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Harold Miller at HIMSS17

Harold Miller, president and CEO of the Center for Healthcare Quality and Payment Reform, speaking in the Business of Healthcare Symposium in Orlando.

By Susan Morse 04:48 pm February 19, 2017
Providers will need to identify ways to cut cost and payers need to be part of the solution.
Mitchell Parker at HIMSS17

Mitch Parker, executive director of Information Security and Compliance for Indiana University Health, speaking about cybersecurity in Orlando.

By Jessica Davis 04:36 pm February 19, 2017
At the Cybersecurity Forum, Mitch Parker encourages communications and planning that involve the entire enterprise.

Kevin Johnson, a security consultant, and Daniel Nigrin, MD, chief information officer at Boston Children's Hospital, speaking at the AMDIS/HIMSS Physicians' Executive IT Symposium in Orlando.

By Mike Miliard 04:26 pm February 19, 2017
Many health organizations still do not appreciate the risks they are facing from determined hackers.
Chuck Spurr at HIMSS17

Chuck Spurr, chief information officer at Shields Health Care Group

By Henry Powderly 02:56 pm February 19, 2017
The provider of MRI services went all-in on the approach, and it’s changed their business.

Jessica Kahn, director of the data and systems group at CMS and Richard Stroup, the director of informatics at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City speaking at the Cloud Computing Forum in Orlando.

By Tom Sullivan 02:45 pm February 19, 2017
Todd Dunn: ‘The cloud is a game-changer that enables us to partner with people around the world.’
Josh Mandel at HIMSS17

Josh Mandel, MD, a physician and software developer speaking at the Interoperability Roadmap in Practice workshop at HIMSS17 in Orlando.

By Bernie Monegain 02:12 pm February 19, 2017
In the works, CDA scorecards, interoperability proving ground, Sync for Science tied to precision medicine.
Polina Hanin at HIMSS17

Polina Hanin, academy director at StartUp Health, at Sunday’s Venture+ Forum in Orlando.

By Susan Morse 01:46 pm February 19, 2017
On the other hand, EHR companies are losing out to digital health firms.

Intermountain’s Mark Lewis, MD, at the Precision Medicine Symposium in Orlando.

By Jessica Davis 12:59 pm February 19, 2017
Intermountain is using genomics to attack the Darwinian nightmare.
Kevin Mitnick at HIMSS17

Kevin Mitnick, former black-hat hacker, now works as a white-hat security consultant. He spoke at the CIO Forum in Orlando about the need key for healthcare organizations to shore up their defenses by developing social engineering resistance training programs and performing penetration tests.

By Mike Miliard 12:56 pm February 19, 2017
At the CHIME-HIMSS CIO Forum, the infamous former black-hat showed how social engineering puts systems at risk -- and how to build a human firewall to protect against it.

Rebecca Kaul is chief innovation officer at the Houston-based MD Anderson and speaker at the 2017 Revenue Cycle Summit in Orlando.

By Henry Powderly 11:29 am February 19, 2017
For healthcare organizations slow to break through, the fate of Blockbuster Video could await them.

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