Lygeia Ricciardi to Keynote 2019

Press Release | | May 27, 2019

At we're always working hard to ensure that the practical health IT innovations shared at the conference are helping patients. One of our key focus areas at the event has been around ways healthcare organizations can better engage patients. If it's not going to be better for patients, then why are we doing it?

For this reason, we're extremely excited to announce that Lygeia Ricciardi, Chief Transformation Officer at Carium and Former lead of pro-consumer programs and policy development at ONC will be keynoting the 2019 conference.

As a true leader of the patient engagement movement for over a decade, Lygeia Ricciardi will be able to share practical insights into how healthcare organizations can more effectively engage with patients. Doing this effectively will help in population health efforts, the shift to value based care, meeting government regulations, and having happier, healthier patients.

Lygeia RicciardiIn a recent profile of Lygeia Ricciardi, Colin Hung described Lygeia's unique, multi-faceted background in this way:

Ricciardi's early work writing Harvard case studies gave her the opportunity to learn how to identify big picture trends. Her job at the FCC taught her how to put people and processes in place for a successful program. At the Markle Foundation she leaned into healthcare and figured out how to bring public as well as private organizations together. Her role at the ONC was a masterclass in how to leverage diverse resources to overcome resistance to new ideas.

There's a good reason Lygeia Ricciardi was named one of the Most Influential Women in Health Information Technology in 2019 by HIMSS. You're not going to want to miss Lygeia Ricciardi's presentation on the practical ways your healthcare organization can more effectively use technology to serve patients. This will include how to more effectively engage the government or government programs in your efforts as well.

Join us in Boston, July 31-August 2, 2019 to hear Lygeia Ricciardi's keynote and all the other fantastic sessions at 2019. Register now!