Nominations Open for Intelligent Health Association 2016 Awards
New York – December 22, 2015 – The Intelligent Health Association (IHA) announced today that nominations are now open for the 2016 IHA Awards. This is the fourth year the organization seeks to recognize the companies and individuals that have made significant contributions to patient care and healthcare facility management using wireless technologies. See http://ihassociation.org/awards
The distinguished judges are: Gisele Bennett, Georgia Institute of Technology professor; Deborah Cooper, cybersecurity consultant; Alfonso Gutierrez, University of Wisconsin distinguished researcher; Donna Hudson, University of California-San Francisco professor; and John W. Walz, consultant and retired Lucent Technologies manager. READ MORE HERE!
Intelligent Hospital Pavilion Debuts at HealthAchieve 2015
Toronto – August 6, 2015 – The Ontario Hospital Association (OHA), in partnership with the Intelligent Health Association (IHA), is excited to introduce the first-ever Intelligent Hospital Pavilion (IHP) at HealthAchieve in Toronto this November 2 and 3. This technology-equipped destination pavilion will feature two demonstration rooms that will showcase the latest wireless technologies being utilized in today’s hospitals. READ MORE HERE!
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Alliance with RC Partners
Partnership to launch technology-based educational programs focused on issues affecting patient safety and care.
New York, NY — June 18, 2015 — Intelligent Hospital Association (IHA), an innovative global, technology-focused organization with a goal to help drive the “Evolution to the Health Revolution™ ,” today announced an educational partnership with RC Partners of Newtown, PA. The alliance was formed to jointly produce and present multi-media, vendor-neutral technology and informational programs focused on the Life Sciences community on all relevant issues affecting patient safety and care.
Initially, the partnership will focus on the Healthcare Pharmacy Supply Chain and the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA), as well as programs for understanding the Unique Device Identification (UDI) system recently implemented by the FDA. READ MORE …
View the exciting new areas at this year’s pavilion at HIMSS15, Chicago, including the Intelligent Lab, Demo Zone and i-HOME™, as well as an overview of the entire pavilion. With record attendance, overflowing speaking theaters and new technologies on display this year’s pavilion proved to be yet again a unique educational opportunity.
A HIMSS15 Thank You!
The Intelligent Health Association would like to thank all of our sponsors for contributing to our 5th successful year at HIMSS! SEE THE VIDEO HERE!
IHA Grand Award Recipient Interviewed at the Intelligent Health™ Pavilion
Emily Sopensky, Chair of the 2015 Intelligent Health Awards Committee, interviews Sue Murphy of Chicago University Medicine – the 2015 Grand Award recipient. The Intelligent Health Association Awards recognize leaders in advanced healthcare technology solutions.
Intelligent Pharmacy Pavilion Debuts at the 2014 ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting and Exhibition
Innovative Exhibit during World’s Largest Meeting of Pharmacists to Demonstrate Patient Safety Technologies
NEW YORK, July 7, 2014 – The Intelligent Healthcare Association (IHA), in a partnership with ASHP (American Society of Health-System Pharmacists), is excited to introduce the first-ever Intelligent Pharmacy Pavilion (IPP) at ASHP’s 2014 Midyear Clinical Meeting and Exhibition in Anaheim, CA, December 7-11.
This 7,200-square-foot pavilion will feature demonstration rooms that will showcase the latest technologies being utilized in today’s hospitals and ambulatory care pharmacies. The IPP will allow healthcare professionals to observe the integration of medication management technology and patient care delivery. Follow this link to read the full press release.
Healthcare Symposium Finds Three Recurring Themes
By Emily Sopensky
Recently, a day-long symposium, “Join the Evolution to the Revolution – Transforming and Innovating Healthcare Through New Technologies”, co-produced by the Intelligent Health Association and IEEE, was held just prior to the annual Health Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conference and exhibit Read about the highlights and takeaways in this review of the Symposium.
Themed “Transforming and Innovating Health Through the Adoption of New Technologies”, the symposium featured physicians and academics whose interests and disciplines include working with and introducing new technologies in their organization or healthcare facility.
Held in the Orlando Hilton, across the catwalk from the massive Orange Coast Convention Center, the meeting featured some of brightest and engaging accelerators of wireless technology in healthcare facilities, especially hospitals. This is the fourth year for the symposium, which is scheduled one day prior to the commencement of HIMSS14, of the Health Information Management Systems Society. Roughly 40,000 attend this annual conference and exhibit. Read the full story here.
What is the IHA?
The Intelligent Health Association (IHA) is a global, technology based and technology focused organization comprised of many new technology communities and societies all operating under one organizational structure with a common goal: to help drive the “Evolution to the Health Revolution™ ” through the adoption and implementation of new technologies in the health Eco-system. The IHA will accomplish this goal through the delivery of vendor neutral, technology agnostic educational programs in a partnership with the other health related organizations, academic institutions, government, technology community, and standards bodies.