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4 Ways Collaboration Created Buzz at #HIMSS16

Wow, what a conference. As we wrap up exhibit day 3 of the annual HIMSS conference I can’t help but reflect on a buzzword I heard throughout the day. That word is collaboration. Collaboration between providers and health plans; patients and providers, vendors; and employee. Provider and Health Plans: Healthcare organizations, both providers and health plans are […]

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2 Takeaways from #HIMSS16 Exhibit Day 2

We have wrapped up day 2 at HIMSS. A day full of connecting with others in the healthcare industry and diving into conversations about the challenges and trends in healthcare. As a patient, I always enjoy the conversations about connected health and learning how organizations are putting the patient and their journey at the center. […]

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3 Hot Topics from #HIMSS16 Exhibit Day 1

  Day one of #HIMSS16 has wrapped and it was a day full of networking and conversation around improving healthcare. While there were plenty of discussions about various topics in healthcare, there were three overwhelming themes that were consistent throughout the majority of my conversations. #1. Patient engagement and empowerment – One of the hot […]

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3-Part Pledge to Ease EHR Use & Interoperability – #HIMSS16

The annual HIMSS conference opened with a bang as opening keynote speaker Sylvia Mathews Burwell, U.S. Secretary of Health & Human Services, announced a push for interoperability.  Some of the nation’s top healthcare information technology developers and many of their customers have made a pledge to make it easier for patients to use the information in their […]

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A Look Inside Healthcare Data & Device Security

With the continued move towards digital securing patient data has moved to the top of the list for many healthcare organizations. I sat down with David Chou (@dchou1107) to talk about data and device privacy and security and get his perspective on the challenges and what organizations can be doing to protect themselves and their […]

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#HIMSS16 Perspective – Interview with Priyal Patel, MHA

We continue our HIMSS16 Perspective series with an interview featuring Priyal Patel, MHA,  Sr. Solutions Architect and Consultant, Perficient. Priyal is a detail-oriented and results-driven healthcare subject matter expert and business consultant.  She has strong leadership and interpersonal skills and has led and collaborated with multi-disciplinary project teams from some of the most prominent healthcare organizations […]

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Are You Ready to Transform Healthcare? #HIMSS16

Will you be attending HIMSS this year? Are you ready to transform healthcare and connect with others who are passionate about improving healthcare? HIMSS provides a great opportunity to network, collaborate and share ideas with peers. This years conference kicks off in a few days and will bring together more than 40,000 people to talk […]

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4 Must-Attend #HIMSS16 Social Media Happenings

As we get closer to the HIMSS16 Conference & Exhibition (February 29 to March 4 at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas), organizers are anticipating another record-breaking year for social media conversation around the annual event. #HIMSS15 was tweeted 88,990 times last year, and the digital chatter on the latest health IT […]

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#HIMSS16: Connect. Learn. Discover. Explore

What if you could transform healthcare in just 5 days? You can. Connect with Perficient at HIMSS16 in Las Vegas, and discover cutting-edge health IT solutions and services that are helping to transform the healthcare industry. We would love to share with you real-world customer success stories and talk to you about our business and technology […]

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VIDEO: Sneak Peek of #HIMSS16 in 39 Seconds

The annual HIMSS conference begins in a month! I am looking forward to connecting in-person with people who are passionate about HIT. I am excited to talk about cutting-edge technologies that are truly impacting care and driving value throughout the organization. While there is a lot going on at HIMSS this year, this video provides a […]

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Can you crack the code? If you are attending HIMSS16 this year, February 29-March 4, in Las Vegas, be sure to enter for a chance to win a HIMSS VEGAS VIP EXPERIENCE. Upgrade your Vegas experience with an additional $300 to spend on food, drinks, entertainment and more. Hurry, you must enter by February 22, […]

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#HIMSS16 Social Media Ambassadors Announced

HIMSS recently announced their Social Media Ambassadors for 2016 and the list includes some of the brightest and most enjoyable people to interact with on Twitter. Each person on the list brings a unique perspective on how healthcare can, and needs to, transform for patients, providers and consumers. The HIMSS Social Media Ambassadors for 2016 are: […]

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