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HIMSS Analytics Middle East Annual Study is based on the industry recognized HIMSS Analytics EMR Adoption Model which has been proven to aid healthcare IT departments to plan and phase their road map to develop their all important electronic medical records systems. Learn more.
Interview with KFSH&RC, first Stage 7 EMRAM Facility outside USA
HIMSS speaks to CIO Dr. Osama Alswailem to find out more about his hospital's journey towards a paperless environment, his thoughts on the future of Middle Eastern healthcare, and how he views his change of role from MD to CIO as a paradigm shift in his career.
Monitoring Performance and Driving Regional Strategies through Data: A Performance Scorecard Case Study from King Faisal Hospital and Research Centre (KFSH&RC)
Regional Hospitals are being forced to continually meet operational efficiencies while simultaneously improving overall patient care and patient experience. This leads to many challenges, more importantly those related to measurement of data and definition of healthcare specific targets. Without these metrics it's impossible to report on & identify opportunities for clinical improvement.