Innovative ideas are in great supply at this week’s Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conference, where more than 40,000 professionals in the healthcare IT field have gathered to discuss the state of the industry and show their latest products.
Here are three businesses that stood out on the floor at McCormick Place in Chicago, where the conference is taking place: http://xerox.bz/1ywgXqa
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Despite vast improvements in medical technology and no shortage of smart, diligent people, the healthcare industry is in a state of flux.
Real Business visited the campus in Cambridge, Massachusetts, to learn about their hackathons.
Watch the video to find out how healthcare hackathons are pushing innovation forward by bringing together the brightest minds in the field: http://xerox.bz/1CuoaCz
As new technologies emerge and disrupt traditional industries, a knee-jerk reaction for governments worldwide is to create rules that slow down the pace of change.
Baroness Joanna Shields believes that thinking needs to stop. She has a mantra: Innovation, not regulation.
What we're reading: http://xerox.bz/1DYHYoC
"There's something like an infectious energy at a hackathon that really gets momentum going and gets people really excited about the possibilities," says Priya Garg, an undergraduate student and co-director of MIT Hacking Medicine.
Watch how MIT is trying to fix healthcare: http://xerox.bz/1HZmBkw
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