CliniComp, Intl. President Alan Portela to Chair IQPC’s EHR Summit

--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CliniComp, Intl.:



Alan Portela, president of CliniComp Intl., a global provider of mission critical clinical documentation systems, will chair the International Quality and Productivity Center (IQPC) Electronic Health Records Summit. Portela will give daily opening and closing remarks each day during the two-day event, which is designed to help hospitals and health systems develop strategies to meet “meaningful use” of certified EHRs under the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (ARRA).




The EHR Summit offers attendees an exclusive opportunity to network and learn what leading healthcare provider organizations are doing to ensure their EHR investment is successful and meets federally mandated 2011, 2013 and 2015 meaningful use objectives. It will feature more than 18 interactive educational sessions. Presentation topics, which will include use of best-of-suite and other IT approaches to design EHRs that comply with meaningful use requirements need-to-know updates on meaningful use, ARRA stimulus funding, certification and HITECH and HIPAA policies, will enable participants to create and optimize their own internal ARRA strategy.

The conference agenda is available at: Founded in 1973, IQPC’s mission is to deliver the highest possible quality of conferences targeting businesses in more than 15 industries including healthcare and technology.



June 22, 8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.; June 23, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.



The Blackstone, A Renaissance Hotel
636 South Michigan Ave
Chicago, Illinois 60605 USA




CIOs; chief medical officers; chief medical informatics officers; health IT program directors; health IT research and development directors; health services managers; general counsel; and compliance officers




Alan Portela, president, CliniComp, Intl.


Jodi Amendola for CliniComp, Intl.; 480-664-8412, ext. 11

San Diego-based CliniComp, Intl. was founded in 1983 by Chairman and CEO Chris Haudenschild. CliniComp is a global provider of enterprise clinical documentation systems proven to improve the efficiency and safety of health care providers’ highest-acuity workflows. The Essentris® EMR™ suite is the inpatient documentation solution for the U.S. Military Health System and has supported patient care at leading health care systems such as VA North Texas Health Care System, UCLA Health System, and Tenet Healthcare throughout the country for over 26 years. For more information, call 800.350.8202, visit, follow us on Twitter at and find us on Facebook at


for CliniComp, Intl.
Jodi Amendola, 480-664-8412, ext. 11

KEYWORDS:   United States  North America  California  Illinois

INDUSTRY KEYWORDS:   Technology  Data Management  Software  Practice Management  Health  Hospitals