HIMSS recognizes Petaluma Health Center (PHC) as a 2017 HIMSS Community Health Davies Award recipient.
The HIMSS Health IT Value Suite is a collection of practical and measurable tools and resources that allow healthcare organizations to embrace the change that technology enables in order to maximize clinical, operational and financial outcomes on their journey to demonstrating the value of digital health. It provides organizations with the means to assess their value-based care optimization efforts, create their health IT optimization strategies, achieve their goals, gain recognition for their efforts, and finally, share their success stories with others like them - all by leveraging the power of people, processes and technology to transform health and healthcare through IT.
Build your value optimization strategy for the five types of HIT value covered in the HIMSS STEPSTM Framework
Gain recognition for your organization's HIT value optimization efforts by applying for a Davies Award
The HIMSS Value Score is an analysis tool that allows healthcare provider organizations to measure and manage their strategic decisions regarding the return on their health IT investments, implementations and usage in the pursuit of increased operational productivity and higher quality clinical outcomes at the unit, department, and enterprise level.
The HIMSS HIT Value STEPS™ value realization framework provides an easily understood vocabulary for stakeholders to leverage when formulating strategies related to operating in a value-based business model. The STEPS™ value realization framework is built around five major categories of value that can be driven through the use of health IT.View All
Guides to Value provide best practice guidance by offering education and action plans from industry thought leaders focused on key areas that drive health IT value optimization. Here, healthcare organizations can gain insights on the best approach to take to leverage people, processes and technologies as it relates to timely issues that improve all stakeholders' experience of care, improves the health of populations and reduces the per capita cost of health care.View All
The HIMSS Nicholas E. Davies Award of Excellence recognizes outstanding achievement by organizations who have utilized health information technology, process improvement, and organizational culture-focused approaches to substantially improve clinical outcomes as well as drive operational and financial value. The Davies Awards program promotes peer-to-peer best practice education through education on topics including implementation strategies, workflow design, best practice adherence, and patient engagement.