Thursday, July 19 | Care Coordination, Interoperability, Videos

Back From #HIMSS18 - A Recap

By Netsmart

Last week, thousands of healthcare and IT professionals from across the globe convened in Las Vegas for the annual #HIMSS18 conference. Today on CareThreads, we feature some of our favorite highlights from the leading health information and technology conference.

Visitors to our Netsmart booth took advantage of meetings, demonstrations and learned more about how we are working to achieve whole-person care by connecting addiction treatment, behavioral health, care at home and senior living to the rest of healthcare.

HIMSS Interoperability Showcase attendees toured use cases that demonstrated the exchange of data to improve outcomes through interoperability. Individuals had the chance to engage and interact with various vendors and experts to discuss care coordination and interoperability. Our use cases focused on using interoperability to achieve value-based care and to help curb the nation’s opioid epidemic.

Our very own Scott Green and Matthew Arnheiter stopped by the American Well booth to talk more about our recent telehealth partnership.

The National Council for Behavioral Healthcare took time to share a real-life instance of working with providers across the state of New York to provide value-based care and reduce rehospitalization rates of individuals with serious mental illness.

Mental Health Center of Denver’s Dr. Wes Williams stopped by The Sequoia Project’s booth where he gave a fantastic presentation about care collaboration across health networks made possible through information exchange, such as the Carequality framework.

As healthcare communities continue to integrate, there is tremendous potential for healthcare technology to create an environment of care that is truly comprehensive and focused on the whole person. Here’s to a great #HIMSS18 where there were lots of great opportunities to learn from one another! Looking forward to seeing you at #HIMSS19 in Orlando, Florida!

 

 

 

Meet the Author

Netsmart - color - PNG
Netsmart ·

From the CareThreads Blog

Connecting Communities to Care

Tuesday, September 01 | Thought Leadership,Human Services,Care Coordination

Through a variety of community-based initiatives and technology use, WellStone addresses the needs of complex populations. Learn how partnering with community outlets such as law enforcement brings crisis services directly to the consumer.

More

FHIR APIs Are Heating Up 

Wednesday, July 08 | Thought Leadership,Human Services,Interoperability,Netsmart in the Community

Netsmart associates partnered with representatives from Altarum and MaxMD as team "United Together" for this year's MiHIN Interopathon, where industry leaders came together to test, validate and critique health IT standards in a competitive setting to advance interoperability.

More
Blog Netsmart Interoperability

New Interoperability Regulations Amid COVID-19

Thursday, June 11 | Interoperability,Human Services,Post-Acute Care,Thought Leadership,Legislative/Policy

ONC published the final version of the 21st Century Cures Act: Interoperability, Information Blocking, and the ONC Health IT Certification Program final rule. What you need to know and how the ruling plays a role through COVID-19.

More