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Elizabeth Clements, business architect at Geisinger Health, will be hosting a session at HIMSS18 on March 7.

By Bill Siwicki 10:02 am February 07, 2018
Don’t get lost in the complexity of large-scale use cases.
AI in healthcare

Last year the showroom floor hosted talks and demos. New this year the Solutions Lab, in Booth 14000-1409, will host interactive sessions to find practical solutions.

By Susan Morse 09:46 am February 07, 2018
The speciality exhibit will feature a dedicated room for attendees to ask questions and get ‘upfront and personal’ on pressing issues.

David Krause, Vice President of the Business Improvement Group at Anthem, will be hosting a HIMSS18 session on March 7.

By Beth Jones Sanborn 09:34 am February 07, 2018
Billing process causes so much confusion that patients say they aren’t 100 percent sure what they owe until the collections agencies call. Providers and payers must band together on smarter benefit design.
women in health IT

Imprivata Senior Vice President Carina Edwards Credit: Imprivata

By Jessica Davis 04:37 pm February 06, 2018
The health and IT veteran discusses how the industry needs women to embrace who they are to fuel innovation.
medication adherence

Claudio Saccavini is CIO of Arsenàl.It Consortium of the Veneto Research Centre for eHealth Innovation who helped developed the patient app.

By Bernie Monegain 04:13 pm February 06, 2018
A mobile app for elderly patients in Italy helps better manage prescriptions drugs with an evolving user-experience design.
patient-centered care
By Bernie Monegain 03:25 pm February 06, 2018
But building the new model of care plans is a difficult task, Mass General geriatrician Terry O’Malley says.
HIMSS18 survival guide
By Tom Sullivan 02:57 pm February 06, 2018
HIMSSsanity is here. Embrace it. Just don’t let the time slip away for lack of preparation.
By Bernie Monegain 02:17 pm February 06, 2018
PCMC becomes the latest hospital to turn to a hosted electronic health record.

CHIME is asking FCC Chairman Ajit Pai to raise the funding cap for its rural healthcare program.  Credit: C-span

By Jessica Davis 02:06 pm February 06, 2018
The agency should also consider directing those funds to areas most impacted by the opioid crisis, typically rural areas with poor populations.
HIMSS Big Data and Healthcare Analytics Forum
By Healthcare IT News 12:57 pm February 06, 2018
What do attendees want? Information and insights to kick off their analytic programs or take them to the next level. Deadline to submit a proposal is Feb. 15.

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