Government & Policy

By HIMSS TV 05:41 am July 10, 2020
This week's top stories include primary care doctors saying they're not ready for the next COVID-19 surge and the VA and Philips building what they're calling the world's largest remote intensive care system.
By HIMSS TV 01:20 am July 02, 2020
This week's top stories include the Trump administration asking the Supreme Court to end the Affordable Care Act and hundreds of industry groups calling on Congress to advance permanent telehealth reform.
By HIMSS TV 07:08 am July 01, 2020
Luis Gustavo Gasparini Kiatake, president of the Brazilian Health Informatics Association, discusses the challenges of data exchange, digital maturity and culture in the country's transformation journey, in this episode of The Alessi Agenda.
By HIMSS TV 07:29 am May 12, 2020
Lyniate Chief Product and Strategy Officer Drew Ivan and Life Image CEO Matthew Michela discuss how technology issues for interoperability are more of a cultural than a deployment challenge.
By HIMSS TV 08:24 am March 12, 2020
Omar Fikree, vice president at Mubadala Investment Company, is collaborating with a number of reputable regulators to shape digital health.
By HIMSS TV 07:52 am March 09, 2020
Mohannad Jameel M Brembali, general director of Health Supporting Systems at the Ministry of Health KSA, discusses Saudi Arabia's use of telehealth to improve healthcare access to patients in remote areas of the country.
By HIMSS TV 08:54 am February 26, 2020
The next priority in Turkey's drive to improve patient care, support clinical staff and pursue digital maturity is artificial intelligence, says Dr. Şuayip Birinci, the country's deputy minister of health.
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By HIMSS TV 06:00 am February 14, 2020
Rajendra Pratap Gupta, board member at the International Society for Telemedicine & eHealth (ISfTeH), says the future will see the rise of fitness wearables with patients managing their own health to a much greater degree.
Kalle Killar, deputy secretary general at the Ministry of Social Affairs in Estonia
By HIMSS TV 02:00 pm February 11, 2020
Kalle Killar, deputy secretary general at the Ministry of Social Affairs in Estonia, says that citizens have full access to how their data is used in managing their healthcare which helps ensure trust remains high between the stakeholders.
Dr. Salman Al-Sabah
By HIMSS TV 02:00 pm February 10, 2020
Dr. Salman Al-Sabah, president of the Kuwait Association of Surgeons, says his country wants to learn from others and collaborate effectively with all stakeholders, which offers huge potential as the country moves toward a national electronic health record.