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

Videos | Population Health | March 08, 2016
John Showalter, M.D., CHIO, University of Mississippi Medical Center, explains how he created population health...
Vital Connect, VitalPatch, disposable biosensor, HIMSS 2016
Technology | Wearables | March 03, 2016
March 3, 2016 — Vital Connect debuted the VitalPatch biosensor at the 2016 Healthcare Information and Management...
Philips, eICU, remote intensive care unit, telehealth, multi-year deals
Technology | Telecardiology | March 03, 2016
March 3, 2016 — Philips announced four leading U.S. health systems have signed multi-year telehealth deals to implement...
IBM Watson Health, acquisition, Truven Health Analytics
News | Clinical Decision Support | March 02, 2016
March 2, 2016 — IBM Watson Health announced plans Feb. 18 to acquire Truven Health Analytics, a leading provider of...
GE Healthcare, GE Health Cloud, HIMSS 2016, analytics apps
News | Analytics Software | March 02, 2016
March 2, 2016 — GE Healthcare announced two large systems integrators (SIs) and seven leading-edge independent software...
Technology | Remote Viewing Systems | February 23, 2016
February 23, 2016 — WITS(MD), a provider of medical image workflow solutions, announced a company name change to...
Agfa Healthcare, HIMSS16, enterprise imaging, ECM, Portal
News | Enterprise Imaging | February 02, 2016
February 2, 2016 — Agfa HealthCare announced it would be showcasing its convergence approach to enterprise imaging...
American Heart Association, IBM Watson Health, Welltok, workplace heart health

American Heart Association Chief Medical Officer for Prevention Eduardo Sanchez, MD, MPH, checks out Welltok's health optimization app, which will serve as the platform for a new workplace health program in a new collaboration between AHA, IBM Watson Health and Welltok.

Technology | Patient Engagement | February 01, 2016
February 1, 2016 — On February 1, the first day of American Heart Month, the American Heart Association (AHA) announced...
Technology | Population Health | January 28, 2016
January 28, 2016 — Boston Scientific Corp. and Accenture have developed a cloud-based, data-driven digital health...
Videos | Enterprise Imaging | December 11, 2015
Interview with Kim Garriott, principal consultant, Logicalis Inc., and Jef Williams, COO Ascendian Healthcare...
HIMSS, survey, cybersecurity, cyberattacks, healthcare organizations, IT
Feature | Cybersecurity | June 30, 2015
June 30, 2015 - Cybersecurity was identified as an increased business priority over the past year according to 87...
Videos | Information Technology | April 23, 2015
DAIC/ITN Editor Dave Fornell shows examples of new healthcare IT technology at the 2015 HIMSS meeting that will change...
Videos | Information Technology | April 22, 2015
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) has issue a draft list Stage 3 Meaningful Use requirements. Jeff Coughlin,...
Videos | Wearables | April 22, 2015
At HIMSS 2015, one of the biggest trends was the explosion of consumer health related wearable devices and smartphone...
Videos | Enterprise Imaging | April 22, 2015
During HIMSS 2015, Louis Lannum, director, ITD enterprise imaging, information technology division, Cleveland Clinic,...