HIMSS18

Google cloud AI
By Jessica Davis 07:15 pm March 06, 2018
Machine learning is capable of predicting care outcomes and drastically improving the effectiveness of healthcare -- but how quickly can the industry bring the elements together?
6 policymakers promise change is on the way
By Wendy Almeida 06:05 pm March 06, 2018
At the start of HIMSS18, government officials energize attendees with an insider view of coming changes in Washington.
By Bernie Monegain 05:19 pm March 06, 2018
Brent Shafer says the EHR giant wants to improve healthcare, and he’s asking clients how the company can better do that.
ONC leaders call for fewer regulations
By Mike Miliard 04:55 pm March 06, 2018
As the agency works to advance an array of big projects, ONC is also focused on reducing documentation and quality reporting burdens for providers.
cybersecurity threats
By Jessica Davis 04:12 pm March 06, 2018
Leaders from Allscripts, NIH, Albany Medical Center and others offered a sobering look at cyberattack risks, calling for bigger budgets and a security-first culture.
CMS interoperability
By Susan Morse 02:17 pm March 06, 2018
The government-wide MyHealthEData initiative is led by the White House Office of American Innovation.
AMA president
By Jonah Comstock 02:00 pm March 06, 2018
AMA president, Mayo CIO says there’s still work to be done before can truly gain adoption.
Cerner, Salesforce to collaborate
By Bill Siwicki 01:53 pm March 06, 2018
Cerner is combining its HealtheIntent platform with Salesforce’s Health Cloud and Marketing Cloud, and Google is showing off its API for the healthcare cloud.
By Laura Lovett 01:47 pm March 06, 2018
Co-founder Indu Subaiya called on providers to embrace and think beyond their walls.
Jared Kushner at HIMSS18
By Tom Sullivan 12:50 pm March 06, 2018
The President’s senior advisor said the government’s strategy will involve unleashing data to spark innovations such as AI and machine learning with the ultimate goal of interoperability for all Americans.