Post Tagged with: "Interoperability"

ONC on Health Info Blocking: A Solid Double, But NOT A Home Run

ONC on Health Info Blocking: A Solid Double, But NOT A Home Run

April 17, 2015

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IT, POLICY, PROVIDERS:

The ONC report is an admission, once and for all, that the major problems of interoperability and blocking are much more attributable to business practices than to lack of technology and standards. The report is bringing sorely needed attention to the long standing problem of information blocking by EHR vendors and their customers.

Validic – The Great Digital Health Connector

Validic – The Great Digital Health Connector

October 24, 2014

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Digital health, Entrepreneurs, Health 2.0 2014, Innovation/innovative companies:

Validic has built connections to >150 apps and devices making it easy for enterprise CIOs and CTO to connect to them by building a single connection to their cloud-based platform

Christina Thielst, Host of Christina's Considerations

Whiteboard cartoon explains interoperability to consumers

December 15, 2013

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IT:

More engaged consumers and patients are those who are more knowledgeable. Given the increasing role of digital processes in healthcare, that means a new component of patient education is needed for health literacy.

HIPAA Support Widens In Cloud Vendor Community

HIPAA Support Widens In Cloud Vendor Community

May 24, 2013

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Health care & health policy, Medical Ethics, Patient Safety, People in healthcare, Technology in healthcare, Wireless Health:

By Dan Munro First Posted at Forbes on 5/1/2013 Earlier this year, the Department of Health and Human Services issued their “Final Rule” to modify HIPAA… Read More ›

The physician-consumer health IT chasm: most doctors lagging in online patient support tools

The physician-consumer health IT chasm: most doctors lagging in online patient support tools

May 17, 2013

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Change Management, Health care & health policy, Health care professionals, Innovation/innovative companies, People in healthcare, Pharmacy and pharmaceuticals, POLICY, RESEARCH, Technology in healthcare, Wireless Health:

By Jane Sarasohn-Kahn First Posted at Health Populi on 5/16/2013 In the long-run, health information technology (HIT) will improve the quality of health care, according… Read More ›

Will the CommonWell Health Alliance Succeed at Solving Nationwide Data Exchange?

Will the CommonWell Health Alliance Succeed at Solving Nationwide Data Exchange?

May 10, 2013

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Change Management, Health care & health policy, Innovation/innovative companies, Patient Safety, People in healthcare, POLICY, Technology in healthcare:

By Waco Hoover First Posted at Institute for Health Technology Transformation on 4/8/2013 The Health IT Policy Committee recently analyzed the CommonWell Health Alliance, a… Read More ›

Response to ONC RFI on advancing interoperability of EHRs and HIE

Response to ONC RFI on advancing interoperability of EHRs and HIE

April 24, 2013

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Change Management, Health care & health policy, People in healthcare, POLICY, Technology in healthcare:

By David Harlow First Posted at HealthBlawg on 4/23/2013 At last weekend’s #healthfoo I proposed that one unconference session be devoted to preparing a comment letter responding… Read More ›

An Epic voyage

An Epic voyage

April 22, 2013

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Change Management, Health care & health policy, Health care professionals, Innovation/innovative companies, Patient Safety, People in healthcare, POLICY, Technology in healthcare:

By Paul Levy First Posted at Not Running a Hospital on 4/21/2013 Several months ago, I wrote a blog post comparing customers’ experience with Epic with the… Read More ›

ONC Holds A Key To the Structural Deficit

ONC Holds A Key To the Structural Deficit

April 13, 2013

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Change Management, Health care & health policy, Health care professionals, People in healthcare, POLICY, Technology in healthcare:

By Dr. Adrian Gropper First Posted at The Health Care Blog on 4/7/2013 It’s called Blue Button+ and it works by giving physicians and patients… Read More ›

Federal Government Embracing Healthtech Startups to Cut Costs and Improve Outcomes

Federal Government Embracing Healthtech Startups to Cut Costs and Improve Outcomes

April 4, 2013

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Change Management, Entrepreneurs, Health care & health policy, Health care professionals, Innovation/innovative companies, Patient Safety, People in healthcare, POLICY, Social Media, Technology in healthcare, Wireless Health:

By Dave Chase First Posted at Forbes on 2/25/2013 As Obamacare moves into implementation, there are a couple of related areas of bipartisan agreement. First,… Read More ›