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Jeff Coughlin, senior director of federal and state affairs, HIMSS, speaks at the Think Tank

By Lenovo Health 09:00 am June 28, 2017

There’s plenty of discourse and dissent about the future of healthcare in the United States. Value-based care, however, seems to be eliciting support from all corners, according to Jeff Coughlin, senior director of federal and state affairs, HIMSS.

By Intel 10:58 am June 27, 2017

Connected health and telemedicine solutions are gaining critical mass, both in functionality and acceptance. At HIMSS17, it was clear that these technological advances are enabling cost-effective, value-based care delivery solutions. And as this eBook shows with many examples, the gap is closing between today's early adopters and the widespread, mainstream adoption we can expect in the not-too-distant future, where anytime, anywhere care is the norm.

By Intel 10:55 am June 27, 2017

Due to concerns about security, transparency, availability and uptime – where technology failure can pose a risk to patient safety – some healthcare professionals hesitate to move to the cloud. While these apprehensions may be valid, they are surmountable. As this eBook shows, HIMSS17 provided an excellent venue to discuss how various players are optimizing patient care, engagement and business operations using the cloud, along with where this technology is taking us.

By Intel 10:24 am June 27, 2017

Though the original motivation may remain the same, the methods and technologies that enable patient engagement are changing. This theme showed up strongly throughout HIMSS17. In fact, perhaps "engagement" itself has even become an inadequate term. As seen in this eBook, "personalization" and "empowerment" may be better descriptors of how digital innovations in connected health are changing the ability of patients to take ownership of their respective health journeys.

The Health Innovation Summit: A Collaborative Think Tank of Global Thought Leaders

By HIMSS Media 09:05 am June 27, 2017

HIThinkTank is a dynamic group of health industry leaders dedicated to leveraging their collective wisdom in an effort to share best practices and positively affect public policy.

By LexisNexis 02:23 pm June 26, 2017

Learn how University of Utah Health improved care coordination and communication with its more than 1,000 physicians leading to improved resource allocation and cost savings.

By Intel 11:13 am June 19, 2017

Connected health and telemedicine solutions are gaining critical mass, both in functionality and acceptance. At HIMSS17, it was clear that these technological advances are enabling cost-effective, value-based care delivery solutions. And as this eBook shows with many examples, the gap is closing between today's early adopters and the widespread, mainstream adoption we can expect in the not-too-distant future, where anytime, anywhere care is the norm.

By LexisNexis 09:08 am June 19, 2017

If there’s one point a recent session at America’s Health Insurance Plans Institute & Expo 2017 brought home, it’s that if providers and payers are going to manage their members as a population, they need to start by knowing them individually.

By Intel 01:41 pm June 14, 2017

The healthcare industry is making significant efforts to improve components of the patient financial experience, as the connection from it to the provider's revenue stream becomes increasingly clearer. This eBook offers a detailed look at a variety of solutions from HIMSS17 that showcase the changing dynamics of front-end RCM business processes, greater collaboration between payers and providers, and increased engagement from financial institutions.

By Intel 01:39 pm June 14, 2017

New approaches being applied to solving the long-standing interoperability challenge include both emerging standards and protocols, and the innovative use of existing technologies. Moving the interoperability bar toward a more connected future state is imperative. This eBook is based on presentations at HIMSS17 that report on today's obstacles, challenges and evolving models, with a goal of fully realizing solutions in such areas as patient engagement, trusted exchange and image sharing.