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While virtual reality (VR) for pain management and training are compelling, Social Media Ambassador Chuck Webster, MD, MSIE, MSIS, shares why social virtual reality is the most exciting application for healthcare VR.
HIMSS Steps to Value podcast talks with Dr. Adrienne Boissy with the Cleveland Clinic about the relationship between empathy and innovation, the difference between patient engagement and patient experience, and trends noted over the past decade.
Discover how APIs are opening up a world of opportunity for healthcare in this guest blog by Orion Health.
HIMSS applauds CMS’ commitment to utilizing 21st century healthcare solutions including telehealth and prescription drug monitoring programs to address the opioid crisis.
Participate in Healthbox Studio, a five-day program dedicated to igniting entrepreneurial innovation in healthcare.
HIMSS offers its comments to the Food and Drug Administration’s Developing a Software Precertification Program: A Working Model in a letter to Commissioner Scott Gottlieb.
While healthcare seems to be enamored of the latest shiny object that is AI, the industry still has to master some of the basics of data-sharing. With more than three decades of healthcare experience, Harold "Hal" Wolf III is well-aware of the industry's need to walk before it can run.
While most HIPAA Security Rule violations involve electronic data breaches, healthcare providers and business associates could also face a violation for failing to physically secure computers and other equipment holding PHI.
A Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society subsidiary recognized Chicago-based Cook County Health and Hospitals System for its EMR initiatives.