2023 HIT Conference

The Future of Healthcare Interoperability

This year’s HIT Conference is a milestone. As we celebrate UHIN’s 30th year as leaders in interoperability, we also look to the future. We come together on October 18th to envision our future: from claims management to data-driven mental health, and from billing excellence to actionable data analysis for health equity – plus much more.

HIT 2023 Recap

Conference Details

Conference Center at Miller Campus

9750 S 300 W, Sandy, UT 84070

Wednesday, October 18, 2023

8 am – 4 pm MT

Registration begins at 8 am

Welcome Keynote begins at 9 am

Keynote Speakers

Morning Keynote Speaker

Angela C. Dunn, MD, MPH
Executive Director, Salt Lake County Health Department

Prior to becoming Executive Director of Salt Lake County Health Department, Dr. Angela C. Dunn served as state epidemiologist for the Utah Department of Health and as an epidemic intelligence service officer for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, where she responded to the 2014–2016 Ebola epidemic in West Africa, as well as several infectious disease outbreaks in Utah including measles, hepatitis C, and campylobacter.

Afternoon Keynote Speaker

Joy Rios, MBA
Founder and CEO of the “HIT Like a Girl” podcast

Joy Rios, MBA is a preeminent Health IT strategist and an established subject matter expert in value-based care payment models. As the founder and CEO of the “HIT Like a Girl” podcast, she amplifies diverse voices, fostering innovation and connection within the healthcare industry. Her groundbreaking “RoadtoHLTH” journey further underscores her commitment to enhancing healthcare interoperability. With an unwavering passion for merging health, technology, and meaningful dialogue, Joy’s insights inspire both industry veterans and newcomers alike. Her visionary leadership and in-depth knowledge position her at the forefront of healthcare’s rapidly evolving landscape.

Session Speakers

Betsy Baker

Transformation Leader, Amazon Web Services

Tyler Blauer

Research Director, KLAS

Caitlyn Brooksby

VP of Marketing, Canary Speech

Joy Cone

Joy Cone

Application Support Analyst, UHIN

Dr. Navina Forsythe

Chief Data Officer, UHIN

Sara Hallvik

Vice President, Data Solutions at Comagine Health

Charlene Frail-McGeever

Credentialing Manager, University of Utah Health Plans

Jared Jeffery, MBA

Founder, healthKERI

Boyd Kreeck

Senior Business Analyst, UHIN

Lacey Law

Applications Support Analyst, UHIN

Michelle Litchman

Director of the Intensive Diabetes Education and Support (IDEAS), University of Utah Health

Laura Marquez

Senior Director of Digital Transformation, University of Utah Health

Tom Merrill

Principal and Founder, Redstone

Viet Nguyen, MD

Chief Standards Implementation Officer, HL7 International

Len Novilla

Professor, Brigham Young University (BYU)

Chuck Sharp

Founder, Shoreline

Samuel Smith, Ph.D

Chief Architect, healthKERI

Michelle Suitor, MSHI, CPC, PSPO I

Director Clinical Health Information Exchange, UHIN

Erin Swaidner

Provider Outreach and Education Representative, Noridian Healthcare Solutions, a Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC)

Dr. Victoria Tiase

Strategic Director for Digital Health and Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics, University of Utah

Jaime Wissler

Executive Director, One Utah Health Collaborative



Gold Sponsors

Molina Healthcare
SelectHealth logo

Silver Sponsors

DMBA logo
EMI logo
Rhapsody logo
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