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  • ‘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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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

    11.12.2018

    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.

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  • Hospital Lusiadas Lisboa achieves stage 6 of the HIMSS Analytics EMRAM standards

    13.12.2018

    Hospital Lusíadas Lisboa (Portugal) has successfully validated at Stage 6 against the international HIMSS Analytics EMRAM standards. The private hospital is the first one in Portugal to achieve this prestigious designation after the introduction of new and more difficult to meet criteria at the beginning of 2018.

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  • European perspective: How hospitals should be approaching GDPR compliance

    11 December 2018

    Two healthcare leaders from Germany offer best practices for assessing privacy and security posture – not just for EU legal requirements, but because it's the right thing to do.

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