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Infographic: Who and what were trending on social at HIMSS15?A snapshot of what rose to the top of the social media buzz at the record-breaking HIMSS conference.
What exactly is 'population health,' anyway?There are as many definitions for the phrase as there are people willing to address the question. But within those are some common...
5 hurdles en route to population healthAs the healthcare industry moves toward a more precise definition of its biggest new buzzword, providers and payers are facing some serious...
VIDEO: What is the future of healthcare?Attendees of the HX360 inaugural event at HIMSS15 offer perspectives on what the future of healthcare has in store. How do you see the...
Should HHS delay ICD-10 penalty for two years?Healthcare providers are going to be penalized after the ICD-10 compliance deadline. Not because they are filing claims wrong, but simply...
Andy Slavitt at HIMSS15: 'Modernize the healthcare infrastructure'Speaking at HIMSS15 on Thursday, Andy Slavitt, acting administrator for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, said providers will...
Toward patient-centered population healthEvery health system is unique, and all are at different stages in developing their strategies, aligning incentives and resources, and...
Driving Meaningful Healthcare Transformation through Effective Technology DeploymentIn today's healthcare environment, your organization is faced with making significant changes to the way you deliver care in order to...
DeSalvo at HIMSS15: 'True interoperability, not just exchange'In her keynote Thursday morning at HIMSS15, National Coordinator Karen DeSalvo, MD, said it's now time to "focus beyond adoption" of health...
George W. Bush on health IT: 'Logical solutions become inevitable'At HIMSS15 on Wednesday, the 43rd president and early champion of health IT weighed in on world events, his family's political legacy and...
A genomic CDS takes shape at IntermountainBreakthroughs in genetic research represent an exciting frontier for medicine. But in these early stages, the need for more clinical data...
Hot topics, cool after parties and more at HIMSS15Our columnist has survived her first three days of HIMSS15. She offers some impressions about the show's hot topics (meaningful use,...
Report: Healthcare state of security a mixed bagLet's face it: Security has never really been the healthcare industry's strong suit.
NFL completes technology integrationWith all 32 teams live with an interoperable EHR and related systems, the National Football League is gaining ground in several areas...
ICD-10: What's different this time?The healthcare industry is now closer than it's ever been to an ICD-10 compliance deadline -- if only in calendar days.
Getting down to business with patient engagementJan Oldenburg has been working on patient engagement since the mid-'90s. Back then, there was an "ever-receding five-year plan" for when...
Company says devices are making healthcare smarterThe news is good for developers of 'smart' healthcare devices: Consumers are willing to change their unhealthy habits.
Lessons from Ebola response, applied to disaster planningIn the face of any disaster, be it explosion, weather-related or disease, a medical staff bears the brunt of fast-filling emergency rooms...
EHR plug-and-play capabilities emerging from SMART on FHIR appsHave a great idea for a new way to interact with EHR data? An emerging platform enables you to build your own app or use another from an...
Not 'if' but 'when'Speaker Jeff Bell offered a bit of irony at the start of his cybercrime program Tuesday morning by admitting he left his cell phone in a...
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