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HIMSS17 The Last Well
By Gus Venditto 06:53 am February 09, 2017
An exhibit hall water pump represents a project to solve an urgent health issue. 
IBM new collar jobs Africa

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By Bernie Monegain 04:03 pm February 08, 2017
Big Blue aims to reach up to 25 million millennials across the continent to develop STEM skills.
By Jessica Davis 02:18 pm February 08, 2017
Hackers reportedly had access to the practice's server between February and July of 2016. The files contained names, Social Security numbers, addresses, phone numbers, dates of birth, CPT codes and insurance information.

 

 

By Jessica Davis 01:42 pm February 08, 2017
St. Jude Medical announced that a third-party security research firm has found more flaws in the Merlin@home Transmitter medical device. It has patched the vulnerabilities, which leave the device exposed to a man-in-the-middle attack.

Jeff Bourgeois, president and CEO of San Juan Regional Medical Center, expects new technology will boost patient care and also efficiency.

By Bernie Monegain 12:16 pm February 08, 2017
Hospital system is rolling out EHR, population health platform, data warehouse and revenue cycle management technologies in consolidation from more than 75 existing applications.
Innovacer MIPS reporting optimization

Innovaccer co-founders, left to right, Sandeep Gupta, chief operating officer; Abhinav Shashank, CEO; and Kanav Hasija, chief strategy and research officer.

By Bernie Monegain 11:30 am February 08, 2017
The new technology is designed to help providers monitor clinical outcomes and make government reporting easier.
HIMSS17 Survival Guide Orlando
By Gus Venditto 07:28 am February 08, 2017
Essential details to help you get the most from your annual conference experience.
Kaiser Permanente CIO Daniels

Kaiser chief information officer Dick Daniels said the current pace of innovation bring the opportunity for rapid advancements in care delivery. 

By John Andrews 07:25 am February 08, 2017
Daniels said that Kaiser’s consumer strategy involves aligning design and technology to focus on consumer outreach. 
Citrix Workspace IoT

Citrix vice president of mobility solutions Chris Fleck said the workspace foretells life beyond virtualization: the future of IoT. 

By Tom Sullivan 07:22 am February 08, 2017
The company’s unified workspace pulls together new and emerging technologies to enable hospitals to replace desktop PCs with sub-$100 devices running Raspberry Pi. 
HIMSS17 Social Media Ambassador
By Tom Sullivan 07:06 am February 08, 2017
The social media maven’s other heroes include the Clown of Aleppo and the volunteer clinicians who remain in Syria without seeking glory or reimbursement. Bishop also reveals that she was once ranked among the top 10 in the nation for youth equestrian events. 

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