Explore the interactive virtual healthcare tour
Today’s patients expect their experiences to be enabled by technology. This includes remote consultations, connectivity, and location-aware mobile services. Today’s staff require a secure, digital environment that makes it possible to be more efficient and provide better care, with access to the systems they need from any location, at any time. To survive in this […]
Working hand in hand: A better network for streamlined workflows
To heal. That is why doctors, nurses, and other clinicians get into healthcare. Technology’s role is to make their jobs easier, more effective, and more efficient – but that isn’t...
When you think technology in healthcare, you think_____?
As new tools to power patient care are developed, healthcare organizations are tempted to jump in and take advantage of the new technology as quickly as possible - especially in today's hyper-competitive environment.
Using technology to help care for the care team
At Parkview Medical Center in Pueblo, Colo., nurses spend less time on documentation—one hour less per nurse—and more time with their patients. CIO Steve Shirley shares how.
It’s Here: HIMSS Analytics INFRAM Now Available for Healthcare Organizations
This is an exciting day for healthcare IT leaders who’ve been working to integrate information technology into care delivery. Today, HIMSS Analytics announced its new Infrastructure Adoption Model or INFRAM....
The Wait is Almost Over: HIMSS Analytics INFRAM Provides a Roadmap to Infrastructure Maturity
One of the most dramatic changes in healthcare over the past 15 years has been the integration of information technology into care delivery. These innovations in clinical applications are great,...
Explore the Data Center – Making EHRs Work for You
Electronic health records (EHR) are critical applications for many healthcare organizations. But having an EHR is one thing, making sure your EHRs work for your healthcare organization is another.
The Cisco Approach to Telehealth
Over the past few years, telehealth has become increasingly common across the continuum of care. Neurology, behavioral health, cardiology, dermatology, post-procedure follow-up, acute care, home care, evaluation and management, and patient outreach – many are adopting remote and virtual care strategies. But not all telehealth solutions are created equal, nor are all organizations defining a […]
Collaborate for better care
Collaboration is changing the face of healthcare, enabling agile strategies like telemedicine, remote monitoring, care-team communication, and specialist engagement. When clinicians and patients can collaborate—seamlessly and securely—they can break through traditional barriers to care and innovation. Cisco collaboration solutions foster a streamlined, adaptable healthcare environment, empowering care teams, researchers, and patients to work together safely—on […]