Monthly Archives: June 2013

June 2013 Chapter Meeting

Our June chapter meeting is on Wednesday June 5th, 2013 at 5:45PM. The topic for the meeting will be Securing Healthcare Information with Virtual Desktops. Please RSVP if you plan on attending!

Abstract: The strategic benefit of Virtual Desktops within healthcare is being adopted aggressively. Metro Health has been using virtual desktops with SSO in production health system-wide over the last several years. Seminar attendees will gain an understanding of how implementing a fast roaming solution with SSO leads to greater security for virtual desktop solutions and show a significant ROI for their healthcare system.

Presentation material

Presenter Information: Aivars Apsite is the Technology Strategist at Metro Health Hospital in Grand Rapids, Michigan. His responsibilities center around the strategic direction, leadership and integration of their infrastructure technologies and applications. He holds a Master’s of Science in Computer Information Systems. Prior to joining Metro Health, he has held information technology leadership positions in the insurance, telecommunications, and furniture manufacturing sectors.


  • 5:45-6:15PM Networking/Membership signup / Dinner
  • 6:15-7:15PM Presentation
  • 7:15-7:45PM Q&A

Location Information

Metro Health Conference Center
2225 Main Street
Wyoming, MI, 49519