Patient ID Now Virtual Hill Briefing: Congress’ Role in Protecting Patients by Improving Patient ID

See the recent virtual Hill briefing from the Patient ID Now Coalition about why patient misidentification is a problem, and what Congress can do to address it.


Introduction: Cassie Ballard, Director of Congressional Affairs, CHIME
Moderator: Lauren Riplinger, Vice President, Policy & Government Affairs, AHIMA



Rachelle Boulton, Health Informatics Program Manager for the DPH Informatics Program, Utah Department of Health and Human Services

Dr. John Lee, CMIO, Allegheny Health Network

Rachel Podczervinski, MS, RHIA, Vice President, Professional Services, Just Associates

Karen Wilding, Vice President, Chief Value Officer, Nemours Children’s Health


See the Patient ID Now coalition’s newly released Framework for a National Strategy on Patient Identity, outlining considerations for a national strategy around patient identification and matching.


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