The interoperability 'Golden Spike'

Morning eHealth

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

Interoperability challenges slow down machine learning in healthcare

Mobi Health News

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

Fixing the interoperability problem with data science

Mobi Health News

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.

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

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.

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

Insurers enter interoperability debate, to tension

Morning eHealth

Wilkie questioned — Elsewhere in Congress

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

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

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.

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.

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.

FDA approves interoperable continuous glucose monitoring system

Morning eHealth

JAMA: EHRs can be unsafe — Opioids update

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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

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.

Health IT and Vegas: Made for Each Other

Digital Health

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Breaking down the silos: How to achieve EHR interoperability

Healthcare Guys

At the core of the issue is interoperability. Interoperability in health care is all about unlockingpatient data to drive proactive care delivery and better outcomes.

AMA focuses on mobile with winners of Interoperability and Innovation Challenge

Mobi Health News

The American Medical Association has its eyes on mobile this season as it announced the three winners of its Interoperability and Innovation Challenge.

SPM’s comments on important proposed CMS interoperability rules

Society for Participatory Medicine

This is the first of two posts about this important policy issue regarding portability of our medical records. The second is by Michael Millenson, who did the lion’s share of this work, as noted below.

AMA partners with Google on interoperability challenge

FierceHealthIT

A new "Health Care Interoperability and Innovation Challenge" spearheaded by the American Medical Association (AMA) and sponsored by Google, calls on digital health startups to find ways to leverage patient-generated date from wearables and apps into "accessible and actionable information."

TeleMedicine, Interoperability and AI: DataArt predicts 2019 Healthcare and Life Sciences trends

Lloyd Price

Next-gen interoperability. DataArt , a global technology consultancy, predicts that 2019 will be dominated by one major trend – exponential information growth, which stems from the population increase and motivates data scientists to improve algorithms, making them faster and more accurate.

Amazon, Google, IBM, Microsoft, Oracle and Salesforce pledge to remove interoperability barriers

Mobi Health News

WASHINGTON, DC – A broad coalition of technology giants took the stage in an unscheduled session at the Blue Button 2.0 Developer Conference here in the White House.

How Cleveland Clinic is leveraging APIs to advance interoperability

Mobi Health News

HIMSS Innovator in Residence Adam Culbertson and Brent Hicks, senior director of clinical solutions at the Cleveland Clinic, discuss the opportunities and challenges to tying EHR data with new applications

AHA ‘strongly opposes’ interoperability as a Medicare requirement

FierceHealthIT

Responding to a request for information from CMS, the American Hospital Association said it "strongly opposes" revising Medicare Conditions of Participation to include interoperability requirements. The hospital association argued that interoperability is difficult for surveyors to measure and unfairly targets hospitals for data sharing problems that span the healthcare ecosystem

CMS new rule: Industry reacts to big changes to telehealth, clinical documentation, and interoperability

Mobi Health News

The "historic changes" announced late yesterday by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, promising big adjustments to its policies around the Physician Fee Schedule and the Quality Payment Program, already have the healthcare industry talking

Connect Health Initiative Lauds CMS Digital Health Interoperability Initiative

ConnectedHealth

Las Vegas, NV - Today, CMS Administrator Seema Verma announced new proposals to promote interoperability in the digital health ecosystem that support greater patient data access. CHI applauds CMS’ intent to reexamine meaningful use and consider measures that increase interoperability and penalize data blocking activities. Our members need access to interoperable data to fuel and effectively implement their digital health solutions.

Amazon, Google, Microsoft and IBM pledge support for healthcare interoperability

FierceHealthIT

Amazon joined Google, Microsoft, IBM, Salesforce and Oracle in a pledge to remove the barriers of interoperability using open standards, cloud computing and artificial intelligence

CMS new rule: Experts weigh in on big changes to clinical documentation, EHRs and interoperability

Mobi Health News

The "historic changes" announced late yesterday by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, promising big adjustments to its policies around the Physician Fee Schedule and the Quality Payment Program, already have the healthcare industry talking

Microsoft, Amazon, Google, IBM, Oracle, and Salesforce issue joint statement for healthcare interoperability

Lloyd Price

Interoperability is an overlapping set of technical and policy challenges, from data access to common data models to information exchange to workflow integration – and these challenges often pose a barrier to healthcare innovation.

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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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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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Verma says interoperability rule is coming, backs data sharing as a Medicare requirement

FierceHealthIT

Health systems should have more clarity on a much-anticipated proposed interoperability rule "hopefully in the next couple of weeks," CMS Administrator Seema Verma told reporters on Tuesday.

Who will regulate mHealth? Patient Engagement at Crossroads; New Alliance Takes On Interoperability

Chilmark Research

The group’s stated purpose is to enable interoperability across the five founding members’ EHRs. Patient Engagement at Crossroads; New Alliance Takes On Interoperability appeared first on Chilmark Research.

Looking Ahead to Blockchain Interoperability in Healthcare: Issues and Future Solutions

Lloyd Price

However, interoperability of blockchains presents an entirely new structure for the ecosystem. There are many moving parts in regards to interoperable technologies right now, some of which are already working and others that are just concepts.