Quality and Safety

Hospital interior
By Susan Morse 10:26 am July 01, 2020
HHS is expected to renew the Public Health Emergency before it expires in July, tweeted Michael Caputo, HHS's assistant secretary for public affairs.
By Kat Jercich 02:24 pm June 30, 2020
In a recent HIMSS20 Digital presentation, Microsoft M365 Security and Compliance CTO Hemma Prafullchandra warned that bad actors have felt empowered to take advantage of coronavirus fears.

Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida (Google Earth)

By Jeff Lagasse 02:39 pm June 29, 2020
The model's services include skilled nursing, medications, infusions, behavioral health, imaging and laboratory services and rehabilitation.
Frank Cutitta
By Susan Morse 10:26 am June 29, 2020
Former employee and HIMSS board member Frank Cutitta just marked his 100th day recovering from the coronavirus.
By Kat Jercich 01:17 pm June 25, 2020
A commanding 94% majority of respondents to a new Black Hat survey says the pandemic has increased cybersecurity threats to enterprise systems and data – and many say it will continue to.
Doctor standing in busy hospital.
By Mallory Hackett 10:33 am June 24, 2020
Becoming the employer of choice means facing the challenge of creating an exceptional employee experience.
Group of doctors looking at medical imaging display.
By Jeff Lagasse 09:39 am June 24, 2020
LAPTN has helped its clinicians produce tens of millions of dollars in cost savings and meet numerous quality improvement targets.
Telepsychiatry helps small provider expand services, treat during pandemic

River Valley Health and Dental Center in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.

By Bill Siwicki 11:46 am June 23, 2020
River Valley Health and Dental Center’s patients say they can discuss the same things with doctors whether in-person or at home, with clear audio and video at home.
By Mike Miliard 10:14 am June 17, 2020
The RF-ReID technology, developed at MIT's Computer Science & Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, can assess vital signs and take the "collective pulse" in congregate settings by analyzing wireless signals.
By Kat Jercich 03:45 pm June 16, 2020
More than 40% of survey respondents said they didn't trust any organization to keep their data safe.