Population Health

By 02:00 pm February 06, 2019
Improving quality while lowering costs is a recurring theme for many healthcare organizations today, yet barriers exist with the massive amount of data being collected across multiple organizations and applications. Additionally, data silos create massive lag times that prevent the provider from having the most up to date information at the point...
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By 03:01 pm February 01, 2019
A strong process for ensuring accurate documentation and risk-adjustment coding ensures that a high quality of care is being maintained for all patients and that providers are being properly reimbursed for delivering that care. This whitepaper examines the challenges and needs in more detail, as well as demonstrating how using the right data...
By 02:00 pm January 24, 2019
Kaiser Permanente generates vast data assets across clinical care, healthcare delivery operations, insurance, and more. This session covers two journeys with self-service visual analytics within KP: medical imaging and kidney disease care. Both teams use analytics to empower hundreds of clinical and operational users across Southern California to...
By 01:00 pm January 14, 2019
HIMSS’ final ask of state/local/provincial governments is for states continue to supercharge their community-based health IT infrastructure by creating and utilizing integrated, community-based data hubs (or open-data portals) with real-time dashboards and shared analytics to combat the opioid epidemic. The use of these platforms...
By 02:00 pm January 09, 2019
Improving population health and delivering personalized medicine all starts with research. But recruiting patients is an age-old problem: only 3 percent of cancer patients enroll in clinical trials, and more than half of clinical trials fail due to under-enrollment.  The Athena Breast Health Network, a University of California-wide...
Leveraging Open Source to Advance Clinical Decision Support
By 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 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 01:00 pm February 01, 2018
A fragmented healthcare delivery system is widely acknowledged as a barrier to delivering high quality, cost-effective care.

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