HIMSS14: The IT Market and US Healthcare – Big and Getting Bigger
Business
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Business
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HIMSS14: The IT Market and US Healthcare – Big and Getting Bigger

Steve Goldstein - March 3, 2014

I hope you were as interested as I was in the whys and wherefores of the dominance of the United States in the healthcare IT market; I…

HIMSS14: Bullish on Growth in the International Healthcare IT Market
Business
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Business
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HIMSS14: Bullish on Growth in the International Healthcare IT Market

Steve Goldstein - February 28, 2014

Unlike many other healthcare annual confabs, the 2014 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) meeting and exhibition in Orlando, Fla. seems dominated by the North American…

Hillary Rocks HIMSS14
Health Reform
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Health Reform
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Hillary Rocks HIMSS14

Steve Goldstein - February 28, 2014

Orlando may be the home of the Magic Kingdom, but the real magic was in the Orange County Convention Center yesterday in the person of Hillary Rodham…

HIMSS14: Why We Need Healthcare Intelligence (As Well As Intelligent Healthcare)
Business
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Business
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HIMSS14: Why We Need Healthcare Intelligence (As Well As Intelligent Healthcare)

Steve Goldstein - February 27, 2014

Healthcare intelligence sounds like an oxymoron, since so much about the U.S. healthcare system befuddles the mind. I set out, a seeker among the 37,000 attendees at…

HIMSS14: Early Adopters? Not So Much
eHealth
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eHealth
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HIMSS14: Early Adopters? Not So Much

Steve Goldstein - February 27, 2014

Healthcare providers are still taking baby steps in their adoption and implementation of mobile technology, according to a survey released today by HIMSS Analytics at the organization’s…

HIMSS14: Who’s Afraid of Big, Bad Data? Or, How to Eat an Elephant
Business
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Business
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HIMSS14: Who’s Afraid of Big, Bad Data? Or, How to Eat an Elephant

Steve Goldstein - February 26, 2014

HIMSS14 is chock full of interesting folks, as befits a mini-city of 37,000 souls. One of them is Charles Nguyen, vice-president of Netmail, a Montreal-based firm that…

HIMSS14: Population Health Management and the CareXcell™ Solution
Medical Innovations
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Medical Innovations
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HIMSS14: Population Health Management and the CareXcell™ Solution

Steve Goldstein - February 26, 2014

The 2014 annual conference and exhibition of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (hereafter HIMSS14, for obvious reasons) is taking place in warmish Orlando, Fla., home…

RSNA 2013: Searching for Imaging Efficiency in a Software Platform
Medical Devices
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Medical Devices
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RSNA 2013: Searching for Imaging Efficiency in a Software Platform

Steve Goldstein - December 20, 2013

At the recent annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America in Chicago, I was fortunate to have a conversation with a consumer. He was Dr.…

mHealth 2013: Interview with Aetna’s Martha Wofford
eHealth
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eHealth
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mHealth 2013: Interview with Aetna’s Martha Wofford

Steve Goldstein - December 11, 2013

One of the brightest stars at the star-studded 2013 mHealth Summit is Martha L. Wofford, an Aetna vice president and head of the company’s new CarePass program,…

RSNA 2013: Putting the “Ultra” into Ultrasound
Medical Devices
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Medical Devices
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RSNA 2013: Putting the “Ultra” into Ultrasound

Steve Goldstein - December 6, 2013

It’s not every day that you can sit down with a company CEO at a huge annual meeting/trade show like the RSNA in Chicago, so when Jeffrey…