The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is holding its first Information Technology (IT) Conference, “Convergence 2015” on Thursday, August 6, 2015 at its central office located in Baltimore, MD.
This conference provides a single forum where technology efforts, including lessons learned from recent projects are shared across the organization. This forum enables collaboration, facilitates communication and provides the opportunity for technology alignment throughout the agency. Business components throughout CMS are presenting the material for each of the information sessions, which are open to all CMS personnel as well as contractors that provide technology support.
Outside vendors are being given the opportunity to advertise their services at this conference. Although exhibits for any technology will be considered, the following are the areas where CMS efforts are currently focused:
The 2015 CMS IT Conference will be sponsored by the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at CMS. The format will include briefings from various CMS components and industry leaders. Table top displays from prime contractors and small businesses will be available for information exchange and networking. Exhibit space and sponsorship opportunities will be available on a first come, first serve basis. To view the forum agenda go to www.fbcinc.com/cmsconvergence.
The Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS), Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) works in partnership with the entire health care community to improve quality and efficiency in an evolving health care system and provides leadership in the broader health care marketplace. CMS covers 100 million people ...through Medicare, Medicaid, the Children's Health Insurance Program, and the Health Insurance Marketplace. But coverage isn't their goal. To achieve a high quality health care system, they also aim for better care at lower costs and improved health.
Federal Business Council, Inc. (FBC) specializes in producing conferences and trade show events at Federal Government locations throughout the United States. Each month thousands of federal employees attend FBC events to evaluate the latest advances in technology, military hardware, training, and other product areas, as well as update their sources for future requirements.