Act changes for 2013.
Advanced registrationis always encouraged to save your space at each event.
We've partnered with the South Carolina's SmartState Program(S.C. Centers of Economic Excellence) to bring the top experts in state, region, and nation in their field. Head over toEngenuitySC.com/ScienceCafe to learn more about this month's speaker and venue.
Dr. Jay Moskowitz, James Buchanan Duke Smartstate Endowed Chair for Healthcare Quality
Dr. Moskowitz has forged numerous and meaningful collaborations with organizations that include the South Carolina Hospital Association, the South CarolinaDepartment of Health and Human Services, the office of Research Statistics, insurance companies, physicians and rural health groups, and private business. His innate ability to bring people together to the table paved the way for more than 100 organizations and individuals to develop a single, unified plan for securing federal funding for and the implementation of a statewide health information technology strategy.
Dr. Moskowitz is working with information technology companies, healthcare systems, physicians, and researchers to create a statewide health information exchange, which will not only support clinical research but also enhance the quality and safety of patient care. This effort includes helping physicians adopt electronic medical records systems and achieve "meaningful use" per federal mandates.