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WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
What's New

BOOK OF THE MONTH: Effective Strategies for CHANGE
Through Sept. 30 save 20% on print and eBook versions of the HIMSS Books best-seller Effective Strategies for Change. Read More...

BOOK SALE: Save 20% on HIMSS Books’ Privacy & Security Bundle
Through Sept. 30 save 20% on print and eBook versions of three best-selling HIMSS Books on privacy & security. Read More...

EVENT: CIO to Discuss Cyber-Attack at Privacy & Security Forum
Senior Vice President and CIO Daniel Nigrin, MD, will speak at this month’s Privacy & Security Forum about his experience defending Boston Children’s Hospital’s network from cyber-attacks. Read More...

MEMBER BENEFIT: Summer 2014 JHIM Now Available
The Summer issue focuses on healthcare transformation. This publication is available only to HIMSS Members. Access Here...

MEMBERSHIP: HIMSS Chapters Launch New Websites
New HIMSS Chapter websites offer an updated design with improved navigation and separate pages for local events, education, news and more. Access Here...

MEMBER BENEFIT: HIMSS Members Receive Discount to AHIMA Conference
HIMSS members receive a 10 percent discount on registration to the AHIMA 86th Convention & Exhibit, Sept. 27- Oct. 2, in San Diego. Read More...

EVENT: Latest News on the mHealth Summit
Get the latest updates and news items on the 2014 mHealth Summit, Dec. 7-11, at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in Washington, DC. Read More...

Tools & Resources

PUBLISHING: JHIM Seeks Abstracts on IT Infrastructure
JHIM seeks abstracts for its Winter 2015 issue on “IT Infrastructure & Implications: Cloud Computing, Security, Data.” Read More...

VIRTUAL EVENT: Using CI to Manage ACO Specialty Care Network
Register for the Sept. 25 Virtual Event, Using Clinical Intelligence to Manage an ACO’s Specialty Care Network, presented by the HIMSS CBI Community. Read More...

PRESENTATION: Patient-Generated Health Data & Shared Decision Making
View the most recent Nursing Informatics Task Force presentation, Patient-Generated Health Data & Shared Decision Making. Read More...

BLOG: EHR Implementation
Dr. Philip Bernard, Director of Physician IT Services at the University of Kentucky, shares his challenges of an EHR implementation. Read More...

WEBSITE: Physician Community Usability Workgroup
The HIMSS Physician Community Usability Workgroup showcases the recent activities and ongoing projects they are working on. Read More...

EVENT: IBM Health and Social Programs Summit
On Oct. 20-21, a network of thought leaders will convene to discuss industry trends and technology innovations in the fields of health and social programs. Read More...

WEBINAR: Health Information Exchange: Where Do We Go From Here?
Turn HIE challenges into opportunities through real-world examples of the patient care experience during this Sept. 10 webinar. Read More...

VIRTUAL EVENT: Driving Consumer Health & Wellness in a Connected World
During this Sept. 24 virtual briefing, discover the impact of connected devices, integration strategies, and evaluation methods. Register Now..

VIRTUAL EVENT: Designing EHRs for Clinicians
On Sept. 16, this event will explain the science behind how the human mind processes information and provide a window into what practitioners need from their EHR solutions. Register Now..

VIRTUAL EVENT: Patient Portal Usability
On Sept. 16, explore the future of patient portals and evaluate successes and shortcomings from both the provider and the patient perspective. Register Now...

ONLINE SERIES: Big Data 101: Moving from Health IT Data to Action
This multi-part series from the HIMSS C&BI Data-Analytics Task Force teaches the basics of how to utilize and operationalize big data using health IT. Read More...

PAPER: Three Questions for a Strong Data Management Strategy
An enterprise-level approach to data management that addresses all the sources and processes required to ensure that data is accurate, current and consistent. Read More...

Calling All Members

VOLUNTEER: Seeking Volunteers for Enterprise Imaging Initiative
HIMSS & SIIM established a Workgroup that provides a platform for sharing enterprise imaging strategies. Read More...

VOLUNTEER: HIMSS Provider-Payer Community
The HIMSS Provider-Payer Community is bridging the gap between providers and payers to achieve collaborative care transformation. Attend their new event this month. Read More...

VOLUNTEER: HIMSS Clinical & Business Intelligence (CBI) Community
The HIMSS C&BI Community supports activities that promote peer-to-peer networking, problem solving, solution sharing and education. Attend their new event this month. Read More...

CALL: HIMSS15 Physician Poster Sessions
The call for HIMSS15 Physician Poster Sessions is open through Sept. 15. Share your case studies, perspectives and contributions to clinical informatics. Submit...

Sponsored Content

WEBINAR: Modern EMR as a Service Sept. 4th, 1pm ET
Join this live presentation on the benefits to the delivery and quality of patient care and best practices by successfully implementing ITaaS. Read More...

WHITE PAPER: Rapid Business Assessments for Healthcare
Learn how a rapid business assessment can create a strategic roadmap in order to gather a comprehensive view of the various objectives and challenges within the organization. Read More...

WEBINAR: Using Patient Similarity and Predictive Analytics for Better Health Outcomes
See how innovative technologies make it possible to leverage massive amounts of data in order to drive insights that help deliver coordinated, patient-centered care. Read More...

 

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CHAPTER EVENTS

Sept. 16-17
Summit of the Southeast

UPCOMING EVENTS

Sept. 8
HIMSS Rural Health Community Kick-Off

Sept. 8-9
Privacy & Security Forum

Sept. 10
Webinar: Health Information Exchange: Where Do We Go From Here?

Sept. 15
HIMSS15 Physician Poster Submissions Due

Sept. 15
CPHIMS Review Course—Nashville

Sept. 15-19
National Health IT Week 2014

Sept. 16
Designing EHRs for Clinicians

Sept. 16
Patient Portal Usability

Sept. 18
Using Identity Resolution and Patient Matching to Ensure Patient Safety

Sept. 18-19
HL7 Payer Summit

Sept. 22
Winter JHIM Abstracts

Sept. 23
The HIMSS Center for Patient and Family-Centered Care Webinar

Sept. 24
Driving Consumer Health and Wellness in a Connected World

Sept. 25
Using CI to Manage ACO Specialty Care Network

Sept. 27-Oct 2
AHIMA Conference (HIMSS Discount)

Thru Sept. 30
Book of the Month Sale: Effective Strategies for Change

Thru Sept. 30
Book Sale: Privacy & Security Bundle

Oct. 10
HIMSS Award Nominations

Oct. 10
HIMSS Scholarship Applications

Oct. 20-21
FUTURE CARE EVENT: IBM Health and Social Programs Summit

Oct. 29
CPHIMS Review Course—Charlotte, NC

Nov. 20-21
Big Data & Healthcare Analytics Forum

Dec. 7-11
mHealth Summit

Are you challenged to translate analytical results into actionable insights. Visit www.HIMSSFutureCare.com to follow the analytics roadmap of the future.

CORPORATE MEMBERS OF THE WEEK

Actian
Allied Telesis
AMC Health
Anton/Bauer
ArborMetrix
Beacon Partners
Blenden Healthcare Consulting
CareCloud
Digital Collaboration Solutions
Elekta
Equifax
Fifth Third Bank
FutureNet Technologies
GetWellNetwork
Hill-Rom
Identazone
Inofile
Lund Industries
Merck
Ncord Healthcare
NewCrop
Ontario Government
PA Consulting Group
Peer Consulting
Practice Fusion
Sagacious Consultants
Santa Rosa Consulting
Velocity Technology Solutions
VisionWare
Wellcentive


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CORPORATE MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
Infor serves 5,000+ healthcare organizations in over 30 countries; including 8 of the top 10 U.S. IDNs. We continue to invest in and develop solutions built for healthcare. PatientSafe Solutions delivers point-of-care mobility, streamlining clinical workflows and VoIP/secure messaging communication on a single, smartphone-based device. Avaya solutions help healthcare organizations combine communications, collaboration, mobility, and workflow automation to simplify and improve patient care delivery.
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ChartMaxx® ECM, by Quest Diagnostics, empowers interoperability and data governance across your enterprise. Find out why your organization needs it. Covisint provides the only B2B Cloud platform that enables a single entry point for all your business partners, suppliers and customers ensuring trusted information goes to the right people, place and time. PYA is a national, comprehensive healthcare consulting firm specializing in financial, valuation, strategic and compliance advisory services for hospitals and physicians.
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