• Turkish Ministry of Health signs five-year plan with HIMSS to boost digital excellence in hospitals

    London, United Kingdom – 6 March, 2019 – The Turkish Ministry of Health and the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) – a global, cause-based, not-for-profit organization whose mission is to reform the global health ecosystem by leveraging the power of information and technology – have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to extend the use of HIMSS’ maturity models across all healthcare provider models in the country.


  • HIMSS Launches Partner Innovation Exchange Programme to Connect Leading Health and Care Organizations across the Globe

    Berlin, Germany, 25 February 2019: HIMSS has announced the launch of the “Partner Innovation Exchange” programme, an initiative to convene key digital health influencers to drive the mission to improve healthcare through information and technology.


  • ‘Faroese futurist’ wins coveted HIMSS international achievement award

    ORLANDO, FLORIDA – (February 14, 2019) – Bogi Eliasen, Special Advisor on the Future of Health at the Copenhagen Institute for Future Studies, Denmark - and also known as ‘the Faroese futurist’ - has picked up the coveted HIMSS Future50 International Achievement Award at a special ceremony at HIMSS19 in Orlando, Florida, this week.


  • HIMSS Liège, the must-attend health IT for the Benelux region, to take place on 1-3 April 2019

    Patients, health care providers, entrepreneurs, researchers, C-level executives and other stakeholders to meet in Liège at the beginning of April.


  • HIMSS expands its operations and opens an office in Barcelona, joining the Barcelona Health Hub space in Sant Pau

    Barcelona, 21 January 2019: As of today, the European branch of HIMSS (Health Information Management Systems Society) has opened an office in Barcelona, Spain.


  • Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre achieves stage 6 of the HIMSS Analytics EMRAM standards


    Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre in Madrid (Spain) has successfully re-validated at Stage 6 against the international HIMSS Analytics EMRAM standards. The hospital is one of a handful in Europe that achieve this prestigious designation after the introduction of new and more difficult to meet criteria at the beginning of 2018. This underlines the hospital’s success to remain at the forefront of digital maturity.