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By Edmund Billings, MD 09:12 am July 23, 2013
The word ‘innovation’ gets bandied about with such frequency in healthcare analyses these days, you’d think it had some kind of magic transformational power.
By Edmund Billings, MD 08:13 am May 10, 2013
A question: What is the opposite of health IT return on investment? The answer: Unintended financial consequences, or UFCs, for short.
By Helen Figge 07:58 am July 23, 2012
HIMSS Professional Development and Informatics continues to move forward with creating and facilitating programs in support of the nursing community.
By Helen Figge 08:00 am May 21, 2012
The nursing profession continues to gain much momentum within the HIMSS community. Our membership of nurses continues to grow under the auspices of Joyce Sensmeier, Vice President, HIMSS Informatics.
By Helen Figge 08:08 am April 16, 2012
The HIMSS Nursing Informatics Community of Profession has seen tremendous success in understanding and exploring the impact of the informatics nurse professional.
By Helen Figge 08:05 am February 06, 2012
Our first Nurse Informatics Institute Day event was held at Sharp HealthCare on Friday January 27, 2012 and it was an overwhelming successful event.
By Mike Miliard 01:19 pm November 22, 2011
This past week I had the pleasure of traveling, along with MedTech Media Editorial Director Rich Pizzi, to Amelia Island, Fla. for the inaugural HIMSS Leaders & Innovators conference.
By Jennifer Dennard 09:02 am September 02, 2011
Though it was longer ago than I care to admit, I can remember checking out every copy of the Choose Your Own Adventure series my local library had to offer. Imagine my surprise when I found a similar concept had been applied to the curriculum at the University of Pittsburgh's School of Medicine.
By Brian Ahier 08:19 am September 01, 2011
Healthcare is one of the last industries in the United States to universally incorporate technological advancements.
By John Nackel, PhD 03:50 pm June 14, 2011
The proposed CMS regulations on Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) took the first step in promoting discussions about lowering costs, but how to align these costs between each healthcare stakeholder is still an issue and obstacle, leaving most of us to wonder — how will this all actually work?

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