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AWS for Healthcare at HIMSS24 Event

Better data. Better insights. Better outcomes.

The AWS for Healthcare team is heading to Orlando for the upcoming HIMSS Global Health Conference & Exhibition, March 11-15. In alignment with the event theme, “creating tomorrow’s health,” the AWS for Healthcare team will showcase our commitment to helping healthcare organizations generate better insights and better outcomes by leveraging their data alongside innovations like generative AI, ambient listening, multi-modal and multi-omic analyses, and remote care.

From private meetings, to our cloud training center, to our booth theater (AWS booth 1561- South Hall), our team of healthcare experts will be on-site to help you as you “create tomorrow’s health” with AWS. Explore how technology can power faster decision making, speed time to research discoveries, improve patient outcomes, impact workforce satisfaction, and improve overall business operations.

Schedule a Private Meeting
Our AWS Healthcare experts and account representatives will be on-site and ready to meet. To reserve a private meeting time, please complete this form.

AWS Healthcare leaders speaking at HIMSS24

AWS Healthcare leaders will be taking the stage at HIMSS:

CxO Spotlight: Making Data Actionable to Advance More Equitable Clinical and Community Intervention  Tuesday, March 12 • 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Eastern Time | Location: W304E

Speaker/moderator: Abdul Shaikh, Global Lead Population Health, AWS




CxO Spotlight: Al and the Proliferation of Intelligent and Predictive Technology (sponsored by Philips)
Monday, March 11 • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM Eastern Time | Location: Hyatt | Regency Ballroom Q

Speaker: Rowland Illing, Chief Medical Officer, AWS



View From the Top: Reimaging Healthcare Delivery with Digital Transformation: Optimizing Costs, Experiences, and Outcome Wednesday, March 13 • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Eastern Time | Location: W224E

Speaker/moderator: Angela Shippy, Physician Executive, AWS




Views From The Top: The Future of AI in Healthcare: Challenges, Collaborations, and Innovations| Wednesday, March 13 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM Eastern Time| Location: W224E

Speaker: Bratin Saha, VP Machine Learning, AWS




Industry Solutions Speaking Session with AWSMP – Healthcare innovation: Shaping the future with data Wednesday, 3/13/2024 | 11:30AM – 12:30PM Eastern Time | Room: 208C


Speaker: Josh Weatherly, Director Channel Strategy, AWS







HIMSS Connect Booth Presentation (Theater A): Digital Transformation in Canada – 7 Central East Hospitals Share Their INFRAM Insights. Wednesday, March 13 • 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM Eastern Time.  Speaker: Elizabeth Keller, Canada Healthcare Leader, AWS

Experience the latest technology at AWS Booth #1561:

Join us at the AWS booth 1561- South Hall and see the latest generative AI healthcare demos, and learn how AWS and AWS Partners are helping healthcare organizations leverage their data to drive insights and create better patient and clinician experiences.

Generative AI on AWS
From matching patients to the right clinical trials, to powering patient engagement applications, AWS makes it easier to build and scale generative AI across your organization. Amazon Bedrock offers you the a choice of high-performing foundation models (FMs) from leading AI companies like AI21 Labs, Anthropic, Cohere, Meta, Stability AI, and Amazon via a single API, along with a broad set of capabilities you need to build generative AI applications with security, privacy, and responsible AI.

Explore demos like AI-powered patient engagement guides, value-based quality measures guides, and population health guides that produce holistic patient-level views to drive better outcomes.

Explore AWS Partner offerings in generative AI including:

    • Pieces Technologies – Clinical generative AI-powered Inpatient Solution that provides clinical summarization of charts and drafts clinical notes, using AWS Bedrock and AWS HealthScribe.
    • HOPPR –  Featuring their new foundation model, Grace, built on AWS, that generates diagnostic, clinical, and operational insights from medical imaging data.
    • DeepScribe – showcasing their Ambient AI solution that transforms patient conversations into custom clinical notes.

Clinical Systems on AWS
See how to quickly and securely migrate mission-critical workloads with Landing Zone Accelerator on AWS and achieve sub-second image retrieval in the cloud with AWS HealthImaging.

Explore AWS Partner offerings including:

    • NetSmart- MyAvatar NX EHR solution, purpose-built on AWS to increase uptime, resilience, and capacity for innovation.
    • Dedalus- Command Center on AWS to optimize clinical and operational data resources, including patient workflow and hospital resource utilization.
    • Konica Minolta- Cloud based Exa Platform, which utilizes AWS HealthImaging and offers a complete radiology suite, with PACS, Enterprise Imaging, RIS, and billing.

Data Interoperability & Data Integration
Discover how to integrate disparate data sources with AWS HealthLake, enhance health data interoperability with AWS HealthLake FHIR APIs, and analyze multi-modal data with AWS HealthOmics.

Explore AWS Partner offerings including:

    • Infor- Electronic Clinical Quality Measures (eCQM) solution built on Infor’s FHIR on Ramp and AWS HealthLake.
    • Cognizant- Trizetto Facets on AWS, a next-generation solution that integrates consumer, care, claims, and revenue management in a flexible platform.

Patient and Clinician Experience
Explore ways to enhance care team efficiency with AWS HealthImaging, automatically generate clinical notes with AWS HealthScribe, and create better patient experiences with intelligent call centers using Amazon Connect.

Explore AWS Partner offerings including:

    • Pariveda- Ambient-listening solution using AWS HealthScribe to increase clinician productivity while protecting patient privacy.
    • Mach7- eUnity enterprise viewer, with AWS HealthImaging, to make imaging data accessible across care teams, from Emergency Department staff to ordering physicians and radiologists.
    • Stel- Showcasing vitals peripherals devices (thermometers, BP, scale, etc) that seamlessly connect to Stel’s Vitals Hub and transmit data over cellular to EHR or preferred care platforms.

Alexa Smart Properties for Healthcare
Showing how voice-driven experiences can improve patient comfort and satisfaction while reducing the burden on your care team and freeing them to focus more on delivering quality care.

Drop in and learn more

Ask an Amazonian : Have a specific question or looking to start your cloud journey? Drop by the Ask an Amazonian desk in the center of the AWS booth during Expo hours to talk with us, or Request a meeting to speak with one of our experts during the show.

AWS Training Center : Visit our training center to learn how you can engage your employees and accelerate their foundational cloud skills with game-based learning programs like Industry Quest for Healthcare. And try your hand at AWS Card Clash, a virtual game that uses strategic gameplay to explore the building blocks of AWS Cloud architecture and design.

Schedule a private meeting

Ready to meet with an AWS Healthcare expert or account representative? Request a private meeting time here!

AWS In-Booth Theater

The AWS in-booth theater will offer 40+ sessions led by AWS subject matter experts and AWS Partners to explore exciting uses of cloud in healthcare. Sessions will run from Tuesday March 12th at 10:00 AM through Thursday March 14th at 4:00 PM.

AWS presentations include:

  1. How to securely scale generative AI and drive real value for your organization
  2. Security in the age of generative AI
  3. Beyond the bottom line: the economics of cloud for healthcare
  4. What cloud-native technology means for the future of medical imaging
  5. Enhance secure data sharing and improve health data interoperability with a modern transactional FHIR server
  6. Own your cloud: up-skill your team with Industry Quest for Healthcare

AWS Partner presentations will present real-world examples of health innovations using AWS across EHR, virtual care, interoperability, population health, generative AI, cloud economics, security and resiliency, and more.

Thursday March 14th, 1:00 – 3:00 PM, The Female Quotient will be hosting its Equality Lounge®  in the AWS theater. Join us for transformative conversations featuring female leaders in the health tech space. Topics include how to enrich the HealthTech pipeline with more women, why motivation is the key to hybrid work, and the unexpected qualities that make great leaders.



We look forward to seeing you in Orlando to help you design your own comprehensive data strategy that incorporates all forms of health data from multi-modal and multi-omic data to social determinants of health data to enable better, more accessible care for all.

Learn more about AWS for Healthcare and Life Sciences:

Full AWS In-Booth Theater Presentation Schedule:

Tuesday March 12th, 2024
Time Topic Presented by
10:00-10:30am Data quality on autopilot Rhapsody
10:30-11:00am Enterprise imaging in the cloud Philips
11:00-11-30am Using FHIR with real-time authorization & electronic clinical quality measures Infor
11:30-12:00pm Key considerations for moving your imaging environment to the cloud Fujifilm USA
12:00-12:30pm Fill your OMOP repository with EHR data, no coding required InterSystems
12:30-1:00pm Security in the age of generative AI Amazon Web Services
1:00-1:30pm EHR on AWS: Stories from the front lines Deloitte
1:30-2:00pm Build a data foundation for healthcare transformation with AWS &  Redox Redox
2:00-2:30pm How Froedtert & the Medical Center of Wisconsin transformed  patient experiences with Collibra Collibra
2:30-3:00pm Improving UM efficacy with Cognizant’s TriZetto & generative AI on AWS Cognizant
3:00-3:30pm Putting the patient at the center of care Apollo Enterprise Imaging
3:30-4:00pm Empowering patient care beyond the hospital with AWS HealthLake Hospital Sírio Libanês
4:00-4:30pm LCMC Health: How moving to the cloud enhanced EHR resiliency & patient care Sapphire Health
4:30-5:00pm Atropos Health and the future of novel evidence-based medicine Atropos
5:00-5:30pm How Optimum Healthcare IT helped Baptist Memorial move EHR DR to the cloud Optimum Healthcare IT
5:30-6:00pm Securely scale generative AI and drive value for your organization Amazon Web Services
Wednesday March 13th, 2024
Time Topic Presented by
9:30-10:00 am Ambient clinical documentation powered by generative AI 3M Health Information Systems
10:00-10:30am Maximizing the value of AI in health systems Aidoc
10:30-11:00am Fireside chat with Parminder Bhatia, Chief AI Officer at GE HealthCare GE Healthcare
11:00-11-30am Leveraging EMR data with AI to improve clinical efficiency, effectiveness & equity AdaptX
11:30-12:00pm Harnessing an end-to-end imaging data platform for accelerated AI development Flywheel
12:00-12:30pm The promise and peril of AI in healthcare DeepScribe
12:30-1:00pm Own your cloud: Upskill teams with AWS Industry Quest for Healthcare Amazon Web Services
1:00-1:30pm Enabling digital transformation of the EHR with Amazon FSx for NetApp  ONTAP Netapp
1:30-2:00pm How predictive analytics on AWS help Fresenius Medical Care save lives Fresenius Medical Care
2:00-2:30pm Modernizing the medical data movement for a cloud-native world Alara Imaging
2:30-3:00pm Revolutionizing medical imaging with AGFA HealthCare’s web-streaming technology Agfa Healthcare
3:00-3:30pm Addressing imaging DR & ransomware challenges with AWS HealthImaging CitiusTech
3:30-4:00pm The proven architectural elegance of Visage 7 CloudPACS on AWS Visage Imaging
4:00-4:30pm Healthcare data solutions: A 360-degree ecosystem approach Keystone Technologies
4:30-5:00pm Patient personalization at scale Salesforce
5:00-5:30pm Driving health outcomes with Accenture Health Analytics on AWS Accenture
5:30-6:00pm Beyond the bottom line: The economics of cloud for healthcare Amazon Web Services
Thursday March 14th, 2024
Time Topic Presented by
9:30-10:00am What cloud-native technology means for the future of medical imaging Amazon Web Services
10:00-10:30am Leveraging AWS generative AI for mergers and acquisitions activity Labcorp
10:30-11:00am Using AWS Cloud to enable Dedalus dual-EMR strategy Dedalus
11:00-11-30am Enhance data security and interoperability with a modern FHIR server Amazon Web Services
11:30-12:00pm Rapid insights with next-gen data lakehouse architecture Arcadia
12:00-12:30pm TBD
1:00-1:30pm How inspiring women in health tech can lead to better outcomes for all The Female Quotient
1:45-2:15pm New rules of motivation: Inspiring hybrid teams to innovate in tech The Female Quotient
2:30-3:00pm Women leaders’ superpowers in tech and healthcare The Female Quotient
3:00-3:30pm TBD

Kelli Jonakin, Ph.D.

Kelli Jonakin, Ph.D.

Kelli Jonakin is the Worldwide Head of Marketing for Healthcare, Life Sciences, and Genomics Industry verticals at AWS. She comes with a background in pharmaceutical research, with a special focus on development and commercialization of biologics. Kelli received her Ph.D. in Pharmacology and Systems Biology from the University of Colorado, and received an NIH post-doctoral fellowship grant to study Biochemistry at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Jennifer Rouse

Jennifer Rouse

Jennifer Rouse is the Worldwide Head of Healthcare Marketing for AWS. She has held leadership roles in large companies such as IBM and Cisco, as well as two cloud-based startups, and most recently was a global analyst and advisor for Forrester Research/Sirius Decisions. Jennifer has spent much of her career in companies making a difference in traditionally under-served industries, such as public sector. Her experience within public sector has led her to work on many life-changing technology programs within healthcare, public safety, education, and government.