Just a reminder to join us this Thursday at Dave & Busters for our May San Antonio HIMSS Chapter meeting where James Cooley with the Health & Human Services Commission for the State of Texas will be our speaker. Don’t forget to register online at http://www.sahimss.org
May 20th, 2010
Dave & Busters
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Speaker: James A. Cooley, Office of the Medical Director, Health & Human Services Commission, State of Texas Topic: Texas Health and Human Services: Health Information Technology Discussion James Cooley works in the Office of Medical Technology, housed within the Office of the Medical Director for Medicaid/CHIP. Prior to this, he served as a policy analyst – and later the chief of staff – for the Hon. Dianne White Delisi, Chairman of the House Committee on Public Health (79th and 80th Sessions) and the Select Committee on State Health Care Expenditures (78th Session). He worked on numerous pieces of legislation to further health information technology, to include a bill authored by Chairman Delisi to establish the Texas Health Services Authority. His previous background includes health care policy research and writing as both self-employed analyst and Texas Capitol journalist.