Government & Policy

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.
Finland healthcare system Sitra
By HIMSS TV 08:30 am June 25, 2018
Pia Heikkurinen, theme specialist, capacity renewal at Sitra, talks about the support the Finnish government is giving Sitra to back digital health startups and other healthcare innovators.
integrated care in Spain
By HIMSS TV 02:25 pm June 21, 2018
Jordi Piera Jimenez, chief information and R&D officer at Badalona Serveis Assistencials in Spain, says good systems and shared frameworks are important, but having government policy drive integration is key.
Finland healthcare system Sitra success
By HIMSS TV 03:03 pm June 20, 2018
itra Director Jaana Sinipuro discusses the ideals and successes that have defined Finnish healthcare as one of the most impactful systems in the world.
The Dutch Ministry of Health interoperability plan
By HIMSS TV 12:39 pm June 14, 2018
Erik Gerritsen, secretary at the Dutch Ministry of Health talks about new plans to ensure healthcare providers are sharing their data.
Lucien Engelen, director of the Radboud Innovation Center in the Netherlands
By HIMSS TV 12:30 pm June 14, 2018
Lucien Engelen, director of the Radboud Innovation Center in the Netherlands, says effective adoption of new technology in healthcare often depends on understanding that it is only part of what drives better patient care.
Turkey unifies around digital healthcare
By HIMSS TV 12:12 pm June 14, 2018
Ilker Köse, technology transfer office director at Istanbul Medipol University, says the motivation to adopt EMRAM standards created the momentum needed to transform hospital systems.

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