HIMSS

HIMSS AsiaPac 18 – Interoperability and security are top concerns of military health leaders

Military health leaders from Australia, Singapore & the UK came together at the inaugural International Military Health ITplenary at HIMSS AsiaPac 18 in Brisbane to discuss the key challenges in their respective military health systems. Setting the context regarding military health systems for the broad audience who may not have direct experience with them or

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HIMSS Analytics delivers a state of the health IT industry report

For National Health IT Week 2018, HIMSS Analytics delivered new research exploring some key trends, looking closely at established software infrastructure and emerging technologies alike. “What we’re seeing as far as a state of the market is acceleration beyond the EMR,” said Blain Newton, executive vice president of HIMSS Analytics. “We’re seeing it manifest in

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Atul Gawande to keynote HIMSS19

The CEO of Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase joint venture will speak at HIMSS19 in February. Gawande will discuss his bold vision for a better world, during the keynote, according to HIMSS.Gawande leads the closely-watched healthcare venture that was launched in January as a nonprofit to provide high-quality and transparent care at a reasonable

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HIMSS: 4 ways tech can help the opioid crisis

HIMSS on Friday issued a call to the healthcare industry to take action in battling the ongoing opioid crisis in America by using health information and technology. While reported opioid drug overdoses killed more than 42,000 Americans in 2016 and nearly 48,000 in 2017, both tech and policy must align in the fight. Specifically, HIMSS

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HIMSS expands international presence because ‘we are all facing the same challenges’

Chief Clinical Officer and Executive Vice President of International will help HIMSS deliver regional context to members around the world, CEO Hal Wolf says. HIMSS announced that it has hired new top executives, Charles Alessi, MD and Bruce Steinberg, as UK e-Health Week kicks off in London.Alessi is the new HIMSS International Chief Clinical Officer

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HIMSS 2018 biopsy: The call for “killer apps” in the cloud and connectivity, but are they already here?

Zoeticx Apps Enable Hospitals To Integrate Physical and Mental Health While Driving Revenue and Better Patient Care Written by Donald Voltz, MD, Aultman Hospital, Department of Anesthesiology, Medical Director of the Main Operating Room, Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, Case Western Reserve University and Northeast Ohio Medical University In his HIMSS keynote address, Alphabet’s former executive

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Zoeticx ProVizion Apps Integrate Behavioral and Physical Healthcare Data

By Donald Voltz, MD, Aultman Hospital, Department of Anesthesiology, Medical Director of the Main Operating Room, Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, Case Western Reserve University and Northeast Ohio Medical University In his HIMSS keynote address, Alphabet’s former executive chairman and now current technical advisor Eric Schmidt warned attendees that the “future of healthcare lies in the

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