2021 Financial, Operations Management / Information Technology (FOM/IT)
Conference & Expo

Leveraging the Lessons from COVID-19:
How Community Health Centers Shape the Future of Health Care
October 19 – 20 | Caesars Palace | Las Vegas, NV
October 17 – 18 | NACHC CEO/CFO Combined Leadership Institute

Wear Your Health Center Apparel for FOM/IT Spirit Day

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

There Will Be a Winner!


Wednesday, October 20, 2021, is Spirit Day at the FOM/IT. Don’t forget to pack and wear your health center swag! Represent your organization with a shirt, hat, button, pin, etc.

 The individual or team with the most spirit will a $500 Grubhub Gift Card!

(Courtesy of Community Health Ventures)
To enter, post a picture of yourself wearing your swag at FOM/IT on Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram with the hashtag #NACHCEvents. Stop by the NACHC Booth (#101) for more details or if you are not able to enter the content via social media.
All conference registrants and speakers are eligible and encouraged to participate.
The best-dressed participants will be announced via social media after the conference.
This is an opportunity to have fun and represent your health center at a national conference
FOM/IT is a Hybrid Event (In-person and Virtual Participation Options).

In order to prioritize the safety and well-being of all NACHC attendees of FOM/IT, NACHC announces a change to our conference well-being protocols. All in-person attendees, exhibitors, and staff are required to be fully vaccinated to gain entry to conference events. Proof of vaccination status will be collected by Crowdpass. Click here to access the Crowdpass app or scan the QR Code below. All attendees, exhibitors and staff will need to complete the vaccine verification protocol before obtaining their conference badge.

If you are not fully vaccinated, not willing to provide proof of vaccination, unable or uncomfortable traveling to Las Vegas, we invite you to join us virtually as part of the Hybrid FOM/IT experience. If you are already registered to attend FOM/IT in person and wish to change to virtual, please email conferences@nachc.com to request a transfer.

View NACHC’s Well-being Protocols

The 2021 Finance, Operations Management, Information Technology (FOM/IT) is a convening of health center staff and senior leaders, industry experts, and thought partners committed to sharing ideas and solutions that have emerged in the context of COVID-19.

The conference will showcase practical tools, cutting edge strategies, and technology to address financial and operational challenges of today and the future. The conference will highlight high-performing health centers that are innovating and boldly re-defining what community health looks like in action and practice.

Conference Tracks

This year’s conference will focus on what health centers must do to continue to survive and thrive in response and plan for the post-COVID-19 world. The tracks for this year’s conference include:

  1. Data
  2. Finance
  3. Operations
  4. Pharmacy
  5. Telehealth

2021 FOM/IT Schedule At-A-Glance

Keynote Speakers

This year’s FOM/IT features two keynote addresses! We are excited to announce, speaker, educator and author, Derek Greenfield, PhD, EdD and National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, Micky Tripathi, PhD, MPP as our respective Day 1 and Day 2 keynote speakers.

Meet them in-person or virtually as NACHC convenes health center leaders, state and national training partners, and other industry experts to showcase practical tools, cutting edge strategies, and technology to address financial and operational challenges of operating in a COVID-19 environment with a focus on innovation and the future of health care.

Day 1 Keynote: Dr. Derek Greenfield
Dr. Derek Greenfield is a visionary speaker, consultant, and thought leader dedicated to inclusive excellence and positive change. His powerful keynotes and workshops on issues such as diversity and inclusion, motivation, team building, student development, Gen Z pedagogy, leadership, and hip-hop culture have been featured at a wide range of conferences, companies, and colleges.
Day 2 Keynote: Micky Tripathi, National Coordinator, HIT
Micky Tripathi is the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, where he leads the formulation of the federal health IT strategy and coordinates federal health IT policies, standards, programs, and investments.

2021 FOM/IT Steering Committee

Steering Committee Overview: NACHC’s 2021 FOM/IT steering committee is made up of CEOs, CFOs, COOs, CIOs/HIT Leaders from health centers, Primary Care Associations (PCAs), or Health Center Controlled Networks (HCCNs). The Steering Committee serves a central role in planning and informing the conference content and format.
Learn more.


Housing is now OPEN! 
Host Hotel: Caesars Palace
3570 South Las Vegas Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89109
Hotel Direct: +1 (866) 227-5938

NACHC has negotiated a discounted hotel room rate of $199 plus resort fee ($30) and taxes for a single or double standard room.

The hotel cut-off date is September 24, 2021. Please be sure to make all reservations by this date to ensure you receive our negotiated group rate. Any reservations made after this date will be at the hotel’s prevailing room rate. When making reservations, mention you are with the NACHC FOM/IT.

To secure your reservation, use the NACHC/Caesars Palace custom reservation link: https://book.passkey.com/go/SCNAC21 or mention you are with the NACHC FOM/IT when contacting the hotel.
More about FOM/IT housing.

For questions, contact trainings@nachc.org

Exhibits and Sponsorships

Exhibits and Sponsorships is now OPEN!  Register NOW!

2021 Leader Sponsors

Conference Sponsors


This project is partially supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $6,625,000. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government. For more information, please visit HRSA.gov.

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