Davies Award

University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics
By Bernie Monegain 11:06 am December 01, 2014
The University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics, which has already achieved Stage 7 on the HIMSS Analytics scale, has won the 2014 enterprise Davies Award. With the use of its electronic health record, the health system was able to improve workflow and documentation as well as significantly reduce adverse drug events and hospital acquired infections.
By Bernie Monegain 10:18 am November 12, 2014
Technology champion Penny Wheeler, president and chief clinical officer at Allina Health will become the first woman and the first physician named CEO at the 12-hospital health system.
By Bernie Monegain 10:52 am August 04, 2014
Devore Culver, MD, is behaving like a kid with a new toy. What is engaging him, however, is not child's play.
CIOs gauge decade of health IT headway
By Bernie Monegain 10:39 am January 17, 2014
The healthcare IT industry just marked the 10-year anniversary of then President George W. Bush's call to action -- in his 2004 State of the Union address -- to finally transform a paper-mired healthcare system into a digital-age industry. CIOs and other industry insiders speak to the progress and look to the future of health IT.
Ed Marx is 2013 CIO of the Year
By Mike Miliard 08:21 am January 14, 2014
Edward W. Marx, senior vice president and chief information officer at Texas Health Resources, one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit healthcare delivery systems in the U.S., has been named the 2013 John E. Gall Jr. CIO of the Year, an award given jointly by CHIME and HIMSS.
By Bernie Monegain 12:00 am December 20, 2013
Healthcare is coming up on the 10 year anniversary of then President George W. Bush's call to action – in his 2004 State of the Union address – to finally transform a paper-mired healthcare system into a digital-age industry that operates more like other sectors of the economy.
Even CIOs are thankful for (some) things
By Erin McCann 10:52 am November 27, 2013
It's a hard knock life being a CIO in the healthcare sector. Federal regulations have shifted IT teams' priorities away from their typical laundry list of day-to-day tasks. But, as responsibilities pile up and overtime hours accumulate, this year as Thanksgiving nears, even CIOs have something to be grateful for.
By Bernie Monegain 10:18 am September 17, 2013
The University of California-Davis Medical Center in Sacramento, Calif., has won the 2013 Enterprise HIMSS Davies Award of Excellence.
By Diana Manos 10:58 am September 03, 2013
The Healthcare Information Management and Systems Society announced Monday it has honored White River Family Practice, located in White River Junction, Vt., as a winner of the 2013 Ambulatory HIMSS Davies Award of Excellence.
By Mike Miliard 11:05 am July 19, 2013
Aiming to eliminate manual workflow steps between the main hospital and remote locations, Mount Sinai Medical Center is partnering with Toronto-based Real Time Medical for a project that will bring teleradiology services to several New York imaging clinics.

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