HIMSS Asia Pacific spoke to Dr Osama Al Swailem, Chief Information Officer KFSH&RC, to learn about how the use of technology has impacted both patients and clinicians, resulting in patient empowerment in their own healthcare journey and the improvement of performance for clinicians.
HIMSS Analytics Honors Two UAE Ministry of Health Prevention Hospitals with Stage 6 Recognition
by Cerner Middle East and Africa
March 7, 2018
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP) announced that Al Dhaid Hospital and Al Baraha Hospital have achieved Stage 6 of the Electronic Medical Record Adoption ModelSM (EMRAM) from Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Analytics. The HIMSS Analytics EMRAM Stage 6 award was presented to the hospitals during the EMRAM Awards Ceremony that was held at the annual HIMSS UAE eHealth Week in Dubai.
Big Data in advancing Cancer Care: how big are we?
by Rami Naif Abdel Rahman
November 15, 2017
On 2nd October, the 2017 Nobel prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded jointly to Jeffrey C. Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael W. Young for their work in the “discovery of molecular mechanisms controlling the circadian rhythm”.