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Brightree to Showcase Interoperability with Next Generation Patient Experience at HIMSS

himss17-logoPress Release: During next week’s HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition in Orlando, Fla., Brightree®, a leading provider of cloud-based software to improve clinical and business performance of post-acute care companies, will join CommonWell Health Alliance®, a not-for-profit trade association focused on fostering nationwide health data exchange, and Cerner, a global leader in health care technology, to demonstrate an innovative, person-centric interoperability experience.

The demonstration will take place at booth #9000 during the HIMSS Interoperability Showcase: Where IT Connects Everything. The Interoperability Showcase is a premier experience for HIMSS attendees that demonstrates health information technology data exchange through production-ready standards, on:

  • Monday, Feb. 20, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.;
  • Tuesday, Feb. 21, 9:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.; and
  • Wednesday, Feb. 22, 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

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Five Vocera Customers Selected to Speak at HIMSS17

himss17-logoPress Release: Vocera Communications, Inc. (NYSE:VCRA), the leading healthcare communications company, today announced that several customers were selected to speak at the 2017 HIMSS Conference and Exhibition, Feb. 20−22, in Orlando. During these sessions at HIMSS17, clinical and technology leaders from Canada and the U.S. will share how enterprise communication, intelligent alarm management, secure text messaging, and real-time rounding improve the clinical workflows and the healthcare experience for patients, families and hospital staff.

Vocera arrives at HIMSS17 with strong momentum after recently announcing the company’s largest contract with the U.S. Department of Defense and the acquisition of Extension Healthcare. That energy will continue at HIMSS17 with live product demonstrations and five Vocera customers sharing their success stories at the international health IT event.

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HIMSS17: mPulse Mobile to Showcase the Power of SMS for Patient Engagement

mPulse Mobile Proves a Magnet for Funding as Market Demand Swells for itsThe state of the art in mobile connectedness, mobile health technologies, mobile health communication, and more will be hot topics of discussion later this month at the 2017 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS17) conference and exhibition.

To a degree never before witnessed at HIMSS, the presenters and vendors inbound for HIMSS17 will present an enormous array of cutting edge and critically important mHealth solutions and platforms related to patient engagement.

Among the standout companies looking to inform and assist in the mHealth revolution at this year’s convention, which spans February 19-23 at Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida, is mPulse Mobile.

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Bernoulli, PatientSafe Announce Joint Demo at HIMSS17

himss17-logomHealthWatch learned Tuesday that Bernoulli and PatientSafe Solutions are teaming up at the 2017 Annual HIMSS Conference & Exhibition (HIMSS17) in Orlando.

The partners in question will demonstrate how access to real-time patient alarms, data and waveforms delivered on a workflow-driven secure communication platform seamlessly extends hospital communication and patient infrastructure.

We’re told that the demonstration will be held Monday, Feb. 20 through Wednesday, Feb. 22, at the PatientSafe booth (#815) and features the award-winning Bernoulli One, which enables real-time collection, aggregation, and distribution of patient-generated data (including alarms and waveforms), integrated with PatientTouch, a care collaboration platform that unifies secure messaging, voice, alerts, nurse calls, EMR data and clinical workflows all in one mobile app, on one device.

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Blockchain in Healthcare to Premier at HIMSS17

himss17-logoPremiering at HIMSS17, IEEE Computer Society’s  Blockchain in Healthcare, a Rock Stars of Technology Event , co-hosted with the Personal Connected Health Alliance (PCHAlliance), will provide healthcare business and IT professionals the knowledge they need now “to protect and secure data, electronic health records, connected devices, and health information exchanges with new blockchain technologies.”

According to a statement emailed to MHW today, Blockchain in Healthcare, one of the most controversial technologies of 2017, promises to address security and data integrity issues of the increasing volume of patient data managed by doctors, hospitals and insurance companies.
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