Monthly Archives: September 2014

Heart Choices NOT Hard Choices

World Heart Day is globally observed on September 29 to inform people about cardiovascular diseases, which are the biggest cause of death worldwide. The event also aims to promote preventative measures that reduce the risk of cardiovascular diseases. The theme of this year’s World Heart Day- “Heart Choices NOT Hard Choices” also looks at the […]

Accelerating Health Information Exchange

As a nation, we are transforming health care delivery into a system that is patient-centered and value-based. Across the country, health care providers, payers, policy-makers and many other stakeholders are seeking ways to improve the quality, safety, and cost-effectiveness of health care and to increase the health status of communities. A major component of those […]

How the Global HIS Market is Poised to grow in Future

The Global Hospital Information Systems (HIS) market was valued at $7.4 billion in 2010, and is forecast to grow at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 10% to reach about $14.7 billion by 2017 according to the market survey. With the concept of interconnected healthcare systems seeming to materialize, starting with the US healthcare […]