Nursing is a demanding, stressful job that can cause mental, emotional and physical exhaustion. Combined with the weight of the COVID-19 pandemic, the rate of nurse burnout will only continue to climb, but there are digital health tools that can help reduce this burden.
While virtual reality for pain management and training are compelling, our guest writer shares why social virtual reality—especially in this time of social distance—is the most exciting application for healthcare VR.
From a physician who comes from a family of physicians to a wife and mother turned advocate against physician burnout, two people whose lives have been personally changed because of physician burnout share their perspectives on an issue affecting almost half of today’s physicians and heigh...
Explore three case studies on healthcare data management shared by 2019 Davies Award winner Yale New Haven Hospital.
This case study shares the experiences of one nursing home's staff as they implemented and leveraged CRM solutions.
Roles are shifting in the healthcare system, uprooting the traditional doctor-patient relationship. Explore perspectives about how doctors and patients have the opportunity to build collaborative partnerships.
Telehealth can significantly improve access to healthcare and the quality of medical services for EU citizens, widening geographical coverage with virtual consultations, even as cross-border mobility increases.
Here’s four different examples of health systems innovating for improvements in patient safety.
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.
Three case studies demonstrate how St. Luke’s University Health Network prioritized population health and improved outcomes by leveraging health information and technology.
The Importance of Disease Burden Considerations in Health Technology Development and Assessment of Self-Management Systems for Chronic Disease Patients
This OJNI article discusses how, for different chronic conditions, it is increasingly recognized that health technology and self-management systems can be of great use in helping assist the patient.