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No Matter Where: The Quest to Use Technology to Connect Healthcare

Please join us for a special screening of this Documentary Film and Panel Discussion Hosted by the Department of Medical Informatics & Clinical Epidemiology
April 22, 2016

Admission is free, but please register at:

Wednesday, May 18, 2016, 5:00 P.M.
Collaborative Life Sciences Building
2730 SW Moody Avenue
1A001 –Tiered Lecture Hall

The "No Matter Where" documentary brings alive the concept of health information exchange (HIE) and its importance of effective and safe healthcare. This 56-minute documentary follows the journey of pioneers who have shepherded us into this era and provides a glimpse into the lives of patients, healthcare providers and advocates and adversaries from the public and private sectors. Follow a team of crusaders –doctors, nurses, widows, parents and spouses –working to fix this problem.

Schedule of Events

5:00 P.M. –Reception, light food and drink provided

6:00 P.M. –Film Screening

7:00 P.M. –Panel Discussion

Immediately following the screening, please join us for a lively panel discussion Health Information Exchange in Oregon: Accomplishments and Challenges. This panel will discuss health information exchange in Oregon, including efforts of the state, the Jefferson Health Information Exchange in southern Oregon, and the use of Epic Care Everywhere in the Portland area. 

Susan Otter, Director of Health Information Technology, Oregon Health Authority 
Gina Bianco, Executive Director, Jefferson Health Information Exchange 
Thomas Yackel, Chief Clinical Integration Officer, OHSU Partners  

Discussant: Kevin Johnson, Vanderbilt University 

Moderator: William Hersh, OHSU