HIMSS

This channel contains news about the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), including coverage of its annual meeting. HIMSS is a leading resource for health information technology (IT).This includes all health IT components, including electronic medical records (EMR), PACS, subspecialty reporting systems, remote viewing systemscybersecurity and archive/storage

Videos | PACS | March 05, 2019
Cree Gaskin, M.D., professor, vice chair and associate chief medical officer, University of Virginia Health System,...
Videos | Advanced Visualization | March 05, 2019
This is an example of a new endoscopic virtual peritoneal inflation tool on the patient's computed tomography (CT) ...
Videos | Orthopedic Imaging | March 05, 2019
This is an example of a 3-D printed pelvis that had multiple hip fractures and a second printed pelvis is from a post...

This is an example of the Fujifilm REiLI artificial intelligence application for radiology, showing auto identification and quantification of a pleural effusion and fibrosis with color coding showing the areas of detected anomalies. 

Blog | HIMSS | March 05, 2019
Healthcare today is largely woven together with electronic medical record (EMR) systems, which has led to the rapid...
What is Next in Healthcare IT?
News | Information Technology | February 28, 2019
February 28, 2019 — The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) shared insights on what’s next in...
Videos | Information Technology | February 28, 2019
Andrew Deutsch, M.D., MBA, chairman and CEO of Renaissance Imaging Medical Associates (RIMA), an affiliate of Radiology...
Videos | Cardiac Imaging | February 27, 2019
This is a virtual heart with the same electrophysiology characteristics as the real patient unveiled by Siemens at the ...
Blog | Artificial Intelligence | February 27, 2019
Innovation is all around, especially at trade shows. It’s been that way for as long as I can remember. What’s different...
Videos | Enterprise Imaging | February 27, 2019
Steve Holloway, principal analyst and company director for the healthcare market research firm Signify Research,...
artificial intelligence HIMSS 2019
Blog | Artificial Intelligence | February 27, 2019
Artificial intelligence (AI) remains the topic of conversation at conferences and throughout the media in 2019. At the...
Welch Road Imaging Integrates RamSoft PowerServer RIS/PACS With openDoctor
News | PACS Accessories | February 20, 2019
February 20, 2019 – Welch Road Imaging in California recently became the first RamSoft customer to integrate openDoctor...
Amazon Comprehend Medical Brings Medical Language Processing to Healthcare
News | Artificial Intelligence | February 15, 2019
February 15, 2019 — Amazon recently announced Amazon Comprehend Medical, a new HIPAA-eligible machine learning service...
Fujifilm Exhibits Enterprise Imaging Solutions and Artificial Intelligence Initiative at HIMSS 2019
News | Enterprise Imaging | February 15, 2019
February 15, 2019 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. and Fujifilm SonoSite Inc. showcased their enterprise imaging...
Novarad promotes data gathering, storage and exchange across the enterprise at HIMSS19

Novarad promotes data gathering, storage and exchange across the enterprise at HIMSS19. Photo by Greg Freiherr

Blog | Enterprise Imaging | February 15, 2019
The value companies place on collaboration was palpable on the floor of the annual meeting of the Healthcare...
IBM Watson Health Announces New AI Collaborations With Leading Medical Centers
News | Artificial Intelligence | February 14, 2019
February 14, 2019 — IBM Watson Health announced plans to make a 10-year, $50 million investment in research...
Medivis Launches SurgicalAR Augmented Reality Platform
Technology | Virtual and Augmented Reality | February 14, 2019
February 14, 2019 — Medical imaging and visualization company Medivis officially unveiled SurgicalAR, its augmented...
Densitas Enters Partnership Agreement With TeleMammography Specialists
News | Breast Density | February 14, 2019
February 14, 2019 — Breast imaging analytics company Densitas Inc. announced a new collaboration partnership with...
Office of the National Coordinator Releases Proposed Rule on Healthcare Data Interoperability
News | Information Technology | February 14, 2019
This story has been updated with additional information since its initial posting. February 14, 2019 — The Centers for...
Siemens featured digitalization and the prospect of a “digital twin” in its HIMSS19 booth

Siemens featured digitalization and the prospect of a “digital twin” in its HIMSS19 booth. Photo by Greg Freiherr

Blog | Information Technology | February 14, 2019
At its booth on the exhibit floor of the annual Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS19) meeting...