Interoperability

 

 

By Jessica Davis 01:42 pm February 08, 2017
St. Jude Medical announced that a third-party security research firm has found more flaws in the Merlin@home Transmitter medical device. It has patched the vulnerabilities, which leave the device exposed to a man-in-the-middle attack.
HIMSS17 Survival Guide Orlando
By Gus Venditto 07:28 am February 08, 2017
Essential details to help you get the most from your annual conference experience.
Interoperability FHIR population health

Greg Kuhnen and Hollie Freeman

By Tom Sullivan 04:19 pm February 06, 2017
Experts from the Advisory Board weigh in on progress made during the last 12 months, take a look at how widespread health data exchange can enable hospitals to better serve patients and address lingering questions about interoperability. 
By Ray Pelosi 01:28 pm February 06, 2017
Acknowledgement of the value of interoperability – and the desire to implement it – are seemingly widespread in healthcare. So why is the industry still so short of achieving it?
HIMSS17 Interoperability HIE
By Jack McCarthy 09:17 am February 06, 2017
Health and Human Services policies supporting value-based purchasing rely upon interoperability and HIEs. The day-long pre-conference event will focus on coordinating these to create a learning health system.

"The roadmap from the ONC has veered off into multiple paths, so it has become a 'choose your own adventure book' process," said Theresa Bell, president and CTO of Kno2. "It speaks to the complexity of it."

By John Andrews 10:12 am February 02, 2017
The path to interoperability has been a circuitous one over the past 13 years, veering off in directions that weren't anticipated when the concept became an industry-wide initiative in 2004.
Cerner Zane Burke open interoperability

Cerner president Zane Burke said that advancing interoperability is a moral obligation for the healthcare industry. 

By Bernie Monegain 09:01 am February 02, 2017
The health IT giant is focusing its $700 million R&D budget on EMR usability, interoperability, revenue cycle management, population health. 
HIMSS17 Interoperability showcase

Christel Anderson, HIMSS senior director of interoperability, said this year's showcase is built around different personas likely to appeal to attendees. 

By Chris Nerney 08:33 am February 02, 2017
This year’s exhibit will feature 22 sessions, 20 use cases spanning accountable care to urgent care, as well as new products and networking. 
By Jessica Davis 10:56 am January 31, 2017
Epic landed the top spot for Overall Software Suite in the 2017 Best in KLAS: Software and Services report, for the seventh consecutive year. It also earned the top Overall Physician Practice Vendor and Best in KLAS awards in eight other segments.
Allscripts CEO Paul Black EHR

Allscripts CEO Paul Black

By Tom Sullivan 09:07 am January 31, 2017
The electronic health record maker has built out its suite to enable integration with third-party apps and competing EHR systems, its chief executive said. 

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