Resources

This topic area highlights the released deliverables of the community and other important links.

Wednesday, May 18, 2016
1:00 – 2:30 pm ET
Outcomes of the IHE Connectathon/ Look ahead to the Interoperability Showcase
Presented by Calvin Sproul, Network Manager, Wireless Technologies with Johns Hopkins Enterprise and Members of the IHE Patient Care Domain (PCD)
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Explore the HIMSS Interactive Medical Devices Mind Map
This Interactive Medical Devices Mind Map provides an integrated look into the medical device space. Subject matter experts have provided links to content resources from qualified sources on topics like risk management, quality and compliance, device interoperability, and much more.

Horizons Spring 2015 Issue - Risk: How Do You Manage It Effectively?
Experts provide insight into critical areas of risk management, including dispelling myths and misunderstandings, best practices in applying terminology, and embracing new paradigms to identify, analyze, and control risks effectively.

Virtual Town Hall Series
Our Town Hall series is intended to help professionals navigate the convergence of healthcare and information technologies. This is a new series of virtual and highly interactive town hall meetings from the Clinical Engineering & IT Community. Through these sessions, participants will learn about and discuss timely issues related to medical technology networking and interoperability, risk management, and interdepartmental collaboration.

 

Virtual Town Hall March 2016
Securing Medical Devices and Systems: an overview of the problem and tools and guidance to address them.

  • Cyber Security Part I
    Presented by Michael J. McCoy, M.D. and Gavin O’Brien, Computer Scientist, NCCoE and NIST
    Watch and Listen to the Recorded Town Hall Meeting
    View the Slides
  • Cyber Security Part II
    Presented by Stephen L. Grimes, FHIMSS, FAIMBE, FACCE, Principal Consultant, Strategic Healthcare Technology Associates, LLC, Scot Copeland, BSITSEC, MCP, SEC+, Medical IT Network Risk Manager, Scripps Health San Diego, CA & Todd Cooper, Principal, Breakthrough Solutions Foundry, Co-Chair, IEC/ISO JWG7 “80001”, U.S. Head of Delegation, ISO/TC 215 Health Informatics, Co-Founder, HL7 Health Care Devices Board, IHE International
    Watch and Listen to the Recorded Town Hall Meeting
    View the Slides

Virtual Town Hall July 2015
Medical Imaging Across the Enterprise
presented by Kim Garriott, Logicalis and Louis Lannum, Cleveland Clinic
Watch and Listen to the Recorded Town Hall Meeting
View the slides

Virtual Town Hall June 2015
2015 PCD Domain Update
Presented by John Garguilo, NIST, Computer Scientist, Lead IHE-PCD Testing & Jeff McGeath, Iatric Systems, IHE PCD Technical Committee Co-Chair
Watch and Listen to the Recorded Town Hall Meeting
View the Slides

Virtual Town Hall January 2015
Future Trends of Healthcare Technology
Presented by Izabella Gieras, Huntington Memorial Hospital, Jennifer Jackson, Cedars-Sinai, Carol Davis-Smith, Kaiser Permanente, and Marcia Wylie, Scripps Health
View and Listen to the Recorded Town Hall Meeting

Virtual Town Hall October 2014
Time to Build an Integrated Medical & Information Technology Service Management Standard around which Best Practices can Grow
Presented by Stephen L. Grime , Chief Technology Officer, ABM Healthcare Support Services and Jennifer Jackson, Director, Clinical Engineering & Device Integration, Cedars Sinai Health Systems
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Watch and Listen to the Recorded Town Hall Meeting

Virtual Town Hall July 2014
Where Have We Been and Where Are We Heading?
Presented by: Stephen L. Grimes, FACCE FHIMSS FAIMBE, Chief Technology Officer, ABM Healthcare Support Services
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Watch and Listen to the Recorded Town Hall Meeting

Virtual Town Hall May 2014
FDASIA Roundtable
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Watch and Listen to the Recorded Town Hall Meeting

White Paper: New Opportunities for BME/CE Health IT Education

Virtual Town Hall December 2013
Telehealth Considerations and Challenges
View Telehealth Considerations presentation
View Telehealth Challenges presentation
Watch and Listen to the Recorded Town Hall Meeting

Virtual Town Hall June 2013
What’s Hot: Regulatory Agency Perspectives and Trends
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Watch and Listen to the Recorded Town Hall Meeting

Additional Resources
AAMI Links: Government Agencies
HIMSS Health IT Policy Page
HIMSS Health IT Policy Update eNewsletter


Virtual Town Hall April 2013
Clinician Concerns with Medical Device Integration
View the slides
Recording Now Available

Additional Resources
Medical Device Integration: Minimizing Headaches with IHE Messaging
Medical Device Meaningful Use Matrix
Interoperability Showcase Use Case #15


Virtual Town Hall February 2013
The Role of Middleware Companies in Integration
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Recording Now Available

Additional Resources
HIMSS Guide to Participating in a Health Information Exchange
Interoperability Showcase use Case #9
Interoperability Showcase Use Case #14


Virtual Town Hall December 2012
Analytics & Business Intelligence
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Recording now available

HIMSS Clinical &Business Intellegence Community
Implementing Business Intelligence in Your Healthcare Organization
Clinical & Business Intelligence Symposium: A Practical Guide
HIMSS Analytics


Virtual Town Hall November 2012
Recap of AAMI/FDA Interoperability Summit
View the slides
Recording now available

Additional Resources
IHE USA
Interoperability Showcase


Virtual Town Hall October 2012
Professional Development: Expanding your Skill Set
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Recording now available

Additional Resources
HIMSS eLearning Academy
HIMSS Virtual Events
HIMSS Emerging Professionals Community
Healthcare Technology JobMine


Virtual Town Hall September 2012
Explore Interoperability with Clinical Alarms
View the Slides
Recording now available

Additional Resources
Hazard Ahead- Medical Alarms and Patient Safety
'Alarm fatigue' endangers patients


Virtual Town Hall August 2012
Human Factors and Technology Convergence
View the Slides
Recording now available

Additional Resources
EHR Usability and Human Factors Engineering eNewsletter
State of the EHR Usability and Human Factors Engineering Industry

Introduction to Human Factors and Usability in Health IT Design


Virtual Town Hall July 2012
Case Study: Interdepartmental Collaboration
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Recording now available

Additional Resources
Distributed Data Processing for Public Health Surveillance (BioMed Central)
HIMSS Medical Practice Integration Model


Virtual Town Hall June 2012
Understanding Interoperability with the IHE Profiles
View the Slides
Recording now available

Additional Resources
What is Interoperability? – HIMSS Definition
HIMSS Information Xchange eNewsletter


‘Virtual' Town Hall #6:
Connectivity with Physiologic Monitors
Recording now available

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'Virtual' Town Hall #5:
Focus on mHealth Innovations & Trends.
Recording now available
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‘'Virtual' Town Hall #4: Focuses on Medical Device Data Systems (MDDS) and IEC 80001
Recording now available
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‘Virtual’ Town Hall #3: Focus on Wireless Issues in the Healthcare Setting presented by: Rick Hampton and Stuart Higgins.
Recording now available
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‘Virtual’ Town Hall #2: Safety & Security of Medical Devices presented by: Dale Nordenberg, MD and Sean Murphy, CPHIMS, CISSP-ISSMP, FACHE.
Recording now available
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‘Virtual’ Town Hall #1:  Interoperability, Integrating Medical Devices & Clinical Systems presented by: Elliot Sloane, PhD, Paul Maurer, CPHIMS, and Steve Merritt
Recording now available
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A Standardized Approach to Receive Medical Device Data into an EMR presented by Ken Fuchs & Steve Merritt.
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Additional Item of Interest
White Paper:  Medical Devices Landscape:  Current and Future Adoption, Integration with EMRs, and Connectivity  (May 2014)

Webinar on CE-IT Collaboration—6/2/2010.

Best Practices For Assigning First Call Responsibilities
For Healthcare Networking Issues

Medical Device Integration Matrix

Medical Device Integration: References, Resources, and Standards

Industry links:

FDA Medical Devices and CDRH (Center for Devices and Radiological Health)

FDA-CDRH Statement of Support on Interoperability (2007)

Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise Patient Care Devices