HIMSS Blog

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22.03.2017 Teresa Bau

When I started to search for information about the security and privacy of health apps, I came across various studies showing that many of them are behind in privacy policies compared to other mobile applications.  A JAMA... Read more...

17.03.2017 Danielle Siarri, MSN, RN

Health data comes in many forms whether it is paper, CD-ROMs, electronic health record (EHR), a mHealth app, wearable, open sourced data or even using blockchain, it is as varied as the cultures and languages in the European Union. The workflow of a health record can start at birth which... Read more...

16.03.2017 Kostas Giokas

Do you remember growing up? Do you even reminisce about it? It is so rewarding when we look back and remember a happy and carefree childhood. And while for some of us being a child was full of running, jumping up and down and riding our bikes, children of today spend less and less time outside... Read more...

14.03.2017 Denise Silber

Why attend HIMSS Liège on March 28-29?  Aurélie Rosemberg, head of the eHealth unit for the canton of Geneva in Switzerland, shared thoughts about her work and her upcoming talk at HIMSS Liège.

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