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Best Practices. Case Studies. Solutions. Strategies for success in a value-based world. April 12, 2015. HIMSS Annual Conference McCormick Place Chicago, IL. Register Today.

Collaborating to Advance Open Platforms
Throughout the HIMSS conference, join us in the Cerner booth to play with FHIR®. We will demonstrate Substitutable Medical Applications and Reusable Technology (SMART®) and Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR®) architecture and how applications are embedded into and pull from Cerner Millennium to enhance the provider workflow. We will showcase the collaborations with these organizations to advance SMART® on FHIR® standards.

Don’t forget to join Dr. David McCallie, Cerner and Dr. Stanley Huff, FACMI, Intermountain Healthcare on Wednesday as they co-present on ‘Extending the EHR Platform with Open Apps and Services.” They will demonstrate multiple independently authorized applications running against commercial EHRs as well as other health information technology systems. The session will be from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. CT, Wednesday, April 15, at McCormick Place in Room N426.

For more information on Cerner’s presence at HIMSS, check out our HIMSS event site.

Join us on Tuesday, April 14 at 7 a.m. for the Interoperability & Standards Networking Breakfast and Panel Presentation. Jumpstart your day with discussions around nationwide interoperability, open platforms and certification. Visit the HIMSS site to register.

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Health IT Contributes to a Prosperous Economy
HIMSS is excited to see President Obama using the Global Center for Health Innovation in Cleveland, home to our HIMSS Innovation Center, as the site of his speech on jobs and the economy.

15 Interoperability Geeks to Watch
With healthcare interoperability as far front and center as we've ever seen it, Healthcare IT News presents some the devotees who have made it a central part of their work for years.

HIE Highway
Health Information Exchange (HIE) Community Reception
The HIE Community provides networking and education opportunities for healthcare and health IT professionals interested in health information exchange. Join us for this face-to-face networking event at HIMSS15!

Sponsored by:

HIE inPractice Non-Profit Partner Feature
Kansas Health Information Network's Michelle McGuire reflects on the importance of work flow in healthcare IT, and the promise of health care transformation.
Interested in featuring your non-profit HIE organization? Contact Julie Moffitt!

Share Your Input on the Current State of Cybersecurity in Healthcare
HIMSS has had a long tradition of surveying the healthcare security community to better understand the state of healthcare security environments. This year’s study focuses specifically on high-profile concerns, including:
  • Tools in use to secure the environment
  • The means by which healthcare organizations assess, prevent and detect cybersecurity events
  • Common threat motivators that impact the healthcare industry
  • Barriers to mitigating cybersecurity incidents
Please take a few minutes to complete our confidential online survey. Results will be compared to previous year’s findings and presented during HIMSS15 in Chicago. Results will also be made publicly available. Participants will also be entered in a drawing for the new Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Apple iPhone 6, iPad Mini, $500 Visa Gift Card or $500 donation to a charity of your choice. One winner will be chosen.

Click here to participate in the HIMSS Security Study today!

HIMSS15 Registration
April 12-16, 2015 | Chicago IL
Join over 35,000 healthcare IT professionals for four days of education, innovation and professional networking.

HIE and Interoperability Sessions of Interest at HIMSS15

HIMSS15 Health Information Exchange Symposium: Interoperability Driving Innovation
Join a lineup of outstanding faculty and get a head start on networking with like-minded peers as you dive deeply into the subjects that interest you most.

Cybersecurity & Interoperability—Working Together for Patient Safety
IHE USA is hosting an Interoperability Breakfast Panel, sponsored by CareFusion, at the HIMSS15 Annual Conference on Wednesday, April 15, 2015, at the HIMSS Interoperability ShowcaseTM Theater. Space is limited. RSVP today!

  Connecting Care Coordination Teams Anywhere, Anytime. Find Out How.

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April 8
HIMSS15 VCS Boot Camp

April 12
HIMSS15 Opening Reception

April 12
CIO Forum

April 12
Physicians Community Reception

April 13
HIMSS15 Women in Health IT Networking Reception

April 13
HIMSS Analytics EMR Adoption Model Stage 7 Cocktail Reception

April 14
HIMSS Davies Awards

HIMSS15 Online April 13-16, 2015. Access Live and On-Demand Education and Exhibits. Only $49. Register Now.
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