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TAG Health focuses on Georgia’s rapidly expanding healthcare field. Healthcare IT and management professionals, physicians, allied health professionals and hospital administrative personnel are all members of the Society. We focus on the rapid advances in healthcare technology that are having an enormous impact on the field. Emerging biotech firms, new drugs and treatments, regulatory pressures, funding for promising start-ups and the management of a sea of healthcare information are all covered by the Society’s programs. The TAG Health's mission is to be a catalyst for furthering Georgia as a leader in healthcare technology, through opportunities in education, networking and collaboration by working with society members, community leaders and industry stakeholders to create an environment that will facilitate the realization of this mission.

 

The TAG Health Board would like to thank Board member Alan Urech for his insight and contribution to the Board.

 

2017 Events:

  • March 22 - Understanding Blockchain and its impact on Healthcare
  • March 29 – Health IT Career Fair
  • April 20 - The New Administrations Impact on the Evolution of the Delivery of Healthcare
  • September 7 - Innovative Models to Deliver Care Using Health IT
  • November 7 - HealthIT Summit

 

Sponsor TAG Health!

Download Sponsor Opportunities here.

Sponsor Contacts:

Charlie Whitfield, Whitty IT Solutions LLC, charlie@whittyit.solutions; 404-823-6955

Tiffany Stewart, Technology Association of Georgia, tiffanys@tagonline.org, 404-920-2011


 

Click here to view the latest version of the Health IT Industry Map!

Click here to download the latest brochure!

 

See below for helpful information from our latest health job search and resume workshop! 

Click here to view the keynote presentation by Phyllis Parker

Click here to view the keynote presentation by Cynthia Porter

Click here to view the handout from the session

Click here to view the session by Chris Watson

Upcoming Events

Health

ThursdayJan25

Health IT Day at the Capitol with TAG Health and GA HIMSS

TuesdayFeb13

Health IT Career Workshop with Resume Review and Job Search Prep

Health IT Day at the Capitol with TAG Health and GA HIMSS

200 Piedmont Ave SE, Empire Room, 

Atlanta, GA 30334  


TAG Health and Georgia HIMSS have teamed up to co-sponsor Health IT Day at the Capitol 2018. 

You are invited for a reading of the Health IT Day Resolution in the Georgia Senate at 10 a.m. and then join us for lunch and a panel discussion by providers, payers, industry leaders and legislators.   The panel discussion will focus on cybersecurity, cyber-attacks and the impact on healthcare organizations. We will address support needs within Georgia and also identify resources currently available.  Your presence is important – the health IT industry is a leading driver of Georgia's high tech economy and we want to make sure that the voices of the health IT community are heard. 

There will be a networking opportunity with the panelists prior to the event. This will be held at 9 AM in Room 125 in the Georgia State Capitol Building prior to the resolution being read in the senate. 

Panelists: 

Norwood Davis, CFO 12Stone Church and Board Member for Gwinnett Health System 

C. Norwood Davis serves as Chief Financial Officer at 12Stone® Church in Lawrenceville, Georgia.  Named the 2010 Fastest Growing Church in the U.S. and the 16th Largest Church in 2015 by Outreach Magazine, 12Stone® Church (with nine locations) serves more than 18,000 adults and children weekly with its unique worship and teaching styles. In addition, 12Stone partners with local and global non-profit agencies to offer hope and help among the poor, sick, homeless, addicted, immigrants and prisoners.

As Chief Financial Officer, Norwood leads the finance, human resources, information technology, marketing, facilities and legal initiatives for 12Stone® Church.

Norwood has significant executive and board experience with non-profit and philanthropic .  Currently, he serves as board chair for Street Grace, an Atlanta based organization combating the commercial sexual exploitation of children.  Norwood also serves as a Trustee of the Georgia Gwinnett College Foundation.  He also serves as Treasurer and as a Board member of the Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce.  He serves on the Board of Directors of Gwinnett Medical Center, a two hospital authority system, and serves as Chair of its Audit & Compliance Committee.  He also serves on the Board of The John Maxwell Company, a privately held leadership development company.  

Geoff Brown, CIO Piedmont

Geoff Brown is VP & CIO at Piedmont Healthcare. He has over 35 consecutive years of progressive experience in Information Technology (IT), management, consulting and strategic planning. Brown is in the unique position of having work experience as CIO in public, for profit and not-for-profit healthcare organizations. He is well known for delivering real results through improved utilization of technology and people. 

Edward McKinney, Floyd CISO 

Edward McKinney is an IT executive with more than 30 years of experience across the federal and private sectors with a focus on information systems, network and engineering operations and cybersecurity programs. He is the Information Security Officer for Floyd Medical Center, defining strategy, roadmaps, solution incubation and security mitigations. Prior to entering the healthcare sector, Mr. McKinney was at the National Security Agency (NSA), working to ensure cybersecurity strategic objectives were addressed in major system acquisitions and in the operational environments of the Department of Defense (DoD) and Intelligence Community (IC).


Chad Hunt, Supervisory Special Agent FBI Atlanta Computer Intrusion Squad (CY1)

DATE/TIME:

Thursday, Jan 25, 2018 11:30 AM to
Thursday, Jan 25, 2018 1:30 PM

LOCATION:

200 Piedmont Ave SE
Empire Room
Atlanta, GA 30334-9032 US
200 Piedmont Ave SE
Empire Room
Atlanta, GA 30334-9032
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Health IT Career Workshop with Resume Review and Job Search Prep

Health IT Career Workshop with

Resume Review and Job Search Prep

The TAG Health IT Career Workshop offers Health IT job seekers an opportunity to meet one-on-one with experienced healthcare executives to review their resumes, ensuring their skills and qualifications are highlighted and participate in workshops to prepare for interviews.


Job Seeker Registration

Resume Workshop Registration includes
Career Fair Admission on March 1st, 2018
Registration Fee: $10
Printed badge
Resume & contact info provided to employers
Access to the Health IT Career Fair March 1, 2018

Agenda

12:00 - 8:00 PM: Resume Reviews including breakout workshops throughout

Keynote

5:00 - 6:00 PM: HIT Careers in GA & What you Need and Want to Know to Get that HIT Job
Phyllis Parker, Executive Director,  Center for Health Information Technology, Georgia State University.
Ms. Parker is an executive with strategic and operations management experience with a primary focus on
turn-around initiatives for the healthcare industry.

6:00 - 7:00 PM: “How to Conduct a Job Search”   
-Speaker TBA

Resume Workshops (Concurrent)

1.The Art of Networking 
     Robert Poole, Emory Continuing Education
     1:30 - 2:00 PM / 3:30 - 4:00 PM

2.Healthcare Terminology - the ABCs of Healthcare Acronyms
   Chris Watson, Partner, in90 Group
   1:30 - 2:00 PM / 3:30 - 4:00 PM

3.Building Your Leadership Profile
   Sweta Sneha, Professor, Kennesaw State University
   2:30 - 3:30 PM / 4:00 - 5:00 PM

4.The Role of Networking Professional Associations in Career Advancement 
    Shawn McBride, Vice President, First Citizens Commercial Lending
    2:30 - 3:30 PM / 4:00 - 5:00 PM

5. How to Conduct a Job Search
     -Speaker TBA

DATE/TIME:

Tuesday, Feb 13, 2018 12:00 PM to
Tuesday, Feb 13, 2018 8:00 PM

LOCATION:

3348 Peachtree Rd NE Fl 6
Atlanta, GA 30326-1067 US
3348 Peachtree Rd NE Fl 6
Atlanta, GA 30326-1067
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