Achieving health policy goals through collaboration
Texas chapters are working to advance health equity and other HIMSS goals with the state ' s legislature, reports Alan Lavergne, vice president of advocacy for the Dallas-Fort Worth HIMSS chapter. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - May 22, 2023 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

How digitization and partnership can address health inequities
By leveraging the collective power of stakeholders and governments, member states can advance health equity worldwide, says Dr. Hans Kluge, regional director for Europe at the World Health Organization. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - May 22, 2023 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Mitigating healthcare workforce challenges with technology
There are ways technology can help ease clinician burden. Kathleen McGrow, chief nursing information officer at Microsoft and a 2023 HIMSS Changemaker Award recipient, explains how. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - May 19, 2023 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Building DEI into digital healthcare strategies
Health tech incubator MATTER embeds health equity into its initiatives and encourages its partner companies to do the same, says Olyvia Phillips, its manager of equity initiatives. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - May 19, 2023 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Universal patient ID helps reduce record duplication, boost safety
Standardizing information capture, including a universal patient identification, can enhance data quality while eliminating the 20% record duplication rate facing healthcare organizations, says Gregg Church, president of 4medica. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - May 18, 2023 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

How EHRs might bring back some joy in medicine
To boost retention and reduce burnout, electronic health records should be redesigned to help clinicians rekindle their passion for treating patients and balance their work and life, says Sandra Johnson, SVP of client services for CliniComp. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - May 18, 2023 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

LGBTQ patients and data-driven health equity goals
Some healthcare professionals should learn more about the unique health needs of LGBTQ people and the value of collecting sexual orientation and gender identity data, says Dana Trampas, senior digital health specialist at HIMSS. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - May 17, 2023 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

How the HIMSS C-COMM model assesses digital maturity in community settings
The new Community Care Outcomes Maturity Model helps organizations improve outcomes for the non-acute care that most people use each day, says Natasha Ramontal, digital health strategist for community outcomes and analytics for HIMSS. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - May 17, 2023 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Greater health equity needs local advocacy
Encouraging state and regional HIMSS chapters to advocate for healthcare information policies in their area is critical, says Lawrence Voyten, HIMSS board member and national advocacy chair. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - May 16, 2023 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

A diverse local workforce is key for health IT employers
Encouraging students with diverse backgrounds to pursue healthcare IT careers in Northeast Ohio and around the world is crucial, says Grady Burrows, executive director of HIT in the CLE. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - May 16, 2023 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Increasing care quality by uncovering data insights
Verana Health uses large amounts of structured and unstructured de-identified patient data, including medical images, to inform value-based care models, explains Lawrence Whittle, CCO. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - May 15, 2023 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

Cognitive care needs can be identified by digital assessments
Digital cognitive assessments analyze a patient ' s voice and responses to better inform cognitive care and reduce clinicians ' administrative burden, explains Dr. John Showalter, CPO at Linus Health. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - May 15, 2023 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

A healthy bottom line depends on health equity
The cost of health inequities can negatively impact business, says Dr. Jay Bhatt, managing director at Deloitte, who explains why healthcare organizations should factor health equity into each business decision they make. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - May 12, 2023 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

How cancer care can benefit from personalized oncology data
AI-enabled care coordination enables patient-specific decision-making at the point of care. Kathy D. Ford, chief product and strategy officer at Project R ┼Źnin, explains. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - May 12, 2023 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video

How Portugal is driving nationwide digital transformation
With HIMSS23 Europe approaching in June, Joana Feij ├│, business development director for Health Cluster Portugal, discusses digital health innovation and the development of a technology framework for hospitals, which will be showcased in Lisbon. (Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos)
Source: Healthcare ITNews Videos - May 11, 2023 Category: Information Technology Source Type: video