A state health agency, which purchases health care for more than 2 million people, found itself with a visibility problem – it didn’t have any.
HIMSS 2019 brought together over 45,000 global health information and technology professionals around a simple question: How do we make life easier for the patient?
A Louisiana health system’s new IT director was tasked with finding a solution to an organizational problem that had gotten out of hand under previous leadership. To put it simply, they were [...]
Health care and pharma companies have enlisted SHI’s help in managing hardware refreshes, device rollouts, and security implementations, and reducing IT costs. But they’re not the only ones. Read [...]
HIMSS is the perfect blend of education, collaboration, and introduction to new solutions designed to address the health care industry’s biggest, most persistent, and emerging issues. Moving to [...]
Most health care organizations have been using EMRs for clinical data capture and financial management. However, this is starting to change, as organizations realize that the data in the EMR can [...]
Spending on health care makes up about one sixth of U.S. GDP, making the industry an influential force—and one that can be slow to change. Still, health care—and its technology—needs to be able [...]
When you’re in the back of an ambulance, you want your EMTs to have the newest, most reliable, most easy-to-use technology. You don’t want clunky computers and tablets from 10 years ago, and you [...]