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California Correctional wins HIMSS Davies Award
By Bill Siwicki 12:29 pm January 11, 2019
California Correctional Health Care Services takes home the 2018 Davies Award of Excellence Community for its work using IT to reduce hospitalizations for high-risk patients.
By Tom Sullivan 11:37 am January 11, 2019
The square will feature Market Debuts sessions, the NursePitch competition, and HIMSS Winner Circle, all focusing on emerging tech, startups and innovation.
By Tom Sullivan 11:32 am January 11, 2019
Everything from AI to wearables and voice tech will be on display for hands-on interactions and live demonstrations.
By Mike Miliard 11:32 am January 11, 2019
Maryland-based Meritus worked with the Missouri health system's IT arm, Mercy Technology Services, to get a more advanced version of the electronic health record up and running.
By Leontina Postelnicu 11:20 am January 11, 2019
WHAT HAPPENED A pan-European network focusing on robotics is aiming to reduce barriers to adoption by creating a platform for healthcare and technology providers to collaborate.
By Mike Miliard 01:52 pm January 10, 2019
At HIMSS19, John Rekart, chief of quality management and informatics at the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation will show how homegrown analytics enabled a 25 percent post-implementation reduction in sentinel events.

FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD, testifying in front of Congress in June. Credit: YouTube

By Diana Manos 01:27 pm January 10, 2019
The new Digital Health Innovation Action Plan is part of the agency’s broader effort to improve oversight of technologies.
UC San Diego Health opens California’s first senior ER unit
By Bill Siwicki 01:02 pm January 10, 2019
The Gary and Mary West Emergency Department is designed specially for geriatric patients who may be fragile and confused upon entering an ER.
At HIMSS19, HSBlox will debut blockchain tech for clinical trials
By Bill Siwicki 12:41 pm January 10, 2019
Digital Sample Manager leverages distributed ledger technology to bring improved visibility, transparency and tracking to the chain of custody in clinical trials.
By Mike Miliard 09:30 am January 10, 2019
In specialty forums in Orlando, Healthcare IT News and its sister brands will be co-hosting in-depth sessions on today’s hottest health IT trends and topics.  

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