HIMSS

Morning Headlines 10/23/20 | HISTalk | 10/23/2020

Reader Comments Rumor mill : Anyone else hearing that Emory is leaving Cerner? There’s some chatter on the Cerner Reddit. That seems like a pretty b… Justa CIO : HIMSS relevant to CIO’s? Not for years. CHIME is on the same path…. John Lynn : I know your Google Meet problem well. Although, it turns out it’s easy to fix. If you go in your Google Admin, there’s… Brian Too : I was struck …

Assistant principal assaulted on home visit to student | 10/22/2020

October 22, 2020 Dr. Jayne No Comments Continuing its ongoing slide towards irrelevance, HIMSS issues its call for proposals for the 2021 conference, which is slated to take place in Las Vegas in August. There are quite a few places I’d rather be during the summer than there, so I’m rethinking my plan to attend. Part of me wants to see what the stripped-down version of HIMSS looks like …

The alliances between public cloud and EHR providers will totally upend your digital transformation plans | ZDNet | 10/22/2020

Microsoft announced a new strategic alliance with Epic Systems that will bring providers using Epic an integrated Teams experience within their electronic health record (EHR) clinical workflows. In a Forrester-HIMSS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) April-May survey of health system IT workers, respondents said that poor integration between virtual visit solutions and EHR workflows was the most pressing technology issue they were facing during the pandemic . This …

HIMSS announces global tech challenge to improve maternal health outcomes worldwide | MobiHealthNews | 10/22/2020

The challenge, which officially launches in January 2021, was announced this week during HIMSS ’ Health Equity Week. 11:56 am Share The HIMSS Global Health Equity Network and Accelerate Health are working together to host the Global Maternal Health Tech Challenge , a worldwide call to action to create technology solutions focused on improving maternal health outcomes. The challenge, which officially launches in January 2021, was announced this week during HIMSS ’ Health …

News 10/23/20 | HISTalk | 10/22/2020

October 22, 2020 News 3 Comments Top News Analytics vendor Tibco Software will acquire competitor Information Builders for an undisclosed price. The healthcare offerings of Information Builders include Omni-HealthData data analytics. Reader Comments From Morris the Cat : “Re: HIMSS IT Exec Community. What do you make of this email? It’s the second one from Hal Wolf in as many weeks and reeks of desperation to keep HIMSS relevant to …

HIMSS digital maturity models aid transformations | Healthcare IT News | 10/21/2020

Connected Health HIMSS digital maturity models aid transformations The workforce is embracing technology to improve patient outcomes in areas such as barcode medicine and sepsis, says Dr. Afzal Chaudhry, CMIO at Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundations Trust in the UK …

HIMSS committee helping healthcare orgs, policymakers improve health equity | Healthcare IT News | 10/21/2020

Population Health HIMSS committee helping healthcare orgs, policymakers improve health equity Terri Ripley, chair of the HIMSS Public Policy Committee and Virginia HIMSS Chapter Advocate, says to support health equity, Congress must expand telehealth access …

COVID-19: What is different in our understanding of this pandemic to the accepted wisdom in the spring of 2020? | Healthcare IT News | 10/19/2020

As we have heard repeatedly over the past few months, there is a need to think of managing this pandemic in the same way we prepare for a marathon rather than a sprint, says Dr Charles Alessi, chief clinical officer, HIMSS . October 19, 2020 08:16 AM Adopting this approach occasionally may lead us to think that we all need to re-evaluate what lessons we think we have learnt, as …

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS foundation trust achieves EMRAM Stage 7 | Healthcare IT News | 10/19/2020

The trust is the first in the UK to be validated at the highest level for its EMR capabilities. 12:07 PM Credit: CUH Cambridge University Hospitals NHS foundation trust (CUH) has become the first UK healthcare trust to be awarded Stage 7 on the EMRAM by HIMSS . The EMRAM, or Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model , is an international quality standard that recognises the use of technology, data and analytics to …

COVID-19 hasn’t just spotlighted healthcare inequity – it’s made it worse | Healthcare IT News | 10/19/2020

Experts at a recent HIMSS Global Health Equity Week webinar say that technology can play a role in bridging the care gap, but it can also be used in a harmful context. October 19, 2020 03:28 PM The COVID-19 crisis has shined a light on the existing discrepancies in the healthcare system, with patients of color more likely to test positive for and suffer more severe health consequences from …

Voice Technology: Can It Help Me Take Better Care of Myself and My Baby? | 10/12/2020

Emerging Technologies Voice Technology: Can It Help Me Take Better Care of Myself and My Baby? by The SMILE Team, Lisa Militello, The Ohio State University; Emre Sezgin, Yungui Huang and Simon Lin, Nationwide Children’s Hospital; Winners of the HIMSS Battle for Our Babies Initiative Currently the market for digital assistants is growing, as are voice technology services and products for use in everyday life. One digital assistant has more …

Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. Sells 1,082,948 Shares of Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) - Ticker Report | 10/5/2020

… health system includes nearly 40 hospitals and hundreds of care locations that include physician offices, behavioral health centers and nursing homes. The health system is home to more than 55,000 employees and has earned HIMSS Analytics Stage 7 certification in both the acute care and ambulatory environments. AdventHealth (Altamonte Springs, Fla.): 49 hospitals. AdventHealth is a faith-based health system with nearly 50 hospitals in nine states, serving approximately 6 …

Rock Health’s COO talks digital health funding, M&As and ‘Teladongo’ | MobiHealthNews | 9/30/2020

… on track for this year to be the biggest funding year yet in terms of US-based digital health companies,” Megan Zweig, chief operating officer at Rock Health, said during a fireside chat at HIMSS ’ Accelerate Health event yesterday. “Perhaps not surprisingly, the pandemic immediately altered the entire health system and consumer needs. Never have there been such urgent demands to deliver care at home to track symptoms remotely and …

COVID-19 pandemic presents opportunities to reexamine stereotypes about healthcare | MobiHealthNews | 9/29/2020

Digital Health COVID-19 pandemic presents opportunities to reexamine stereotypes about healthcare At the keynote address at HIMSS ’ Accelerate Health digital series, Sachin Jain, president and CEO of SCAN, shared his experiences during this digital health evolution. 12:25 pm Share The COVID-19 pandemic and all of the sweeping changes it brought with it was something that almost no one, including CEOs of major healthcare organizations, saw coming. Sachin Jain …

What It Means If You Have Big Areola | 9/28/2020

… time: how to cultivate clinician buy-in, adjust to new workflows, iron out IT challenges, educate patients, manage new data streams, safeguard security and much more. In June, Healthcare IT News and the other HIMSS Media brands, Healthcare Finance and MobiHealthNews , launched a new series of editorial webinars at the HIMSS Learning Center. Naturally, the first focus was on exploring the new normal of telehealth and virtual care. (There will …

HIMSSCast: Apple’s new sensor, digital therapeutics, and digital health diversity | MobiHealthNews | 9/25/2020

01:51 pm Share It’s a bit of a pot pourri this week as the MobiHealthNews team shares some of what it’s heard at a variety of (virtual, of course) industry events. First, host Jonah Comstock recaps what Apple announced at its product launch event last week, then Associate Editors Dave Muoio and Mallory Hackett discuss the Digital Therapeutics East event. Last, Managing Editor Laura Lovett and Jonah talk about the …

Neil Patel | 9/25/2020

Executive Vice President President, Healthbox Neil Patel is executive vice president of HIMSS and president of Healthbox, a HIMSS Innovation Company. HIMSS is a global advisor and thought leader supporting the transformation of the health ecosystem through information and technology. As president of Healthbox, Patel is responsible for leading the company mission to empower the reinvention of healthcare through innovation consulting and fund management services. Neil joined Healthbox in 2015 …

REMINDER: Health IT in a Post Pandemic World webinar is next Wednesday! | 9/25/2020

REMINDER: Health IT in a Post Pandemic World webinar is next Wednesday! WEBINAR Join the Wisconsin Chapter of HIMSS and Judy Murphy in a live webinar on 9/30/20! The Details: Topic : Health IT in a Post Pandemic World Date : September 30, 2020 Time : 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CT Place: GoToWebinar (details provided upon registration REGISTER HERE As health systems and hospitals recover and reset from COVID-19, they are recognizing …

Leon Medical Centers, Inc. Is Awarded The Coveted HIMSS Stage 7 Designation | PR Newswire | 9/24/2020

… today that they have been honored with the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Analytics Stage 7 Award, for its continuous efforts to improve patient outcomes through the implementation of EHR technology practices. HIMSS is the world’s leading non-profit advocacy and accrediting organization in the healthcare IT industry, which recognizes and ranks the preeminent healthcare organizations across the globe. National rankings are evaluated based on healthcare technology adoption …

Dr. Brooke Palkie Awarded Health Information Management Fellowship Distinction | PRWeb | 9/24/2020

Dr. Brooke Palkie Awarded Health Information Management Fellowship Distinction Share Article Charter Oak State College ( http://www.CharterOak.edu ), Connecticut’s public online college, has announced that Brooke Palkie, EdD, RHIA, FAHIMA; Chair of the College’s Health Science and Technology Department and Program Director of Charter Oak’s M.S. in Health Care Administration and M.S. in Health Informatics, ( http://www.CharterOak.edu/masters ), has earned lifetime recognition as a Fellow of the American Health Information Management …

Leon Medical Centers, Inc. Is Awarded The Coveted HIMSS Stage 7 Designation | BioSpace | 9/24/2020

Leon Medical Centers, Inc. Is Awarded The Coveted HIMSS Stage 7 Designation Published: Sep 24, 2020 MIAMI , Sept. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – Miami-based Leon Medical Centers, Inc. announced today that they have been honored with the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Analytics Stage 7 Award, for its continuous efforts to improve patient outcomes through the implementation of EHR technology practices. HIMSS is the world’s leading non-profit advocacy …

How To Digitize Workflows and Enhance EHR Usability | 9/24/2020

How To Digitize Workflows and Enhance EHR Usability By Paul Banco, CEO and co-founder, etherFAX . Paul Banco Applications have a direct impact on hospital workflows. While the former captures data, the latter passes it along to inform other processes and procedures. If either is impeded by usability, the consequences can have a ripple effect throughout an entire organization. Sending and receiving patient information fast and securely is critical to …

Join Mississippi HIMSS for Our Fall Virtual Conference! | 9/24/2020

What’s New at HIMSS Join Mississippi HIMSS for Our Fall Virtual Conference! Do to COVID-19 restrictions, this virtual event will replace our usual GC3 collaborative conference with AL and LA. We are excited to have the New England and Southern California chapters working with on this virtual event. Title: Prioritizing Healthcare Information Technology for an Unpredictable Tomorrow – From the East, South, West and everything in between! Date: Thursday November …

Personal Health Records, Electronic Health Records Key to India’s National Digital Health Mission Comment Letter | 9/23/2020

Personal Health Records, Electronic Health Records Key to India’s National Digital Health Mission Comment Letter Published on September 23, 2020 The India Chapter of HIMSS provided public comments based on National Digital Health Mission (NDHM) stakeholder discussion. The NDHM aims to develop the key building blocks supporting the unified digital health infrastructure in the country that will provide seamless and secure access, exchange, and use of electronic health information (EHI …

Tracking the caliber of Apple Watch’s sleep tracking | Healthcare IT News | 9/23/2020

Apple Watch’s sleep tracking feature is a whole sleep experience, as HIMSS Media Editor in Chief Jonah Comstock found out after taking it on a test-drive. Bill Siwicki September 24, 2020 Third-party vendor are often weak links when it comes cyber vulnerabilities, even as nearly a third of IT and infosec pros say they lack visibility into the security practices of outside partners …

Health Tech

HIMSS announces global tech challenge to improve maternal health outcomes worldwide | MobiHealthNews | 10/22/2020

The challenge, which officially launches in January 2021, was announced this week during HIMSS’ Health Equity Week. 11:56 am Share The HIMSS Global Health Equity Network and Accelerate Health are working together to host the Global Maternal Health Tech Challenge , a worldwide call to action to create technology solutions focused on improving maternal health outcomes. The challenge, which officially launches in January 2021, was announced this week during HIMSS’ Health …

AWS Healthcare

The alliances between public cloud and EHR providers will totally upend your digital transformation plans | ZDNet | 10/22/2020

HIMSS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) April-May survey of health system IT workers, respondents said that poor integration between virtual visit solutions and EHR workflows was the most pressing technology issue they were facing during the pandemic . This partnership aims to resolve that issue for many Epic customers. Top Cloud Providers Top cloud providers in 2020: AWS, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud, hybrid, SaaS players The cloud computing …

COVID-19

News 10/23/20 | HISTalk | 10/22/2020

… undisclosed price. The healthcare offerings of Information Builders include Omni-HealthData data analytics. Reader Comments From Morris the Cat : “Re: HIMSS IT Exec Community. What do you make of this email? It’s the second one … next? The presenter will describe how technology was changing before COVID-19, how the pandemic accelerated plans, what we can expect to see as a result, how leaders and providers can adapt, and what healthcare’s …

Population Health

HIMSS committee helping healthcare orgs, policymakers improve health equity | Healthcare IT News | 10/21/2020

Population Health HIMSS committee helping healthcare orgs, policymakers improve health equity Terri Ripley, chair of the HIMSS Public Policy Committee and Virginia HIMSS Chapter Advocate, says to support health equity, Congress must expand telehealth access …

Electronic Medical Record

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS foundation trust achieves EMRAM Stage 7 | Healthcare IT News | 10/19/2020

The trust is the first in the UK to be validated at the highest level for its EMR capabilities. 12:07 PM Credit: CUH Cambridge University Hospitals NHS foundation trust (CUH) has become the first UK healthcare trust to be awarded Stage 7 on the EMRAM by HIMSS. The EMRAM, or Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model , is an international quality standard that recognises the use of technology, data and analytics to …

EMR

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS foundation trust achieves EMRAM Stage 7 | Healthcare IT News | 10/19/2020

The trust is the first in the UK to be validated at the highest level for its EMR capabilities. 12:07 PM Credit: CUH Cambridge University Hospitals NHS foundation trust (CUH) has become the first UK healthcare trust to be awarded Stage 7 on the EMRAM by HIMSS. The EMRAM, or Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model , is an international quality standard that recognises the use of technology, data and analytics to …

Digital Health

Voice Technology: Can It Help Me Take Better Care of Myself and My Baby? | 10/12/2020

… Team, Lisa Militello, The Ohio State University; Emre Sezgin, Yungui Huang and Simon Lin, Nationwide Children’s Hospital; Winners of the HIMSS Battle for Our Babies Initiative Currently the market for digital assistants is growing, as … speech recognition and artificial intelligence are once again transforming the digital health landscape, providing opportunities for users to interact with digital health tools through strings of text in natural language. Given the fairly recent surge …

Behavioral Health

Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. Sells 1,082,948 Shares of Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) - Ticker Report | 10/5/2020

behavioral health centers and nursing homes. The health system is home to more than 55,000 employees and has earned HIMSS Analytics Stage 7 certification in both the acute care and ambulatory environments. AdventHealth (Altamonte Springs, Fla.): 49 hospitals. AdventHealth is a faith-based health system with nearly 50 hospitals in nine states, serving approximately 6 million patients annually. More than 80,000 team members in physician practices, hospitals, outpatient clinics, skilled …

Community Health

Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. Sells 1,082,948 Shares of Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) - Ticker Report | 10/5/2020

… system included 150,000 employees and 25,000 physicians. The faith-based health system operates hospitals and care centers in 21 states. Community Health Systems (Franklin, Tenn.): 93 hospitals. CHS has more than 30 years of history … is home to more than 55,000 employees and has earned HIMSS Analytics Stage 7 certification in both the acute care and ambulatory environments. AdventHealth (Altamonte Springs, Fla.): 49 hospitals. AdventHealth is a faith-based health …

Rural Health

Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. Sells 1,082,948 Shares of Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) - Ticker Report | 10/5/2020

… 22 states and serves communities that include about 30 million people nationwide. LifePoint Health (Brentwood, Tenn.): 88 hospitals. The National Rural Health Association recognized two of the health system’s hospitals — Riverview Regional Medical Center in … is home to more than 55,000 employees and has earned HIMSS Analytics Stage 7 certification in both the acute care and ambulatory environments. AdventHealth (Altamonte Springs, Fla.): 49 hospitals. AdventHealth is a faith-based health …

Virtual Care

COVID-19 pandemic presents opportunities to reexamine stereotypes about healthcare | MobiHealthNews | 9/29/2020

Digital Health COVID-19 pandemic presents opportunities to reexamine stereotypes about healthcare At the keynote address at HIMSS’ Accelerate Health digital series, Sachin Jain, president and CEO of SCAN, shared his experiences during this digital … We waited for the public to become more accepting of virtual care.” HIMSS20 Digital Learn on-demand, earn credit, find products and solutions. Get Started
It wasn’t until the pandemic forced what was previously an …

Patient Monitoring

What It Means If You Have Big Areola | 9/28/2020

… From managing cybersecurity imperatives with at-home patients as a new X factor, to surfing the data tsunami of remote patient monitoring, experts from NIST, FCC, Mount Sinai, Yale, Leapfrog and others offer insights on … much more. In June, Healthcare IT News and the other HIMSS Media brands, Healthcare Finance and MobiHealthNews , launched a new series of editorial webinars at the HIMSS Learning Center. Naturally, the first focus was on …

Telehealth

What It Means If You Have Big Areola | 9/28/2020

… monitoring, experts from NIST, FCC, Mount Sinai, Yale, Leapfrog and others offer insights on demand. September 28, 2020 11:53 AM Telehealth has been around for a long time, but only recently has it gained the … much more. In June, Healthcare IT News and the other HIMSS Media brands, Healthcare Finance and MobiHealthNews , launched a new series of editorial webinars at the HIMSS Learning Center. Naturally, the first focus was on …

Electronic Health Records

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Personal Health Records, Electronic Health Records Key to India’s National Digital Health Mission Comment Letter Published on September 23, 2020 The HIMSS India Chapter provided public comments based on National Digital Health Mission (NDHM) stakeholder discussion. The NDHM aims to develop the key building blocks supporting the unified digital health infrastructure in the country that will provide seamless and secure access, exchange, and use of electronic health information (EHI). The …

Interoperability Standards

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… Health Records, Electronic Health Records Key to India’s National Digital Health Mission Comment Letter Published on September 23, 2020 The HIMSS India Chapter provided public comments based on National Digital Health Mission (NDHM) stakeholder discussion … related information on an individual that conforms to nationally recognized interoperability standards and that can be created, managed, and consulted by authorized clinicians and staff across more than one health care organization. Personal Health Record …

FHIR

Personal Health Records, Electronic Health Records Key to India’s National Digital Health Mission Comment Letter | 9/23/2020

… Health Records Key to India’s National Digital Health Mission Comment Letter Published on September 23, 2020 The India Chapter of HIMSS provided public comments based on National Digital Health Mission (NDHM) stakeholder discussion. The NDHM … EHR systems have adopted the IHE. IHE produces Profiles using FHIR R4 for core functionality. Some of the solutions that address the requirements of Patient Registry include additional functionality that enables implicit and explicit creation …

Digital Health Ecosystem

Patient Registry Software Market, 2025 - Rising Number of Accountable Care Organizations, Emergence of Cloud-Based Patient Registry Solutions, High Adoption Rate of the Subscription Model | 9/23/2020

… Health Records, Electronic Health Records Key to India’s National Digital Health Mission Comment Letter Published on September 23, 2020 The HIMSS India Chapter provided public comments based on National Digital Health Mission (NDHM) stakeholder discussion … key requirement as well as a challenge in the National Digital Health Ecosystem (NDHE). The Blueprint handles this requirement through two building blocks, viz. Unique Health Identifier (UHID) and the Health Locker. The minimum viable …

Continuum of Care

Patient Registry Software Market, 2025 - Rising Number of Accountable Care Organizations, Emergence of Cloud-Based Patient Registry Solutions, High Adoption Rate of the Subscription Model | 9/23/2020

… Health Records, Electronic Health Records Key to India’s National Digital Health Mission Comment Letter Published on September 23, 2020 The HIMSS India Chapter provided public comments based on National Digital Health Mission (NDHM) stakeholder discussion … the interoperability of data, creation of standardized “EHR” and providing continuum of care. The NDHM architecture shared in the stakeholder discussion has mentioned building only a “PHR.” However to achieve the key objectives of NDHM …

Clinical Research

Mayo Clinic: AI and ML are ‘complementary’ to clinicians’ skills, not a replacement | Healthcare IT News | 9/21/2020

In a HIMSS Learning Center presentation, Mayo Clinic oncologists Dr. Tufia Haddad and Dr. Nadia Laack will share their perspectives about the potential for AI to accelerate clinical research and improve care. September 21, 2020 10:44 AM The COVID-19 pandemic has dramatically altered the shape of healthcare around the country, including when it comes to priorities around incorporating artificial intelligence and machine learning into a system’s landscape. But the …

Digital Health Innovation

Study finds that 94% of care environments benefit from going digital during lockdown | Healthcare IT News | 9/16/2020

… a potential second wave. A study found that 94% of users found its coronavirus-specific features beneficial. WHY IT MATTERS HIMSS20 Digital Learn on-demand, earn credit, find products and solutions. Get Started Over the … Health said there is a “unique window of opportunity” for digital health innovation to support seniors as they age. ON THE RECORD David Crabtree, owner of Crabtree Care Homes, said: “Initially, the official symptoms released …

Patient Safety

Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS FT awarded Stage 7 O-EMRAM | Healthcare IT News | 9/16/2020

… Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS FT (GOSH) in London has been awarded Stage 7 on the O-EMRAM by HIMSS this week, making it the first hospital in England to achieve the validation. O … data is instrumental in transforming care which in turn increases patient safety and overall levels of satisfaction for the children, their carer’s and members of staff working at the hospital. I was delighted with the …

World Health Organisation

Seniors have the potential to transform economy and the healthcare system | MobiHealthNews | 9/11/2020

Wellness Seniors have the potential to transform economy and the healthcare system At HIMSS & Health 2.0 Europe 2020, panelist talk about retired individuals’ role in the healthcare ecosystem and healthy aging. 08:45 am Share The … years. Ritu Sadana, Unit Head of Aging & Health at the World Health Organisation (WHO), gave the example of Singapore, which has multiple initiatives to help seniors stay engaged, including a walking programme and a life …

Digital Therapeutics

With many regulatory barriers clear, remaining roadblocks for digital therapeutics are cultural, logistical | MobiHealthNews | 9/10/2020

Provider buy-in is more important than ever, digital therapeutics stakeholders say. 10:54 am Share While some of the more obvious barriers to digital therapeutics adoption in Europe have come crashing down recently, adoption is still hampered by cultural momentum. That was the conclusion of a group of digital therapeutics stakeholders who presented at HIMSS & Health 2.0 Europe Digital Event today , in a session moderated by YourCoach Health chairman and …

Diagnostic Imaging

Jon DeVries Named Qlarity Imaging Chief Executive Officer | PR Newswire | 9/9/2020

… DeVries has earned eight patents in the areas of superconducting electronics, medical imaging and AI. He has served on the HIMSS Interoperability & Standards Committee, a collective effort to improve patient care delivery through the advancement … from MRI data in patients presenting for high-risk screening, diagnostic imaging workup, or evaluation of extent of known disease. QuantX is not intended for primary interpretation of digital mammography images. Important Safety Statement: QuantX …

Medical Errors

How health systems worldwide can build and benchmark their digital maturity | Healthcare IT News | 9/9/2020

… the global COVID-19 crisis has shown the imperative of a connected, secure and outcomes-driven healthcare ecosystem, and the HIMSS Digital Health Indicator can help. September 09, 2020 08:45 AM For all the progress … of clinical research at HIMSS Analytics. Consider the fact that medical errors are still a leading cause of death, more than two decades after the US Institute of Medicine’s landmark To Err is Human report …

Cerner

Morning Headlines 10/23/20 | HISTalk | 10/23/2020

Reader Comments Rumor mill : Anyone else hearing that Emory is leaving Cerner? There’s some chatter on the Cerner Reddit. That seems like a pretty b… Justa CIO : HIMSS relevant to CIO’s? Not for years. CHIME is on the same path…. John Lynn : I know your Google Meet problem well. Although, it turns out it’s easy to fix. If you go in your Google Admin, there’s… Brian Too : I was struck …

Epic Systems

The alliances between public cloud and EHR providers will totally upend your digital transformation plans | ZDNet | 10/22/2020

Microsoft announced a new strategic alliance with Epic Systems that will bring providers using Epic an integrated Teams experience within their electronic health record (EHR) clinical workflows. In a Forrester-HIMSS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) April-May survey of health system IT workers, respondents said that poor integration between virtual visit solutions and EHR workflows was the most pressing technology issue they were facing during the pandemic . This …

Microsoft Health

The alliances between public cloud and EHR providers will totally upend your digital transformation plans | ZDNet | 10/22/2020

Microsoft announced a new strategic alliance with Epic Systems that will bring providers using Epic an integrated Teams experience within their electronic health record (EHR) clinical workflows. In a Forrester-HIMSS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) April-May survey of health system IT workers, respondents said that poor integration between virtual visit solutions and EHR workflows was the most pressing technology issue they were facing during the pandemic . This …

Azure Health

The alliances between public cloud and EHR providers will totally upend your digital transformation plans | ZDNet | 10/22/2020

HIMSS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) April-May survey of health system IT workers, respondents said that poor integration between virtual visit solutions and EHR workflows was the most pressing technology issue they were facing during the pandemic . This partnership aims to resolve that issue for many Epic customers. Top Cloud Providers Top cloud providers in 2020: AWS, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud, hybrid, SaaS players The cloud computing …

Nuance Healthcare

The alliances between public cloud and EHR providers will totally upend your digital transformation plans | ZDNet | 10/22/2020

… will bring providers using Epic an integrated Teams experience within their electronic health record (EHR) clinical workflows. In a Forrester-HIMSS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) April-May survey of health system IT workers … announced that Teams will now include an integrated instance of Nuance DAX, an automation tool that converts the doctor-patient conversations that are generated during these virtual visits into appropriately formatted encounter notes on behalf …

AdventHealth

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HIMSS Analytics Stage 7 certification in both the acute care and ambulatory environments. AdventHealth (Altamonte Springs, Fla.): 49 hospitals. AdventHealth is a faith-based health system with nearly 50 hospitals in nine states, serving approximately 6 million patients annually. More than 80,000 team members in physician practices, hospitals, outpatient clinics, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers provide individualized, whole-person care. Baylor Scott & White Health (Dallas): 52 …

Apple Health

How to use Apple Watch’s new blood oxygenation sensor | Healthcare IT News | 9/18/2020

Telehealth How to use Apple Watch’s new blood oxygenation sensor Apple has included for the first time in its Apple Watch Series 6 a blood oxygenation sensor. Here, HIMSS Media Editor in Chief Jonah Comstock takes the new health tracking feature for a spin …

Amwell

Weekender 9/11/20 | HISTalk | 9/11/2020

September 11, 2020 Weekender 1 Comment Hyland will acquire Alfresco. Amwell’s IPO plan values the company at $3.6 billion. Zocdoc’s former CEO sues the company, claiming his co-founders and the CFO ousted him in a coup. A federal court dismisses a patient’s lawsuit against University of Chicago Medical Center and Google for using his data for machine language training. HIMSS confirms that a HIMSS20 exhibitor has filed a class …

IBM Watson Health

Jon DeVries Named Qlarity Imaging Chief Executive Officer | PR Newswire | 9/9/2020

IBM Watson Health Imaging that identifies patients with a potential misdiagnosis to ensure they receive the necessary cardiac care. Mr. DeVries has earned eight patents in the areas of superconducting electronics, medical imaging and AI. He has served on the HIMSS Interoperability & Standards Committee, a collective effort to improve patient care delivery through the advancement of semantic interoperability and standards-based health IT systems. “Developing the first diagnostic AI technology …

Change Healthcare

Change Healthcare acquires Nucleus.io imaging platform | Healthcare IT News | 8/19/2020

… will use Nucleus.io’s cloud-native technology to complete its own AI-powered medical imaging platform. August 19, 2020 12:21 PM Change Healthcare on Wednesday announced that it had acquired the Nucleus.io medical imaging platform, a … physicians and improve outcomes through the use of artificial intelligence. HIMSS20 Digital Learn on-demand, earn credit, find products and solutions. Get Started “Now more than ever, customers are seeking ways to lower cost, reduce …

Impact Advisors

Impact Advisors Promotes Susan Stewart to Vice President | PRWeb | 8/17/2020

Impact Advisors Promotes Susan Stewart to Vice President Share Article Stewart will focus on client engagement and delivery She brings specialized expertise and a broad range of experience that further enhances our ability to provide … five newly acquired community hospitals. Stewart is a member of HIMSS and the Project Management Institute (PMI) and is passionate about coaching and mentoring individuals both inside and outside Impact Advisors. About Impact Advisors Impact …

Nutanix

COVID-19 Boosts the Strategic Shift to Hybrid Cloud to Improve Healthcare Data Privacy and Patient Care | PR Newswire | 7/29/2020

… the importance of having data management solutions that support fluid data movement, flexible access, interoperability, and high scalability. According to HIMSS surveys and Frost & Sullivan’s analysis, over 50% of health IT workloads are deployed in … strategic partner in both planning and execution to maximize efficiency.” “ Nutanix ‘s cloud software and hyperconverged infrastructure solutions are emerging as an ideal partner with one-click application management and mobility across public , private , and …

Siemens

Health providers rediscover the hidden asset of telemedicine for care management | Healthcare IT News | 7/23/2020

Telehealth introduces a new approach to shared clinical decision making, facilitates trusted cooperation and patient engagement. For Siemens Healthineers, the COVID-19 pandemic sheds new light on digital solutions in value-based healthcare. By: 05:40 … but highly personalised care continuum According to the recently published HIMSS e-Health Trendbarometer: Telehealth Adoption in Europe , before the COVID-19 outbreak, seven out of ten health providers targeted chronic patients when implementing telehealth …

Siemens Healthineers

Health providers rediscover the hidden asset of telemedicine for care management | Healthcare IT News | 7/23/2020

Telehealth introduces a new approach to shared clinical decision making, facilitates trusted cooperation and patient engagement. For Siemens Healthineers, the COVID-19 pandemic sheds new light on digital solutions in value-based healthcare. By: 05:40 … but highly personalised care continuum According to the recently published HIMSS e-Health Trendbarometer: Telehealth Adoption in Europe , before the COVID-19 outbreak, seven out of ten health providers targeted chronic patients when implementing telehealth …

Fitbit

News 6/26/20 | HISTalk | 6/25/2020

… and weight (yup). Some people will give you a temp, home blood pressure check, or data from Apple Watch or Fitbit. When all else fails, I see if they can feel a pulse (big one … first in May 2018. I would not want to be HIMSS, RSNA, or other non-profits that fill the bank mostly from their member conferences, but HLTH is even worse off in being funded by …

PatientPing

Weekender 6/12/20 | HISTalk | 6/12/2020

… 2020 Weekender No Comments A new investment in workforce management software vendor QGenda values the company at $1 billion. Conversa, PatientPing, Wellsheet, and Kyruus announce significant new funding. Only three states have committed to using … in healthcare tech for over 30 years, sat on the HIMSS board, and been a member until 2016 when I came to the decision that HIMSS only cares about three things, money, promoting its own …

Optum

News 5/22/20 | HISTalk | 5/21/2020

May 21, 2020 News 2 Comments Top News Optum acquires post-acute care management company NaviHealth. The company’s private equity owner gets $1.1 billion in cash after buying a majority stake in the company for … COVID-19 diagnostic and antibody tests. From Serrano Seed : “Re: HIMSS20. A group of exhibitors is petitioning for a refund of exhibit space fees.” The group of a couple of dozen companies, most of which …

Accenture Healthcare

To ‘do no harm,’ invest in cybersecurity | Healthcare IT News | 5/19/2020

… Chief Information Security Officer Judy Hatchett and Proofpoint managing director of health practice Ryan Witt pointed out in a recent HIMSS20 Digital presentation, cybersecurity is also about protecting patients themselves. “‘Do no harm’ is a … harm,” Witt said. According to a 2019 American Medical Association-Accenture Medical Cybersecurity Survey, 36% of health institutions were unable to provide care for at least five hours as a result of cyberattacks. “Any sort …

Medtronic

Patients Benefit From Rapidly Advancing Technology in Wearable Devices | PR Newswire | 5/12/2020

… to grow at a CAGR of 4.1% from 2020 to 2025. Nemaura Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: NMRD ), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL ), Medtronic plc (NYSE: MDT ), Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN ), Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE: BDX ) Wearable … report by the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society, Inc. ( HIMSS ) indicates that, “The wearable applications can directly impact clinical decision making. Some believe that wearable technologies could improve the quality of patient care while …

MEDITECH

UK’s Sunderland Royal Hospital validated at Stage 6 of EMRAM | Healthcare IT News | 4/22/2020

Sunderland Royal Hospital was recently awarded Stage 6 on the EMRAM by HIMSS. The general medical and surgical hospital is part of South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust, a recognised Global Digital Exemplar (GDE … supported extensively by the IT team and our EPR supplier, MEDITECH.” “I am delighted to see the work the Trust has done in partnership with MEDITECH recognised by this independent accreditation,” said Kevin Joisce, associate …

Hyland Healthcare

Hyland Healthcare and HIMSS Media publish 2020 Connected Care and the State of Interoperability in Healthcare study results | PR Newswire | 4/20/2020

Hyland Healthcare and HIMSS Media publish 2020 Connected Care and the State of Interoperability in Healthcare study results Gaps in managing unstructured data remain a major challenge in achieving interoperability goals News provided by Apr 20, 2020, 09:00 ET Share this article CLEVELAND , April 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – Hyland Healthcare recently partnered with HIMSS Media to survey leaders from healthcare provider organizations on their current interoperability initiatives for its second annual …

Allscripts

OptimizeRx Continues COVID-19 Webinar Series, Addressing the Rapid Adoption of Telehealth | Globe Newswire | 4/16/2020

… resource for providers looking to quickly establish telehealth services during a public health crisis. Smith previously served as EVP of HIMSS for 17 years, leading U.S. and Canada strategy. She was named one of the … with access to these benefits through leading EHR platforms like Allscripts, Amazing Charts and Quest, and directly via its mobile communications platform and digital therapeutics SaaS platform. For more information, follow the company on Twitter …

OptimizeRx

OptimizeRx Continues COVID-19 Webinar Series, Addressing the Rapid Adoption of Telehealth | Globe Newswire | 4/16/2020

ROCHESTER, Mich., April 16, OptimizeRx Corp. (Nasdaq: OPRX), a leading provider of digital health solutions for life science companies and payers, will continue its webinar series on COVID-19 next week to address the rapid … a public health crisis. Smith previously served as EVP of HIMSS for 17 years, leading U.S. and Canada strategy. She was named one of the Most Powerful Women Thought Leaders in Health IT and Most …

MDLIVE

OptimizeRx Continues COVID-19 Webinar Series, Addressing the Rapid Adoption of Telehealth | Globe Newswire | 4/16/2020

HIMSS for 17 years, leading U.S. and Canada strategy. She was named one of the Most Powerful Women Thought Leaders in Health IT and Most Influential Woman in Health IT several years in a row by Health Data Management. The panel will also include Randy Parker , founder & CEO of Genius Rx , who has 30 years of experience starting and building successful, disruptive, consumer-focused companies including MDLIVE . Topic: Learning Together …

athenahealth

HIMSS highlights: How health IT companies navigate the Covid-19 pandemic landscape - MedCity News | 4/15/2020

Although the coronavirus scuppered plans for the annual HIMSS conference as we know it , many of the health IT companies that planned to be there have found their industry in the spotlight as they respond … the company planned to spotlight an integration with EMR provider athenahealth , and new workflows for Epic’s App Orchard with healthcare provider Jefferson Health. Molaro said the company also developed a product in response to the …

Rock Health

Rock Health’s COO talks digital health funding, M&As and ‘Teladongo’ | MobiHealthNews | 9/30/2020

… Rock Health, said during a fireside chat at HIMSS’ Accelerate Health event yesterday. “Perhaps not surprisingly, the pandemic immediately altered the entire health system and consumer needs. Never have there been such urgent demands to deliver care at home to track symptoms remotely and to track mobile care management solutions.” In part, an ease of regulations has been helpful in facilitating the transition to digital tools. “We’ve seen unprecedented action …

Telehealth is driving a boom in digital communications | Healthcare Finance | 5/11/2020

… Rock Health, a venture fund for digital health. A strong first quarter showed 2020 would have continued on that trend, but the pandemic caused investors to slow down, according to a panel of industry experts who spoke on Industry Update and Market Trends for HIMSS20 Digital. Moderator Indu Subaiya is a cofounder of Health 2.0 and senior advisor for HIMSS. Still, digital communication companies are thriving amidst a boom in …

Healthbox

GBG Recognised as KYC and AML Category Leader by Chartis Research for Financial Crime Risk Management Systems | 9/25/2020

Executive Vice President President, Healthbox Neil Patel is executive vice president of HIMSS and president of Healthbox, a HIMSS Innovation Company. HIMSS is a global advisor and thought leader supporting the transformation of the health ecosystem through information and technology. As president of Healthbox, Patel is responsible for leading the company mission to empower the reinvention of healthcare through innovation consulting and fund management services. Neil joined Healthbox in 2015 …

Healthcare IT in Atlanta: Сompanies and Jobs | 9/25/2020

Executive Vice President President, Healthbox Neil Patel is executive vice president of HIMSS and president of Healthbox, a HIMSS Innovation Company. HIMSS is a global advisor and thought leader supporting the transformation of the health ecosystem through information and technology. As president of Healthbox, Patel is responsible for leading the company mission to empower the reinvention of healthcare through innovation consulting and fund management services. Neil joined Healthbox in 2015 …

California Health Care Foundation

Why hospitals urgently need modern cost-accounting in a value-based world | Becker’s Hospital Review | 4/24/2020

… growth, meaning that by 2027, healthcare spending could account for nearly one-fifth of the country’s gross domestic product, the California Health Care Foundation reported in May 2019. Skyrocketing healthcare costs — accompanied by pressure from … cost-accounting system installed, Mr. Lambert said, citing research from HIMSS Analytics. However, that same research showed just 9 percent of those hospitals with automated cost-accounting systems have an advanced, next-generation solution in …

Why hospitals urgently need modern cost-accounting in a value-based world | Becker’s Hospital Review | 4/24/2020

… growth, meaning that by 2027, healthcare spending could account for nearly one-fifth of the country’s gross domestic product, the California Health Care Foundation reported in May 2019. Skyrocketing healthcare costs — accompanied by pressure from … cost-accounting system installed, Mr. Lambert said, citing research from HIMSS Analytics. However, that same research showed just 9 percent of those hospitals with automated cost-accounting systems have an advanced, next-generation solution in …

JP Morgan

Health 2.0 offers two pitching opportunities for digital health startups | MobiHealthNews | 11/18/2019

The VentureConnect series will include a Startup Showcase at the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco and a Startup Pitch Competition at the HIMSS20 Global Conference in Orlando. November 18, 2019 Share Health 2.0, a HIMSS subsidiary, is seeking startup applicants for two upcoming events in its VentureConnect series: a Startup Showcase on the sidelines of the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco and a Startup Pitch Competition …

HLTH: An Alternate Reality | 10/30/2019

… in its second year that has obviously attracted quite a following. The best characterization of this event is a mini JP Morgan (the uber-large annual event held in January) devoted exclusively to digital health … one finds at legacy, lagging, indicator conferences such as AHIP, HIMSS, and others of this ilk. However, Optum did make a big show of it and was likely one of the larger sponsors of this …

St. Joseph Health

Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. Sells 1,082,948 Shares of Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) - Ticker Report | 10/5/2020

… more than 120,000 employees across eight states. It was formed in 2016 by the combination of Providence Health & Services and St. Joseph Health, and now includes a single health plan with 2.1 million covered lives … is home to more than 55,000 employees and has earned HIMSS Analytics Stage 7 certification in both the acute care and ambulatory environments. AdventHealth (Altamonte Springs, Fla.): 49 hospitals. AdventHealth is a faith-based health …

HCA Healthcare

Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. Sells 1,082,948 Shares of Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) - Ticker Report | 10/5/2020

… on this list. Please contact Laura Dyrda at [email protected] with questions or updates for this list. Largest Health Systems HCA Healthcare (Nashville, Tenn.): 186 hospitals. HCA Healthcare has more than 46,000 active and affiliated … is home to more than 55,000 employees and has earned HIMSS Analytics Stage 7 certification in both the acute care and ambulatory environments. AdventHealth (Altamonte Springs, Fla.): 49 hospitals. AdventHealth is a faith-based health …

Ascension

Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. Sells 1,082,948 Shares of Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) - Ticker Report | 10/5/2020

… medical centers. The health system has 1,074 outpatient sites as well. The VA serves around 9 million veterans per year. Ascension (St. Louis): 151 hospitals. Ascension is a nonprofit Catholic health system with around 160,000 … is home to more than 55,000 employees and has earned HIMSS Analytics Stage 7 certification in both the acute care and ambulatory environments. AdventHealth (Altamonte Springs, Fla.): 49 hospitals. AdventHealth is a faith-based health …

Atrium Health

Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. Sells 1,082,948 Shares of Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) - Ticker Report | 10/5/2020

Atrium Health (Charlotte, N.C.): 36 hospitals. In 2018, Carolinas HealthCare System rebranded as Atrium Health, a health system with history dating back to 1940, when its flagship hospital opened its doors. Now, the health system includes nearly 40 hospitals and hundreds of care locations that include physician offices, behavioral health centers and nursing homes. The health system is home to more than 55,000 employees and has earned HIMSS Analytics Stage …

Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic: AI and ML are ‘complementary’ to clinicians’ skills, not a replacement | Healthcare IT News | 9/21/2020

In a HIMSS Learning Center presentation, Mayo Clinic oncologists Dr. Tufia Haddad and Dr. Nadia Laack will share their perspectives about the potential for AI to accelerate clinical research and improve care. September 21, 2020 10:44 AM The COVID-19 pandemic has dramatically altered the shape of healthcare around the country, including when it comes to priorities around incorporating artificial intelligence and machine learning into a system’s landscape. But the …

Massachusetts General Hospital

Jon DeVries Named Qlarity Imaging Chief Executive Officer | PR Newswire | 9/9/2020

… bring advanced services and technologies to providers and researchers, with the ultimate goal of improving patient care. For example, at Massachusetts General Hospital he launched a Tele3D service that provides any hospital in the country … electronics, medical imaging and AI. He has served on the HIMSS Interoperability & Standards Committee, a collective effort to improve patient care delivery through the advancement of semantic interoperability and standards-based health IT systems. “Developing …

Intermountain Healthcare

Coalition Calls On Congress to Lift National Patient Identifier Ban | EHR Intelligence | 9/1/2020

… HIMSS), and Intermountain Healthcare. Patient matching intends to link patient records across diverse medical providers or facilities. A patient visiting two different doctors or two separate health facilities should yield the same medical history, but the data shows this typically does not happen. “According to research, as many as one in five patients may be improperly linked to the wrong medical record, a patient safety nightmare just waiting to happen …

Premier Health

Coalition Calls On Congress to Lift National Patient Identifier Ban | EHR Intelligence | 9/1/2020

Led by Premier Healthcare Alliance, the Patient ID Coalition is looking at Congress to overturn the ban on a national patient identifier. Source: Getty Images By September 01, 2020 - Following vote in the House of … Information Management Executives (CHIME), Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), and Intermountain Healthcare. Patient matching intends to link patient records across diverse medical providers or facilities. A patient visiting two different doctors or two …

Sinai Health System

Moscow DOH uses AI platform to detect lung cancer symptoms | Healthcare IT News | 8/21/2020

… platform was funded by a grant from Skolkovo Foundation , a non-profit government organisation which supports technological entrepreneurship in Russia. HIMSS20 Digital Learn on-demand, earn credit, find products and solutions. Get Started The Botkin.AI … study published in the journal Nature Medicine , researchers from Mount Sinai Health System used AI algorithms in conjunction with chest CT scans and patient history to quickly diagnose patients who were positive for COVID-19 …

Mount Sinai Health System

Moscow DOH uses AI platform to detect lung cancer symptoms | Healthcare IT News | 8/21/2020

… platform was funded by a grant from Skolkovo Foundation , a non-profit government organisation which supports technological entrepreneurship in Russia. HIMSS20 Digital Learn on-demand, earn credit, find products and solutions. Get Started The Botkin.AI … US study published in the journal Nature Medicine , researchers from Mount Sinai Health System used AI algorithms in conjunction with chest CT scans and patient history to quickly diagnose patients who were positive for COVID …

Providence St. Joseph Health

Telehealth after dark: health systems can relieve clinician workload through nighttime virtual care | Healthcare IT News | 8/13/2020

Providence St. Joseph Health team members explained during a recent HIMSS20 Digital presentation how their telehospitalist program helped fill the gap for critical access hospitals. August 13, 2020 04:55 PM Smaller critical care hospitals may not have the patient volume to justify having a full-time physician for the night hours. This, said panelists during a recent HIMSS20 Digital presentation, can mean facilities leverage their daytime doctors for the job …

Grady Health System

Grady’s new Jesse Hill Market provides food as medicine to improve patient health | PR Newswire | 8/12/2020

PRNewswire/ – Grady Health System’s new Jesse Hill Market opened today, offering fresh, nutritious food for patients, staff, and the surrounding community. Located on Jesse Hill Jr. Drive on the ground floor of the hospital parking … facility. Grady has earned the prestigious Stage 7 on the HIMSS Analytics Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model - Georgia’s first adult acute care hospital to earn the highest rating for improving patient care and safety through …

UPMC

Most hospital, health systems see increase in genomics, genetics vendors by 2023, report finds - MedCity News | 8/6/2020

HIMSS Media. “Among survey respondents, there was a near-unanimous focus on genomic data management, signaling that health systems anticipate growth and increased use of genomics,” said Philip Empey, associate professor at UPMC’s School of Pharmacy, in a statement. “We are pursuing an integrated, enterprise-wide strategy for genomic data management to enable a range of services, both now and in the future, to continue bringing world-class care to …

Partners HealthCare

Telehealth: ATA president says ‘we have a lot more work to do’ - Healthcare IT News | 6/23/2020

… does for a living, working to advance virtual care. Kvedar, who has run the Center for Connected Health at Boston’s Partners HealthCare since 1995, has been a self-described “telehealth evangelist” over those decades. Now … editor of Healthcare IT News. Healthcare IT News is a HIMSS Media publication. Topics …

Johns Hopkins Medicine

Johns Hopkins Medicine signs five-year cloud deal with Microsoft | Modern Healthcare | 6/18/2020

… Azure, Johns Hopkins inHealth will be able to use the company’s artificial-intelligence and analytics tools to analyze patient data. Johns Hopkins Medicine, a collaboration between the Johns Hopkins Health System Corp. and the Johns … deployed in the cloud, according to a survey conducted by HIMSS Media in 2019. Healthcare leaders and staff included in the survey said they expected that proportion to rise to about 50% of workloads, on …

Medical University of South Carolina

The case for integrating telemedicine education into medical curriculums | MobiHealthNews | 6/11/2020

HIMSS Digital presentation , Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) professors explained that these educational programs can be integrated into a range of healthcare curriculums and colleges, and can benefit everyone from undergraduates to practicing medical providers. “Telehealth is definitely an evolving area of science and application,” Ragan Dubose-Morris, associate professor and director of the Center for Telehealth at MUSC, said during the webinar. “It is important that the education …

Banner Health

Intermountain Healthcare names new CIO | Healthcare IT News | 6/4/2020

… MATTERS Ryan Smith has been chosen for the role after an exhaustive search to succeed Marc Probst, the current CHIME-HIMSS CIO of the year, who is retiring. Smith, who starts later this month, has … Smith served for five years as CIO at Phoenix-based Banner Health, from 2013 to 2018, where he launched innovative digital business strategies, supported geographic expansion, and built a strategic partnership with Cerner – whose longtime …

Kaiser Permanente

News 6/3/20 | HISTalk | 6/2/2020

Kaiser Permanente had just chosen Epic. Cerner had just made its first UK sales and opened its new headquarters. HIMSS offered HIMSS03 in San Diego (with keynotes from Jeff Immelt, Rudy Giuliani, and Patch Adams) following Summer HIMSS in Chicago and also launched Solutions Toolkit, the predecessor to HIMSS Analytics. Computers ran Windows XP while users licked their wounds caused by Windows ME and awaited / dreaded the promised magic of …

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Innovation ROI depends on staying patient-focused, tracking metrics | Healthcare IT News | 4/29/2020

… measure the degree of efficiency their implementations have, said two digital health experts from Thomas Jefferson University during a recent HIMSS20 Digital presentation. It is even more important to remember that the goal of the … Viraj Patwardhan, VP of digital design and consumer experience at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, said one way to achieve success with new innovations is by understanding how and where the consumer will use it. He …

Jefferson Health

Innovation ROI depends on staying patient-focused, tracking metrics | Healthcare IT News | 4/29/2020

… HIMSS20 Digital presentation. It is even more important to remember that the goal of the development should be to create a positive and meaningful experience for the end user. “We work for healthcare,” said Neil Gomes, Chief Digital Officer at Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health, during the presentation, Delivering Real ROI on Technology at Scale . “We are in service of our patients and our students.” Developing a successful healthcare …

Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland Clinic COVID-19 research effort to rely on EHRs, analytics | Healthcare IT News | 4/24/2020

… 19 patients and use analytics to expedite research to find optimal treatment approaches. 10:30 AM The main campus of the Cleveland Clinic. The Cleveland Clinic is establishing a research arm that will use data from … writer to Healthcare IT News. Healthcare IT News is a HIMSS Media publication. Topics …

Hawaii Pacific Health

Hawaii Pacific Health describes how it scored a third Davies Award for pop health innovations | Healthcare IT News | 4/16/2020

In a HIMSS20 Digital session, the Honolulu-based health system explains how it “put the IT in capitation,” and earned a first-in-the nation distinction for its technology-enabled improvements. April 16, 2020 03:15 PM Hawaii Pacific Health CIO Steve Robertson, left, and CEO Ray Vara, center, are honored for their third HIMSS Davies award by Hawaii Lt. Gov. Dr. Josh Green. This past December Hawaii Pacific Health was …

Seattle Children's, Seattle WA

Seattle Children’s Hospital’s chief data officers explains the 11 mindsets for innovation | MobiHealthNews | 4/7/2020

During a HIMSS20 webinar Seattle Children’s Hospitals chief data officer Ryan Sousa explains the hospitals digital transformation. Four years ago, Seattle Children’s hospital began its journey revamping its analytics system. The system originally went from a relatively siloed analytics platform to a dashboard that catered to the clinical, research and business side of operating. “The key thing to highlight is not only do we cover a broader set of the …

Seattle Children's Hospital

Seattle Children’s Hospital’s chief data officers explains the 11 mindsets for innovation | MobiHealthNews | 4/7/2020

During a HIMSS20 webinar Seattle Children’s Hospitals chief data officer Ryan Sousa explains the hospitals digital transformation. Four years ago, Seattle Children’s hospital began its journey revamping its analytics system. The system originally went from a relatively siloed analytics platform to a dashboard that catered to the clinical, research and business side of operating. “The key thing to highlight is not only do we cover a broader set of the …

Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle WA

Seattle Children’s Hospital’s chief data officers explains the 11 mindsets for innovation | MobiHealthNews | 4/7/2020

During a HIMSS20 webinar Seattle Children’s Hospitals chief data officer Ryan Sousa explains the hospitals digital transformation. Four years ago, Seattle Children’s hospital began its journey revamping its analytics system. The system originally went from a relatively siloed analytics platform to a dashboard that catered to the clinical, research and business side of operating. “The key thing to highlight is not only do we cover a broader set of the …

Health Net

HIMSS Latin America Webinar: “We must take advantage of the momentum we have today” | Healthcare IT News | 9/17/2020

… opportunity to promote progress in the digital health agenda. September 17, 2020 03:29 AM The first in a series of HIMSS webinars in Latin America, ‘ National Digital health Strategy and Pandemic Management ‘, was held with … country’s health facilities will be connected to the National Digital Health Network. Cintia Speranza, another official from the Argentine Ministry of Health, reported that there are 3,000,000 uniquely identified people in 90% of jurisdictions, and …

HIMSS Latin America Webinar: “We must take advantage of the momentum we have today” | Healthcare IT News | 9/17/2020

… opportunity to promote progress in the digital health agenda. September 17, 2020 03:29 AM The first in a series of HIMSS webinars in Latin America, ‘ National Digital health Strategy and Pandemic Management ‘, was held with … country’s health facilities will be connected to the National Digital Health Network. Cintia Speranza, another official from the Argentine Ministry of Health, reported that there are 3,000,000 uniquely identified people in 90% of jurisdictions, and …

Humana

Circle Medical says $14M from WELL Health will enable low-cost telehealth app usage | Healthcare IT News | 9/3/2020

… San Francisco, and on contract with most major insurance companies, the representatives said, the company can bill the relevant insurer. HIMSS20 Digital Learn on-demand, earn credit, find products and solutions. Get Started “We are … is in network for a variety of major insurers, including Humana, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Aetna. For those without insurance or whose insurance is not accepted, using the telehealth services costs a $100 flat …

Humana, Amazon cancel HIMSS20 plans amid COVID-19 outbreak | Modern Healthcare | 3/4/2020

Print Getty Images Humana and Amazon are among a handful of healthcare and technology companies that have pulled back on plans to attend the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society’s annual health information and technology conference next week. It’s unclear how many attendees in total have decided not to particulate in HIMSS20, which runs March 9-13 in Orlando, Fla., since organization’s aren’t required to announce plans publicly. But a growing …

Aetna

Circle Medical says $14M from WELL Health will enable low-cost telehealth app usage | Healthcare IT News | 9/3/2020

… San Francisco, and on contract with most major insurance companies, the representatives said, the company can bill the relevant insurer. HIMSS20 Digital Learn on-demand, earn credit, find products and solutions. Get Started “We are … of major insurers, including Humana, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Aetna. For those without insurance or whose insurance is not accepted, using the telehealth services costs a $100 flat fee. Patient languages available include English …

HIMSS, Forrester Research partner to explore digital adoption; Eli Lilly integrating Dexcom’s CGMs and more digital health deals | MobiHealthNews | 12/17/2019

Also: Sutter Health and Aetna’s joint venture partners with house call startup Heal; SideKickHealth announces strategic partnership with Bayer. December 17, 2019 Share MobiHealthNews’ parent company HIMSS and Forrester Research announced today a new research partnership that will survey health system leadership on digital health adoption and measure its impact on patient experience and physician burnout. These findings will be presented at March’s HIMSS Global Health Conference & Exhibition in Orlando …

Hal Wolf

News 10/23/20 | HISTalk | 10/22/2020

October 22, 2020 News 3 Comments Top News Analytics vendor Tibco Software will acquire competitor Information Builders for an undisclosed price. The healthcare offerings of Information Builders include Omni-HealthData data analytics. Reader Comments From Morris the Cat : “Re: HIMSS IT Exec Community. What do you make of this email? It’s the second one from Hal Wolf in as many weeks and reeks of desperation to keep HIMSS relevant to …

Charles Alessi

COVID-19: What is different in our understanding of this pandemic to the accepted wisdom in the spring of 2020? | Healthcare IT News | 10/19/2020

As we have heard repeatedly over the past few months, there is a need to think of managing this pandemic in the same way we prepare for a marathon rather than a sprint, says Dr Charles Alessi, chief clinical officer, HIMSS. October 19, 2020 08:16 AM Adopting this approach occasionally may lead us to think that we all need to re-evaluate what lessons we think we have learnt, as …

Laura Dyrda

Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. Sells 1,082,948 Shares of Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) - Ticker Report | 10/5/2020

… September 2020. Note: Hospitals and health systems do not pay and cannot pay for inclusion on this list. Please contact Laura Dyrda at [email protected] with questions or updates for this list. Largest Health Systems … is home to more than 55,000 employees and has earned HIMSS Analytics Stage 7 certification in both the acute care and ambulatory environments. AdventHealth (Altamonte Springs, Fla.): 49 hospitals. AdventHealth is a faith-based health …

Neil Patel

Neil Patel | 9/25/2020

Executive Vice President President, Healthbox Neil Patel is executive vice president of HIMSS and president of Healthbox, a HIMSS Innovation Company. HIMSS is a global advisor and thought leader supporting the transformation of the health ecosystem through information and technology. As president of Healthbox, Patel is responsible for leading the company mission to empower the reinvention of healthcare through innovation consulting and fund management services. Neil joined Healthbox in 2015 …

Jonah Comstock

Tracking the caliber of Apple Watch’s sleep tracking | Healthcare IT News | 9/23/2020

Apple Watch’s sleep tracking feature is a whole sleep experience, as HIMSS Media Editor in Chief Jonah Comstock found out after taking it on a test-drive. Want to get more stories like this one? Get daily news updates from Healthcare IT News. Your subscription has been saved. Something went wrong. Please try again. Top Story Need for real-world data expected to grow due to pandemic More Stories Third …

Laura Lovett

How digital health indicator is helping connect patient journey | Healthcare IT News | 9/22/2020

Free Newsletter How Digital Health Indicator is helping connect patient journey The HIMSS Digital Health Indicator has enabled a more integrated, outcomes-orientated healthcare system, says Vanessa Janissen, national director of strategy and service development at Calvary Health Care in Australia. Subscribe today to receive our FREE monthly e-newsletter Sign Up Laura Lovett Laura Lovett is an associate editor at MobiHealthNews where she covers the intersection of healthcare and …

Bill Siwicki

How digital health indicator is helping connect patient journey | Healthcare IT News | 9/22/2020

Free Newsletter How Digital Health Indicator is helping connect patient journey The HIMSS Digital Health Indicator has enabled a more integrated, outcomes-orientated healthcare system, says Vanessa Janissen, national director of strategy and service development … town where she went to college, as a health reporter. Bill Siwicki is Features Editor of Healthcare IT News . Bill has more than 30 years of experience in journalism, with more than 18 years in …

Laura Love

How digital health indicator is helping connect patient journey | Healthcare IT News | 9/22/2020

Free Newsletter How Digital Health Indicator is helping connect patient journey The HIMSS Digital Health Indicator has enabled a more integrated, outcomes-orientated healthcare system, says Vanessa Janissen, national director of strategy and service development at Calvary Health Care in Australia. Subscribe today to receive our FREE monthly e-newsletter Sign Up Laura Lovett Laura Lovett is an associate editor at MobiHealthNews where she covers the intersection of healthcare and …

Mallory Hackett

How digital health indicator is helping connect patient journey | Healthcare IT News | 9/22/2020

Free Newsletter How Digital Health Indicator is helping connect patient journey The HIMSS Digital Health Indicator has enabled a more integrated, outcomes-orientated healthcare system, says Vanessa Janissen, national director of strategy and service development … of East Anglia, the University of Massachusetts and Oxford University. Mallory Hackett Mallory Hackett is an Associate Editor at MobiHealthNews . She is a graduate of Miami University, where she studied journalism and public health. Before …

Susan Morse

HIMSSCast: How providers and payers should be preparing for new info blocking and patient access rules | Healthcare IT News | 9/18/2020

HIMSS Senior Director of Federal and State Affairs Jeff Coughlin joins the editors for a wide-ranging discussion of the new rules. September 18, 2020 11:27 AM Healthcare IT News Executive Editor Mike Miliard and Healthcare Finance News Managing Editor Susan Morse welcome guest Jeff Coughlin, senior director of federal and state affairs at HIMSS to revisit our discussion of the groundbreaking information blocking rules that dropped back in February …

Mike Miliard

HIMSSCast: How providers and payers should be preparing for new info blocking and patient access rules | Healthcare IT News | 9/18/2020

HIMSS Senior Director of Federal and State Affairs Jeff Coughlin joins the editors for a wide-ranging discussion of the new rules. September 18, 2020 11:27 AM Healthcare IT News Executive Editor Mike Miliard and Healthcare Finance News Managing Editor Susan Morse welcome guest Jeff Coughlin, senior director of federal and state affairs at HIMSS to revisit our discussion of the groundbreaking information blocking rules that dropped back in February …

Don Rucker

‘Global standards with local implementations’ | Healthcare IT News | 9/10/2020

Global health leaders are optimistic their new consortium can crack interoperability as the pandemic has highlighted the need to work together. This positive outlook was expressed by two influential healthcare leaders on an HIMSS virtual panel. September 10, 2020 11:47 AM Left to right: Catherine Chronaki, General Secretary, HL7 Europe, Dr Don Rucker , National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC), HHS Office of the Secretary, US and Dr Erik Gerritsen …

Donald Trump

HHS focuses on telehealth and tech innovations in Rural Action Plan | Healthcare IT News | 9/4/2020

… HIMSS20 Digital Learn on-demand, earn credit, find products and solutions. Get Started The HHS plan notes that President Donald Trump’s fiscal year 2021 budget would require the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to value telehealth services separately from similar services provided face-to-face for purposes of setting reimbursement rates, framing this move as a way to broaden beneficiary access to Medicare telehealth services. Providers have raised the …

Joe Kvedar

1,100 people sign up for Catapult’s telehealth checkup on launch day, company reports | Healthcare IT News | 9/2/2020

… for family members,” said Ryan Murry, senior director of benefits for Essilor of America, which offers the program to employees. HIMSS20 Digital Learn on-demand, earn credit, find products and solutions. Get Started WHY IT … the American Telemedicine Association conference this year, ATA president Dr. Joe Kvedar noted such tools as necessary aspects of virtual care in the future. He also pointed to new advancements in digital biomarkers – such as …

Mike Kelly

Coalition Calls On Congress to Lift National Patient Identifier Ban | EHR Intelligence | 9/1/2020

… American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME), Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), and Intermountain Healthcare. Patient matching intends to link patient records across diverse medical providers … healthcare system. Most recently, representatives Bill Foster (D-IL) and Mike Kelly (R-PA) have been influential in removing the ban. “I am proud that my bipartisan amendment was adopted by the House,” Foster said …

Bill Foster

Coalition Calls On Congress to Lift National Patient Identifier Ban | EHR Intelligence | 9/1/2020

… American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME), Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), and Intermountain Healthcare. Patient matching intends to link patient records across diverse medical providers … number to identify across the healthcare system. Most recently, representatives Bill Foster (D-IL) and Mike Kelly (R-PA) have been influential in removing the ban. “I am proud that my bipartisan amendment was adopted …

Blair Childs

Coalition Calls On Congress to Lift National Patient Identifier Ban | EHR Intelligence | 9/1/2020

… of an actionable national patient identifier and matching strategy hampers safe, secure and efficient electronic exchange of health data,” wrote Blair Childs, vice president of Public Affairs at Premier, in an emailed statement to EHRIntelligence … Information Management Executives (CHIME), Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), and Intermountain Healthcare. Patient matching intends to link patient records across diverse medical providers or facilities. A patient visiting two different doctors or two …

Jeff Lagasse

HIMSSCast: How the USPS funding battle may affect healthcare | Healthcare IT News | 8/28/2020

HIMSS Media editors discuss the politicization of the Post Office – and of healthcare agencies like the FDA, the CDC and HHS. August 28, 2020 11:17 AM HIMSSCast host Jonah Comstock convenes a panel of HIMSS Media editors – HITN Senior Editor Kat Jercich, MobiHealthNews Associate Editor Dave Muoio and HFN Associate Editor Jeff Lagasse – to discuss recent delivery slowdowns at the Post Office and how they have and haven’t affected healthcare …

John Halamka

Mayo Clinic and Google: COVID-19 shows the importance of data liquidity | Healthcare IT News | 8/26/2020

… to really test this model in an urgent setting,” said Mayo Clinic Chief Information Officer Cris Ross in a complimentary HIMSS Learning Center presentation this week. “What could we do to leverage even our earliest … Healthcare Solutions Director Aashima Gupta; Mayo Clinic Platform President Dr. John Halamka; Mayo Vice Chair of IT James Buntrock; and Google Cloud Healthcare and Life Sciences Engineering Director Ilia Tulchinsky to discuss the lessons learned …

Cris Ross

Mayo Clinic and Google: COVID-19 shows the importance of data liquidity | Healthcare IT News | 8/26/2020

Cris Ross in a complimentary HIMSS Learning Center presentation this week. “What could we do to leverage even our earliest work to try to get insights into the course of the disease of [COVID19] and to augment what we are doing to advance cures and … treatment [of] the disease?” Ross continued. In the presentation, The Investment from the Ground Up: What It Takes to Prime a Healthcare Organization for AI …

Aashima Gupta

Mayo Clinic and Google: COVID-19 shows the importance of data liquidity | Healthcare IT News | 8/26/2020

… to really test this model in an urgent setting,” said Mayo Clinic Chief Information Officer Cris Ross in a complimentary HIMSS Learning Center presentation this week. “What could we do to leverage even our earliest … and ML , Ross joined Google Cloud Global Healthcare Solutions Director Aashima Gupta; Mayo Clinic Platform President Dr. John Halamka; Mayo Vice Chair of IT James Buntrock; and Google Cloud Healthcare and Life Sciences Engineering Director …

Seema Verma

AHA asks HHS to safeguard access to telehealth after COVID-19 | Healthcare IT News | 8/21/2020

… In its letter, which it also addressed to HHS Secretary Alex Azar and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma, AHA advised the administration to take a series of steps in response to … editor of Healthcare IT News. Healthcare IT News is a HIMSS Media publication. Topics …

Jens Spahn

German MoH’s health innovation hub to host international Summit on new digital health opportunities in Europe’s largest market | Healthcare IT News | 8/17/2020

… Jens Spahn, federal minister of health, Dr Gottfried Ludewig, the MoH’s head of digitization, Ritu Nalubola, Ph.D., the director of the Europe office in the FDA’s office of Global Policy and Strategy, and the president and CEO of HIMSS, Hal Wolf. He will share an international view on how to regulate the market and digital health applications. Innovations will reach patients faster Before ‘The Act to Improve Healthcare Provision through …

Matt Hancock

Public Health England’s chief executive reflects on lessons learned from the COVID-19 crisis | Healthcare IT News | 8/17/2020

… Matt Hancock. In a recent interview for Healthcare IT News , HIMSS chief clinical officer, Dr Charles Alessi, spoke to Duncan Selbie, chief executive, Public Health England, about the nation’s response to the pandemic and the outcomes that have followed. “In a time of pressure and adversity during the COVID-19 crises, there have also been some positive outcomes like the implementation of more granular surveillance systems and improvements to the …

Donald Rucker

At ONC Tech Forum, Rucker touts value of HIEs in COVID-19 response - Healthcare IT News | 8/11/2020

… Donald Rucker, National Coordinator for Health IT, began by reminding everyone that the starting gun has been fired on ONC’s 21st Century Cures rules on interoperability and patient access. They were posted in the Federal Register at the beginning of May, which is a “starting point,” said Rucker, during a wide-ranging conversation with Denise Hines, chief Americas officer at HIMSS (the parent company of Healthcare IT News ). Of course …

New York, New York

The global wearable computing devices market accounted for 181.5 million units in 2019, and it is expected to reach 520.1 million units by 2025, registering a CAGR of 19.9% over the forecast period (2020-2025) | Globe Newswire | 6/24/2020

… by 2030. The Internet of Things is the network of these connected devices. June 24, 2020 14:46 ET Source: ReportLinker New York, Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report “Wearable Computing Devices Market - Growth, Trends … in ECG.- In addition, a survey by hospital executives from HIMSS and AT&T found that 47% of hospitals are providing wearables to patients with chronic diseases, and 47% are conducting remote monitoring via in …

The global wearable computing devices market accounted for 181.5 million units in 2019, and it is expected to reach 520.1 million units by 2025, registering a CAGR of 19.9% over the forecast period (2020-2025) | Globe Newswire | 6/24/2020

… by 2030. The Internet of Things is the network of these connected devices. June 24, 2020 14:46 ET Source: ReportLinker New York, Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report “Wearable Computing Devices Market - Growth, Trends … in ECG.- In addition, a survey by hospital executives from HIMSS and AT&T found that 47% of hospitals are providing wearables to patients with chronic diseases, and 47% are conducting remote monitoring via in …

State of New York

The global wearable computing devices market accounted for 181.5 million units in 2019, and it is expected to reach 520.1 million units by 2025, registering a CAGR of 19.9% over the forecast period (2020-2025) | Globe Newswire | 6/24/2020

… by 2030. The Internet of Things is the network of these connected devices. June 24, 2020 14:46 ET Source: ReportLinker New York, Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report “Wearable Computing Devices Market - Growth, Trends … in ECG.- In addition, a survey by hospital executives from HIMSS and AT&T found that 47% of hospitals are providing wearables to patients with chronic diseases, and 47% are conducting remote monitoring via in …

The global wearable computing devices market accounted for 181.5 million units in 2019, and it is expected to reach 520.1 million units by 2025, registering a CAGR of 19.9% over the forecast period (2020-2025) | Globe Newswire | 6/24/2020

… by 2030. The Internet of Things is the network of these connected devices. June 24, 2020 14:46 ET Source: ReportLinker New York, Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report “Wearable Computing Devices Market - Growth, Trends … in ECG.- In addition, a survey by hospital executives from HIMSS and AT&T found that 47% of hospitals are providing wearables to patients with chronic diseases, and 47% are conducting remote monitoring via in …

State of California

Join Mississippi HIMSS for Our Fall Virtual Conference! | 9/24/2020

What’s New at HIMSS Join Mississippi HIMSS for Our Fall Virtual Conference! Do to COVID-19 restrictions, this virtual event will replace our usual GC3 collaborative conference with AL and LA. We are excited to have the New England and Southern California chapters working with on this virtual event. Title: Prioritizing Healthcare Information Technology for an Unpredictable Tomorrow – From the East, South, West and everything in between! Date: Thursday November …

Hundreds of industry groups call on Congress to advance permanent telehealth reform | Healthcare IT News | 6/30/2020

HIMSS and 17 regional HIMSS chapters, the American Telemedicine Association, the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, the American Heart Association, the Rural Hospital Coalition, the California Association of Public Hospitals and Health Systems, and the ERISA Industry Committee, among a wide range of stakeholders, noted that the coronavirus pandemic has triggered an unprecedented wave of interest and participation in telemedicine among doctors and patients. “Much of this transformation is dependent …

York, Pennsylvania

The global wearable computing devices market accounted for 181.5 million units in 2019, and it is expected to reach 520.1 million units by 2025, registering a CAGR of 19.9% over the forecast period (2020-2025) | Globe Newswire | 6/24/2020

… 2030. The Internet of Things is the network of these connected devices. June 24, 2020 14:46 ET Source: ReportLinker New York, Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report “Wearable Computing Devices Market - Growth, Trends, Forecasts … in ECG.- In addition, a survey by hospital executives from HIMSS and AT&T found that 47% of hospitals are providing wearables to patients with chronic diseases, and 47% are conducting remote monitoring via in …

The global wearable computing devices market accounted for 181.5 million units in 2019, and it is expected to reach 520.1 million units by 2025, registering a CAGR of 19.9% over the forecast period (2020-2025) | Globe Newswire | 6/24/2020

… 2030. The Internet of Things is the network of these connected devices. June 24, 2020 14:46 ET Source: ReportLinker New York, Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report “Wearable Computing Devices Market - Growth, Trends, Forecasts … in ECG.- In addition, a survey by hospital executives from HIMSS and AT&T found that 47% of hospitals are providing wearables to patients with chronic diseases, and 47% are conducting remote monitoring via in …

State of Florida

Electronic Caregiver debuts game-changing Virtual Caregiver at HIMSS20 | Globe Newswire | 6/19/2020

HIMSS Global Health Conference & Exhibition March 9-13 in Orlando, Florida. The event brings together nearly 45,000 health information and technology professionals, clinicians, executives and market suppliers from around the world. Addison Care™ is paving the way for the Smart Health Home with Addison, the Virtual Caregiver ™, a state-of-the-art, 3D animated caregiver with an endearing personality. She is designed to engage with and help monitor the health of …

AdventHealth Epic Systems Migration Will Be a Cloud-Based EHR | EHR Intelligence | 6/19/2020

… to Epic Systems and its new system will be powered through the cloud after partnering with Virtustream Healthcare Cloud. The Florida-based health system and Virtustream partnered knowing AdventHealth’s new Epic Systems EHR platform will … other types of EHR solutions. According to information published by HIMSS Analytics, two-thirds of IT leaders from health systems and hospitals reported that they currently utilize the cloud-based technology. Thirty percent of practices …

Denver, Colorado

Technology Conferences Rescheduled for August-November 2020 | 4/6/2020

… face event canceled. Black Hat Asia 2020 (March 31-April 3, Singapore): Postponed . Cannabis Tech Conference for MSP (June 1-2, Denver, Colorado): Online only . Face to face event canceled. CERAWeek 2020 (March 9-13, Houston): Canceled … Google I/O 2020 (May 12-14, Mountain View, California): Canceled . HIMSS 2020 (March 9-13, Orlando, Florida): Canceled . HP Enterprise: The company is set to cancel or put off “nearly all events” calling for travel through …

Which Medical Conferences Are Being Canceled by Coronavirus? | WebMD | 3/23/2020

… now. But one conference of 10,000 attendees, the American Physics Society annual meeting, which was scheduled for March 2-6 in Denver, was canceled the day before the meeting started . Although it’s not a medical conference … consider staying home. The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Global Health Conference , which is slated to have about 50,000 attendees from around the world, has declared itself a “handshake-free” conference but otherwise …