HIMSS16 News

  1. Fifty Percent Of Millennials Have Delayed Healthcare Treatment Due To Cost, According To Research From Xerox
    2/29/2016

    New consumer healthcare research released recently from Xerox at HIMSS16 (booth #8005) shows Millennials (Gen Y, ages 18 – 34) are the most cost conscious generation when it comes to healthcare – with the majority of respondents listing cost as a top consideration when selecting a healthcare provider and 50 percent even delaying treatment due to cost.

  2. Xerox Helps Healthcare Providers Keep Patients And Bottom Lines Healthy
    2/29/2016

    Healthcare providers are increasingly on the hook to improve the overall health of patients or face significant financial penalties.

  3. Surescripts’ National Record Locator Service Adds 140 Million Patients And 1.8 Billion Interactions
    2/29/2016

    Marking another interoperability milestone, Surescripts, the nation’s leading health information network, announced the nationwide activation of its National Record Locator Service, a service that gives providers an effective way to obtain a more complete view of a patient’s health history.

  4. Apigee API Management And Apigee Health APIx Help Advance Patient Data Interoperability Across Salesforce Health Cloud
    2/29/2016

    HIMSS16--Apigee®, developer of an intelligent API platform, today announced it is supporting improved patient data interoperability across the Salesforce Health Cloud with Apigee Edge API management software and Apigee Health APIx.

  5. HIMSS Analytics Honors NYU Langone Medical Center With The Emram Stage 7 Award, And Its Affiliated Practices With The Stage 7 Ambulatory Award
    2/29/2016

    HIMSS Analytics has awarded NYU Langone Medical Center’s Tisch Hospital,Rusk Rehabilitation, and Hospital for Joint Diseases with its Stage 7 Award, and NYU Langone’s ambulatory practices with its Stage 7 Ambulatory Award. This is the first hospital enterprise in New York State to receive these prestigious awards.

  6. Yorktel Introduces FeatherMed, A Portable Telehealth Kit At HIMSS 2016
    2/29/2016

    From HIMSS 2016 Booth #11512, Yorktel, the worldwide leader in cloud, UC&C, and video managed services, introduced FeatherMed, a self-contained, clinical portable telehealth kit.

  7. Fax Federation Securely Transmits Data For Healthcare Organizations
    2/29/2016

    Fax Federation, an industry consortium focused on creating the world’s largest secure fax network represents 10 million endpoints, creating an ultra-secure fax network for healthcare flow.

  8. The HIMSS16 Interoperability Showcase
    2/29/2016

    The HIMSS Interoperability Showcase at HIMSS16 will feature leading-edge health information systems that enable providers, patients and family members to send, receive, find and use electronic health information in a way that is appropriate, secure, timely and reliable.

  9. DataMotion Health Enables New Standard In Care Team And Patient Collaboration
    2/29/2016

    DataMotion Health, a provider of secure health information delivery services and solutions, recently announced an enhanced version of its SaaS platform that enables easy collaboration across the care continuum and empowers the patient to be an active participant.

  10. New HIMSS Online Certification Tracker Simplifies Recertification Process
    2/29/2016

    HIMSS members who hold the CAHIMS, CPHIMS or CPHIMS-CA credential represent a group of health IT professionals and leaders who have demonstrated dedication to healthcare and distinguished themselves in an increasingly competitive marketplace.