Tom Sullivan

Tom Sullivan is the Editor-in-Chief of Healthcare IT News. Sullivan writes the Innovation Pulse column and covers major HIT topics including government policy and emerging technologies. Follow Tom on Twitter @SullyHIT

HIMSS18 Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning for Healthcare

AI and Machine Learning for Healthcare event will take place on March 5 at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas.

By Tom Sullivan 09:22 am January 12, 2018
Speakers will cut through the hype to share real-world success stories and discuss the challenges of AI, machine learning, cognitive computing and precision medicine at the AI and Machine Learning for Healthcare event in Las Vegas.
Cloud computing Forum at HIMSS18

The daylong HIMSS18 pre-conference event will include an industry snapshot of what’s really happening in healthcare and provide networking and Q&A opportunities.

By Tom Sullivan 09:39 am January 10, 2018
Expert speakers who have already achieved great success with the cloud will share insights and experience about the innovations, security, machine learning and easy wins the model enables.
google vs microsoft
By Tom Sullivan 09:44 am January 05, 2018
The tech giants both participated in a VC round and three days later, each had also invested in another emerging company with cutting-edge technology tailored for healthcare.
eClinicalWorks lawsuit
By Tom Sullivan 10:01 am January 04, 2018
Though the company is already working on fixing its software and was previously ordered to give free upgrades or help customers switch vendors.
eClinicalWorks lawsuit
By Tom Sullivan 01:05 pm January 03, 2018
Plaintiffs say they had to forfeit meaningful use incentive payments in 2014 and lost out on more money in 2017 because EHR did not meet requirements, though eClinicalWorks says the claims are without merit.
Artificial intelligence and machine learning in healthcare
By Tom Sullivan 01:10 pm December 29, 2017
A look back at what happened and how it shaped the future of AI, cognitive computing and machine learning for 2018 and beyond.
icd-11 World Health Organization
By Tom Sullivan 11:04 am December 29, 2017
Even if the World Health Organization finalizes ICD-11 in May, it will take years for U.S. doctors to start using the next classification system.

Hidden Cobra virus from North Korea is one of the threats in this month's HIMSS Healthcare and Cross-Sector Cybersecurity report. Credit: Twitter

By Tom Sullivan 10:39 am December 28, 2017
The North Korean government’s malicious activity also made it into this month’s cybersecurity report from HIMSS.
white house banned words
By Tom Sullivan 01:30 pm December 18, 2017
Everyone working in healthcare will use those – and the five other words the CDC is banned from writing – no matter what.

Credit: Salesforce.com

By Tom Sullivan 11:59 am December 15, 2017
Salesforce continued its march into healthcare this week when, along with analytics specialist Geneia, it unwrapped an app for population health and value-based care.

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