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When you connect with athenahealth at your practice, you become a vital part of our vision to make health care work as it should. When you connect with us at User Conference 2014, you'll learn what's new, what's next and how we can all continue to grow and improve. Each one of us is connected in the cloud—now let's get connected in person. Join us for UC14!

User Conference is absolutely impressive. I found that every session that I attended was invaluable. I love your philosophy, energy and ability to impact the world in ways that go beyond EMRs.
— Ann Marie Gordon, MD
Immaculate Medical Services
Hyattsville, Maryland
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Reason #1

Customized consulting

Get one-on-one attention from experts and account managers

Reason #2

Focus on design

Preview a more beautiful athenaNet, and discover other new improvements

Reason #3

Strategies for
care coordination

Explore how to forge better, smarter connections across
your care network

Reason #4

More than 60 engaging sessions

Choose from a huge selection, including CME and CEU courses and pre-conference classrooms

Reason #5

Networking opportunities

Connect with athenahealth's
most valuable resource: our caregivers

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athenahealth believes that each of us is a teacher and a learner. UC14 gives you the opportunity to do both! Every insight and action you learn can, in turn, be taught and implemented back home. You'll choose from more than 60 informative sessions, grouped into one of three themes below.

Already registered for UC14? Click here to select your sessions.

This year, we are excited to announce our first ever pre-conference classrooms, offering hands-on, role- and product-specific training with athenahealth experts. Each course is designed to help attendees get the most out of athenaNet services, and provide personalized guidance to improve practice accuracy and efficiency.

Expert Skills

Master the skills you need to get the most from our services, to help your practice succeed today and prepare for tomorrow.

Inspired Experiences

Discover how to make the entire care experience a truly beautiful one, for providers and patients, from check-in to check-out.

Coordinated Care

See how better approaches to care coordination are changing and improving the way care is delivered, and reimbursed.

Preview: This year's sessions

Session selection is now available. Below is a sampling of some of the 55+ exciting topic available. View full session list here.

  • Pre-conference Classrooms—NEW!
  • How ICD-10 will affect your practice
  • Getting ready for Meaningful Use Stage 2
  • Understanding Payment Reform
  • Risk-based Reimbursement
  • Epocrates Point-of-Care Advantages
  • athenahealth Product Roadmaps
  • Developing Leadership Strategies
  • Staff Hiring & Interviewing
  • Improving Patient Engagement & Experience
  • Interactive Specialty-based Discussion
I always learn so much attending User Conference—from the courses, staff and networking with other practices. athenahealth's commitment is invaluable.
— Loreen Zaccaro,
Practice Administrator
Cardiology P.C.
Hartford, CT


Conference sessions are a valuable resource, but don't forget the most valuable resource of all: each other. Take time to talk with account managers, athenahealth leadership and your fellow caregivers over the course of UC14. Explore the various opportunities to connect below!


User Conference is such an exciting experience, the Hynes Convention Center just can't contain it! As you share posts and pictures with your social networks, don't forget to use #athenahealthUC to join the conversation and keep up with the latest from our Facebook and Twitter feeds, from pre- to post-show. Have even more to say? E-mail blog@athenahealth.com to share your experience on our CloudView Blog.

From the Blog

Conference Schedule


There's quite a lot to see and do, so here are some tools to help you plan ahead! View each day's jam-packed schedule, and book convenient accommodations.

  • Tuesday, April 29, 2014
  • Wednesday, April 30, 2014
  • Thursday, May 1, 2014
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Pre-Conference Classrooms
Registration Required

12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Registration Open

11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Tour of athenahealth in Watertown—Group 1
Registration Required

2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Tour of athenahealth in Watertown—Group 2
Registration Required

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Enterprise Client Reception
Invite Only

5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
New Client Reception
Invite Only

6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Welcome Reception with Exhibitors

6:00 a.m. - 7:00 a.m.
Morning Activity—Zumba

7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
Registration, Exhibit Hall Open and Breakfast

8:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.
Opening Remarks and General Session Presentation

9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Session 1

10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Session 2

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch and Exhibit Hall Open

1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Networking and Expo Exploration

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Session 3

3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Session 4

4:30 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
Networking and Expo Exploration

5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
National Showcase and Maven Client Reception
Invite Only

5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
FQHC Client Reception
Invite Only

5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
OB/GYN & Family Medicine Editorial Board Reception
Invite Only

7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Dinner-by-the-bite and Casino Night

8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.
Exhibit Hall Open and Breakfast

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Session 1

10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
General Session Presentation and Closing Remarks

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch and Exhibit Hall Open

1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Networking and Expo Exploration

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Session 2

3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Session 3

4:30 p.m.
Conference Ends

UC14 Keynote Speaker: Christy Turlington Burns

athenahealth is proud to have Christy Turlington Burns as our 2014 User Conference keynote speaker. As an organization founded as a birthing clinic, athenahealth finds her dedicated work as an advocate for global maternal health especially inspiring and meaningful.

Founder, Every Mother Counts;
Director/Producer, "No Woman, No Cry"

Christy Turlington Burns is the founder of Every Mother Counts, a campaign to end preventable deaths caused by pregnancy and childbirth around the world. Every Mother Counts informs, engages, and mobilizes new audiences to take action to improve health and well-being worldwide. In 2010, Christy directed and produced "No Woman, No Cry", a documentary film about the global state of maternal health. Prior to this work, Christy focused her activism on smoking prevention and cessation after losing her father to lung cancer in 1997.

Christy currently serves on the Harvard Medical School Global Health Council and is an adviser to the Harvard School of Public Health Board of Dean's Advisors, as well as the newest member of the Leadership Council for Women & Girls Lead. Christy lives in New York City with her husband and their two children.

Conference Location

Hynes Convention Center

900 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02115

Headquarter Hotel

Sheraton Boston Hotel - SOLD OUT

39 Dalton Street, Boston, MA 02199
Attached to Hynes Convention Center via concourse
(617) 236-2000

Secondary Hotels

The Westin Copley Place, Boston - SOLD OUT

10 Huntington Avenue. Boston, MA 02116
Attached to Hynes Convention Center through the Prudential Mall
(617) 262-9600

Hilton Boston Back Bay - SOLD OUT

40 Dalton St, Boston, MA 02115
Across the street from Hynes Convention Center
(617) 236-1100

The Lenox Back Bay Hotel - SOLD OUT

61 Exeter Street, Boston, MA 02116-2699
A few short blocks from the Hynes Convention Center
(617) 536-5300 | Reservations: (800) 225-7676
Reserve online
Group room rate available through 4/18/14 for April 28 - May 1, 2014 at $319 + tax

Copley Square Hotel - SOLD OUT

47 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA
Located two blocks from the Convention Center
(617) 536-9000
Reserve online
Group room rate available through 4/23/14 at $339 + tax

Loews Boston Hotel

350 Stuart St, Boston, MA
Located six blocks from the Convention Center
(617) 266-7200
Reserve online
Group room rate available through 4/26/14 at $279 + tax

Note: Mention "athenahealth User Conference" at the time of reservation to secure group room rate.

For more local information, visit bostonusa.com


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With so much in store for you, it's best to register early—you'll get priority in reserving sessions, and lower rates, too. Don't forget to check out our new pre-conference training courses! See below for pricing and discount opportunities.

Get a free pass to the UC!
Want to save big on registration? Know anyone who could benefit from athenahealth services? Here's what you can do: First, refer providers we haven't yet worked with. Next, if two or more of those providers meet with us by April 18th, you'll receive one free registration for UC14—a $695 value! Register now for UC14 using the link below and athenahealth will reimburse you as soon as the meetings are held. For more details, please contact your Account Manager, and be sure to provide them with your referral information to qualify for this program!

Pre-conference Classrooms

Registration for the Classrooms is available until 4/21. View the course offerings to learn more.

Late Rate


Until 4/21/18

Group Discounts

2+ attendees = 10% discount
5+ attendees = 15% discount based on time of purchase
10+ attendees = 20% discount based on time of purchase

Is a friend or colleague interested in athenahealth? Any prospective athenahealth client receives complimentary admission to User Conference 2014 when invited by a client registered to attend. For details, e-mail UC2014guest@athenahealth.com






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