When you’re embarking on a healthcare analytics program, data trust is essential to success. With things like reimbursement rates, patient satisfaction, patient safety, antibiotics usage, and more on the line, you need to know that the numbers you’re relying on to make decisions are trusted and consistent throughout the organization.
However, many healthcare organizations don’t currently have the trust they need in their data. Let’s examine. (more…)
For healthcare to deliver meaningful results, it will have to adapt to new ways of thinking and adopt new technologies to reach patients. It will also need to make sure that its technology infrastructure is protected from threats – especially those from within the organization itself.
Those were some of the key messages from the HIMSS Southern New England conference, held by New England HIMSS in Newport, Rhode Island on August 22nd, which focused on telehealth and cybersecurity. Here are some of the main takeaways from the event. (more…)
We often talk about healthcare technology in terms of benefits such as time savings or cost savings. But what about the human benefits? For providers that means a better quality of life. The same is true of patients – although that better quality of life often means better treatment of disease and a higher life expectancy.
This intersection of technology and humanity took center stage at the New England HIMSS Spring Conference, held on May 16th at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Mass. Here are some highlights and takeaways from the event. (more…)
Last week I joined my colleagues in Orlando, Florida at HIMSS19. HIMSS19 is the largest healthcare information and technology event in the world, and comparing this event to anything back home in the Netherlands is almost impossible. The only thing that comes close in size to the Orange County Convention Center is the entire “Jaarbeurs,” a convention center of 100,000 square meters in Utrecht.
What did I think of my first visit to HIMSS? Here’s a look.
We are now back in the office after a busy HIMSS19 in Orlando, Florida. More than 45,000 people attended the healthcare technology industry’s largest conference of the year to learn all about topics such as artificial intelligence, interoperability, patient engagement, and more.
What were some of the highlights and themes from the show? Here’s a quick look.
HIMSS19 is officially underway in with Day 1 now in the books. More than 45,000 people have descended on Orlando, Florida to learn more about the latest issues and technologies in healthcare IT.
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What are some of this year’s hot topics? What is Dimensional Insight up to at the show? Read on to learn all about the first day at HIMSS19. (more…)
The holidays have wound down, the kids are getting sick of their new toys, the cold has set in here in New England, and that means only one thing: HIMSS19 is just around the corner!
Tweet: Countdown to HIMSS19: Making the mission impossible … possible
HIMSS19 will be held Feb. 11-15 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. As in previous years, Dimensional Insight will have a strong presence at the conference and we will be demonstrating our technology on the show floor. What else are we looking forward to at HIMSS19? Here’s a look. (more…)
National Health IT Week is a nationwide awareness week sponsored by HIMSS and the Institute for e-Policy. It is “focused on catalyzing actionable change within the U.S. health system through the application of information and technology.”
Tweet: National Health IT Week: How analytics contributes to healthier communities
The five-day celebration from Oct. 8-12 acknowledges the successful and lasting effects that technology has had on the U.S. healthcare system, as well as continuing the promise to seek out innovative solutions. Let’s examine the role that analytics plays in National Health IT Week. (more…)
HIMSS18 is now a wrap, and it’s time to move from the excitement of the Vegas show floor back to the day-to-day of the office. What are the biggest lessons that attendees will take away from the show? And what did the Dimensional Insight team learn from talking to attendees?
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Here are 3 takeaways from the healthcare exhibition. (more…)
HIMSS18 is off to a busy start, with more than 43,000 healthcare professionals from around the world in Las Vegas. Monday featured the CHIME CIO Forum and the opening keynote by Eric Schmidt, technical advisor and former executive chairman of Alphabet. On Tuesday, the show floor opens.
Tweet: A first look at HIMSS18
Here are some initial first impressions of the themes and discussions happening at HIMSS18. (more…)