Visit Our 2016-2017 Sponsors

HIMSS Southern California Chapter would like to thank all our Chapter Sponsors for their generous support. Sponsors help underwrite our events keeping member attendance costs low. Thanks to those that have already renewed for the 2015/2016 year.  If you are interested in renewing or becoming a new sponsor this year, please pay your annual HIMSS Southern California Sponsorship fee by selecting the following link: Pay Securely Online


Elite Level Annual Sponsors
 

DynTek Services, Inc., headquartered in Newport Beach, Calif.,  provides professional IT consulting services, end-to-end IT solutions, managed IT services and IT product sales to healthcare institutions nationwide. We hold top medallion-level partnerships across a broad range of industry-leading technology manufacturers, including Cisco, Citrix, Microsoft, Intel Security and many more. This means we have an unrivaled cross-section of technical expertise and real-world deployment experience, as well as competitive pricing on the technologies you need most.
Whether it’s developing comprehensive security controls or modernizing your network infrastructure, DynTek has experience in all stages of healthcare IT from purchasing to implementation. We know that when new technology is implemented in a healthcare setting, it needs to work correctly right out of the gate. Our deep industry partnerships, technical acumen and thorough experience in the healthcare space give us the tools we need to get your healthcare IT solutions done right the first time.  Moreover, we help hospitals and other healthcare institutions strengthen data protection, streamline backup and recovery, and manage data more effectively – all with key compliance initiatives such as HIPAA in check.

As a leader of imaging informatics, Fujifilm Healthcare is revolutionizing the capture, transmission, storage, management, accessibility and visualization of clinical images and data.  Fujifilm Healthcare's innovations in digital image visualization leverage today's most advanced network, server and storage architecture to meet the new requirements of healthcare IT.  Secure access to and the protection of the complete patient imaging record are critical to all healthcare organizations.

The Synapse Enterprise Imaging solution - including technologies like Vendor Neutral Archive, PACS, RIS and Enterprise Viewer - was designed for true imaging interoperability. It provides secure, easy to manage storage and access to the complete patient imaging record, and links all healthcare IT systems across diagnostic departments, providing secure individual physician access when they need and where they need it.

Imprivata® is a leading provider of authentication, access management, and secure communications solutions for the healthcare industry. Imprivata’s solutions help more than 2.6 million care providers at more than 1,000 healthcare organizations worldwide quickly and securely access clinical applications to improve productivity for better focus on patient care. Imprivata OneSign®, named the single sign-on (SSO) category leader by KLAS in 2012 and 2013, offers SSO and authentication management to deliver fast, secure No Click Access® to clinical applications, patient records and virtual desktops. Imprivata Cortext® is a secure communication platform that enables multi-site communication across hospitals, clinics, ACOs and other facilities to improve care coordination and eliminate inefficiencies caused by pagers and other outdated technologies.

Infinite Computer Solutions Ltd. provides IT based business process solutions, next-gen mobility solutions and product engineering services, specializing in the Healthcare, Banking & Finance, Telecommunications & Technology and Media & Publishing industries, for Fortune 1000 companies. Their solutions build on proprietary industrial frameworks that significantly reduce work effort and cost while providing faster go-to-market speeds and nimble responses to market dynamics, a solution they call Platformization™. Infinite has over 6,000 employees and 8 global delivery centers.

Logicalis Healthcare Solutions offers strategic consulting, mobile access, medical imaging, data analytics, telehealth & highly available, secure infrastructure from our skilled service professionals and world class partners.  We've worked with leading health systems to achieve quality patient care, meet regulatory requirements, and gain efficiency for over 15 years.   Logicalis is an international IT solutions and managed services provider with a breadth of knowledge and expertise in communications and collaboration; data center and cloud services; and managed services.  

LRS is a leading provider of print and output management software. Our solutions manage documents from all leading EMR applications and provide users proactive monitoring of output errors or successful document delivery. The LRS output management solution offers flexible API integration to EMRs, Virtual Desktop (VDI) environments, and secure-authentication print devices to improve document security and availability while reducing print-related cost.

 Nutanix delivers an enterprise cloud platform that natively converges compute, virtualization and storage into a resilient, software-defined solution with rich machine intelligence. The world’s most advanced enterprise datacenters rely on Nutanix technology to power their mission-critical workloads at any scale.

  • Accelerate new and modernize existing EHR and PACS deployments without IT infrastructure complexity
  • Maintain mission-critical levels of availability using Nutanix resiliency and data protection features
  • Start small and linearly scale, while maintain management simplicity and efficiency
  • Control and lower capital and operational expense by 50% without compromising availability or scalability

Okta is the leading independent provider of identity for the enterprise. The Okta Identity Cloud connects and protects employees of many of the world's largest enterprises. It also securely connects enterprises to their partners, suppliers and customers. With deep integrations to over 5,000 apps, the Okta Identity Cloud enables simple and secure access from any device. Thousands of customers, including Experian, 20th Century Fox, LinkedIn, Flex, News Corp, Dish Networks, and Adobe trust Okta to work faster, boost revenue and stay secure. Okta helps customers fulfill their missions faster by making it safe and easy to use the technologies they need to do their most significant work.

Optimum Healthcare IT is a nationwide full-service consulting firm, focused on providing quality, experienced resources and consulting services at competitive rates.  Our solutions include Advisory, Security, EHR Deployment, Training and Go-Live, Optimization and Managed Services.
Optimum Healthcare IT consistently provides superior consulting services within the Healthcare Industry. We do this by bringing the most proficient business and clinical consultants in the industry together to identify our clients’ issues, and to work with them to explore the right solutions to fit their organizations goals. We combine people, processes, and technology to ensure your success.
Optimum Healthcare IT provides small-business flexibility with large-business stability, but without the extraordinary costs.
Our commitment is to help improve healthcare delivery by providing world-class patient centered management solutions. Our mission is simple: With passion and Integrity, partner with healthcare communities to make a positive impact in people’s lives and advance the healthcare experience. 

Oxford delivers technology expertise to support digital transformations and process improvements though EMR systems and additional healthcare IT projects. 

We support the entire implementation cycle, from planning and assessment through optimization, upgrades, and legacy support. Together we find the right solution. Then we deliver the right industry expertise to ensure success. 

Palo Alto Networks is the next-generation security company maintaining trust in the digital age by helping tens of thousands of organizations worldwide prevent cyber breaches. With our deep cybersecurity expertise, commitment to innovation, and game-changing Next-Generation Security Platform, customers can confidently pursue a digital-first strategy and embark on new technology initiatives, such as cloud and mobility. This kind of thinking and know-how helps customer organizations grow their business and empower employees all while maintaining complete visibility and the control needed to protect their critical control systems and most valued data assets.
Our platform was built from the ground up for breach prevention, with threat information shared across security functions system-wide, and designed to operate in increasingly mobile, modern networks. By combining network, cloud and endpoint security with advanced threat intelligence in a natively integrated security platform, we safely enable all applications and deliver highly automated, preventive protection against cyberthreats at all stages in the attack lifecycle without compromising performance. Customers benefit from superior security to what legacy or point products provide and realize a better total cost of ownership.

PatientSafe Solutions is leading the way in clinical mobility solutions for healthcare. PatientSafe delivers measurable safety and quality improvements through a mobile platform that extends an organization’s EHR, clinical, and communication infrastructure and fits seamlessly into care team workflows. PatientTouch® simplifies care team collaboration by consolidating text, talk, alerts, EMR data, clinical workflows and customizable care interventions, all in one mobile app, on any device, to eliminate harm, reduce waste, and improve productivity. For more than a decade, PatientTouch has helped clinicians both in and outside the hospital streamline care delivery, increase quality and lower costs. 

Protiviti provides information security consulting and internal audit services across a variety of industries, with a particular focus on healthcare. Through our consulting services, we help healthcare leaders identify, assess, and prioritize the various information security risks they are facing, as well as assist them in building right-sized security, privacy, and HIPAA/PCI compliance programs. With our internal audit services, we help internal audit departments execute specialized information security audits across the risk landscape, including mobile device security, HIPAA/PCI compliance, privacy, vulnerability management, and cloud security.

Ricoh Healthcare provides value to our clients through a diverse portfolio of products and services to enhance the patient, provider and staff experience. Our solutions improve administrative efficiency, enhance security and compliance of PHI, and allow for streamlining and connecting the many pillars of information throughout the healthcare organization. We partner with our clients to improve:

  • Unstructured data management
  • Interoperable communications
  • Information accessibility and mobility
  • Regulatory compliance and PHI management
  • Business process outsourcing 
  • Process and workflow optimization

We are Sunesys, a dynamic, forward-thinking telecommunications services and dark fiber provider. We bring effective and cost-efficient solutions to a variety of reputable institutions from coast-to-coast, building infrastructure and connecting your network solution needs and goals. Our parent company,Quanta Services, Inc. (NYSE: PWR) is a leading specialized contracting services company, delivering infrastructure network solutions for the electric power, natural gas, telecommunications and cable television industries. Quanta Services, Inc. has operations in all 50 states and Canada.

University of San Diego’s online M.S. in Health Care Informatics program is specifically designed to create industry leaders. The 20-month program provides an intensive curriculum that exposes students to MBA-type courses in topics critical to health informatics, such as financial management, strategic planning and leadership, in addition to technical and programmatic coursework in systems analysis and design, data hygiene/cyber security and delivery systems management. Students focus on one course at a time in a flexible online learning environment that is tailored to fit the schedules and learning requirements of working professionals.

  • 31 unit program can be completed in less than 2 years
  • Accredited, top-ranked university
  • All coursework completed online
  • No GRE required

Varonis is a leading provider of software solutions that protect data from insider threats and cyberattacks. Varonis allows organizations to analyze, secure, manage, and migrate their volumes of unstructured data, which often contain an enterprise’s financial information, product plans, strategic initiatives, intellectual property, and confidential employee, customer or patient records.


Premier Level Annual Sponsors
 

314e is a full-service healthcare information technology firm. Our sole focus is healthcare IT, putting us among a niche group of experts that can help the healthcare industry move successfully in this dynamic market. We provide a spectrum of IT services to the entire healthcare value chain from producers, purchasers, providers to payers. We strive to think outside of the box to create innovative solutions for you. We are proud to assist healthcare organizations provide the best care to the communities they serve.

 

Coalfire is the global leader in cyber risk management and compliance services for mid-market and enterprise healthcare organizations – covered entities and business associates. We are renowned for our expert, technical expertise and unbiased assessments and recommendations. Our clients consider us a trusted advisor that helps them achieve long-term cyber risk objectives.

CoverMyMeds is the nation's largest electronic prior authorization (ePA) solution. Their technology is integrated at nearly 48,000 pharmacy locations and in more than 500 EHRs for all health plans and any drug. The HIPAA-compliant solution allows you to initiate prior authorization (PA) requests at the point of prescribing.  More than 600,000 prescribers currently use CoverMyMeds to help patients get the medication they need to live healthy lives. 

Digital Guardian is a next generation data protection platform purpose built to stop data theft. Digital Guardian’s unique data awareness and visibility, combined with behavioral threat detection and response, enables organizations to protect sensitive data without slowing the pace of their business.
Digital Guardian’s unique data awareness and transformative endpoint visibility, combined with network security, behavioral threat detection and response, and cloud data protection secures organizations’ sensitive data by enabling a data centric security strategy. The company’s flagship product, the Digital Guardian Data Protection Platform, is purpose built to stop data theft and performs across the network, traditional endpoints, mobile devices and cloud applications to make it easier to see and stop all threats to sensitive data. This platform is recognized as a leader in the 2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Data Loss Prevention.
For more than 10 years, Digital Guardian has enabled data-rich organizations to protect their most valuable assets with an on premises deployment or an outsourced managed security program (MSP). The company operates in more than 60 countries while servicing seven of the top ten global patent holders and seven of the ten largest global automobile manufacturers are customers.

Dimension Data uses the power of technology to help organizations achieve great things in the digital era. As a member of the NTT Group, we accelerate our clients’ ambitions through digital infrastructure, hybrid cloud, workspaces for tomorrow, and cybersecurity.

FireEye, a leader in providing cyber security solutions, protects the most valuable assets in the world from those who have them in their sights. Our combination of technology, intelligence, and expertise  reinforced with the most aggressive incident response team helps eliminate the impact of security breaches.
We find and stop attackers at every stage of an incursion. With FireEye, you’ll detect cyber attacks as they happen, understand the risk they pose to your most valued assets, and have the resources to quickly respond and resolve security incidents.

The most important IT decision you will ever make is who do you trust when your systems fail you. When the servers are down and the company reputation is on the line or when you have a security breach that can threaten to put you out of business, you know…those moments that make your blood pressure go through the roof. Having a trusted partner that can anticipate those moments, help you prepare for them and be there for you when they happen is truly priceless.
At Intricare, we have built trusted partnerships with IT organizations large and small to help them thrive when things go wrong. Don’t wait until the disaster happens, give us a call for a free consultation.

 Fortified Health Solutions blends deep Cybersecurity expertise with a strong knowledge of healthcare IT, to assist covered entities and business associates alike with meeting both regulatory and Meaningful Use requirements. We provide a full suite of IT Security services and solutions to help organizations protect their data, and improve their overall security posture. Our Managed Service approach provides our clients with a true partner experience, and we point to our 100% audit pass rate, and 99 % client renewal rate as a testament to that model. Weather in need of a Risk Analysis, Vulnerability Threat Management, SIEM, Penetration Testing, Virtual Information Security Officer Services, or one of our many endpoint solutions Fortified Health Solutions provides an end to end service to ensure your most valuable assets are protected. Our security program scales from small organizations to major health systems, and assists with building a custom, comprehensive, security and risk management program that has proven, national success.

TVR Communications provides pCare™ Interactive Patient Systems and related services to millions of patients and hundreds of leading hospitals and health systems. For over 65 years, TVR Communications has helped healthcare providers improve the patient experience and achieve sustainable improvements in patient satisfaction and quality of care. pCare Interactive Patient Systems are rated Category Leader, Interactive Patient Systems in the 2015/2016 Best in KLAS: Software & Services report. 


Event Sponsors
 
From clinics to hospital systems, Avaya can help you deliver connected patient experiences at every stage of the patient care cycle. Our integrated solutions for mobility, collaboration, telemedicine, contact center, and networking can enable you to streamline workflows, enhance clinical productivity, maintain data and network security, and improve patient satisfaction.
 
Spectrum Enterprise, a division of Charter Communications, is a national provider of scalable, fiber-based technology solutions serving many of America's largest businesses and communications service providers. The broad Spectrum Enterprise portfolio includes Internet access, Ethernet access and networks, Voice and TV solutions extending to Managed IT solutions, including Application, Cloud Infrastructure and Managed Hosting Services offered by its affiliate, Navisite. Our industry-leading team of experts works closely with clients to achieve greater business success by providing these right-fit solutions designed to meet their evolving needs. For more information, visit enterprise.spectrum.com.
 

Cloudera, the leader in Apache Hadoop-based software and services, enables data driven enterprises to easily derive business value from all their data. Cloudera's Distribution Including Apache Hadoop (CDH) – www.cloudera.com/downloads – is the most comprehensive and widely deployed Hadoop distribution. To quickly, reliably use this open source technology in production, organizations subscribe to Cloudera Enterprise, comprised of Cloudera Support and software including Cloudera Management Suite. Cloudera also offers consulting services, training and certification. As the top contributor to the Apache community and tens of thousands of nodes under management, Cloudera's sharing of expertise is unrivaled.

Our cloud-based clinical documentation solutions connect workflows for efficient and accurate speech recognition, medical transcription, CDI, and coding. We facilitate physician-patient relationships by making it easy for doctors to capture the patient story, and by delivering information when it is needed most – at the point of care.

Proofpoint

 

Since creating the first laptop case more than 30 years ago, Targus has been a leader in the mobile computing accessories category, creating a market around enabling mobile business professionals and earning the trust of many of the world’s largest corporations.

Our understanding of evolving business needs and emerging technologies combined with our quality standards continues to advance the category with innovative, productivity-boosting solutions that enable an ever-changing workforce to perform at their best – anytime, anywhere.

Please visit the Targus exhibit during the HIMSS Southern California event to see our robust and comprehensive “protect and connect” product portfolio.  This includes award winning backpacks, briefcases, rollers, tablet cases, universal docking stations, locks, privacy screens, and many other mobile computing accessories like keyboards, universal power adapters, presenters, mice, and hubs. 

Have you ever wondered how your salary compares to your peers? T2 Technology Group is a Southern California based firm, providing management advisory services and technology consulting expertise to healthcare executives and IT leadership. Because we have no financial interest in vendor selection, our consulting services focus entirely on strategic and operational value. We serve as advocates for our Clients and approach each project without bias; just solid, proven expertise in the healthcare services industry. Moreover, our strong negotiating skills have saved our Clients millions of dollars. Our depth and breadth of knowledge in both technology and talent will increase an organization’s operational efficiency and ensure the delivery of the highest quality patient care. In the healthcare services industry, T2’s effective project management methodology and industry expertise contribute to our notable success rate. We have a keen understanding of the challenges – both politically and technically – that often become obstacles in completing a project and we know how to succeed in spite of them.

Tevora is a management consulting company focused on helping healthcare organizations and business associates protect patient data, navigate complicated regulatory environments, minimize risk, and prepare for and respond to security incidents. Our services include:

  • HITRUST Validation for Certification and Consulting
  • HIPAA audits and Risk Assessments for Business Associates and Covered Entities
  • Breach Assessments and Incident Response Support
  • Penetration Testing and Red Teaming
  • Governance and Policy Development
  • Security Awareness Training
  • Audit and consulting services for other leading compliance frameworks including PCI/ISO/NIST/SOC etc.

Zones helps manage your entire IT infrastructure more efficiently from data center to the desktop. With a dedicated healthcare team supported by healthcare technology experts and a nationwide team of systems engineers and solution architects, Zones helps you use information technology to ensure a higher quality of care across your entire organization. Zones also is a certified minority business enterprise, ready to help you leverage our expertise in diversity spend initiatives to your advantage.

 

Innovation Lab Sponsors
 

AgileConsent is a Mobile-Ready Consent Platform in the Cloud. It is an end-to-end electronic signature solution replacing paper consent forms in a simple, quick and engaging manner. AgileConsent integrates with EMRs using APIs to speed up generating consents from OR and provider schedules. The platform supports multiple templates out-of-the-box such as surgery procedures, blood, and anesthesia. The consent forms then can be signed on desktops and tablets, inside or outside the EMR for the completed forms to be loaded automatically into patient charts.

Commvault is a leading provider of data protection and information management solutions, helping healthcare organizations worldwide handle massive volumes of data, meet compliance requirements and deliver quality patient care. Through its single integrated platform, Commvault provides healthcare organizations with enterprise data protection, enabling them to scale infrastructure easily and cost-effectively while maintaining the security and privacy of patient information Commvault Software includes data encryption capabilities, enabling healthcare providers to meet the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act and other patient data privacy compliance requirements.

More than 2,000 healthcare customers depend on Commvault to manage and protect their critical business and clinical data. Visit Commvault.com/healthcare to learn more.

ExtraHop is a stream analytics platform that provides the fastest, richest, most complete visibility into all activity in your IT infrastructure. The ExtraHop platform turns unstructured network data into structured wire data, and runs real-time analytics on it, so you get critical information the instant you need it. The ExtraHop platform gives visibility into your whole environment, so you can see and fix problems before they affect customers, and proactively improve your performance even in the face of limited resources and explosive growth.

Jvion delivers a Cognitive Clinical Success Machine that serves as a high-performance appliance for providers and the healthcare community. It activates recommendations that help healthcare providers who need ultradefinition patient-level predictions, prioritizations, interventions, and suggestions produced with unmatched speed, clinical applicability, and verity. The machine delivers the action-level recommendations that will best reduce the likelihood of an adverse event. This capability is enabled by a cognitive engine driven by horsepower that is based on more than a quadrillion clinical and non-clinical considerations and thousands of data elements. The machine’s thousands of self-learning Eigen spheres are applied to this data for each patient in real time to help hundreds of hospitals across the nation reduce target illnesses and diseases. Jvion’s Cognitive Clinical Success Machine includes broad clinical application vectors that, when applied to specific patients, deliver individualized prioritizations, interventions, and suggestions within two weeks.


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