Precision Medicine

By Zebra 01:00 pm February 06, 2018
Hospitals around the globe are investing in mobile computers and it’s redefining the way healthcare is delivered. Zebra commissioned three global research studies focused on nurse managers, IT executives and recently hospitalized patients to better understand the role of technology in acute care hospitals.
By Verizon 11:00 am January 26, 2018
Join HIMSS to find out more about HIMSS18 networking and mentorship opportunities, as well as get introduced to the 2017 Most Influential Women in Health Information and Technology award recipients.
By 01:00 pm January 17, 2018
According to a recent industry survey conducted by Solutionreach, nearly one in three patients are at risk of leaving their healthcare provider in the next two years. One in eight have already left, and not just because of changes to insurance or a move. Nearly 40 percent left because of a poor experience.
By Intel 01:00 pm December 14, 2017
Healthcare systems have been adapting to the need to analyze an unprecedented amount of data. The improvements to care delivery and cost have been well-documented, justifying this investment. Now, the arrival of precision medicine applications represents a new challenge. During this period of transition, healthcare IT managers will face the...
By Intel 12:00 pm December 13, 2017
In this presentation, Marc S. Williams, MD, Director, Genomic Medicine Institute, Geisinger Health System will provide an update on work being done to enable the use of genomic data within the EHR. Dr. Williams leads the EHR integration workgroup of the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) and he will share work being done by the...
By 01:00 pm December 07, 2017
In healthcare organizations, risks to protected health information (PHI) are driving demand for new security tools that enable compliance. Where physicians and hospital staffers use unmanaged BYO devices to access health records from risky unsecured networks, healthcare firms need to carefully evaluate their security postures. 
By 01:00 pm December 05, 2017
Network reliability and availability of fiber-based services are acknowledged as key contributors to success at rural healthcare organizations adopting new care delivery models, but these same organizations also acknowledge challenges with funding and clinician buy-in in their efforts to enhance healthcare delivery.
By Intel 03:50 pm November 16, 2017
Most healthcare providers believe precision medicine is important to the health and well-being of patients, yet many are uncertain about how to integrate precision medicine into their organizations, according to a recent HIMSS Analytics survey.
By Elsevier 01:00 pm October 18, 2017
The obstacles to personalized medicine include the high cost of precision cancer drugs, the challenge of getting patients fully engaged in their own care, a lack of mature, universal interoperability, and questions about the effectiveness of precision medicine interventions. This presentation will address these issues and discuss how to mainstream...
By Intel 01:00 pm October 10, 2017
In this webinar, Nazneen Aziz will explain the vital role that biobanks are playing to facilitate innovative research through cooperative exchanges of knowledge.

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