A guide to the annual event taking place in Washington, DC next week, as well as virtual and live gatherings around the country. Topical and timely themes include precision medicine, telehealth, interoperability and population health.
In this clip, Carla Smith, EVP of HIMSS North America, and Miriam Paramore, Senior Advisor for NueCura partners, discuss the pay gap between women and men in health IT. Recorded at the Women in Health IT Roundtable session from HIMSS16.
Harun Rashid, CIO of Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, describes how new patient engagement initiatives at his organization are helping patients, parents and care teams improve treatment plans together.
Tina Esposito of Advocate Health Care discusses the basics of developing a big data strategy in healthcare, emphasizing the importance of aligning analytics strategies with overall business objectives and detailing her organization's experiences. Recorded at the 2016 Big Data & Healthcare Analytics Forum in San Francisco.
Katrina Miller and Esther Lee of L.A. Care Health Plan discuss the challenges of comparing the data from those who fall into the newer Medicaid expansion population against other sets, and the importance of top level support in getting big data initiatives off the ground. Recorded at the 2016 Big Data & Healthcare Analytics Forum in San Francisco.