COVID-19 Updates

Get the latest news and resources to stay on top of the pandemic.

The Investment from the Ground Up: What It Takes to Prime a Healthcare Organization for AI and ML

During this webinar scheduled on Aug 24, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. CT, experts from Mayo Clinic and Google Cloud will share their journey in priming for a data-driven future that holds promise for improving the health of people and entire communities, and advancing clinical research.

Connected Home Healthcare for the Aging: Delivery and Access Opportunities

Scheduled for Aug, 10, 2020, at 12:00 p.m. CT, this webinar will explore supporting telehealth and remote patient monitoring for the aging, including digital device availability, connectivity pathways into the home, and usage support are critical to realizing the full potential of home-based care.

Reports on healthcare and cross-sector cybersecurity

Cybersecurity Risk Management During a Pandemic: CISOs Share Best Practices and Lessons Learned

In this special HIMSS webinar scheduled on Aug. 25, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. CT, three respected healthcare security leaders describe the COVID-19 pandemic's frontline and how the industry confronted the security challenges thrust upon it by the pandemic.

Register now
HIMSS Co-Leads Effort to Secure $100 Million in House Appropriations Bill for CDC Public Health Infrastructure Modernization

Innovation in Action: Easing the Burden on Clinicians and Patients with Machine Learning

This webinar scheduled for Sept 22, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. CT, discusses how COVID-19 put machine learning and AI projects on the fast track throughout healthcare and if this accelerated path will continue when COVID-19 is in the rearview mirror.

Register now

Italy and Germany Facing COVID-19

As Europe is now at the center of the COVID-19 crisis, public health response strategies and hospital infrastructures are being tested, the hardest way. View this on-demandwebinar as our speakers Henning Schneider, CIO, Asklepios Kliniken Gmbh & Co. Kgaa and Elena Sini Group CIO, GVM Care & Research, both HIMSS Board Members, compare the situation and approach of two very different health systems in Europe: Italy and Germany

Access the Recording
ONC Releases Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement Resources

The Washington Perspective: A Fireside Chat with the ONC National Coordinator

National Coordinator for Health IT Dr. Donald Rucker and HIMSS President and CEO Hal Wolf discuss the various requirements of ONC's 21st Century Cures Act regulations and the critical need for interoperability to address the current global pandemic.

Access the Recording
CMS Issues Guidance to States on Using Health Information and Technology to Fight the Opioid Epidemic

The Forgotten Ones: COVID-19's Impact on the Underserved Communities

A panel of thought leaders explores issues, including access to care and social determinants of health, being amplified by COVID-19 and how to change the narrative between health systems/providers and underserved communities.

Access the Recording

Faster, Better Together: Health Systems Lessons Learned in Tackling COVID-19

Dr. Amy Compton-Phillips, executive vice president and chief clinical officer for Providence, shared her experience at ground zero in the U.S. for the COVID-19 pandemic.

Access Recording
Blurred Lines: Healthcare Technology Management’s Future Tied to IT

COVID-19s Impact on the Near and Long Term Future of US Healthcare

Leaders from Healthbox and two well respected healthcare provider executives, Andrew Lozier, Head of New Ventures & Business Incubation, OhioHealth and Sylvia Romm, Chief Innovation Officer, Atlantic Health System discuss the near term future as the United States battles COVID-19 and then returns to a new normal.

Access the Recording
Healthcare worker during a pandemic

Crisis-Ready: How Sparrow Health's Digital Infrastructure Enabled Seamless Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Sparrow Health's Dr. Michael Zaroukian will highlight the key role of infrastructure in enabling a seamless shift from in-person to virtual care, while continuing to optimize patient outcomes and safety during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Access Webinar
Is the Digital Health Bubble Bursting?

Accelerating Health Systems' Digital Transformation: Why Digital Health Must Be the New Standard in a Post-COVID-19 World

Highlighting the guidance from the WHO Global Strategy on Digital Health, leading health and tech experts discuss the framework adjustments needed to harness our digital capabilities and create data ecosystems that efficiently tackle future crises.

Access Recording