HIMSS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) is a global, cause-based, not-for-profit organization focused on better health through information technology (IT). HIMSS leads efforts to optimize health engagements and care outcomes using information technology. HIMSS is a cause-based, global enterprise producing health IT thought leadership, education, events, market research and media services around the world. Founded in 1961, HIMSS encompasses more than 52,000 individuals, of which more than two-thirds work in healthcare provider, governmental and not-for-profit organizations across the globe, plus over 600 corporations and 250 not-for-profit partner organizations, that share this cause.
Health Informatics Multidisciplinary Approaches for Current and Future Professionals
The Handbook of Continuing Professional Development for the Health Informatics Professional
The CPHIMS Review Guide, 4th Edition Preparing for Success in Healthcare Information and Management System
Health Information Technology Evaluation Handbook From Meaningful Use to Meaningful Outcomes
The Digital Reconstruction of Healthcare Transitioning from Brick and Mortar to Virtual Care
By Salvatore Volpe
February 21, 2022
This book explores how clinicians, patients, information technology (IT) experts and other professionals are collaborating to support high-value care using information technology in a multitude of settings: hospitals, insurance companies, laboratories, medical offices, patients’ homes, pharmacies, ...
By JoAnn Klinedinst
December 30, 2021
Health Information and Technology Engaging in on-going, continuing professional development (CPD) is a strategic imperative for the health informatics professional. In our global economy, healthcare is fast-paced, dynamic, and ever-changing. While this rapid change is both exciting and exhausting,...
By Healthcare Information & Management Systems Society (HIMSS), Mara Daiker
December 23, 2021
Whether you’re taking the CPHIMS exam or simply want the most current and comprehensive overview in healthcare information and management systems today, this completely revised and updated fourth edition has it all. But for those preparing for the CPHIMS exam, this book is also an ideal study ...
By Susan M. Houston
December 16, 2021
This book focuses on providing information on project management specific for software implementations within the healthcare industry. It can be used as a guide for beginners as well as a reference for current project managers who might be new to software implementations. Utilizing the Project ...
By Vitaly Herasevich, MD, PhD, MSc, Brian W. Pickering, MD, MSc
November 19, 2021
Governments and clinical providers are investing billions of dollars in health information technologies (HIT). This is being done with the expectation that HIT adoption will translate into healthier patients experiencing better care at lower cost. In the initial push to roll out HIT, the ...
By Paul Cerrato, John Halamka
June 08, 2021
The complex challenges facing healthcare require innovative solutions that can make patient care more effective, easily available, and affordable. One such solution is the digital reconstruction of medicine that transitions much of patient care from hospitals, clinics, and offices to a variety of ...
By Jeffery P. Daigrepont, EFPM, CAPPM
November 30, 2020
Today, it is not uncommon for practices and hospitals to be on their second or third EHR and/or contemplating a transition from the traditional on-premise model to a cloud-based system. As a follow-up to Complete Guide and Toolkit to Successful EHR Adoption (©2011 HIMSS), this book builds on the ...
By John R. Zaleski
November 06, 2020
For more than a decade, the focus of information technology has been on capturing and sharing data from a patient within an all-encompassing record (a.k.a. the electronic health record, EHR), to promote improved longitudinal oversight in the care of the patient. There are both those who agree ...
By Jan Oldenburg, Dave Chase, Kate T. Christensen, Brad Tritle
February 07, 2013
This book explores the benefits of digital patient engagement, from the perspectives of physicians, providers, and others in the healthcare system, and discusses what is working well in this new, digitally-empowered collaborative environment. Chapters present the changing landscape of patient ...
By Terrell Herzig, Tom Walsh
February 07, 2013
Implementing Information Security in Healthcare: Building a Security Program offers a critical and comprehensive look at healthcare security concerns in an era of powerful computer technology, increased mobility, and complex regulations designed to protect personal information. Featuring ...
By Terrell W. Herzig
February 01, 2010
Information Security in Healthcare is an essential guide for implementing a comprehensive information security management program in the modern healthcare environment. Combining the experience and insights of top healthcare IT managers and information security professionals, this book ...
By Rick Krohn, David Metcalf
September 23, 2020
mHealth: From Smartphone to Smart Systems provides a high level and comprehensive survey of the emergence of mobile technology healthcare. This book looks beyond the already-popular devices and apps associated with mHealth, exploring the major role this technology could play as healthcare steers ...