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HIMSS Europe & Health 2.0 Conference: Big Dreams Meet Real Challenges

Artur Olesch takes a look at some of the conclusions following the HIMSS Europe & Health 2.0 annual conference

'Connected medical devices have to be protected above and beyond adequate security measures'

We interviewed Bob Zemke from Extreme Networks who told us more about a solution that can help hospitals protect and better secure medical devices
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Not enough recognition of women executives, Women in Health IT report reveals

The findings were made public during the HIMSS Europe 18 and Health 2.0 Conference
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Transforming Turkey: How a race for high standards helped a country unify around digital healthcare

Ilker Köse, Istanbul Medipol University, says the motivation to adopt EMRAM standards created the momentum needed to transform hospital systems
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GDPR can be a really good thing for international healthcare

Ron Roozendaal, CIO at the Dutch Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport, says the regulation gives patients a deeper stake in their own data

Understanding the impact of data and technology on European healthcare

Miguel González Sancho, of the European Commission, explains how digital health is empowering patients to have more input into their care
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Understanding Sweden's eHealth 2025 strategy

Karina Tellinger McNeil, Strategist of the Swedish Association of Local Authorities ad Regions, outlines plans for Sweden to lead in health IT

COCIR and SIA launch ID recommendations

A new joint publication, launched at the HIMSS Europe and Health 2.0 Conference, gives critical guidance on the identity challenge facing healthcare

'Patient-to-patient support can make all the difference'

WarOnCancer CEO and co-founder, Fabian Bolin, tells HIMSS TV why patients must share experiences to transform patient care and boost mental health
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Dutch MoH: 'The government as a system therapist'

Erik Gerritsen, Secretary at the Dutch Ministry of Health, tells HIMSS TV about how he would like all stakeholders to work towards a shared purpose

Wachter: 'We can't even use intelligence, leaving aside artificial intelligence'

Dr Bob Wachter says healthcare is entering a new phase of digital transformation now that EHR adoption is widespread

More than a vision: The data robot is watching you

Improving hospital care by big data analytics: This is today’s reality at Sao Jao Hospital Center in Porto.

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HIMSS opens calls for proposals for HIMSS19

Submissions for speaking opportunities at the health IT conference are open until July 16, 2018

Trust still an important element, as healthcare goes digital

Healthcare organisations continue to unleash the power of new tech but new research warns trust is a key currency

COCIR demands greater support for medical and digital health industry

COCIR called this month for a ‘coherent funding framework’ to support digital health solutions throughout the innovation cycle

Five factors influencing VR’s meteoric rise in healthcare

VR is being used increasingly in healthcare, thanks to a rapid rise in the number of connected devices and levels of tech investment

Inspiring innovation

Interview with Dr Cristina De Juan, IMT Innovation founder and CEO
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GDPR can be a really good thing for international healthcare

Ron Roozendaal, CIO at the Dutch Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport, says the regulation gives patients a deeper stake in their own data

'Connected medical devices have to be protected above and beyond adequate security measures'

We interviewed Bob Zemke from Extreme Networks who told us more about a solution that can help hospitals protect and better secure medical devices
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An agent of change

After years or in fact decades of discussions, German doctors are about to change their professional code of conduct
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'A move towards freedom from digital feudalism'

Can we give European citizens full control of their digital healthcare identity?
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Not enough recognition of women executives, Women in Health IT report reveals

The findings were made public during the HIMSS Europe 18 and Health 2.0 Conference

Steve Wretling Named Chief Technology and Innovation Officer for HIMSS

The former global CTO for DaVita is the third recent big hire for HIMSS, joining a new chief clinical officer and executive VP of international
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Understanding Sweden's eHealth 2025 strategy

Karina Tellinger McNeil, Strategist of the Swedish Association of Local Authorities ad Regions, outlines plans for Sweden to lead in health IT

Self-healing “e-skin” – a window on the future for robotics?

Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have created a new electrically conductive material that can repair itself

“Embracing digital will be the key skill of any healthcare enterprise”

Interview with Koen Kas, who will be one of the leading keynote speakers at the next Swiss eHealth Summit 2018

COCIR and SIA launch ID recommendations

A new joint publication, launched at the HIMSS Europe and Health 2.0 Conference, gives critical guidance on the identity challenge facing healthcare

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HIMSS Europe & Health 2.0 Conference: Big Dreams Meet Real Challenges

Artur Olesch takes a look at some of the conclusions following the HIMSS Europe & Health 2.0 annual conference
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EMRAM Stage 6 and Stage 7 Key Performance Indicator Report 2018 now available

It presents an aggregated view of best practice hospitals having established clear goals for improving safety and the quality of care.

ECCO and CODE unite to improve cancer care in Europe

The Collaboration for Oncology Data in Europe (CODE) and European CanCer Organisation (ECCO) have joined forces on a new project

BLOG: Integrated clinical history for better patient care

In a new blog, Miquel Soler, Director of IT Services, Ricoh Spain, looks at the different ways technology can improve service workflows and outcomes

Improving clinical decision support

Doctors, researchers and patients need improved computerized clinical decision support; The Norwegian Centre for E-health Research is working on it.

Ireland: Tech teams from across Europe compete for €4m funding

European healthtech teams will compete next week in a 'battle of the brains' to find innovative solutions for two major challenges...

Are European healthcare systems ready for AI?

There are few technologies that have had the healthcare industry so excited in recent years as AI; but are healthcare systems ready to embrace it?

HIMSS Europe Future50 list of digital healthcare leaders revealed

HIMSS Europe has revealed the list of the top fifty names in digital health who have made it into the Future50 community

Accelerating Saudi Arabia’s healthcare transformation with clinical documentation

White paper: “Saudi Arabia ― How clinical documentation can help achieve Vision 2030”

Cybersecurity Pulse-check

WannaCry took many healthcare organisations by surprise, exposing the risk of a slack approach to routine system updates

HIMSS acquires Healthbox to enter the innovation consulting field

The acquisition will enable HIMSS to offer hospitals guidance about bringing innovation into their systems

Value: the new AI frontier

Artificial Intelligence has established a convincing foothold in healthcare, with its benefits increasingly well understood by clinicians and patients

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