The HIMSS conference next week will be the stage for numerous announcements and launches. One that looks promising for clinical data management comes from NaviNet, which is integrating its multi-payer (insurer) portal with recently acquired Prematics’ mobile clinical messaging and e-prescribing. This will also integrate NaviNet’s EMR and PM products which in total are used by over 70% of US physicians. NaviNet/Prematics release (Dec.) An explanation of their concept of unified patient information management (UPIM) is here in ‘The interoperability hangup’ (Health Management Technology). Think Amazon for the UPIM platform!