Population Health

By HIMSS TV 04:35 am September 17, 2020
Innovation, cultural change and redesigning healthcare strategies have been key during COVD-19, according to HIMSS CEO Hal Wolf, who says digital maturity must be utilized to improve outcomes and manage the pandemic more effectively.
By 08:32 am September 16, 2020
The newest generation of healthcare professionals and the impact of COVID-19 are the focuses of Philips' latest "Future Health Index" survey, which offers a vision into the potential of digital transformation, says Chief Medical Officer Jan Kimpen.
By HIMSS TV 05:00 pm September 15, 2020
Dr. Amy Abernethy, principal deputy commissioner at the U.S. FDA, discusses the need for regulatory "agility" during the COVID-19 pandemic.
By HIMSS TV 07:48 am September 15, 2020
We must use technology to improve healthcare for the whole world, rather than just the richest 10%, according to Bogi Eliasen, director of health at the Copenhagen Institute for Future Studies.
By HIMSS TV 01:30 am September 11, 2020
Managing the whole population during a global pandemic is challenging, so we need to share our learning, says Päivi Sillanaukee, ambassador for Health and Wellbeing of Finland and director-general of the Finnish Ministry of Social Affairs and Health.
By HIMSS TV 08:39 am September 08, 2020
Google Health Chief Health Officer Dr. Karen DeSalvo says search functions let the public know where to find telehealth options.
By HIMSS TV 09:54 am September 04, 2020
This week's top stories include California passing the nation's first law mandating a 45-day supply of PPE, GoodRX filing to go public, and healthcare execs naming telehealth as their top COVID-19 tech problem.
By HIMSS TV 08:13 am September 03, 2020
At the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, hospitals got resources first while post-acute care executives maxed out credit cards buying PPE and staff wore garbage sacks for gowns, says IntelyCare CEO David Coppins.
By HIMSS TV 08:24 am September 02, 2020
Digital health futurist Shafi Ahmed says COVID-19 has shown us that users across the globe are now the "change makers" in ensuring that healthcare delivery is more equitable and accessible.
By HIMSS TV 08:23 am September 01, 2020
Brig. Gen. (Ret.) Dr. Daniel Gold discusses how Israel's military defense expertise fueled the production of medical devices, diagnostics and other data intelligence tools in response to COVID-19.