COVID-19 Updates

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

Revenue Cycle Round Table: Navigating COVID-19 and the Next 12 Months

In this special HIMSS webinar scheduled on Sept. 24, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. CT, two revenue cycle leaders discuss how their departments responded to the pandemic and how they expect to navigate the next 12 months. Additionally, a respected industry analyst shares his research on revenue cycle strategy and the role technology can play to optimize the front, middle and back-end revenue cycle.

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

During this webinar 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.

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.

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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 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.

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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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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