2023 DFW HIMA Fall Workshop

December 1, 2023

Dallas College (Brookhaven Campus)
Farmers Branch, TX


Friday, December 1, 2023

8:00 am  – 4:15 pm

CEUs: 6.0

8:00 am - 8:30 am

Registration Check-In and Breakfast

8:30 am - 9:30 am

MT Leveraging the Power of Workflow & Analytics to Battle Staffing Shortages and the Transition to Value-Based Care

Matt Turner
National Account Manager
Dolbey Systems, INC.

1.0 – Informatics, Analytics, and Data Use

9:30 am - 11:00 am

Well Being in Healthcare at the Individual, Team and System Level: What You Can Do to Improve Self-Care and Support Those Around You

Jessica George, Ph.D
Stacey R. Merlin, MS, MA, CCTP, BCC
Katie Sardone, PhD, PMH-C
Parkland Health & Hospital System

1.5 – Evolving Topics

11:00 am - 11:30 am


11:30 am - 12:30 pm

HIPAA/Patient Privacy and Release of Information (ROI)

Stephanie Lavoie
VP of Operations
Crystal Chambers, RHIA
Director Data Integrity and Analytics

Texas Health Resources

1.0 – Information Protection, Access, Disclosure, Archival, Privacy and Security

12:30 pm - 1:00 pm


1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Emotionally Intelligent Communication

Stevie Dawn Carter, PHD

1.0 – Evolving Topics

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

TxHIMA Update

Michelle Millen, MSCPM, RHIA

0.5 – Evolving Topics

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm


3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Implementing a CDI Program/Best Practices for Success

Brandon Vielman, CCS, CDIP, COC, CPC
Children’s Health

1.0 – Revenue Cycle Management

4:15 pm

Workshop Ends

Grand Prize Announced – Must be present to win.

Workshop Exhibitors

Thank you to our Exhibitors!


Dallas College (Brookhaven Campus)

3939 Valley View Ln
Building H, Room 125
Farmers Branch, TX  75244


DFW HIMA Member$85.00
Group Registration (3 or More)$70.00



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