New, Toronto-based healthcare IT conference announced
TORONTO – HIMSS
Ontario Chapter has partnered with Diversified Business Communications
Canada to launch itHealthcare Canada - an annual event to promote and
explore the use of information technology and innovation in healthcare.
The inaugural itHealthcare Canada Conference & Exhibition will be held
at the International Centre, (near Pearson International Airport),
Toronto, October 4-6, 2010.
HIMSS is the healthcare industry’s membership organization exclusively
focused on providing global leadership for the optimal use of healthcare
information technology and management systems. HIMSS-Ontario leadership
will plan and develop a high quality core education component
specifically designed to meet the needs of healthcare providers.
“HIMSS brings together outstanding educational opportunities for its
membership,” said Edith Gorman (pictured), President of HIMSS-Ontario.
“Our partnership with Diversified allows us to expand these
opportunities rapidly into the market place for the benefit of all
itHealthcare Canada Conference & Exhibition will be held annually in
Toronto. Diversified, a conference and trade show producer, will execute
the promotion and plan all operational logistics including a large trade
show component for vendors to showcase the latest in healthcare
technology and systems management.
“Together with HIMSS, we have identified a strong need in southern
Ontario for a healthcare event focused on I.T., said Bob Macgregor,
Managing Director of Diversified Business Communications Canada. “And
our extensive experience in medical education events will serve the
healthcare IT community very well.”
Besides itHealthcare Canada, Diversified also produces three other
flagship events: Primary Care Today, Symposium francophone de médecine
and I-Tech Infrastructure Technology Summit.
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Posted Jan. 14, 2010