Interoperability

doctor looking on tablet at personal health records
By Healthcare IT News 12:43 pm October 02, 2018
Facilities earn the designation by using technology to optimize patient care, including EHRs, HIE, analytics, clinical decision support and more.
Steve Posnack speaks at the HL7 Roundtable.

Steve Posnack from the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT speaking at the HL7 Roundtable on Sept. 28. Credit: Twitter

By Mike Miliard 03:24 pm October 01, 2018
A confluence of efforts from policymakers and tech companies – EHR vendors and consumer giants alike – have set the stage for HL7's interoperability standard to have a breakout year.
Boston Children's hospital

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By Mike Miliard 01:35 pm September 28, 2018
Boston Children’s Hospital and MedStar Health Research Institute will use the LEAP in Health IT funding to develop new interoperability applications for clinical workflow and pop health.
epic, cerner, allscripts, meditech signs from HIMSS18 convention booths
By Tom Sullivan 09:07 am September 28, 2018
APIs are a great start, but so much more goes into building an app and winning customers.
Artesia General Hospital outside view

Artesia General Hospital in Artesia, New Mexico.

By Mike Miliard 08:49 am September 28, 2018
Artesia General Hospital stays focused on building partnerships where it can, optimizing its EHR and enhancing patient and physician experience.
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By Hyland 04:26 pm September 27, 2018
The NHS journey to interoperability is hampered by cultural resistance and its traditional capacity for building large legacy data silos. But while for many hospitals and trusts it remains a fraught work in progress, some projects are now cracking the interoperability puzzle, reaping the benefits and seeing the impact as more data sources are...
HIMSS sign outside
By Susan Morse 03:41 pm September 21, 2018
HIMSS on Friday issued a call to the healthcare industry to take action in battling the ongoing opioid crisis in America by using health information and technology.
Steve Wretling speaking at a HIMSS event
By Tom Sullivan 08:00 am September 19, 2018
And there’s already one in the JASON Report from 2014 that was eclipsed by the industry’s excitement about open APIs.
Google Cloud sign at HIMSS18 booth
By Tom Sullivan 11:37 am September 18, 2018
CareCloud and Google on Tuesday announced that CareCloud is joining the Google Cloud Technology Partner Program.
Hal Wolf speaking on the stage of Health 2.0 in Santa Clara, California
By Laura Lovett 03:26 pm September 17, 2018
The global aging population may be straining resources, but could also be what pushes digital health innovations.

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