Chris Nerney

Connected Health Experience HIMSS17
By Chris Nerney 08:02 am January 16, 2017
The show floor exhibit will focus on IoT, telemedicine, remote patient monitoring and next generation technologies. 
HIMSS17 Cybersecurity command center

HIMSS director of privacy and security Lee Kim said the command center will offer education, empowerment and even a sens of optimism. 

By Chris Nerney 07:14 am January 12, 2017
Amid the evolving threat landscape healthcare organizations face today, HIMSS said the command center to empower professionals and instill them with optimism, where applicable.
By Chris Nerney 07:07 am January 09, 2017
Mayo Clinic IT managers suggest identifying practical solutions, then instituting governance and change management policies around identity management. 
UC San Diego governance

Photo courtesy of UC San Diego. 

By Chris Nerney 09:47 am January 04, 2017
The health system said IG enables providers to deliver better care and improve patient engagement while also controlling costs and claims denials. 
cloud mammography population health

Kathryn Pearson Peyton, MD, lifeIMAGE, where Pearson Peyton now serves as Chair of the Women’s Health Advisory Board at lifeIMAGE and Wyatt Tellis, director of imaging IT solutions in the Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging at the University of California, San Francisco. 

By Chris Nerney 07:24 am December 27, 2016
It’s personal for Kathryn Pearson Peyton. But the interoperability upside to storing breast cancer images in the cloud could be a boon to earlier detection and reducing unnecessary imaging. 
physician burnout electronic consultation referral

Delphine Tuot said that eCR systems can help providers achieve the Quadruple Aim by improving the physician experience. 

By Chris Nerney 07:12 am December 21, 2016
Delphine Tuot, director of the Center for Innovation in Access and Quality at the University of California, San Francisco, on three different eCR models and lessons learned from implementing and evaluating such systems. 
By Chris Nerney 10:55 am March 04, 2016
The HIE will invest $250,000 in the local healthcare community to extend data sharing and analytics capabilities.
Maureen Sullivan, chief strategy officer for Blue Cross Blue Shield Association.
By Chris Nerney 08:35 pm February 23, 2016
Healthcare innovation across the United States is being powered by a number of factors – including technology, legislation and the move toward value-based reimbursement – but the engine driving that transformation is data.
By Chris Nerney 07:34 pm February 23, 2016
For hospitals and provider networks to successfully navigate the transition to value-based care, they must develop new care models that emphasize education and outreach to patients, experts say.
By Chris Nerney 03:41 pm February 23, 2016
The Internet of Things is set to explode. Forecasters expect more than 6 billion objects connected to the Internet this year and some expect 50 billion by 2020. But with connectivity comes risk.

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