HIMSS

This channel contains news about the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), including coverage of its annual meeting. HIMSS is a leading resource for health information technology (IT).This includes all health IT components, including electronic medical records (EMR), PACS, subspecialty reporting systems, remote viewing systems, cybersecurity and archive/storage

The FDA is concerned about cybersecurity of ICDs and cyber security of other medical devices.
Feature | Cybersecurity | August 16, 2017 | Dave Fornell
There is growing concern among patients and regulators that medical devices, especially implantable electrophysiology (...
Videos | Clinical Decision Support | June 29, 2017
Rami Doukky, M.D., system chair, Division of Cardiology, professor of medicine, Cook County Health and Hospitals System...
Videos | Analytics Software | March 15, 2017
Pam Rush, RN, MS, clinical program director, cardiovascular service line, and Craig Strauss, M.D., MPH, medical...
An example of artificial intelligence from the start-up company Viz.AI The image shows how the AI software automatically reviews an echocardiogram, completes an automated left ventricular ejection fraction quantification and then presents the data side by side with the original cardiology report. AI, deep learning, artificial intelligence, medical imaging, cardiology, echo AI, clinical decision support, echocardiography

An example of artificial intelligence from the start-up company Viz.AI The image shows how the AI software automatically reviews an echocardiogram, completes an automated left ventricular ejection fraction quantification and then presents the data side by side with the original cardiology report. The goal of the software is to augment clinicians and cardiologists by helping them speed workflow, act as a second set of eyes and aid clinical decision support.

Feature | Artificial Intelligence | March 10, 2017 | Dave Fornell
Artificial intelligence (AI) has captured the imagination and attention of doctors over the past couple years as...
augmented reality, virtual reality, medical imaging, surgery, Novarad, operating room

A view through a HoloLens augmented reality visor showing an overlaid brain image co-registered with a live patient on a table at HIMSS 2017.

Blog | HIMSS | March 10, 2017
Information technology (IT) is among the least sexy areas to cover in medical technology advances, and is often...
Videos | HIMSS | March 10, 2017
ITN Editor Dave Fornell takes a tour of some of the most innovative new technology that was displayed on the expo floor...
Logicalis Healthcare Solutions, Epic service desk, HIMSS17
News | Electronic Medical Records (EMR) | March 06, 2017
March 6, 2017 — Logicalis Healthcare Solutions announced in February a new service desk offering – Service Desk for...
Videos | Enterprise Imaging | March 03, 2017
Enterprise imaging system expert Louis Lannum was in charge of Cleveland Clinic's efforts to connect images and other...
IBM, Watson Health, Imaging Clinical Review, first cognitive imaging offering, HIMSS17
News | Artificial Intelligence | March 02, 2017
March 2, 2017 — IBM at the 2017 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society Conference and Exhibition (...
Videos | Artificial Intelligence | March 01, 2017
Machine learning is now being commercialized in medical imaging products designed to help improve workflow efficiency...
EchoPixel, True 3-D Print Support, 3-D printing, True 3-D Viewer, HIMSS 2017, RSNA 2017
Technology | Medical 3-D Printing | February 28, 2017
February 28, 2017 — EchoPixel recently announced True 3-D print support functionality, a new set of software tools...
Videos | Heart Failure | February 27, 2017
Ursula Wright, MSN/MBA, FNP-BC, from Mercy Health System, explains how the nation's fifth largest Catholic health...
Siemens Healthineers, Digital Ecosystem digital platform, HIMSS17, RSNA 2017, enterprise imaging
Technology | Enterprise Imaging | February 24, 2017
February 24, 2017 — At the 55th Annual Meeting for the Health Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS),...
augmented reality, virtual reality, medical imaging, surgery, operating room

A 2-D view of what operators see when viewing actual 3-D medical images in the HoloLens augmented reality system using TeraRecon's new software.

Technology | Advanced Visualization | February 21, 2017
February 21, 2017 — TeraRecon debuted its new high-performance, cloud-based augmented reality solution, the HoloPack...
HIMSS Leadership and Workforce Survey, HIMSS17, electronic medical records, EMR, health information technology
News | Electronic Medical Records (EMR) | February 21, 2017
February 21, 2017 — A new study from the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), unveiled at the...