We are in the thick of HIMSS12, and there is no shortage of people to meet, things to learn and sights to see. Check out this slideshow for some highlights from Wednesday at HIMSS12, including Stage 2 revelations and exhibit hall fun.
Attendees peruse the offerings at the HIMSS12 Bookstore, located next to HIMSS Central. The bookstore features reading materials on business intelligence, mHealth, IT governance and more. A few HIMSS12 speakers will also be on hand for book signings.
Click on the images to enlarge. [See also: HIMSS12 in photos: Monday; Tuesday Part I and Tuesday Part II]
C. Martin Harris, CIO of Cleveland Clinic, delivers a keynote address at the Summit for Health Information and Financial Technology. Harris emphasized the need for a comprehensive financial management infrastructure for healthcare.
Two attendees take a moment to discuss the matters of the day in the HIMSS12 Exhibit Hall.
Attendees get a product demonstration at the Philips booth in the Exhibit Hall.
The meaningful use Stage 2 overview session was overflowing with attendees – some were even turned away.
A look at the riveted audience inside San Polo 3503, where the overview of Stage 2 meaningful use was held.
ONC National Coordinator for Health IT, Farzad Mostashari, MD, brings a sense of levity to the proceedings.
The panel, including Travis Broome, Steve Posnack, Elizabeth Holland, and Farzad Mostashari, discusses the ins and outs of Stage 2 meaningful use.
Following the presentation on Stage 2 meaningful use, Farzad Mostashari takes some time to meet and greet attendees.