What the Hell Is Going On with Healthcare Interoperability?

Electronic Health Reporter

The article What the Hell Is Going On with Healthcare Interoperability? This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) filed its annual year-end report to Congress at the start of 2019.

Blockchain Not a Cure for EHR Interoperability

Electronic Health Reporter

Much has been written about the prospect of using blockchain technology as a key component of achieving EHR interoperability. The article Blockchain Not a Cure for EHR Interoperability appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com.

The interoperability 'Golden Spike'

Morning eHealth

Modest Medicare telemedicine increase — Yelp 'beats' CMS at nursing home rating

Why Best of Breed Health IT Is Currently the Better, Cheaper Route to Interoperability

Electronic Health Reporter

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Interoperability challenges slow down machine learning in healthcare

Mobi Health News

Current efforts to create interoperability mostly focus on clinical, not research, use cases

AMA: Extension Needed On Comment Period To Proposed Interoperability/Info Blocking Rules

Electronic Health Reporter

The American Medical Association delivered the following comment letter to ONC National Coordinator Donald Rucker, MD and CMS Administrator Seema Verma urging a 30-day extension to the comment periods for the two proposed federal rules regarding interoperability and information blocking.

Key Takeaways From CMS/ONC Officials Regarding New Interoperability Proposed Rule

Electronic Health Reporter

The article Key Takeaways From CMS/ONC Officials Regarding New Interoperability Proposed Rule appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Hargan information blocking interoperability patient health information Seema Verma

HHS Proposes New Rules to Improve the Interoperability of Electronic Health Information

Electronic Health Reporter

The article HHS Proposes New Rules to Improve the Interoperability of Electronic Health Information appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial Alex Azar electronic health information HHS interoperability MyHealthEData

FDA grants De Novo clearance to interoperable insulin pump

Mobi Health News

The Tandem Diabetes Care t:Slim X2 can work in tandem with other blood sugar management devices, or on its own

Interoperability, cloud, consumerization were hot topics at HIMSS19

Mobi Health News

Patient engagement and the consumerization of health also held court this week in Orlando

Microsoft launches Azure API for FHIR to promote cloud, interoperability

Mobi Health News

The release builds on an open-source version originally announced in November

How FHIR is driving the new interoperability

Mobi Health News

cofounder Indu Subaiya presented their assessment of the drivers of the new interoperability in healthcare. Matthew Holt is co-chair of Health 2.0. At the Dev4Health conference in Cleveland on Monday andTuesday, he and Health 2.0

Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR) Explained

Perficient

FHIR (Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources) Specification is a standard for exchanging healthcare information electronically. Mobile API applications and FHIR are the future of interoperability and the future is here. To that end, interoperability is the cornerstone of this patient-first perspective — as an important support mechanism for the timely and effective exchange of information critical for delivering patient care, one of many reasons why FHIR is important.

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Interoperability: The Key To Enhanced Care and Becoming A Preferred Provider

Electronic Health Reporter

Interoperability, as it was envisioned, should be built on transparency and connectivity, allowing a patient’s critical health information to be easily accessible, regardless of where treatment is being administered. This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. By B.J.

Hospital group attacks new interoperability rules

Morning eHealth

Trump signs AI executive order — Apple to unroll EHR feature at VA

Consumers – not providers – will have the power to ensure interoperability

Mobi Health News

Bettina Experton, MD, and CEO of Humetrix, talks about the history of CMS’s Blue Button project and how 53 million Americans covered by Medicare will now have access to their data through an API to ensure patient safety and interoperability

Fixing the interoperability problem with data science

Mobi Health News

Interoperability day at the White House

Morning eHealth

HHS wants info-blocking rule just as much as you do — More dirt on the Mar-a-Lago 3

Day 1 of ONC’s Interoperability Forum

Morning eHealth

Health IT groups antsy about info blocking rule — Meet the tech company behind ‘All of Us

HIMSS19: Attendees have sights set on interoperability and consumerism

FierceHealthIT

The HIMSS conference serves as a barometer of the current state of the health IT industry, and this year’s event seems strategically focused on themes around interoperability, patient engagement and consumerism

Insurers enter interoperability debate, to tension

Morning eHealth

Wilkie questioned — Elsewhere in Congress

Interoperable artificial pancreas system reliably controls blood glucose levels in pilot trial

Mobi Health News

Researchers built a secure app-based system that runs on an unlocked smartphone and connects to glycemic control devices from multiple manufacturers

AMA and Google join forces to offer $50,000 in interoperability contest

Mobi Health News

The American Medical Association and Google have launched the AMA Health Care Interoperability and Innovation Challenge, looking for new ideas about the ways wearable devices and apps can be more effectively monitored and the data shared.

Comments sought on Interoperability Standards Advisory

Morning eHealth

CMS/ONC seek API help — NIH reaches out to young investigators

CMS's 2019 proposal makes broad strides in telehealth, interoperability, documentation

Mobi Health News

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services released its new proposed Physician Fee Schedule and Qualified Payment Program updates for 2019, and the announcement includes some big strides forward in promoting digital health technology, including widened telemedicine coverage, an overhaul of documentation requirements, and a new focus on interoperability

AHA, FAH urge faster progress on interoperability in new report

FierceHealthIT

Leading hospital organizations including the AHA and FAH outlined an agenda for advancing interoperability and data sharing in the coming years. They urged EHR vendors to adopt shared, nonproprietary APIs to better share data between them

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The Telehealth Interoperability in Clinical Systems Imperative

Vidyo

Telehealth Interoperability in Clinical Systems Adding real-time video capabilities to your organization’s telehealth workflow can provide a wealth of benefits for both your patients and providers. In fact, we dedicated an entire section in our latest report, Making Telehealth Work for You: The Ultimate Guide, to infrastructure and interoperability. The post The Telehealth Interoperability in Clinical Systems Imperative appeared first on Vidyo Blog.

FDA approves interoperable continuous glucose monitoring system

Morning eHealth

JAMA: EHRs can be unsafe — Opioids update

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InterSystems to debut FHIR interoperability sandbox at HIMSS18

Mobi Health News

This year at HIMSS18, InterSystems will be launching a new fast healthcare interoperability resource (FHIR) sandbox, which acts as a virtual testing environment.

Healthcare groups urge ONC to focus on interoperability, usability to reduce EHR burdens

FierceHealthIT

Healthcare groups are largely supportive of a federal draft strategy to reduce clinician burden revolving around entering information into EHRs, but are calling for ONC and CMS to focus on usability, improved interoperability and better alignment of workflow and documentation requirements

Interoperability, patient matching could be fixed by smartphone apps, RAND says

Mobi Health News

Patient-mediated exchange has been championed more and more recently as one potential answer to the long-vexing problem of interoperability.

5 benefits of interoperability in healthcare

Healthcare Guys

Interoperability allows health information systems to work together across organizational boundaries, leading to more effective healthcare delivery, better patient outcomes, and a host of other health-related benefits.

Biden takes issue with Trump administration's interoperability plans

Mobi Health News

A new commentary from former Vice President Joe Biden says interoperability roadblocks have been standing for far too long — and that the Trump administration's current plans to fix the problem are insufficient

Health IT and Vegas: Made for Each Other

Digital Health

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Eyeing healthcare providers, Microsoft updates its team coordination platform with interoperable EHR support, messaging features

Mobi Health News

The new features seek to streamline communication between mobile hospital clinicians, as well as boost collaboration with the wider hospital staff.

Eyeing healthcare providers, Microsoft updates its messaging platform with interoperable EHR support, messaging features

Mobi Health News

The new features seek to streamline communication between mobile hospital clinicians, as well as boost collaboration with the wider hospital staff.

Micky Tripathi’s glass-half-full view of EHR interoperability – Harlow on Healthcare

Health Blawg

Following the announcement of implementation of the Carequality-CommonWell interoperability collaboration, I was fortunate enough to catch up with Micky Tripathi ( @mickytripathi1 ) to discuss this development and put it in context. Interoperability is not a switch; it’s more like a dial.”

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Micky Tripathi’s glass-half-full view of EHR interoperability – Harlow on Healthcare

Health Blawg

Following the announcement of implementation of the Carequality-CommonWell interoperability collaboration, I was fortunate enough to catch up with Micky Tripathi ( @mickytripathi1 ) to discuss this development and put it in context. Interoperability is not a switch; it’s more like a dial.”

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Micky Tripathi’s glass-half-full view of EHR interoperability – Harlow on Healthcare

Health Blawg

Following the announcement of implementation of the Carequality-CommonWell interoperability collaboration, I was fortunate enough to catch up with Micky Tripathi ( @mickytripathi1 ) to discuss this development and put it in context. Interoperability is not a switch; it’s more like a dial.”

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Micky Tripathi’s glass-half-full view of EHR interoperability – Harlow on Healthcare

Health Blawg

Following the announcement of implementation of the Carequality-CommonWell interoperability collaboration, I was fortunate enough to catch up with Micky Tripathi ( @mickytripathi1 ) to discuss this development and put it in context. Interoperability is not a switch; it’s more like a dial.”

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