Updated on: March 17, 2016

Live Broadcast Coverage from HIMSS Features Industry Thought Leaders

Original story posted on: February 10, 2012

A stellar lineup of healthcare thought leaders will appear on three live half-hour ICD10monitor.com podcasts during the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society’s annual conference and exhibit Feb. 21, 22 and 23 in Las Vegas.


Chuck Buck, publisher of ICD-10monitor, made the announcement this week, confirming that the panelists will be calling in their reports from the convention being held at the Venetian Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas. The podcasts will be heard live beginning on Tuesday, Feb. 21 at 10 a.m. EST.

"We are very pleased and fortunate that such prominent healthcare leaders will be sharing their observations and insights from HIMSS," Buck said. "The implementation of ICD-10 and this year’s HIMSS is an extraordinary confluence of provider needs and vendor solutions."

Scheduled to appear during the three-day series called "HIMSS Week" are the following:

Pam Arlotto
Maestro Strategies

Maria Bounos
Business Development Manager
Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

Annie Boynton
Director 5010/ICD-10 Communications
UnitedHealth Group

Bonnie Cassidy
Vice President of Health Information Management

Ross Lippincott
Vice President
UnitedHealth Group

Mark Morsch
Vice President of Technology

Stanley Nachimson
Nachimson Advisors, LLC

John Pitsikoulis
Strategic Advisory Service Client Executive

Chris Powell

Juliet Santos
Senior Director

Lyman Sornberger
Executive Director
Cleveland Clinic Health System

Rhonda Taller
Regulatory Manager
Siemens Healthcare

"The HIMSS experience is something we want to bring to our listeners who otherwise might not be able to attend the conference and exhibition, and who really have a desire to learn the latest in terms of best practices and the latest technology to further the implementation of ICD-10 and the upgrade to 5010," Buck said.

Chuck Buck

Chuck Buck is the publisher of ICD10monitor and is the executive producer and program host of Talk Ten Tuesdays.