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Verizon Health Care IT Executive to Present Keynote Address at 2012 mHealth Summit on Dec. 4

November 29, 2012

WASHINGTON, Nov. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Dr. Peter Tippett, vice president and chief medical officer of Verizon, will present a keynote address at the 2012 mHealth Summit in National Harbor, Md., on Tuesday (Dec. 4). The address – “The New Era of Health Care: Innovation-Driven & Patient-Focused” – will explore how converged digital and mobile health care solutions will play an essential role in empowering patients and the entire health care ecosystem, while increasing access to care and controlling costs.

    WHEN:       Tuesday, Dec. 4
                8:30 a.m. EST
                Potomac Ballroom

                Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center
                201 Waterfront St.
                National Harbor, Md.

    WHO:         Peter Tippett, M.D., Ph.D., vice president and chief medical
                 officer, Verizon Connected Healthcare

    BACKGROUND:  The 2012 mHealth Summit --presented by the Healthcare
                 Information and Management Systems Society in partnership
                 with the National Institutes of Health, the mHealth
                 and the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health --
                  is the leading conference advancing cross-sector
                  collaboration in the use of wireless technology to help
                 improve health outcomes. For more information, visit

                 Verizon Connected Healthcare provides secure, innovative
                 solutions to help transform patient-care delivery, better
                 manage costs, enhance access to services and maintain
                 health data privacy.

                 Visit Verizon in booth #201 for the latest advances in m-
                 health, converged health management and virtual health

SOURCE Verizon

Source: PR Newswire