On December 7, 2016, lawyers from Arnall Golden Gregory LLP’s Healthcare Technology team attended the annual Health IT Leadership Summit. While there, we noted several overarching themes. At the forefront were the topics of patient engagement, interoperability, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (“MACRA”), and its implementing regulations. Participants were also keenly interested in, and attempted some predictions, regarding healthcare reimbursement and technology initiatives under the upcoming administration.
This article contains some of our key takeaways from many of the Summit’s sessions: