Interoperability

Credit: Cambridge University Hospitals

By Afzal Chaudhry 08:49 am May 29, 2019
Dr Afzal Chaudhry, consultant nephrologist and CCIO at Cambridge University Hospitals, details the trust's journey to moving away from paper-based processes.

Ministry of Health deputy director data and digital Shayne Hunter speaking at Emerging Tech in Health 2019. Credit: eHealthNews.nz

By Rebecca McBeth 05:43 am May 27, 2019
New Zealand’s Ministry of Health is going to Cabinet this June to get approval to develop a detailed business case for a national Health Information Platform.
By Mike Miliard 02:37 pm May 24, 2019
The informatics group calls on ONC to "flip the paradigm" of consumer access as it finalizes the "most consequential health informatics policies" since meaningful use.
By Mike Miliard 04:15 pm May 21, 2019
Deloitte's view of the future: empowered consumers taking advantage of open, secure platforms that intermingle disparate information for care coordination and wellness "nudges." Now we just need to get there.
By Benjamin Harris 11:01 am May 17, 2019
Healthcare systems need to collaborate on defense and rely on AI and machine learning to respond to new threats, study finds.
By Benjamin Harris 10:33 am May 16, 2019
The nonprofit group is joining with six state medical societies to incentivize practicing physicians to link their EHRs to health information exchanges.
By Mike Miliard 10:34 am May 13, 2019
Its new InterQual 2019 technology offers support for "hospital at home" care models, the company says.
By Rebecca McBeth 12:19 am May 13, 2019
New Zealand’s Ministry of Health will provide access to two core national systems - the National Health Index (NHI) and Health Practitioner Index (
By Nathan Eddy 02:51 pm May 08, 2019
Rather than those providers having to obtain patient health data manually from each of a patient's other sites of care, CommonWell enables sharing with other providers across the continuum.
By Benjamin Harris 01:48 pm May 08, 2019
Unguarded and lacking a common playbook for security, the internet of things presents plenty of new network challenges.

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