HIMSS Blog

Want the lowdown on what’s happening in health and care IT across Europe? Here, an unrivalled network of the most talented health and care IT journalists and commentators in Europe digest and summarise it for you. Look no further for independent, cutting-edge coverage of professional relevance to you.
12.09.2018 Robert Brauer

Did you know that patient empowerment and funding are the top challenges for healthcare providers across Europe? The 2017 European annual eHealth survey revealed that while funding is perceived to be by far the biggest challenge in the UK (31%),... Read more...

26.07.2018 Bart Collet
Philippe Kohl with a microphone

Interview conducted by our specialist Bart Collet to Philippe Kolh, Professor and CIO at the Liège’s University Hospital of Liège, Belgium, who is already into the organisation of the second edition of the... Read more...

21.06.2018 Jorge Gonzalez

Successful pilots that do not scale are a waste. A waste of time, resources and opportunities. Even worse, they have a negative impact as they demoralise those involved and make everybody sceptical of the idea of doing controlled... Read more...

14.06.2018 Teresa Bau

Questions and challenges on the potential of healthcare data

In a world that has generated 90% of all data over the last two years, health data is an invaluable resource whose potential we are just beginning to explore. The... Read more...