EHR equates to Electronic Health Records
VA Committee Chair Phil Roe was also concerned that the amount doesn’t cover maintenance or the cost to update the infrastructure necessary to accommodate the new platform.
CEO Jonathan Bush said the goal is to remove the grunt work doctors neither want nor are schooled to perform.
The new platform helps hospitals reduce denials, increase collections and features a bot for authorization and follow-up.
From artificial intelligence to simulation training to optimizing the care continuum, this year’s health IT conference has many sessions on making the most of your EHR.
Flatiron will remain autonomous in providing tech and data analytics for oncology research and development for Roche, and others.
The health system said that the practice complexity and large-scale change required to transition to the new electronic health record are also causing delays.
Shawnee Mission Medical Center has different EHRs in separate care settings and that means informaticists have to accommodate varying workflows so they created a flexible system to manage it.
The administration’s plan could inhibit progress on improving interoperability, eradicating info blocking, and medical research but also funds cybersecurity and the VA’s EHR modernization.
The proposed funding is a substantial investment into the initiative, which the administration said will help to facilitate a seamless transition.