Government & Policy

By Mike Miliard 04:32 pm June 24, 2019
The White House wants "explainable" systems for healthcare, not black boxes, and wants research into new technologies that are "reliable, dependable, safe, and trustworthy."
By Mike Miliard 11:01 am June 19, 2019
FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr has announced the agency will vote to advance a $100 million Connected Care Pilot Program, enabling telehealth expansion for low-income Americans nationwide.
By Rebecca McBeth 03:50 am June 19, 2019
MidCentral District Health Board (DHB) has published one of New Zealand’s first district-wide digital health strategies.

The goal of TEFCA is to "provide a single 'on-ramp' to nationwide connectivity," according to ONC.

By Mike Miliard 01:04 pm June 18, 2019
HIMSS, Sequoia Project and others weigh in on Draft 2 of the Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement, urging caution that it not disrupt existing HIE processes.
By Tammy Lovell 05:47 am June 18, 2019
UK finance innovation ecosystem will promote collaboration with industry to ensure new technologies meet NHS priorities.
By Tammy Lovell 01:40 am June 13, 2019
North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust has announced it will invest more than $15m over the next three years to revolutionise its clinical systems and improve patient care.
By Mike Miliard 02:50 pm June 12, 2019
The group wants to advance the ability of augmented intelligence to enhance care, boost population health, drive value and improve physician satisfaction.
By Leontina Postelnicu 12:38 pm June 12, 2019
Erik Gerritsen, vice minister of the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport in the Netherlands, had a simple message for delegates on the second day of the HIMSS & Health 2.0 European conference in Helsinki this evening: there is an urgent need to address the “glob

Päivi Sillanaukee, permanent secretary of the ministry of social affairs and health in Finland

By Leontina Postelnicu 06:59 am June 11, 2019
Päivi Sillanaukee put emphasis on the need for international co-operation at the HIMSS & Health 2.0 European conference.
By Mike Miliard 03:55 pm June 05, 2019
The informatics group says the feds should do more to protect against bad data and algorithm bias, and keep cybersecurity top of mind in its software-as-a-medical-device rules.

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