Blog

Jan 29, 2018
The NHIT Collaborative aims to engage underserved populations in the development and use of health information technology (HIT) as a means to support and sustain health equity and economic viability. Something happened on Sept. 20, 2017, though, that caused the organization to stop in its tracks: Hurricane Maria.
Jan 23, 2018
Blain Newton, executive vice president, of HIMSS Analytics, gives insights on how the organization collects data; whether he believes that predictive analytics will eventually lead to prescriptive analytics; and what he believes is the hottest health information and technology trend for 2018.
Dec 13, 2017
Cleveland Clinic has been selected as a 2017 HIMSS Enterprise Davies Award Recipient for achieving excellence with health information and technology, as evidenced by their three award-winning use cases on their heart failure checklist initiative, hypertension, and VitalScout™.
Dec 13, 2017
Three years ago, the ONC launched the Interoperability Standards Advisory (ISA).
Dec 13, 2017
As we move towards 2018, consider a new year’s resolution to improve your cybersecurity hygiene.
Dec 13, 2017
Shawnee Mission Medical Center has utilized health information and technology to position physicians for more face-time with patients, via their Physician Documentation Improvement Project.
Dec 13, 2017
UCLA Health achieved O-EMRAM SM Stage 7 and revalidation of EMRAM SM Stage 7, which is the highest level of achievement on the EMRAM SM. This model recognizes facilities operating in a near paperless environment and representing best practices in implementing the electronic medical record.
Dec 13, 2017
Unity Health Care has been selected as a 2017 HIMSS Community Health Davies Award recipient for achieving excellence with health information and technology, as evidenced by their two award-winning use cases on hypertension and depression screening.