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

Brian Dixon Regenstrief
By Tom Sullivan 09:42 am January 21, 2019
Health information exchanges can help providers and public health departments overcome common obstacles. 
Pew APIs

Pew's Ben Moscovitch said APIs hold the potential for a dramatic shift in how health data is accessed and used for patient care.

By Tom Sullivan 09:41 am January 17, 2019
The private sector and government have accomplished a lot and the next phase is critical to the best use of APIs.
By Tom Sullivan 09:01 am January 16, 2019
Definitive CEO Jason Krantz said the deal will strengthen its market intelligence platform.
Adam Greene

Adam Greene, Partner at Davis Wright Tremaine, says even mature programs can lack documentation regulators seek. 

By Tom Sullivan 09:06 am January 15, 2019
Without proper documentation for government regulators, infosec protocols might safeguard data without meeting federal criteria.
cybersecurity command center HIMSS19
By Tom Sullivan 09:04 am January 15, 2019
The speciality exhibit will have 90 booths, two theaters, nearly 60 education sessions and eight challenge opportunities to test your infosec chops.
By Tom Sullivan 11:37 am January 11, 2019
The square will feature Market Debuts sessions, the NursePitch competition, and HIMSS Winner Circle, all focusing on emerging tech, startups and innovation.
By Tom Sullivan 11:32 am January 11, 2019
Everything from AI to wearables and voice tech will be on display for hands-on interactions and live demonstrations.
HIMSS CHIME CIO

Ed Kopetsky of Stanford Children's is the John E. Gall, Jr. CIO of the Year. 

By Tom Sullivan 09:01 am January 07, 2019
CHIME CEO Russell Branzell said he is "one of the most courageous people I know," while HIMSS CEO Hal Wolf added that Kopetsky "epitomizes values and traits all in health strive to achieve."
Vocera Smartbadge
By Tom Sullivan 09:00 am January 07, 2019
New device brings a larger screen, integration with more clinical systems, a panic button and do not disturb features.
GE AI HIMSS19

Keith Bigelow of GE Healthcare says the industry is on a journey to precision health that starts with driving down costs and improving patient experience. 

By Tom Sullivan 08:59 am January 07, 2019
The company will be highlighting its new Edison platform, AI algorithms built into medical devices as well as diagnostics and therapeutics for precision medicine.

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