Healthcare IT News August 12, 2021
Mike Miliard

At HIMSS21, Lt. Gen. Ronald Place of the Defense Health Agency said trust in data has been essential to the DoD’s decision-making processes as it works to keep service members healthy and maintain operational readiness.

LAS VEGAS – “I’ve been looking forward to this engagement since you first invited me … in 2019,” said Lt. Gen. Ronald Place, director of the Defense Health Agency, as he began his View from the Top session at HIMSS21 here on Wednesday.

Yes, the world looks quite a bit different since March of 2020, when the novel coronavirus first upended the world and forced the cancellation of that year’s edition of this conference.

But for all the pain and disruption over the past year...

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