Interoperability

By Mike Miliard 03:36 pm March 14, 2019
The research firm's big takeaway from Orlando this past month: Newly empowered patients and the proliferation of data they bring will boost the business case for exchange – and have "cascading effects" for cloud, AI and more.
By Mike Miliard 02:45 pm March 06, 2019
A new poll of CHIME members by LexisNexis Risk Solutions finds that technology execs' priorities vary widely depending on the maturity of their IT infrastructure.

Oscar Miranda and Ellen Sundra speaking at RSA 2019 in San Francisco.

By Tom Sullivan 09:49 am March 06, 2019
Infosec is quickly becoming where the two have an opportunity to finally join forces or risk leaving vulnerabilities wide open.
By Diana Manos 01:47 pm March 05, 2019
The group, called Interoperability Matters, will focus on addressing the remaining challenges obstructing data exchange and is open to "broad private and public sector participation," officials said.
By Mike Miliard 01:32 pm March 01, 2019
A new partnership with Holon Health enables real-time push of key patient information to network providers, regardless of their IT system, cluing them in to data they need to tackle care variation across the ACO.
By Diana Manos 12:41 pm February 26, 2019
Research firm says vendors and HIEs are making headway with information sharing but providers face a learning curve in using outside data.
nurse home care
By Nathan Eddy 10:20 am February 26, 2019
With fewer than half of HHC clinicians having the ability to view patient data in an EHR, new research finds giving them the option could reduce medical errors. 
By Diana Manos 02:11 pm February 21, 2019
The report from the agency's Health Information Technology Advisory Committee shows that patient engagement and cybersecurity will also be big parts of its agenda going forward.

Elise Sweeney Anthony, director of the ONC Office of Policy (seen, center, at HIMSS19) said ONC will not be extend the comment period on the proposed rule, because it's important to move as quickly as possible toward a final rule.

By Diana Manos 12:11 pm February 21, 2019
They'll focus on info blocking, certification requirements, standards for voluntary pediatric health IT certification and the new U.S. Core Data for Interoperability proposal.
HIMSS19 show floor
By Tom Sullivan 09:37 am February 20, 2019
Info-blocking ruled the day, while APIs, FHIR, artificial intelligence and virtual reality were also prominent themes at this year’s Global Conference.

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