Tag Archives: healthcare

HIMSS 2019 Promises Healthcare Consumerization, Price Transparency & Interoperability

HIMSS19 show floor. Modernizing Medicine. Every February, approximately 40,000 health IT professionals from across the country gather at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conference to discuss the future of healthcare and the new tech innovations in the pipeline. Like the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) for the tech world, HIMSS sets the stage… Read More »

Hard Lessons For Would-Be Healthcare Innovators From UCSF Expert – Forbes

I recently returned from participating in one of the most interesting recent conferences I’ve attended, a Keystone Symposium entitled “Digital Health: From Science To Application,” with a breadth reflected by the backgrounds of the three organizers: Geoff Ginsburg, Duke University professor and geneticist, Sue Siegel, GE’s Chief Innovation Officer and CEO of their (soon to… Read More »

Aetna, Anthem pilot seeks blockchain potential in healthcare

Dive Brief: Aetna, Anthem, Health Care Service Corporation, IBM and PNC Bank are teaming up to design and develop a blockchain network aimed at improving transparency and interoperability in healthcare.  The goal is an inclusive blockchain network that members of multiple organizations across the healthcare ecosystem can use to securely share personal health information. Potential… Read More »