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April 17, 2015 | Jonathan Bush
Is there a Black Swan gliding unseen through the corridors of healthcare? More

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April 15, 2015 | John Halamka
John Halamka, MD, was not able to attend HIMSS15, but his second-in-command, Manu Tandon, was on-site at the conference. He sends this analysis of the key themes at... More
April 13, 2015 | Jeff Rowe
Carla Smith, executive vice president of HIMSS North America, has highlighted a few of the attractions for attendees. More
April 10, 2015 | Liz Kirk
CIOs must become more aligned with the strategic priorities of their colleagues in the C-Suite -- and in the "post-EHR era" that means focusing on cost... More
April 10, 2015 | Blain Newton
Over the next several months you will notice significant changes happening at HIMSS Analytics, starting with our re-designed website. More
April 10, 2015 | Josh Nathan
While EHRs are the biggest step toward going paperless, most organizations still manage volumes of paper which prevents the establishment of a truly integrated care team... More

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February 20, 2014 | Karen DeSalvo
This week marks a major milestone in our journey towards adoption and meaningful use of electronic health records. As we work toward the secure, private and meaningful... More
February 19, 2014 | Jeff Rowe
A new media survey finds widespread use of healthcare analytics, but experts wonder if providers are really sure about the appropriate and necessary uses of it. More
February 17, 2014 | David Karabinos
Although the federal government's meaningful use incentive program has been a driving force for healthcare IT innovation and adoption, it has also been a... More
February 17, 2014 | Carl Natale
There is conventional wisdom that too many ICD-10 codes is going to make it harder for clinicians and medical coders to do their jobs. More
February 13, 2014 | Jeff Rowe
From a business standpoint, one of the more interesting phenomena in healthcare is how the ubiquity of IT is enabling companies not traditionally associated with... More