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.
Elections for the HIMSS North America Nominating Committee will open on Oct. 14, and will close on Nov. 14.
HIMSS provides an overview of the MACRA final rule.
On Friday, Oct. 14, 2016, the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) released the ONC Health IT Certification Program: Enhanced Oversight and Accountability Final Rule. The final rule provisions are intended to increase transparency and availability of information about certified health IT through the publication of identifiable surveillance results.
The collaboration between PCHALLIANCE Connected Health Conference and Partners Connected Health Sympsoium will advance the field of connected health. Dr. Joe Kvedar will serve as program chair, senior advisor and board member to PCHAlliance.
HIMSS recently participated in Healthcare Access, a campaign run in USA Today, to promote awareness of the changes taking place in the field of healthcare.
HIMSS encourages all healthcare organizations to help spread the word about the HIMSS Cybersecurity Call to Action and take a proactive, holistic approach to cybersecurity for the benefit of not only the welfare of their organizations, but—most importantly—the patients whom they are entrusted to care for #HITsecurity
The Moonshot is contributing to the innovation conversation. How else can innovation in science and medicine transform the health system to save lives?
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