We are at HIMSS19 in Orlando talking to vendors, attendees, and HIMSS news bureau. Here are some of the announcements coming from the conference.
Press releases on health IT mergers and acquisitions, product releases, personnel announcements, and partnerships.
Health Systems Advise Financially Struggling Peers to Measure EHR Vendor Value Propositions Against Heavy Brand Influences
Over seven frenzied years of inpatient EHR system implementations, Black Book crowd-surveyed tens of thousands of tech-weary hospital executives and user-level IT staff that withstood at least one broad EHR system switch to reconsider if providers got what they bargained for.
A year ago, the buzz swirled on how the role of the incumbent executive-in-charge of healthcare IT systems was quickly evolving from a position focused on providing infrastructure, applications and analytics support to the organization, into an overall strategic business leader.
The Office of the Chief Technology Officer within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded a contract launching a formal research project focused on health IT modernization at the Indian Health Service (IHS).
CHIME Opioid Task Force launched a fundraising campaign to support the newly created CHIME Opioid Health IT Action Center, a web-based repository for healthcare organizations seeking resources and knowledge on the opioid crisis.
WEDI, the nation’s leading nonprofit authority on the use of health IT to create efficiencies in healthcare information exchange and a trusted advisor to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, announced the winners of its annual awards program.
Boston Scientific Corporation announced a worldwide call for submissions to the fourth annual Boston Scientific Connected Patient Challenge, an open competition to promote the development of meaningful innovation to address complex healthcare challenges.
The following is a statement of principles by the Bipartisan Policy Center’s Expert Panel on the Future of Health Care on reforming America’s health care system.
The application period for HIMSS Committees is now open until July 6th. Term of two fiscal years, HIMSS seeks health IT architects, innovators and trailblazers to help lead and execute HIMSS’ strategic initiatives.
Black Book Poll: The effective use of mobile technology in the regulated healthcare industry is improving patient safety and outcomes according to 94 percent of physicians and 90 percent of hospitals leaders surveyed.
Medical Group Management Association released its 2018 MGMA DataDive Provider Compensation revealing primary care physicians’ compensation rose by more than 10 percent over the past five years.
HMP, a leading health care education and events company, and the National Committee for Quality Assurance, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving health care quality, announced the launch of the Health Care Quality Congress.
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