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Our social media ambassador shares that to improve health, we have to better enlist and empower individuals, and how technological advances are making it easier to achieve that goal every day.
We asked our members from around the world to define what global innovation means to them. Here's what they had to say – in 280 characters or less!
Meet the women who are leading strategy and solutions discussions to accelerate digital transformation and interoperability across the healthcare spectrum.
The results are in! Read about our 2018 Davies Award recipients and their achievements to improve health outcomes.
HIMSS Analytics Stage 7 validation recognition will take place during the 2019 HIMSS Global Conference & Exhibition.
During the final days of 2018, several actions were taken by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that should be of interest to HIMSS members.
David Houlding is principal healthcare lead at Microsoft and chair of the HIMSS Blockchain in Healthcare Task Force. Here, he discusses blockchain technology and its potential to improve health IT interoperability, fraud prevention and more as well as what to expect in terms of blockchain's increased use in 2019.
HIMSS director of Informatics Mari Greenberger discusses blockchain technology in healthcare and how the HIMSS Blockchain in Healthcare Task Force she launched last year is prepared to further develop use of the technology in 2019.
Technological advances may mean more older adults can receive the care they need when and where they are.