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Mickey McGlynn, association chair
By Healthcare IT News 03:07 pm February 23, 2014
At its all-member meeting on Sunday, the EHR Association recognized 17 health IT companies that have adopted the EHR Developer Code of Conduct. The Code was developed by the association and introduced in June 2013.
The HIMSS14 Annual Conference & Exhibition opens today in Orlando. (photo by Bil
By Healthcare IT News 08:17 am February 23, 2014
In the midst of historic legislation and innovations in technology, concerns about secured patient information remain a top-of-mind concern for patients, providers, vendors and healthcare enterprise executives here at HIMSS14.
By Healthcare IT News 09:51 am February 19, 2014
Views from the Top sessions have been a staple of the HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition for years. This year's powerful line-up of speakers includes healthcare innovators, a New York Times bestselling author, CIOs and the chief physician of Disney Parks.
By Healthcare IT News 09:50 am February 19, 2014
The staff at HIMSS has put together two on-site orientations at the Orlando Convention Center for our first-time attendees, as well as those conference vets in need of a refresher.
By Healthcare IT News 08:18 am February 19, 2014
On Sunday, Feb. 23 and Tuesday, Feb. 25, HIMSS14 attendees will have the unique opportunity to tour the innovative and collaborative environment of Nemours Children's Hospital at Lake Nona Medical City.
By Healthcare IT News 08:15 am February 19, 2014
With hundreds of titles covering the hottest and most current topic in the health IT industry, the HIMSS14 Bookstore has an enduring solution to the most pressing concerns in your practice or at your organization.
By Healthcare IT News 09:16 am February 17, 2014
That the world of health IT is rapidly changing is not exactly breaking news. Healthcare organizations are recognizing the need not just for new health IT professionals, but also the continued development of the existing workforce.
By Healthcare IT News 09:15 am February 17, 2014
U.S. military veterans and their families will have a chance to take part in a special program designed to introduce them to potential careers in the health IT industry, during "A Hero's Welcome to Health IT" at HIMSS14.
By Healthcare IT News 12:00 am February 15, 2014
Healthcare and the implications of the Affordable Care Act are at the forefront of everyone's mind. With healthcare costs continuing to rise and concerns about accessibility to quality care, there is not much positive news on this front.
By Healthcare IT News 01:14 pm February 12, 2014
Looking for evidence of successful health information exchanges? Join a panel discussion in the education session "Using Health IT to Create a More Modern, Connected Health Community: Lessons Learned and Policy Insights from ONC's Beacon Communities."

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