Press Releases

  • HIMSS appoints two leaders to executive team bringing world class strategic and clinical expertise to its international operations

    02 May 2018

    Public Health England Senior Advisor Dr Charles Alessi and business strategist Bruce Steinberg join HIMSS to lead the global evolution of the organisation as it transitions to a new era.


  • HIMSS acquires Healthbox to enter the innovation consulting field

    05 March 2018

    CHICAGO, US - (HealthTech Wire / News) — HIMSS revealed that it has acquired Healthbox, as of 1 March 2018, for its innovation consulting and fund management services.


  • Nominations open for 2nd HIMSS-Elsevier Digital Healthcare Award in Europe

    28 February 2018

    BARCELONA, Spain - (HealthTech Wire / News) — Elsevier, the information analytics company specialising in science and health, and HIMSS, the Healthcare Information and Management System Society, today jointly announced that nominations are open for the second HIMSS-Elsevier Digital Healthcare Award in Europe.


  • Compassionate care has to be a whole healthcare system approach

    'Compassionate care has to be a whole healthcare system approach'

    07 March 2018

    BARCELONA, Spain - (HealthTech Wire / News) — Many patients with a serious disease recall the moment in which their doctor revealed a terrible diagnosis with extreme coldness. That happened to Francisco Millán, a 45 year-old lung cancer patient from Barcelona. Five years ago his oncologist told him he would not live more than two years. Five years on, and thanks to innovative treatments, he has a good quality of life and his new doctor expects him to be in good health for a long time.


  • HIMSS names Harold 'Hal' Wolf III as new President and CEO

    26 July 2017

    CHICAGO, US - (HealthTech Wire / News) - HIMSS has named Harold “Hal” Wolf III to be its new President and Chief Executive Officer, following an extensive search process, the association announced today.


  • HIMSS Europe joins the team for innovative eHealth event to take place in Tallinn, Estonia in October 2017

    22 May 2017

    TALLINN, ESTONIA - (HealthTech Wire / News) - The high-level conference will address how digital technologies and the wider use of health data are changing our lives and the ways of healthcare.