Government & Policy
American Hospital Association, other groups call for widespread effort to accelerate interoperability
02:55 pm January 22, 2019
More and more healthcare organizations are urging a broader swath of the industry to get involved driving interoperability. The latest is a Jan. 22 report from seven leading national hospital associations urging “all stakeholders” to take part.
01:16 pm January 21, 2019
Organization says 5 will build on FHIR 4 with more normative content, support for apps that use multiple versions of the spec and other advancements.
09:42 am January 21, 2019
Health information exchanges can help providers and public health departments overcome common obstacles.
03:16 pm January 18, 2019
The whole point of electronic health records is to facilitate the sharing of patient data, but that is still difficult, not just because interoperability hasn't been fully achieved, but also because matching patient records is still not easy to achieve – putting patients at risk
09:55 am January 18, 2019
HHS Secretary Alex Azar joins the roster, which also features Aneesh Chopra, Karen DeSalvo, Michael Levitt, Mick Ebeling, Seema Verma and Susan DeVore.
12:32 pm January 17, 2019
The association called on government agencies to takes steps toward making data-driven healthcare more commonplace.
09:41 am January 17, 2019
The private sector and government have accomplished a lot and the next phase is critical to the best use of APIs.
09:23 pm January 16, 2019
Minister for Health Gan Kim Yong delivered a ministerial statement on the Committee of Inquiry (COI) report on the SingHealth cyberattack in the Singapore Parliament on January 15 2019.
10:24 am January 15, 2019
The document includes changes made due to comments from stakeholders and it contains new standards and updated characteristics.
09:06 am January 15, 2019
Without proper documentation for government regulators, infosec protocols might safeguard data without meeting federal criteria.