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The HL7 booth at HIMSS17. (via Twitter)

By Bill Siwicki 04:18 pm February 20, 2017
The National Association for Trusted Exchange at HIMSS17 has unveiled NATE’s Blue Button Directory, which it will be demonstrating at the HIMSS17 Interoperability Showcase.

Gerald Cohen, president and CEO of Information Builders.

By Bill Siwicki 04:08 pm February 20, 2017
Omni-HealthData Insights concentrates on physician practice management, quality and patient safety, hospital patient experience and hospital performance.

Lenovo and Orbit's voice assistant.

By Bill Siwicki 03:58 pm February 20, 2017
Collaboration meant to demonstrate how natural voice assistant technology can help patients be more fully engaged in their wellness at home.
Dan Rather at HIMSS17
By Gus Venditto 03:45 pm February 20, 2017
In an HX360 fireside chat with Steve Lieber, the veteran journalist sees signs of the press returning to its role as a watchdog.
CMS MIPS MACRA

Pierre Yong, director of Quality Measurement and Value-Based Incentives Group and Monica Kay, director, Division of Program Management spoke at HIMSS17 in Orlando on Monday.

By Susan Morse 03:42 pm February 20, 2017
Pierre Yong and Monica Kay explain how to handle payment reform under the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act and the law’s mandate to rid Medicare cards of Social Security numbers.
Deven McGraw at HIMSS17

Deven McGraw speaking at HIMSS17 about OCR’s 2017 priorities.

By Jessica Davis 02:34 pm February 20, 2017
The organization’s deputy director, Deven McGraw, revealed OCR’s 2017 priorities and got real with the auditing process.
Caradigm risk stratification HIMSS17
By Bill Siwicki 02:14 pm February 20, 2017
The population health IT vendor says streamlined enrollment into care management should improve team efficiency and initiation of care.
Patrick Soon-Shiong HIMSS17
By Henry Powderly 01:05 pm February 20, 2017
The pioneering Nant Health chairman says 14-day regimen could put an end to “dreadful disease.”
IBM CEO Ginni Rometty HIMSS17

IBM CEO Ginni Rometty kicked off HIMSS17 with the opening keynote Monday morning in Orlando. 

By Tom Sullivan 11:27 am February 20, 2017
Big Blue also announced value-based care solutions, Watson Health consulting services and a partnership with Atrius Health.
By Bill Siwicki 11:23 am February 20, 2017
The research also found that health IT pros are trending back toward shorter work weeks.

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