Driven by cost controls and clinical effectiveness, software for bed management, enterprise resource planning and financial modeling is in high demand among U.S. hospitals.
HIMSS Analytics identifies top trends, challenges and priorities in European health IT
From Google hiring Geisinger Health CEO David Feinberg to drive its health care initiatives, then moving DeepMind’s Streams team under his supervision, to Apple g
Jvion's Cognitive Clinical Success Machine uses advanced clinical AI to help you see a patient's future health risks and how to stop them.
HIMSS VCE Spring12 Show Guide
2012 Spring HIMSS Virtual Conference Expo Show Guide
HIMSS Survey Highlights IT Trends
Patient engagement and satisfaction will majorly impact organizations' strategic efforts over the next two years, according to results from the 26th annual HIMSS leadership survey.
What a HIMSS-sane week!
Whew! What a week it was at HIMSS. If you're like me, you had a great time and you're tired. But now that I've had some time to sit down and digest...
Helpful Hints For Networking At HIMSS
Bonnie Siegel, Healthcare IT Executive Search Consultant, Witt/Kieffer The HIMSS16 Conference & Exhibition is coming up. Scheduled for Feb. 29 to March 4 at the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas, HIMSS boasts more than 40,000 attendees, 300 education sessions, and 1,300 exhibitors expected. This is one of health IT professionals’ best chances to network with peers, clinicians, vendors, payers and even executive recruiters. The environment…
What in the World is HIMSS Doing in Canada?
We're pursuing three major efforts in Canada to advance digital health in the country.
HIMSS: Don't delay ICD-10
Pushing back the deadline on ICD-10 implementation would be bad for providers and patients alike, the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society asserted in a news release.
A Field Guide to Interoperability at HIMSS
Healthcare interoperability has a long way to go, but at HIMSS15, the CommonWell Alliance and others will demonstrate an increasing capability to locate patients and their records across previously incompatible electronic health records systems.
Top 10 Education Sessions at HIMSS Conference
Top 10 education sessions at HIMSS Conference focusing on overcoming challenges such as incomplete patient charts, interoperability and workflow automation
How to have a 'Hack' of a good HIMSS
So, unless you live under a rock or just aren’t into the whole Healthcare IT thing, you know HIMSS16 is less than a week away and it’s promising to be...
From HIMSS 2/20/17
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How HIMSS is working to improve patient matching
The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society has long been involved in efforts to improve patient matching, according to Lisa Gallagher, the organization's vice president of technology solutions.
How has the HIMSS promoted IT in health care?
The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society strives to educate health care professionals about how technology can help them perform their jobs better through various programs, including their upcoming annual conference.
Top IT Concerns, Issues From the HIMSS Survey
While a majority of respondents to the 26th annual HIMSS Leadership Survey reported an increasingly higher stature for IT within their organizations, information system departments will be supporting new initiatives in the years ahead, as healthcare organizations focus on changes in reimbursement.
HIMSS: EHR interoperability, HIE top priority for hospitals
With Stage 2 of Meaningful Use right around the corner, hospitals are doing their very best to bring their organizations up to par, says a new survey from HIMSS Analytics.
ICD-10 extensions likely won't be announced at HIMSS
Announcements of time extensions for two key federal health information technology programs likely will not be announced when CMS Administrator Marilyn Tavenner gives her keynote speech Thursday, a HIMSS official said.
Tavenner Tells HIMSS: No Delay in I-10 Implementation
There will be no delay in the Oct. 1 implementation of ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) head Marilyn Tavenn
Digital health must catch up to years of hype in 2019, HIMSS says
The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society also forecasts the sector will face rising consumer pressures and see increased use of social determinants of health data.