COVID-19 Updates

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Digital Health, Big Data, and What Pharma Learned from COVID-19

With 2020 in the rear view mirror and 2021 ahead, speakers during this webinar will discuss lessons learned by pharma during the pandemic and the role digital health, interoperability, and real world evidence will play in reshaping clinical trials and accelerating future drug development.

Supply Chain Attacks and Managing Security Risks During COVID-19

In this webinar, three senior healthcare security leaders discuss how they've responded to many new challenges, describe their approach to securing the rapid COVID-19 vaccine distribution, including the "cold chain," and how to balance risk reduction with the need for flexibility.

HIMSS Co-Leads Effort to Secure $100 Million in House Appropriations Bill for CDC Public Health Infrastructure Modernization

Innovation in Action: Easing the Burden on Clinicians and Patients with Machine Learning

This webinar discusses how COVID-19 put machine learning and AI projects on the fast track throughout healthcare and if this accelerated path will continue when COVID-19 is in the rearview mirror.

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Reports on healthcare and cross-sector cybersecurity

Cybersecurity Risk Management During a Pandemic: CISOs Share Best Practices and Lessons Learned

In this special HIMSS webinar three respected healthcare security leaders describe the COVID-19 pandemic's frontline and how the industry confronted the security challenges thrust upon it by the pandemic.

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Italy and Germany Facing COVID-19

As Europe is now at the center of the COVID-19 crisis, public health response strategies and hospital infrastructures are being tested, the hardest way. View this on-demandwebinar as our speakers Henning Schneider, CIO, Asklepios Kliniken Gmbh & Co. Kgaa and Elena Sini Group CIO, GVM Care & Research, both HIMSS Board Members, compare the situation and approach of two very different health systems in Europe: Italy and Germany

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ONC Releases Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement Resources

The Washington Perspective: A Fireside Chat with the ONC National Coordinator

National Coordinator for Health IT Dr. Donald Rucker and HIMSS President and CEO Hal Wolf discuss the various requirements of ONC's 21st Century Cures Act regulations and the critical need for interoperability to address the current global pandemic.

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CMS Issues Guidance to States on Using Health Information and Technology to Fight the Opioid Epidemic

The Forgotten Ones: COVID-19's Impact on the Underserved Communities

A panel of thought leaders explores issues, including access to care and social determinants of health, being amplified by COVID-19 and how to change the narrative between health systems/providers and underserved communities.

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Faster, Better Together: Health Systems Lessons Learned in Tackling COVID-19

Dr. Amy Compton-Phillips, executive vice president and chief clinical officer for Providence, shared her experience at ground zero in the U.S. for the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Blurred Lines: Healthcare Technology Management’s Future Tied to IT

COVID-19s Impact on the Near and Long Term Future of US Healthcare

Leaders from Healthbox and two well respected healthcare provider executives, Andrew Lozier, Head of New Ventures & Business Incubation, OhioHealth and Sylvia Romm, Chief Innovation Officer, Atlantic Health System discuss the near term future as the United States battles COVID-19 and then returns to a new normal.

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Healthcare worker during a pandemic

Crisis-Ready: How Sparrow Health's Digital Infrastructure Enabled Seamless Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Sparrow Health's Dr. Michael Zaroukian will highlight the key role of infrastructure in enabling a seamless shift from in-person to virtual care, while continuing to optimize patient outcomes and safety during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Is the Digital Health Bubble Bursting?

Accelerating Health Systems' Digital Transformation: Why Digital Health Must Be the New Standard in a Post-COVID-19 World

Highlighting the guidance from the WHO Global Strategy on Digital Health, leading health and tech experts discuss the framework adjustments needed to harness our digital capabilities and create data ecosystems that efficiently tackle future crises.

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