Population Health

Leveraging Open Source to Advance Clinical Decision Support
By HIMSS Learning Center 01:00 pm November 15, 2018
Join our webinar to take a deep dive into the research and solutions that healthcare organizations are using today to achieve success and satisfaction in clinical decision support (CDS), including the role of open-source software to obtain the desired capabilities.
By 01:00 pm November 08, 2018
Connected health and remote patient monitoring, combined with interactive patient engagement apps, have a tremendous potential to transform chronic disease management in the hospital setting and beyond. But deploying such programs, and managing the IoT assets they often depend on, can pose a host of challenges at both the provider and the patient...
By HIMSS Women in Health IT 02:30 pm October 12, 2018
In 2016 alone, more than 11.5 million people reported misuse of prescription pain medicine. HIMSS recognizes the role and value of health information and technology to address the opioid crisis. HIMSS also aims to elevate the voices of women who have been fiercely working to address the crisis across the U.S.
By 02:00 pm October 10, 2018
Flagler Hospital is a 335-bed hospital in St. Augustine, Florida. They don’t have a single data scientist on staff. Nonetheless, they have orchestrated one of the most successful deployments of artificial intelligence in healthcare - delivering cost savings of more than 30%, reducing the length of stay by days and reducing readmissions by a...
By Healthcare IT News 01:00 pm February 01, 2018
A fragmented healthcare delivery system is widely acknowledged as a barrier to delivering high quality, cost-effective care.
By Verizon 11:00 am January 16, 2018
Join HIMSS to find out more about HIMSS18 networking and mentorship opportunities, as well as get introduced to the 2017 Most Influential Women in Health IT award recipients.
By 08:52 am December 07, 2017
Combining infographic-worthy statistics with contextual background information, this solutions-based ebook offers a detailed look at the inherent challenges of transitions and how a combination of people, processes and technology better enable them.
By Intel 03:53 pm November 16, 2017
Providers recognize the importance of population health initiatives, but have concerns about funding and implementing.
By 08:04 pm October 12, 2017
This paper not only offers explanations of why the per capita cost of healthcare is significantly higher in the United States than, say, European countries, but also gives suggestions for what we can do about it and how digital health can help.
By 09:52 am September 11, 2017
Social determinants of health, comprising a variety of data, are valuable when utilized to improve care management and risk stratification activities. This whitepaper dispels common myths about what info provides insights into SDOH and how to use it.

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