Government & Policy

By HIMSS TV 03:25 pm January 15, 2019
Dr. Afzal Chaudhry, CCIO of Cambridge University Hospitals Trust, says the new government strategy document is pivotal in changing the balance of healthcare by focusing on patient engagement and open standards and ensuring greater data transparency.
Aniventi co-founder Nejat Unsal
By HIMSS TV 01:51 pm December 27, 2018
Turkey has made tremendous strides in digitizing healthcare and touts more than 160 hospitals validated at Stage 6 of EMRAM. HIMSS TV spoke with Aniventi co-founder Nejat Unsal about how his company is supporting the country’s ongoing mission.
Chair Global Board of Directors of HIMSS Dr. Manish Kohli
By HIMSS TV 02:50 pm December 17, 2018
Chair Global Board of Directors, HIMSS, Dr. Manish Kohli discusses global struggles with quality, access and cost of care and how China has stepped up to those challenges with remarkable speed and level of ambition.
AbedGraham's healthcare cybersecurity expert Dr. Saif Abed
By HIMSS TV 02:43 pm December 11, 2018
To protect the NHS' national critical infrastructure against hacktivists, major crime organizations and nation states, there needs to be further collaboration between key stakeholders, says AbedGraham's healthcare cybersecurity expert Dr. Saif Abed.
Chief Development Officer at Finland’s UNA Plan Pirkko Kortekangas
By HIMSS TV 04:17 pm December 06, 2018
Chief Development Officer at Finland’s UNA Plan Pirkko Kortekangas says that data privacy is a priority, but sharing information is key when searching for medical solutions.
Romanian Health Minister Sorina Pintea
By HIMSS TV 12:38 pm December 04, 2018
Romanian Health Minister Sorina Pintea tells HIMSS Chief Clinical Officer Charles Alessi about digitizing primary care, plans to reform the healthcare system and the concept of a digital hospital.
Stephen Konya talks to Tom Sullivan and HIMSS TV
By HIMSS TV 09:59 am October 24, 2018
ONC’s Senior Innovation Strategist Stephen Konya discusses the Health and Human Services road show visiting American cities to give digital health upstarts and entrepreneurs better access to federal agencies. The next HHS Startup Day is slated for Nov. 8, 2018 in Cleveland.
Bettina Experton talking to HIMSS TV
By HIMSS TV 02:49 pm October 10, 2018
Bettina Experton, MD, and CEO of Humetrix, talks about the history of CMS’s Blue Button project and how 53 million Americans covered by Medicare will now have access to their data through an API to ensure patient safety and interoperability.
Thomas Mason speaking with HIMSS TV
By HIMSS TV 05:00 pm September 27, 2018
Advancing open APIs so consumers can better coordinate their healthcare is a key piece of the 21st Century Cures Act implementation for Thomas Mason, MD, chief medical officer for National Coordinator for Health Information Technology.
GDPR international healthcare
By HIMSS TV 08:49 am July 02, 2018
Hector Rodriguez, worldwide CISO for Microsoft, says everybody in a healthcare organization must be involved in compliance now that GDPR is in effect.