HIMSS20 Digital Coverage

By Kat Jercich 02:31 pm August 05, 2020
During a recent HIMSS20 Digital session, panelists pointed to the regulatory changes that have eased the way for the expansion of remote patient monitoring services.
By Kat Jercich 09:24 am July 27, 2020
Data literacy, say experts, can empower us to be both predictive and prescriptive in the face of continuing public health emergencies.
Stethoscope and analytics display.
By Mallory Hackett 05:09 pm July 22, 2020
The company conservatively projects a loss in revenue for 2020 spanning from a 1% to 45% decline compared to its original estimate for each sector.
By Kat Jercich 10:23 am July 17, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has revealed the usefulness of in-unit remote patient monitoring – and setting up systems doesn't always require complicated build-outs.
Man talking into a smartphone.
By Laura Lovett 05:44 pm July 15, 2020
Dr. Matthew Fradkin, a pediatrician at Swedish Primary Care and Providence St. Joseph, discusses his work implementing an ambient scribe in his workflow at HIMSS20 Digital.  
Arizona HIE CIO discusses how to get actionable info out of the ‘data dragon’
By Bill Siwicki 11:59 am July 09, 2020
In a HIMSS20 Digital session, Keith Parker highlights the problems inherent in mass amounts of data and walks health IT leaders through making that data work.
Senior woman sorting medication
By Susan Morse 09:58 am July 01, 2020
Providers can reduce liability, avoid readmissions, prevent costs, and have greater patient satisfaction through a transition of care protocol.
By Kat Jercich 02:24 pm June 30, 2020
In a recent HIMSS20 Digital presentation, Microsoft M365 Security and Compliance CTO Hemma Prafullchandra warned that bad actors have felt empowered to take advantage of coronavirus fears.
MaineHealth ACO execs show how they used predictive analytics to launch an ED project
By Bill Siwicki 12:07 pm June 25, 2020
They dug in to find data that showed their emergency department usage rate per thousand was significantly higher compared to other ACOs. Then it was time to strategize.
Digital dashboard illustration.
By Mallory Hackett 10:20 am June 25, 2020
The HHS partnered with the Center for Open Data Enterprise to hold talks aimed at improving how agencies share, integrate, analyze and visualize data.