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healthcareNovember 24, 2020

HIMSS conference to showcase latest health tech innovations

RIYADH — The HIMSS & Health 2.0 Middle East Digital Health Conference & Exhibition will take place as a digital event from Nov. 29 to Dec. 2, 2020, under the patronage of Saudi Arabia’s Health Minister Dr. Tawfiq Al-Rabiah.

The conference, which will be organized in a joint collaboration with the Saudi Ministry of Health, the Saudi Health Council, and the Saudi Commission for Health Specialties, aims to discuss current challenges, visions, and ideas about future plans and potential solutions in the field of healthcare at the regional and international levels.

The conference will also address the latest findings of health information technology and ways to benefit from it, and spread awareness of the importance of health information technology and its effective role in raising performance efficiency and improving quality services and optimal use of resources in the health sector. In addition to highlighting their vital role and providing the highest possible quality in providing healthcare to all beneficiaries.

The conference will have the participation of specialists in the digital healthcare sector from inside and outside the Kingdom and will include many lectures and short workshops 'remotely' under the slogan 'Transforming Health and Care Together: From Vision to Reality', presented by Saudi experts, lecturers and internationals in the field of information technology and healthcare.

During the conference, many different themes will be discussed, including: create a digital workplace and discuss the status quo, lead shared innovations and new business models, expand healthcare beyond the hospital, harness the power of data: enable smarter health systems, lessons learned from COVID-19, leverage digital health to predict, prevent and manage future crises. In addition to shedding light on the latest advanced technological innovations in the fields of healthcare and ways to benefit from them.