HIMSS18 Survivor Kit Part 1 – Best foot forward: Comfortable shoes get the seal of approval

Your feet will be doing a lot of work, so be prepared! Nothing will flag your enthusiasm faster than physical fatigue and poor planning – as seasoned conference attendees know all too well. We asked #HIMSS18 ambassadors for their #1 tip for first-time attendees at HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition. We had a small tweet […]

Using waivers to tackle the opioid crisis: Opportunities and challenges

By George T. Mathew, M.D. The ongoing news about the opioid crisis has led to both the federal and state governments seeking ways to break what has become a national epidemic. Despite various programs to tackle the issue, deaths from opioids continue to rise, with more than 33,000 deaths in 2016, according to the National […]

Data, algorithms and technology: Saving lives in the ICU

By Pritam Potnis Next-generation healthcare device innovations are providing hospitals with better, more detailed insights that, with the right overview and analytics capabilities, have the potential to save more lives, manage population health in and beyond the hospital, and reduce costs. An example of this type of innovation is research at a noted hospital network […]