Lessons from a successful EMR implementation in Saudi Arabia
Dr. Tamara Sunbul, medical director of clinical informatics at Johns Hopkins Aramco Healthcare in the KSA, says that identifying and training physician champions while planning ahead are key factors in a successful EMR " go live. " (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - February 13, 2020 Category: Information Technology Tags: Clinical Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR) Source Type: video

Kuwait's journey toward implementing a national EHR
Dr. Salman Al-Sabah, president of the Kuwait Association of Surgeons, says his country wants to learn from others and collaborate effectively with all stakeholders, which offers huge potential as the country moves toward a national electronic health record. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - February 10, 2020 Category: Information Technology Tags: Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR) Government & amp; Policy Health Information Exchange (HIE) Source Type: video

Using smartphones to measure biomarkers for mental health behavior
Rashmi Patel, Fulbright Scholar at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, says active monitoring can ask questions while sensors can go deeper into mood and anxiety levels. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - December 31, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Connected Health Mobile Telehealth Source Type: video

Improving patient outcomes with maturity models
EMRAM is used to manage healthcare, but all stakeholders must work collaboratively to improve outcomes, says Ilker K öse, technology transfer office director at Istanbul Medipol University in Turkey. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - December 30, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR) Quality and Safety Source Type: video

Modernizing healthcare model in Tunisia
Countries such as Tunisia can learn a great deal from Turkey ' s digital transformation, says Sonia Khayat, general director of International Cooperation at Ministry of Health in Tunisia. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - December 30, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Government & amp; Policy Women In Health IT Source Type: video

Accelerating innovation in Israel
Dr. Nathalie Bloch, head of the innovation center for digital health at Sheba Medical Center, talks about partnering with startups and established companies to create the right infrastructure to implement technology solutions. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - December 10, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Government & amp; Policy Innovation Pulse Quality and Safety Source Type: video

Involving key stakeholders in EHR selection process
In this virtual tour of Mediclinic Middle East, learn why key stakeholders from doctors to allied health professionals must be involved in the selection and customization process of the EHR to ensure optimum engagement. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - November 25, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR) Workforce Source Type: video

DeBakey Lecture: The Making of Iraqi Doctors: Reproduction in Medical Education in Modern Iraq, 1869-1959
4th Annual DeBakey Lecture The techniques and pedagogies of medical education in the fields of surgery underscore the universality of the medical profession and the internationalization of its pedagogies. This presentation looks into the field of surgery in the medical schools of Baghdad and Beirut as comparative transnati onal microcosms for the study of the development of pedagogical approaches of surgical education. Pointedly, this presentation focuses on Dr. Michael Elias Debakey ’ s centrality in this internationalization processes. In the aftermath of World War Two, Debakey was vernacularized in surgical canon. Me...
Source: Videocast - All Events - November 22, 2019 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

How to close the gap between academia, digital healthcare industry
Key to the digital transformation agenda is ensuring that the multiple stakeholders are aligned across the GCC region, says Amr Jamal, chairman of the Family and Community Medicine Department at King Saud University, Saudi Arabia. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - November 20, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Workforce Source Type: video

How Bahrain is fighting physician burnout
Dr. Manal Alawi Amin Al-Alawi, assistant undersecretary for primary care in Bahrain, says primary care physicians are being provided with a range of support services and opportunities to share their experiences and reduce burnout. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - November 20, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Women In Health IT Workforce Source Type: video

Lessons NHS can learn from Middle East digital health experiences
Sam Shah, digital health advisor and former NHSX director of digital development, says personal health records, health information exchange and other digital health learnings can be extracted from the Middle East experiences. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - November 12, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Government & amp; Policy Health Information Exchange (HIE) Source Type: video

Clinician engagement key to accountable care success
Bringing clinical staff in at the ground level ensured analytics tools were properly deployed for the ACO ' s success, according to Bill Gillis, CIO, and Dr. Sarika Aggarwal, CMO at Beth Israel Deaconess Care Organization. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - August 19, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Accountable Care Analytics Clinical HIMSS19 Source Type: video

Why EHR should be'sidekick' not the be-all for engaging physicians
Rahul Goyal, MD, physician informatics lead at Mediclinic Middle East in the UAE, discusses retrieving useful information from a minimal amount of EHR clicks. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - July 3, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR) Source Type: video