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Laura Young

healthConnect Alaska
Executive Director
Laura Young is an information technology expert with over 25 years working within the IT industry with a focus on government, non-profit, education, and healthcare. She is currently the Executive Director for healtheConnect Alaska. She has degrees in Information Technology and Health Services Management. Laura has been a leader in the healthcare IT sector for over 10 years with a specific focus on Clinical IT and HIE systems. Laura previously worked as an IT Director at Banner Health where she managed their private HIE and their ambulatory EHR as well as several acute clinical IT systems. She joined Behavioral Health Network of Arizona (BHINAZ) in January 2013 and spent almost 4 years as the Executive Director, becoming a Subject Matter Expert (SME) on HIE, Interoperability and 42 CFR Part 2. Nationally, she is involved in a number of HIE and behavioral health interoperability efforts. Most recently, she served nationally as the Vice-Chair of the HIMSS Interoperability & Health Information Exchange Community, as well as the eHealth Initiatives Connecting Communities Workgroup. She also is the past president of the board of the Arizona HIMSS Chapter.

My Speakers Sessions

Monday, December 7

1:00pm PST