HIMSS health care conference kicks off in April

HIMSSNearly 40,000 health care technology executives, physicians and policymakers are expected to descend upon Chicago in April for the HIMSS annual conference and exhibition.

The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) annual convention starts April 12 in Chicago and runs until April 16. The largest health care trade show in the U.S., HIMSS 2015 will showcase the newest technologies, trends and solutions in health information technology (IT).

The HIMSS conference offers more than 300 educational opportunities featuring keynote addresses, thought leader sessions and roundtable discussions all focused on the latest in health care technology trends.The conference will also host more than 1,200 exhibitors offering state-of-the-art health care technology solutions spread across 1.3 million square feet of conference space at Chicago’s McCormick Place.

The YouScript Personalized Prescribing Team will be at HIMSS booth #5220 demonstrating how YouScript clinical decision support software helps health care managers and decision makers ensure the best outcomes for both patients and budgets. YouScript will also be at the HIMSS 2015 Interoperability Showcase, which allows visitors to see a clinical continuum of care and experience how YouScript integrates with multiple health care technology solutions.

As HIMSS approaches, the PGx In Practice blog will feature posts focusing on some of the key topics most important to health care information technology (IT) professionals, such as Meaningful Use requirements, patient population health and interoperability among  IT solutions. The blog will also feature reports from the HIMSS conference show floor from various experts on the Genelex team.

Be sure to stay connected with YouScript on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn and check the Twitter hashtag #HIMSS15 for updates from the conference.

Visit the HIMSS 2015 website to find out how to register.