HIMSS and Elsevier, a world leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, have announced the locations which will be hosting the HIMSS-Elsevier Digital Healthcare Award this year.
Established in 2013, the awards have recognized 218 submissions in six years across 30 countries and 120 unique organisations, impacting over 41 million patients in the Asia Pacific, Middle Eastern and European regions. This year, the award has extended to the Latin American region, to further highlight global innovations in healthcare. In 2019, awardees will be recognized at the following conferences:
- The HIMSS@Hospitalar, 21-24 May, in Sao Paolo, Brazil
- The HIMSS & Health 2.0 European Conference, 11-13 June, Helsinki, Finland
- The HIMSS AsiaPac19 Conference and Exhibition, 6-10 October, Bangkok, Thailand
- The HIMSS Saudi Arabia Conference, 2-4 November, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Nominations for the category on “Outstanding ICT Achievement” will be open for submissions in all regions, and the European, Middle East and Asia Pacific regions will also welcome submissions for the “Outstanding ICT Innovation” award category, too. The call for nominations, which begins imminently in Latin America and Europe, will be open to all public and private healthcare institutions based in the aforementioned regions.
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