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HIMSS 2016: Experience the ‘Future of Health’ at the IBM Healthcare Booth #5932

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The healthcare industry landscape is undergoing a rapid transformation and the healthcare organizations across the globe need to embrace this transition. Technology breakthroughs in the field of analytics, mobile, social, security and cloud will shape the future of healthcare and IBM, through its offerings and solutions will enable the organizations to improve quality of care, reduce costs, engage patients and standardize care process.

As we take giant steps into the cognitive era, IBM Healthcare will be demonstrating its thought leadership, cognitive capabilities and solution portfolio at the HIMSS 2016 Conference (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society). This annual event brings together 40,000+ health IT professionals, clinicians, executives and vendors from around the world. The conference will host numerous educational sessions, roundtable discussions, e-sessions and workshops over the period of five days (29th Feb-4th March, 2016) at Sands Expo and Convention Center,  Las Vegas, Nevada.

Keeping in mind the on-going rapid innovations revolutionizing the global healthcare industry, IBM theme for this year event is:  ‘Enabling the future for Health’. This year IBM Healthcare main booth #5932 will highlight solutions to:

1) Improve population health

2) Engage individuals in their health

3) Optimize health business operations

4) Share knowledge to accelerate health innovation

In addition to the main booth, IBM Healthcare will be having 2 more booths:

  • Booth #7123: Explorys, an IBM Company and Phytel, an IBM Company: This booth will showcase IBM Watson Health capabilities and how big data analytics can help to provide personalized improved patient experience.
  • Booth #2116: Merge Healthcare, an IBM Company: Visit this booth to learn about IBM’s integrated suite of solutions for advanced interoperability and universal imaging.

Learn everything about IBM presence at HIMSS16 by clicking here.

Also, there are meeting and collaboration areas where IBM subject matter experts would engage the industry leaders as we continue to shape the future of the healthcare industry. There will be booth ambassador and facilitators which will provide you a deep dive into our offerings at the booth. IBM would also be moderating 2 CHIME (College of Healthcare Information Management Executives) focus group sessions with a pre-selected group of Healthcare Industry experts. IBM Healthcare will also be hosting pre-conference symposiums and panel discussions which will feature IBM executives and leaders. Click here to learn more and on how to participate in these sessions.

IBM drives extensive social media presence for the event through tweeting and blogging before, during and also post event. We will also be sharing our views and content through these following IBM official digital channels:

Twitter @IBMHealthcare and the hashtag #IBMHealthcare. If you are attending HIMSS16 and want to engage with our healthcare leaders, do give us a shout out on twitter and we will connect with you soon. Event’s official hashtag is #HIMSS16 so use this along with #IBMHealthcare in your tweets.

Blog – IBM official blog page (Insights on Business): Book mark and subscribe to learn more from IBM experts and thought leaders.

LinkedIn – Smarter HealthcareJoin the group to network, discuss topics and share ideas with healthcare industry experts.

YouTube – IBM Healthcare Channel: Subscribe and watch insightful videos from healthcare & life sciences industry.

Slideshare IBM HealthcareView and amplify infographics, datagrams and various presentations.

Also, if you are an independent blogger who would like to blog on IBM official blog page and want to know more about IBM, our perspective on the healthcare industry and our offerings at HIMSS16 then do reach out to Sumeet Kad (; Twitter – @sumeetkad , @IBMHealthcare and we will get you in touch with IBM subject matter experts who can help answer your questions.

Follow IBM healthcare on twitter @IBMHealthcare and keep up with all the trends and hot topics on the Healthcare & Life sciences industry. Also bookmark our IBM HIMSS 2016 webpage for updates on IBM’s presence at the event. See you all at HIMSS16!

Global Industry Marketing Manager - Healthcare & Life Sciences

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