Health Information Exchange (HIE)

Hospital worker logs data on computer
By Mike Miliard 10:00 am May 12, 2021
As hospitals work with their EHR vendors to manage compliance with the ONC rules, some are still seeking clarity – and some say they're skeptical about how much they'll advance interoperability.
Two clinicians report data
By Mike Miliard 09:15 am April 29, 2021
The agency is floating new requirements for hospitals to report on syndromic surveillance, immunization registries, electronic case reporting and electronic reportable laboratory results. It also has new plans for quality reporting.
FHIR
By Mike Miliard 04:30 pm April 27, 2021
Built with help from Edifecs, the CAQH Endpoint Directory can help enable more widespread data sharing among app developers, payers and state Medicaid agencies as the new regs come online.
By Mike Miliard 02:30 pm April 02, 2021
The aim is to extend the FHIR's capability beyond clinical care and into translational research, improving patient outcomes and driving delivery efficiencies by combining research and EHR data.
Developer at computer
By Mike Miliard 10:55 am March 31, 2021
InterOp.Community – a joint project of the Interoperability Institute, IHE USA, Interopion and Red Hat – aims to advance health information sharing via open platforms and open source software.
Micky Tripathi
By Kat Jercich 01:59 pm March 29, 2021
National Coordinator for Health IT Micky Tripathi said in a keynote for the agency's annual meeting that COVID-19 continues to be the main focus for the near future.
A COVID-19 vaccine is administered
By Mike Miliard 08:00 am March 19, 2021
Clinicians from ChristianaCare and Mount Sinai describe how they're leveraging EHRs, outside vendors, interoperability groups and immunization registries to manage the logistical complexity of multi-dose regimens for far-flung patient populations.
Great North Care Record, Cerner
By Sara Mageit 10:15 am March 16, 2021
Since its initial go-live in March 2020, the UK-based GNCR initiative has reached a number of milestones.
National Coordinator for Health IT Micky Tripathi
By Mike Miliard 10:30 am March 12, 2021
As he focuses on shoring up data-sharing resiliency and ensuring that new IT initiatives bake in SDOH as a "fundamental design criterion," the new national coordinator also reminded people about an important April 5 start date.
Idaho scene, city buildings below mountain range
By Bill Siwicki 11:50 am March 11, 2021
The Idaho Health Data Exchange goes beyond many traditional HIEs, incorporating advanced data sharing capabilities and actionable data insights. Its master patient index has proven quite useful during COVID-19.