The purpose of this paper is to explore the benefits and barriers of implementing radio-frequency identification (RFID) technology in the healthcare sector and to provide recommendations to overcome potential barriers.
Produced by healthcare journalists from across Europe, Asia, the Middle East and the Americas, the HIMSS Insights eBook series provides a better understanding of the developments and trends in health and care, from a truly global perspective.
This white paper shares a framework for building the digitally enabled health system of the future with a focus on health and wellness and a transformational impact on care delivery and quality.
This issue of HIMSS Insights eBook puts, among other topics, a focus on privacy in healthcare discussions in Europe and in the U.S.
Learn about connected care, interoperability, the progress made and the work still to do in this issue of HIMSS Insights eBook.
In this issue of HIMSS Insights eBook discover how if we are really serious about making digital healthcare safer with cybersecurity we need a new mindset on all levels.
This issue of Insights eBook shares how the puzzle pieces for healthcare digitization are starting to fall into place.
Quality and safety are fundamental goals in all global healthcare systems. HIMSS is proposing a new strategy for addressing patient safety and the growing rates of preventable deaths and injuries from adverse events.
The Importance of Social Determinants of Health in Determining the Right Clinical Interventions White Paper
Our guest writer illustrates how clinician knowledge of a patient’s social determinants of health can allow for earlier, more targeted clinical interventions.
The HIMSS TIGER (Technology Informatics Guiding Education Reform) Initiative’s Global Informatics Definitions define core global health informatics terminology, including varying terms for similar concepts applied locally, regionally and nationally to maximize the integration of informatics on...