Interoperability

VA Secretary David Shulkin EHR modernization

VA Secretary David Shulkin, MD, speaking at HIMSS18 in Las Vegas on March 10.

By Jessica Davis 01:22 pm March 13, 2018
Now that President Trump has officially removed Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin, the future is uncertain for the Cerner contract.
HIMSS18

HIMSS CEO Hal Wolf gives the opening keynote of HIMSS18 in Las Vegas.

By Mike Miliard 04:02 pm March 12, 2018
The post-EHR era is well and truly here, but EHR-centric challenges are still as thorny as ever.
Intermountain launches mental health tech company
By Bernie Monegain 02:12 pm March 12, 2018
Alluceo provides team-based mental health tools and services to sync patients and care teams.
Veterans Affairs EHR
By Mike Miliard 04:30 pm March 09, 2018
The agency’s leader also called on the industry to embrace open APIs and develop SMART on FHIR apps through the VA's new Lighthouse platform.
HIMSS EHR Association
By Mike Miliard 08:19 pm March 08, 2018
Epic, Cerner, Allscripts, Practice Fusion and Harris offer update on EHRA's efforts to manage complex imperatives.
Blockchain in healthcare

Credit: TrustedHealth Twitter

By Bill Siwicki 07:07 pm March 08, 2018
TrustedHealth sells tokens for its blockchain-powered global digital clinic while ShoCard and RF IDeas debut a mobile credential reader system.
PointClickCare launches developer program aimed at LTPAC apps
By Mike Miliard 06:47 pm March 08, 2018
The new self-service program will offer robust APIs to encourage creation of new tools for a space that's often underserved by technology.
Blockchain in healthcare
By Mike Miliard 02:08 pm March 08, 2018
But experts from IEEE, UC San Diego and Health Linkages say the key is to make sure it's the "right solution for the right problem."
Google cloud APIs healthcare

Gregory Moore, MD, Google Cloud’s vice president of healthcare, speaking at HIMSS18 on Wednesday.

By Jessica Davis 04:32 pm March 07, 2018
Google Cloud VP, Cleveland Clinic associate CIO, urge healthcare organizations to get out there and find partners.
AHIP CMS interoperability

Marilyn Tavenner, America’s Health Insurance Plans CEO, speaking at HIMSS18 on Tuesday.

By Susan Morse 12:11 pm March 07, 2018
But while she agreed claims data should be available to patients, the devil’s in the details.

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