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HIMSS Analytics Middle East Annual Study is based on the industry recognized HIMSS Analytics EMR Adoption Model which has been proven to aid healthcare IT departments to plan and phase their road map to develop their all important electronic medical records systems. Learn more.
Transforming Healthcare Services at Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Defense
The Medical Services Department is the second largest healthcare provider in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with over 34 hospitals and 160 Primary healthcare clinics, numerous out-patient facilities and field hospitals supporting the active military in the Kingdom and missions abroad. Dr. Alodhaibi spared a few minutes out of his schedule to answer these burning questions in relation to healthcare services transformation at the Ministry of Defense.
Views from the Top: 2017 Health ICT Trends by HIMSS-Elsevier Digital Healthcare Award Participants
Drawing inspiration from their outstanding award submissions this year, twelve industry thought leaders from around the world share their views on: "Which area of health ICT do you see having the greatest impact on healthcare in your region in 2017". What can organizations do to continue impacting lives and creating a healthier future?
UAE eHealth Week 2016
Returning from a runaway success in 2015, the UAE eHealth Week 2016 came back with more critical discussions, showcase local success stories and spotlight on international innovations. Hosted by Dubai and Abu Dhabi, delegates learned about the latest innovations in healthcare and witnessed how health IT is transforming the consumer experience and building a healthier world. View the Post Show Report here
View from the Top: Achieving Excellence in Healthcare ICT Innovation and Achievement
HIMSS Middle East speaks with Dr. Peter Edelstein, Chief Medical Officer, Elsevier Clinical Solutions about the HIMSS-Elsevier Digital Healthcare Award, ingredients for ICT excellence and viewing patient engagement as a team sport.
A Health Dose of Advice for Managing Clinician Access to Patient Data
You know your clinicians need faster access to patient data, and that accessing applications and searching for patient data is time consuming and frustrating for them. And, security requirements get in the way and cause disruption to their workflows. To address these issues, you need to eliminate password headaches and increase clinician satisfaction without negatively impacting patient data security.