The 2011 Annual HIMSS Conference & Exhibition is approaching quickly and there is a distinct energy in the discussions around the anticipated focus of this year’s show. Makes sense; a lot has happened in health IT in the last year:
- Meaningful Use Stage 1 was finalized
- Health Information Exchanges and other health care networks gained in popularity
- Healthcare standards were emphasized due to an increase in information sharing options
- Health care social media began to find practical uses for the new technology
- And more…
Therefore, we polled our readers to find out who will be, and who will not be, attending HIMSS:
Will you be attending HIMSS this year?