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value-driven healthcare
By Jacques Mulder 04:12 pm November 07, 2017
If value-based care is to take shape, it’s critical that providers actively engage with patients to help them better understand the true cost of care.
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By LexisNexis 09:08 am June 19, 2017
If there’s one point a recent session at America’s Health Insurance Plans Institute & Expo 2017 brought home, it’s that if providers and payers are going to manage their members as a population, they need to start by knowing them individually.
medical devices

Sue Schade believes that making IT work for patients – and all players – get rid of ‘frenemies’ attitude.

By Sue Schade 03:49 pm June 16, 2017
Feeding data directly from a medical device into medical records has reduced errors, improved patient safety and increased caregiver efficiency.
AI machine learning workflow HIMSS17
By Charles Webster, MD 07:21 am February 15, 2017
Charles Webster, MD, MSIE, MSIS (a HIMSS17 Social Media Ambassador and @wareFLO on Twitter) researched which vendor is showing what, and where on the show floor. The final part of his series focuses on container and microservices orchestration technology.
AI machine learning workflow HIMSS17
By Charles Webster, MD 07:27 am February 14, 2017
Charles Webster, MD, MSIE, MSIS (a HIMSS17 Social Media Ambassador and @wareFLO on Twitter) comprehensively researched which vendor is showing what, and where, on the show floor. Part two in his three-part series focuses on the fascinating connection between workflow and conversational user interfaces and chatbots. 
AI machine learning workflow HIMSS17
By Charles Webster, MD 07:11 am February 13, 2017
Charles Webster, MD, (a HIMSS17 Social Media Ambassador and @wareFLO on Twitter) comprehensively researched which vendor is showing what, and where, on the show floor. Part one in his three-part series focuses on the workflow technology increasingly powering data science and machine learning. 

"The best way to think about data is to picture it as the middle layer in a three-part hierarchy that depicts the climb between care delivery and customer engagement," according to Cain Brothers.

By Brian Ahier 01:59 pm February 06, 2017
"Data is the currency of the next century," says Brian Ahier. And nowhere are health data and data management processes discussed, analyzed and examined more than at the HIMSS Annual Conference and Exhibition.

Shareefa Alabulmonem, head of eServices, Office of the CIO at King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center in Saudi Arabia, is one of seven women being honored by HIMSS with a Most Influential Women in Health IT Award.

By Shareefa Alabulmonem 12:27 pm January 25, 2017
Shareefa Albulmonem, head of eServices, Office of the CIO at King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center in Saudi Arabia, is one of seven women being honored by HIMSS with a Most Influential Women in Health IT Award. The women will be recognized at a reception and awards dinner, both on February 20 at HIMSS17
big data reduce medical errors
By David Higginson 08:24 am January 17, 2017
David Higginson explains how tapping into big data enabled it to reduce dosing mistakes among pediatric patients. 
By Mike Restuccia 09:49 am January 12, 2017
Atop the list: Emerging EHR functionality, cybersecurity, analytics and, of course, the next big thing.

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