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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.