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Webinar – Critical Care: The Importance of Stronger Authentication in Health Care
February 25, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST
View recorded webinar Ensuring that data is secure is of critical importance to health care organizations, yet 90% have had a data breach with an average cost of $2.1 million. The need for advanced authentication solutions is clear. Join our webinar to learn: – How FIDO enabled solutions are being deployed in health care – Relevant government and regulatory policies – The impact of stronger authentication for patients and practitioners Tom Groom, CEO, HealthNexus and a recognized expert in health care technology will share his insights on key trends in the marketplace and will discuss how companies can deploy FIDO-enabled solutions to better secure their data, protect their reputation and save millions. About the Speaker: Tom Groom Tom Groom is CEO of HealthNexus. Tom is a recognized expert and leader in healthcare information technology. Current work includes helping healthcare companies bring emerging technology to market to address the goals of Healthcare’s Triple Aim of Improving Population Health, Reducing Cost, and Improving the Patient Experience. With over twenty-five years experience in business development across a variety of healthcare, pharmacy and technology companies, Tom has helped move the industry forward through his subject matter expertise and reputation as an innovator. Tom’s background includes serving as Vice President for Business Development for HealthNexis, and McKesson but much of his ability to connect healthcare was the nine years he spent as the Senior Vice President of Business Development for RxHub LLC (now called Surescripts). His responsibilities included Business Development, Marketing and Communications, as well as Federal Affairs. Along with those responsibilities, Tom provided advisory and leadership roles to e-Prescribing initiatives throughout the country, such as SEMI (SouthEast Michigan Initiative) and ePrescribe Florida. Tom was a member of the healthcare think tank, Center for Health Transformation, established by former House Speaker Newt Gingrich. Tom became a national public speaker for e-prescribing, accepting invitations to speak before some of the well-recognized industry organizations and events. HealthNexus is consulting firm specializing in business development, sales deployment, strategic leadership, and education/information services to the health care industry. With over twenty five years experience in sales management, general management and business development in both the health care and information technology industries, Tom has established strategic partnerships with other consultant colleagues to bring a wide array of needed services to his healthcare clients. The team at HealthNexus includes senior level healthcare leaders with deep experience in healthcare business strategy, technology, new product, and new business development. The team has experience across a wide range of initiatives including early innovations in e-prescribing, clinical messaging, consumer directed healthcare, electronic data and payments, and patient-centered services.