HIMSS18

HIMSS Immunization Integration Program
By Tom Sullivan 01:51 pm March 07, 2018
Vendors participating in an initiative to improve the accuracy of immunization data sharing between public and private healthcare organizations include an interface engine and billing tools.
workplace wellness
By Jonah Comstock 01:40 pm March 07, 2018
Leaders from UnitedHealthcare, Fitbit and Castlight agree that wearable technology is having a dramatic effect on employee motivation.
Patient engagement vendors at HIMSS18
By Bill Siwicki 01:01 pm March 07, 2018
Docent Health and mPulse Mobile team, Fujitsu America debuts a cloud-based platform, and Wellpepper to disseminate Mayo Clinic care plans.
healthcare payment models
By Beth Jones Sanborn 12:27 pm March 07, 2018
TransUnion’s Jonathan Wiik weighed in on study released at HIMSS18 that shows Americans can’t afford their healthcare now, and it will get worse.
AHIP CMS interoperability
By Susan Morse 12:11 pm March 07, 2018
But while she agreed claims data should be available to patients, the devil’s in the details.
Artificial intelligence applications
By Laura Lovett 11:56 am March 07, 2018
AI is already working in decision support, clinical trials and hospital operations but curation of the data from experts is still important.
ONC chief Donald Rucker
By Mike Miliard 11:28 am March 07, 2018
The National Coordinator explains how ONC is approaching 21st Century Cures, TEFCA, info blocking, EHR usability, the power of smartphones to drive interoperability and more.
eClinicalworks
By Tom Sullivan 11:17 am March 07, 2018
The electronic health record vendor is working on a version that would run on monitors such as Microsoft Surface and feature four distinct panels to help doctors make decisions.
Judy Faulkner Epic EHR
By Bernie Monegain 08:05 pm March 06, 2018
The Epic chief is homing in on social determinants as she works on creating truly “comprehensive” platforms.
Henry Ford Davies Award
By Beth Jones Sanborn 07:55 pm March 06, 2018
System said implementing Epic freed them from a legacy system that had them flirting with meaningful use failure, and ultimately redefined their system.