If we want to improve care and lessen the burden on physicians, we need to stop thinking about buying new technologies and focus on leveraging digital tools to reimagine the way things are done, says Bob Wachter, MD.
As always, there were a lot of buzzwords thrown around at HIMSS, and a lot of predictions about where the industry is headed. But what does this all mean for CIOs today? David Chou offers his take.
Healthcare professionals need to look for opportunities to outsource routine tasks to machines and appreciate the value of caring and human connection, judgment and attention to quality, says Dr. Joe Kvedar.
This past year was one for the books, and signs indicate that 2018 will be just as exciting, says David Muntz, who predicts the advancements we’ll see in areas like AI, cybersecurity, and value-based care.
Ten years ago, ACOs and HIEs were the next big thing. Now, it’s data warehousing and analytics tools that have the potential to change the way care is practiced and business is conducted, says CIO Jason Bray.