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Attendees at HIMSS
By Tom Sullivan 08:07 am April 06, 2015
With more than 1,000 exhibitors, hundreds of education sessions and some top-flight keynotes, it would be impossible for any one person to see all of HIMSS15. But here are a few tricks to help you maximize your time there.
GE building
By Erin McCann 07:53 am April 06, 2015
The company's focus at HIMSS15 will be on financial risk management and getting clinical data from provider groups for help with Medicare payments.
Map and compass
By Mike Miliard 11:17 am April 03, 2015
Noting that it builds on an approach that it "actively supports" -- standards to lay the groundwork for interoperability, and processes to certify that those standards are implemented -- HIMSS has offered qualified support for ONC's Interoperability Roadmap.
Illustration of devices and social media icons
By Erin McCann 10:58 am April 03, 2015
When CMS dropped the Stage 3 meaningful use proposed rule March 20, industry response wasn't immediate. But now it's sinking in, and many have gone to Twitter to voice their opinions. Here's our roundup.
putting puzzle pieces together
By Bernie Monegain 10:50 am April 03, 2015
Officials at OpenVista electronic health record company Medsphere announced it will merge with an IT consulting and outsourcing firm.
Money and stethoscope
By Mike Miliard 10:49 am April 03, 2015
Healthland, which develops IT for rural and community hospitals, has acquired Rycan, a developer of revenue cycle management technology, for an undisclosed sum.
Butterfly emerging from cocoon
By Bernie Monegain 10:01 am April 03, 2015
Banner Health, one of the largest healthcare systems in the country, and health IT giant Cerner have agreed to a multi-year strategic partnership designed to employ health IT and innovation to improve care.
By Government Health IT Staff 08:48 am April 03, 2015
And three ways they could be put to much better use.
iPad with app icons
By Eric Wicklund 08:09 am April 03, 2015
A loose coalition of EHR makers has spent the last several months working on open APIs that could add a whole new level of value to electronic health records platforms.
Laptop and tools
By Bernie Monegain 08:01 am April 03, 2015
Look for the vendor to showcase a range of its tools at the upcoming conference.

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