HIMSS TV is your Insider’s Guide to everything HIMSS. We are the world’s first online broadcasting network, focused on global innovation and how information and technology are driving change in healthcare.
Beth Kutscher, senior news editor for healthcare at LinkedIn, explains how the social networking platform is moving into digital health content and what it believes it can do to address the disconnect between technology and care delivery.
Jack Resneck, chair of the American Medical Association Board of Trustees, emphasizes the need for physicians to be involved in the early stages of app development to ensure they actually improve the overall care quality for patients.
Livongo CEO Glen Tullman explains that moves by businesses like Amazon and CVS are pushing the traditional healthcare system model because ready or not, consumers want to make their own healthcare decisions.
David Hoke, senior director of Associate Health and Well-Being at Walmart, explains how the store and Fresh Tri app will engage consumers with chronic health conditions to address an important health issue - their diet.
Matt Park, the general manager of the Swiss-based company Dacadoo Americas, explains how the company’s health scoring app works and their bet consumers also want to calculate their real time health risks with a new component of the open API.
Aashima Gupta, global head of Health Solutions at Google Cloud, talks about Google’s approach to technology enabling infrastructure with healthcare industry standards to allows organizations to have more time to innovate.
Chris Pesce, chief operating officer at Sober Grid, talks about how the company won the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's opioid challenge for its mobile app integrating a peer support social network with certified and trained peer recovery coaches.
Lucien Engelen, director of the Radboud Innovation Center in the Netherlands, says effective adoption of new technology in healthcare often depends on understanding that it is only part of what drives better patient care..
Pia Heikkurinen, theme specialist, capacity renewal at Sitra, talks about the support the Finnish government is giving Sitra to back digital health startups and other healthcare innovators.
Aneesh Chopra, former chief technical officer for the United States, urges developers at the Dev4Health conference to leverage the open API ecosystem to scale their products to help more patients across the world.