There are many resources at HIMSS to help the working physician understand Health IT and Informatics. Enrich yourself with these complimentary resources:
Clinical Decision Support
Clinical Decision Support seeks to improve patient care at the point of delivery through a variety of useful tools.
Connected Patient formally Patient Engagement
Effectively understand how to best e-engage patients with focus on Meaningful Use Stage 2 patient engagement requirements, secure messaging and patient portals.
Education: Beyond Stage One Meaningful Use
The HIMSS Regional Event Dinner Series focuses on Meaningful Use Stage 2 criteria. View presentations from the March 19, 2014 event in Dover Delaware by Dr. Lou Diamond, Mat Kendall and Dr. Barbara Connors.
Electronic Medication Reconciliation (Med Rec) Resource Center
Use this library of publicly-available resources and tools to learn everything you need to know about electronic medication reconciliation and its effects on care coordination and continuity of care.
Health Information Exchange
Learn about Health Information Exchange (HIE) organizations, networks and initiatives at the local, regional and state levels.
Health IT Public Policy
Access the latest updates on public policy in health IT.
HIT User Experience in Health IT
Gain an understanding of the major terminology, explore the major issues and opportunitities, and utilize resources created for and by the HIMSS User Experience committee and community here.
View various resources and tools which will assist organizations in the transition from ICD-9 to ICD-10, including the ICD-10 Playbook and tool kits.
Interoperability & Standards
Learn about Interoperability & Standards by accessing information on health information exchange, standards based interoperability solutions and the Interoperability & Standards Toolkit.
Meaningful Use OneSource
Meaningful Use OneSource assists eligible healthcare providers and professionals in understanding Meaningful Use Stage 1 and Stage 2 requirements, timelines
Explore resources on the generation, aggregation and dissemination of health information via mobile and wireless devices.
Physician Dinner Series
HIMSS is offering a new Physician Dinner event. This event is a 4-hour evening, on-site education event that HIMSS will bring right to your organization.
The event will be focused on providing Meaningful Use education, resources, tools and the practical know-how towards achieving Electronic Health Record (EHR) Meaningful Use Stage 2 criteria, and will be geared for both primary care and specialty providers currently working on Meaningful Use initiatives.
Access the presentations for the Cleveland, OH Meaningful Use Dinner Event