As principal for Kloss Strategic Advisors, Linda Kloss consults, speaks, and writes on information governance, strategy and organization development, and change leadership. She works with businesses and health care organizations on information policy and information asset strategy. In 2011, Kloss was appointed by the Secretary of the US Department of Health and Human Services to serve on the National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics (NCVHS) and currently co-chairs its Privacy, Confidentiality and Security Subcommittee. NCVHS advises the Secretary on national health data policy. Ms. Kloss served as CEO of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) from 1995 to 2010. In 2007 Modern Healthcare named her as one of the top 25 Women in Healthcare. From 2002 – 2007 Kloss was named to Modern Healthcare’s list of the Top 100 people in Healthcare. For the past 30 years, Linda has served in senior leadership roles with companies at the leading edge of healt h care information technology and quality improvement. Linda holds a Master’s degree in Organization Development with a concentration on Non-profit Change Leadership, a Baccalaureate degree in Health Information Management and she was awarded an honorary doctoral degree from the College of St. Scholastica Duluth, Minnesota in recognition of her leadership to the profession and to the College. She is certified by AHIMA as a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), and has earned fellowship status from AHIMA.
Her speech, ““HIM Transformed: The Next 50 Years”, will cover what the HIM field look like in the decades ahead, what roles HIM professionals will hold, and how they will prepare for success. This presentation examines the drivers of change and future scenarios that inform decisions we make today about leveraging trends that ensure HIM’s success into mid-century. This presentation is designed to help shape how participants view HIM opportunities for the future and their own goals and aspirations.
You won’t want to miss this session – happening Monday, July 30 at 8:00 am.