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National Health IT Week
One Voice, One Vision: Join us in the 9th Year of Transforming Health
September 15-19, 2014.Learn More
The HIMSS Health IT Value Suite ™
Realizing the value of Health ITLearn More
HIMSS Policy SummitShare your health IT journey with congressional representatives.September 17-18, 2014Register
HIMSS is a global, cause-based, not-for-profit organization focused on better health through information technology (IT). HIMSS leads efforts to optimize health engagements and care outcomes using information technology. Learn more.
HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition is the industry’s largest health IT educational program and exhibition center. HIMSS15 will take place April 12-16, 2015 in Chicago, IL. Learn more.
2014 Edition Release 2 Electronic Health Record (EHR) Certification Criteria and the ONC HIT Certification Program; Regulatory Flexibilities, Improvements, and Enhanced Health Information Exchange
Sep 10, 2014 - The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) released the “2014 Edition Release 2 Electronic Health Record (EHR) Certification Criteria and the ONC HIT Certification Program; Regulatory Flexibilities, Improvements, and Enhanced Health Information Exchange” in the Federal Register on Wednesday, September 10th.
Docs still unconvinced of EHRs' worth
Sep 17, 2014
Fewer than 25 percent of physicians say electronic health records have made them more efficient, and not even 33 percent of them say EHRs have improved care quality, according to a new survey.
[See also: ICD-10 cost a 'crushing burden' for docs]
New bill aims to ease MU reporting rules
Sep 17, 2014
Just one day after a chorus of industry groups implored HHS to reconsider its burdensome Stage 2 attestation requirements, a new bi-partisan bill seeks to offer providers meaningful relief.
[See also: Calls for Stage 2 changes grow louder]
CIO to discuss cyber attack, lessons learned, Sept, 8-9 in Boston
Sep 3, 2014
At the HIMSS Media and Healthcare IT News Privacy & Security Forum in Boston Sept. 8-9, Children's Hospital CIO Daniel Nigrin, MD will discuss his experience defending the hospital's network last spring against aggressive cyber attacks.
HIMSS Policy SummitGrand Hyatt | 1000 H Street NW | Washington, DC 20001
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