Fujifilm launches mammography software tools
Fujifilm Medical Systems USA has launched three new image processing software...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Fujifilm, Epsilon partner on cardiac imaging software Fujifilm to unveil new Synapse 3D release at HIMSS 2019 Hologic, Fujifilm settle mammography patent dispute Fujifilm adds to DR customer list Fujifilm, Lunit partner on AI pilot in Mexico (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 18, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

HIMSS and Health 2.0 Take the Most Influential Digital Health Conference to Finland
11 - 13 June 2019, Helsinki, Finland. The HIMSS & Health 2.0 European Conference will be held on 11 - 13 June 2019 in Helsinki, the capital of Finland. The conference will bring the best of both worlds: HIMSS' knowledge, expertise and thought leadership in healthcare digitisation and Health 2.0's network of entrepreneurs and investors, showcasing the latest cutting edge and innovative health tech solutions. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - March 13, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Events Source Type: news

Practical considerations of AI: Part 1 -- Paying for AI
Artificial intelligence (AI) has generated much excitement and hype in radiology,...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: PACS at HIMSS: Changes in attitudes, changes in latitudes Live from HIMSS 2019: The PACSman on AI and radiology The 2018 PACSman Awards: I'm on fire! The PACSman eyes the AI revolution Straight Talk From the PACSman: Here for the funeral? (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 13, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Fujifilm, Epsilon partner on cardiac imaging software
Fujifilm Medical Systems USA has incorporated visualization and analysis software...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Fujifilm to unveil new Synapse 3D release at HIMSS 2019 Fujifilm adds to DR customer list Fujifilm, Lunit partner on AI pilot in Mexico Epsilon unveils RV assessment tool Epsilon touts ASE study of echo software Epsilon debuts EchoInsight for cardio oncology at ACC (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 11, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Call for Proposals: HIMSS Machine Learning & AI Event
Submissions for the June event are closing soon. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - March 8, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Varian's FlashForward Consortium adds new member
The South Florida Proton Therapy Institute of Delray Beach has joined radiation...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Varian CEO rings NYSE opening bell on World Cancer Day Varian to present mobile app at HIMSS 2019 Varian posts Q1 revenue gains 1st Taiwanese patients treated with Varian HyperArc Varian gets Chinese trade tariff exemption (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 25, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

HIMSS Insights: The white-collar innovators
The third issue of the global eBook was launched last week at HIMSS19. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - February 25, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

IT infrastructure is key to preparing for artificial intelligence
How can certified imaging informatics professionals prepare for implementing...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: HIMSS: Radiology workflow orchestration makes sweet music Video from RSNA 2018: Dr. Paul Chang on AI and radiology New opportunities emerge for AI in medical imaging Video from RSNA 2017: How will AI change radiology? Chang: IT is the key to improving radiology efficiency (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 22, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Sen. Warner enlists healthcare industry help on cybersecurity
[Image courtesy of Blogtrepreneur on Flickr, per Creative Commons 2.0 license]U.S. Senator Mark Warner (D-Va.) wrote a letter to several healthcare organizations yesterday, asking their help in improving cybersecurity in the industry. A member of the Senate Finance Committee and chair of the Senate cybersecurity caucus, Warner pointed to apparent gaps in oversight, expressed concern about the impact of cyberattacks on the health care sector, and said he wants to help develop strategies that strengthen information security. Ransomeware and other cyberattacks have stunned the healthcare industry. The 2017 WannaCry attack aff...
Source: Mass Device - February 22, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Nancy Crotti Tags: Blog Featured Health Information Technology News Well AdvaMed Bayer senatormarkwarner Siemens Source Type: news

Executive Committee Minutes, January 8, 2019
Participants: John Grohol, Janice McCallum, Burt Rosen, Danny Sands, Joe Ternullo, Sue Woods Minutes from December 11 combined board/exec committee meeting  approved Communications/Meetings Short discussion about the uptick in quantity and quality of communications on Connect. Sue stated that she still wants to do a survey to gauge membership interests and build on what’s working into 2019. Leadership  Google sheets list We haven’t held elections yet; we’re behind schedule in electing new slate of board members. The 2 new candidates for the board, Helene Clayton-Jeter and Amber Soucy, along with...
Source: Society for Participatory Medicine - February 22, 2019 Category: General Medicine Authors: Janice McCallum Tags: Board Minutes Executive Minutes Executive Committee Meetings Executive Committee Minutes Source Type: news

PACS at HIMSS: Changes in attitudes, changes in latitudes
Why would anyone in radiology go to the Healthcare Information and Management...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Live from HIMSS 2019: The PACSman on AI and radiology The 2018 PACSman Awards: I'm on fire! The PACSman eyes the AI revolution Straight Talk From the PACSman: Here for the funeral? Straight Talk From the PACSman: The FUD factor with AI (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 22, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

RANZCR proposes ethical guidelines for AI
The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR) has published...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: AI algorithm predicts Alzheimer's disease progression HIMSS: Radiology workflow orchestration makes sweet music Live from HIMSS 2019: The PACSman on AI and radiology AI may predict lymph node metastasis in gastric cancer ACR DSI releases use cases to speed up AI adoption (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 21, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

FDA clears Agfa's DR system with tomo
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared Agfa HealthCare's DR...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Agfa to feature Enterprise Imaging updates at HIMSS 2019 Agfa lands 3-year DR deal with Premier Agfa to show DR tomosynthesis at RSNA 2018 Agfa, PACSHealth to install dose software at VA network Agfa wins DR 800 orders from Florida Hospital (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 21, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

HIMSS Li ège, The Must-Attend Health IT for the Benelux Region
1 - 3 April 2019, Liège, Belgium.HIMSS (Healthcare Information Management Systems Society) has announced that it is launching the second edition of HIMSS Liège, a two and a half day event for the health IT community of the Benelux region that will take place between 1-3 April at the University of Liège. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 21, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Events Source Type: news

HIMSS Analytics extends DIAM to enterprise imaging
HIMSS Analytics has teamed up with the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine,...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Video from RSNA 2018: What DIAM means to you HIMSS Analytics debuts new INFRAM IT adoption model Facebook Live from HIMSS 2018: Day 3 (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 15, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

HIMSS 2019 Promises Healthcare Consumerization, Price Transparency & Interoperability
This year, HIMSS19 calls not for a greater focus on technology and our health as a nation as it has in previous years, but instead, this year's conference theme “champions of health unite” puts an increasing emphasis on what matters most in healthcare: the patient. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - February 15, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Joe Harpaz, Contributor Source Type: news

HIMSS: Radiology workflow orchestration makes sweet music
ORLANDO, FL - Workflow orchestration can maximize quality, improve service,...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Live from HIMSS 2019: The PACSman on AI and radiology 3 ways AI could be integrated into radiology workflow New opportunities emerge for AI in medical imaging Chang: IT is the key to improving radiology efficiency Unlock efficiency with radiology workflow orchestration (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 15, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Live from HIMSS 2019: Trends in enterprise imaging
ORLANDO, FL - What are the hot trends in enterprise imaging at this week's...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Live from HIMSS 2019: The PACSman on AI and radiology Live from HIMSS 2019: Multimedia radiology reports Fate of the 4: 2018 progress report for GE, Siemens, Canon, and Philips 4 trends to watch at RSNA 2018 MRI 2028: What to expect in the next decade of MRI? (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 15, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

HIMSS: NIH finds favor with multimedia radiology reports
ORLANDO, FL - Interactive multimedia radiology reports better meet the needs...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: HIMSS: Multimedia reports are ready for prime time How can PACS functionality be improved? Multimedia radiology reports enhance tumor tracking (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 14, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Live from HIMSS 2019: The PACSman on AI and radiology
ORLANDO, FL - What needs to happen next before artificial intelligence (AI)...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Live from HIMSS 2019: Multimedia radiology reports The 2018 PACSman Awards: I'm on fire! The PACSman eyes the AI revolution Straight Talk From the PACSman: Here for the funeral? Straight Talk From the PACSman: The FUD factor with AI (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 14, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

HIMSS: Multimedia reports are ready for prime time
ORLANDO, FL - Interactive multimedia radiology reports -- with additional help...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: How can PACS functionality be improved? Multimedia radiology reports enhance tumor tracking (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 13, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Looking to startups for the future of health
From at-home STD testing kits to behavioral health platforms, this year ’s HIMSS Pitch Competition came from a variety of fields. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - February 13, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Health 2.0: Applications that change the world
A recent article from the HIMSS Insights global eBook looked at the use of digital technologies in healthcare in the developing world. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - February 13, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Live from HIMSS 2019: Multimedia radiology reports
ORLANDO, FL - Is radiology ready for multimedia reports? Dr. Cree Gaskin from...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Multimedia radiology reports are ready for prime time How can PACS functionality be improved? Multimedia radiology reports enhance tumor tracking (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 13, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd. and IBM Canada Announce First of its Kind Collaboration to Integrate Blockchain Technology into Clinical Trials
Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd. and IBM Canada announced at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conference in Orlando, Florida, their plans to explore the use of blockchain technology in clinical trials. This collaboration underscores Boehringer Ingelheim's commitment to healthcare innovation and marks the first time that blockchain technology will be explored in a clinical trial setting in Canada. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 13, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd. and IBM Canada announce first of its kind collaboration to integrate blockchain technology into clinical trials
Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd. and IBM Canada announced at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conference in Orlando, Florida, their plans to explore the use of blockchain technology in clinical trials. This collaboration underscores Boehringer Ingelheim's commitment to healthcare innovation and marks the first time that blockchain technology will be explored in a clinical trial setting in Canada. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - February 13, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Boehringer Ingelheim Business and Industry Source Type: news

Innovation means creating for the right circumstances
Santosh Mohan of the HIMSS Innovation Committee  and Intermountain’s Todd Dunn on the importance of innovators and providers teaming up.  (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - February 12, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Philips Launches IntelliSpace Epidemiology Solution at HIMSS 2019
Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced the launch of IntelliSpace Epidemiology, a solution that optimizes the detection of healthcare associated infections (HAIs) in the hospital. Philips IntelliSpace Epidemiology is the only decision-support solution in the U.S. that combines clinical informatics and genomic sequencing information from pathogenic bacteria, aiming to efficiently assist infection control prevention teams in identifying infection transmissions. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - February 12, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Philips Business and Industry Source Type: news

HIMSS TV at HIMSS19 will feature innovation leaders, former US CTO, Livongo CEO and more
Complete with an  interview desk, roving reporters, and discussions with industry luminaries, innovators and top executives, HIMSS TV will be available livecasted and on-demand. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - February 8, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

To bring healthcare to Silicon Valley, you have to bring Silicon Valley to healthcare
Stanford VP of software  Aditya Bhasin will discuss his hospital's journey at HIMSS 19. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - February 6, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

In conversation with futurist, author and researcher Koen Kas: “The future of healthcare is about changing behaviour”
Kas will be speaking at HIMSS Li ège and the HIMSS& Health 2.0 European conference later this year. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - February 6, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Fujifilm to unveil new Synapse 3D release at HIMSS 2019
Fujifilm Medical Systems USA will present the latest version of its Synapse...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Fujifilm adds to DR customer list Fujifilm, Lunit partner on AI pilot in Mexico Fujifilm to highlight AI, digital mammo, and DR at RSNA U.S. agency to review ruling in Hologic, Fujifilm dispute Fujifilm signs 4 installation deals (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 5, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Varian to present mobile app at HIMSS 2019
Radiation oncology firm Varian Medical Systems will showcase Varian Mobile,...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Varian CEO rings NYSE opening bell on World Cancer Day Varian posts Q1 revenue gains 1st Taiwanese patients treated with Varian HyperArc Varian gets Chinese trade tariff exemption Varian gets China OK for Halcyon system (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 5, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Agfa to feature Enterprise Imaging updates at HIMSS 2019
Agfa HealthCare will showcase augmented intelligence capabilities and a cloud-based...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Agfa lands 3-year DR deal with Premier Agfa to show DR tomosynthesis at RSNA 2018 Agfa, PACSHealth to install dose software at VA network Agfa wins DR 800 orders from Florida Hospital Agfa prepares to show updated Musica workstation at RSNA 2018 (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 5, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

HIMSS TV at HIMSS19 will feature innovation leaders, HIPAA sitcom maker, Surescripts CEO and more
Complete with an  interview desk, roving reporters, and discussions with industry luminaries, innovators and top executives, HIMSS TV will be available livecasted and on-demand. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - February 5, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

HIMSS TV at HIMSS19 will feature innovation leaders, former governor, Google Cloud director, and more
Complete with an  interview desk, roving reporters, and discussions with industry luminaries, innovators and top executives, HIMSS TV will be available livecasted and on-demand. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - February 1, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

How to get the most out of HIMSS TV at HIMSS19 (updated)
Complete with an  interview desk, roving reporters, and discussions with industry luminaries, innovators and top executives, HIMSS TV will be available livecasted and on-demand. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 29, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Cleveland Clinic and HIMSS Patient Experience Summit call-for-proposals closes Feb. 5
The theme of the 10th Annual event is Looking Back, Leaping Forward. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 28, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

How to get the most out of HIMSS TV at HIMSS19
Complete with an  interview desk, roving reporters, and discussions with industry luminaries, innovators and top executives, HIMSS TV will be available livecasted and on-demand. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 25, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

A Startup's Guide to HIMSS19
While the HIMSS Global Conference is often thought of as a health IT conference for physicians and CIOs, the annual event actually caters to a wide variety of stakeholders in healthcare including entrepreneurs, investors, informaticists, and a wide variety of clinicians and executives. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 18, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Kate Milliken to Host HIMSS TV at HIMSS19
(Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 18, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

AI goes clinic - are we ready yet?
AI in healthcare seems to be a hot topic of discussion around the world at the moment, but what progress has been made in terms of adoption in clinical routine? “Improving our diagnostic and treatment processes has always been the fundamental basis of our thinking and we have welcomed AI,” Miikka Korja, chief information officer and cerebrovascular neurosurgeon at the Helsinki University Hospital in Finland, explains in an interview for the second issue of the HIMSS Insights eBook. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 9, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Rush is third hospital in country to achieve 'pinnacle' of predictive analytics
(Rush University Medical Center) Rush University Medical Center is just the third health care provider in the country to achieve the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society's (HIMSS) Stage 7 for the Adoption Model for Analytics Maturity (AMAM). HIMSS, a health care information trade association, says the achievement 'represents the pinnacle of applying analytics to support patient-specific prescriptive care.' (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 9, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

How Ochsner's digital medicine programs put patients' convenience first
At HIMSS, Dr. Richard Milani will share learnings and data from his health system's chronic condition management initatives. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 2, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Board Meeting Minutes, October 23, 2018
Participants:  Geri Baumblatt, Dave DeBronkart, Peter Elias, John Grohol, Matthew Holt, Janice McCallum, Jan Oldenburg, Danny Sands, Joe Ternullo, Sue Woods Minutes from September 25, 2018 meeting approved. Conference redux – Board reactions/assessment of process and results, and initial suggestion of path forward for 2019 Joe Ternullo kicked off the discussion with comment about the all around positive response he received from numerous attendees and via the conference evaluation survey. He believes that getting on HIMSS registration site early was helpful and that the event raised awareness of the goals of S4P...
Source: Society for Participatory Medicine - December 28, 2018 Category: General Medicine Authors: Janice McCallum Tags: Board Minutes Source Type: news

How to prepare for the journey to Stage 7 EMRAM
Zhigang Liang, CIO, Xuanwu Hospital, Capital University of Medical Sciences, discusses what is needed before an organization embarks on a journey toward Stage 7 on the HIMSS Analytics Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model (EMRAM). (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - December 18, 2018 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Lessons from China's digital healthcare approach
Dr. Manish Kohli, HIMSS'Chair Global Board of Directors, discusses global struggles with access, quality and cost of care and how China has stepped up to those challenges with remarkable speed and level of ambition. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - December 17, 2018 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Blockchain: 3 charts highlight today's infrastructure, interest and initial use cases
HIMSS Analytics found health facilities more prepared for the distributed ledger tech than many might think, but that doesn ’t mean they’re making forward progress just yet. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - December 3, 2018 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Bridging digital healthcare best practices
With an aging population, disconnected health information systems and a rising consumer, Hal Wolf, HIMSS President and CEO, says that sharing of best practices across borders will result in delivery of better services, information and technology. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - November 27, 2018 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Digital technology deployment helps keep focus on patients
Dr. Manish Kohli, HIMSS Enterprise Board Chair, discusses clinician burn-out and delivering insights for better clinical decision making, adding that success will come when the technology becomes invisible while patients are in front of doctors and nurses. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - November 27, 2018 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news