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WEEK OF March

14,

2018

Hello {{lead.First Name:default=Subscriber}} welcome to this week's edition of The HIMSS North America Weekly Insider.

What's New

Collaborate and innovate to transform health.

A new joint initiative of Health 2.0 and HIMSS, the inaugural Dev4Health Conference will take place April 30 May 1, 2018 at the HIMSS Innovation Center in Cleveland, Ohio. Hundreds of developers, innovation leaders, designers, and healthcare and tech enthusiasts will gather to learn and collaborate on new ideas to enable and accelerate healthcare.

Dev4Health brings you top-tier “boots on the ground” panel discussions, interactive labs, and technical talks to help developers build on emerging digital health technologies and trends and navigate within an open source API ecosystem. There’s something for everyone: from how to build healthcare applications across multiple platforms to data interoperability and security, and insight on the biggest developer programs, you’ll learn from the top innovators and thought leaders in the space.

Who should attend?

Dev4Health is for all tech and healthcare enthusiasts, but we’ve thoughtfully curated our agenda with these groups in mind:

Developers: Engineers, Programmers, Architects, Analysts
Product Managers: UX, UI, UX researchers, designers  
Innovation Leaders: CTOs, CIOs, Innovation Directors
Tech Enthusiasts: Startups, Students, Investors, Healthcare thought leaders

To register, please visit http://www.dev4health.org/cleveland/2018/register

The Value Brief

Understanding the Power of Data Analytics in Healthcare

In the latest STEPS To Value episode, “Transforming Data into Intelligence, host Rod Piechowski discusses the impact of clinical and business intelligence on the delivery of healthcare with Dr. Carla Kriwet, CEO of Connected Care and Health Informatics at Phillips.

Listen to the podcast, and learn more about how digital health brings value to organizations on the HIMSS Value Suite site.

Tools & Resources

2018 HIMSS Cybersecurity Survey
The full report is available here:
www.himss.org/hitsecurity

Interesting findings include:

  • Concerns about cross-sector critical infrastructure dependencies
  • Frequency and uniformity of penetration testing and risk assessments
  • Use of cybersecurity frameworks
  • Use of cybersecurity resources
  • Cybersecurity budget

Vol. 20 of our HIMSS cyber report has also been published at www.himss.org/cyberreport.

Volume 20 highlights include:

  • Blockchain
  • Phishing
  • Meltdown and Spectre Updates
  • Elevation of privilege vulnerabilities
  • Remote code execution
 

E-book: Innovation takes center stage at HIMSS18.

SAVE THE DATE

BrandHIT 2018 | May 7-8 | Nashville, TN | COMING SOON!
Precision Medicine Summit | May 17-18 | Washington, DC | COMING SOON!
Healthcare Security Forum | June 11-12 | San Francisco, CA | COMING SOON!
Big Data & Healthcare Analytics Forum | June 13-14 | San Francisco, CA | COMING SOON!

 

http://www.himssinnovationcenter.org/

CORPORATE MEMBERS OF THE WEEK

AllMeds Inc
Ambir Technology
Ascom
AutoRemind
CareSkore
CenterX
Creative Information Technology
Digital Guardian
Encore, A Quintiles Company
ESAC
Find-A-Code
gNIS
Health Current
Health Data Management
Henry Elliott & Company
Humanscale
Legacy Data Access
Medtronic
Orchestrate Healthcare
PatientSafe Solutions
ResMed
RevSpring
SONIFI Health
STANLEY Healthcare
Symantec Corporation
Twist and Shout Media
Voalte


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Note: The inclusion of an organization name, product or service in this publication should not be construed as a HIMSS endorsement of such organization, product or service, nor is the failure to include an organization name, product or service to be construed as disapproval.

 

CORPORATE MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
Armor protects customers' vital assets and helps prevent data breaches through managed multi-layer security for public and private clouds. The Armor team also applies extensive military cyber security experience for proactive threat detection, response and remediation. Forward-thinking organizations trust Armor for data security and compliance to stay ahead of cyber threats in the cloud. In an industry filled with variability, Wolters Kluwer Health solutions deliver clarity when and where it matters most. Through evidence-based medical guidelines and best-practice workflows, our technology intelligently informs clinicians, patients, students, researchers, and healthcare executives to drive more effective decisions and consistent outcomes across the continuum of care. Blackbaud is the world's leading analytics company for the nonprofit sector. Our solutions provide healthcare organizations data on consumers, patients and donors.
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Apollo provides enterprise-wide clinical image management & workflow solutions to healthcare enterprises, enabling safe & secure specialty-specific access to all clinical multimedia. CDW Healthcare empowers healthcare and post-acute organizations provide the highest level of care and interactions through the use of technology and solutions designed to promote better outcomes. Looking for a better way to do paperless? Access' integrated eForms eliminate the efficiency, security and patient experience gaps in your EHR. Easily capture electronic patient signatures on informed consents and registration packets, and accelerate clinical and back office workflows.
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