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More than 150 hospitals in Turkey achieve HIMSS Analytics EMRAM Stage 6 in one year

In total, 166 hospitals have now been validated at Stage 6 of the HIMSS Analytics Electronic Medical Record Model (EMRAM) in Turkey

UK: VR mental health initiative wins £4m of funding

Financial boost for unique trial could pave the way for VR treatments on the NHS, for common mental health disorders like depression and anxiety

Compassion vs. computers: Does it have to be a tug of war?

New survey puts emphasis on the importance of building machines that value compassion as much as clinicians and patients

Digital health in Italy: The race is on

Italian healthcare may not be at the level of digital maturity of some other European countries, but it’s made significant progress in the past year

Has Apple just made EHRs so much easier to swallow?

Apple's new Health Records feature will enable consumers to see their medical records on their iPhones...

OPTEL conducting pilot project with Oxford University Hospitals

OPTEL signs agreement with Oxford University Hospitals

Canada: New AR system means doctors can see under patients' skin without using the scalpel

New technology is bringing the power of augmented reality (AR) into clinical practice

CIOs: Is your health organisation ready for the GDPR?

The GDPR will come into force exactly four months from today (25 January)

What’s app, doc? Irish hospital finds innovative solution to overcrowding

Irish hospital launches its own smartphone app

BLOG: Ethics in eHealth. Let's talk about equity

There is little doubt that the increasing access to electronic tools for public health suggests that the future of healthcare is digital

Vimercate hospital in Italy successfully revalidates as EMRAM Stage 6 hospital

Vimercate hospital in the region of Lombardia, Italy, has been successfully revalidated at Stage 6 of the international HIMSS Analytics EMRAM scale

Ordensklinikum Linz Elisabethinen achieves EMRAM Stage 6

Ordensklinikum Linz Elisabethinen in Austria has been successfully validated at Stage 6 of the international HIMSS Analytics EMRAM standards.

Could digital health resolve the current US opioid crisis?

How has Donald Trump's declaration of a ‘National Public Health Emergency’ encouraged digital health innovators to get on board to find...

AGAPLESION DIAKONIEKLINIKUM ROTENBURG achieves EMRAM Stage 6

The hospital in Germany has been successfully validated at Stage 6 of the international HIMSS Analytics EMRAM standards

Experts discuss health IT trends during HIMSS Europe webinar

HIMSS Europe webinar looks at recent digital health trends

interoperability

BLOG: Interoperability - what’s taking us so long?

Interoperability: from a systems to a human communication problem

PCHAlliance releases latest version of the Continua Design Guidelines

New guidelines to enable integration of patient-generated data into EHRs

BLOG: We must keep investing in leadership

The 2nd HIMSS Analytics Annual European eHealth Survey has highlighted key issues facing healthcare providers in the digital space

St Jansdal Hospital achieves HIMSS Analytics EMRAM Stage 7

St Jansdal Hospital in the Netherlands has successfully validated at Stage 7 of the international HIMSS Analytics EMRAM standards

BLOG: Data creators to data innovators

What will the healthcare technology trends be that will be key to transforming care in Europe?

‘Fine-tuning investment in digital’

Interview with Dr Graham Evans, North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust’s Chief Information and Technology Officer

Funding is top challenge for healthcare providers across Europe, reveals annual health IT report

A new survey from HIMSS Europe reveals that health IT professionals believe they do not have enough IT funding to meet the challenges they face today

Liberté Egalité Pataquès

More and more French hospitals are using data to improve patient outcomes to boost communication between patients and caregivers

HIMSS Europe and HIMSS UK Launch stand-alone platforms for established media brands

HIMSS Europe and HIMSS UK have launched stand-alone platforms for two of its established online media brands, Insights and BJ-HC

Guest blog post: Data creators to data innovators

Healthcare systems across Europe were traditionally need-based and the focus has been on reactive care.

Europe inches forward on IT integration

The IHE initiative has been working hard to introduce interoperability in clinics, hospitals and national health information exchanges

Conscious uncoupling, anyone?

Due to the digitisation of healthcare and a growing enterprise focus, the technique of uncoupling – or ‘deconstructing’– is being applied to health IT

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