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IT Management

Ehealth Week: Important Message About the Role of the Patient in Health and Care Across Europe

2016 08 Jun

Over 2,000 eHealth experts from the 28 EU Member States and from across the globe have gathered in Amsterdam to exchange knowledge and share best practices as part of the annual eHealth Week conference and exhibition. The three-day event was officially opened this morning with a symbolic “gong” moment, followed by the eHealth Week Opening... Read more

IT Management

Swedish Commissioner for Innovation and eHealth receives HIMSS Europe eHealth Leadership Award

2016 08 Jun

Daniel Forslund, Commissioner for Innovation and eHealth at Stockholm County Council, has received the HIMSS Europe eHealth Leadership Award, presented at eHealth Week in Amsterdam, 8-10 June 2016.   Forslund is well known for negotiating and establishing Sweden’s first National eHealth Strategy in 2005/06, and for holding the responsibility... Read more

IT Management

FBI Investigates 2 More Ransomware Attacks

2016 24 Mar

The FBI is investigating following two more ransomware attacks on Southern California hospital Chino Valley Medical Centre, a 126-bed community hospital and Desert Valley Hospital a 148-bed facility, both part of Prime Healthcare Services Inc.,   were targeted. Hackers accessed one of the hospital’s computers spreading a malware programme to encrypt... Read more

ICU Management

Masimo Introduces SafetyNet™ Surveillance at HIMSS16

2016 07 Mar

Patient Video Surveillance System Provides High-Definition Real-Time Imaging at the Bedside Masimo  has announced the debut of SafetyNet™Surveillance at the  HIMSS  (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) 2016 Annual Conference and Exhibition in Las Vegas. SafetyNet Surveillance is a video surveillance system that provides real-time... Read more

Health Management

Care Continuum Infographic

2016 27 Feb

Download HealthManagement.org's Care Continuum Infographic by using the link at the end of the page. Read more

IMAGING Management

At HIMSS16, Agfa HealthCare Visualizes the Future of Healthcare as Enterprise Imaging

2016 02 Feb

Enterprise Imaging empowers image information management via a single platform, leveraging EHR investment and resource allocation - Agfa HealthCare Enterprise Imaging’s single platform consists of modules designed to optimize the EHR to support strategic initiatives for population health management, value-based care, and risk sharing - Agfa HealthCare... Read more

IT Management

HIMSS Stage 6 and 7 Hospitals in Summit Focus

2015 22 Sep

The HIMSS Europe CIO Summit will be celebrating its 6th year next month in Spain. This annual event which brings together leading European IT Directors and Senior Healthcare IT Executives focuses on the theme of "Preparing the ground for success". This year, the CIO Summit, starting on October 7, will take place in the Hospital La Fe, a renowned... Read more

IT Management

HIMSS Europe CIO Summit 2015

2015 07 Oct

Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society   HIMSS is a global, cause-based, not-for-profit organization focused on better health through information technology (IT). HIMSS leads efforts to optimize health engagements and care outcomes using information technology.  HIMSS is a cause-based, global enterprise producing health IT... Read more

IT Management

HIMSS: 87% of Providers Invest in Data Protection vs. New Threats

2015 04 Jul

Healthcare providers take the issue of cybersecurity seriously, and most of them (87 percent) have implemented new technology and personnel to guard against cyberattacks, results of the 2015 HIMSS Cybersecurity Survey show. Two-thirds of those surveyed also indicated that their organisations had experienced a significant security incident recently.... Read more

IT Management

COCIR and HIMSS Strengthen Cooperation with New Mou

2015 22 Jun

The European Coordination Committee of the Radiological, Electromedical and Healthcare IT Industry (COCIR*) and the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS**) have renewed their cooperation agreement to progress their common goal of improving the use of information and management systems for the betterment of healthcare. Since... Read more