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July 01, 2014
Mobile health developers may applaud FDA MDDS guidance indicating it won't regulate many apps. Does this push too much safety risk on to patients?
June 18, 2014
Can behavioral health data remained segregated, secure and compliant in electronic health records? Rule makers mull this technical difficulty.
June 09, 2014
Exclusive: National health IT coordinator Karen DeSalvo, M.D., discusses health data analytics, meaningful use deadlines, public health and more.
May 19, 2014
Does Epic play well in the health data interoperability sandbox? KLAS digs in, and finds parts of its poor reputation may be deserved, others not.
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Getting patients involved in Direct(ing) exchange of health data is coming in 2015, when developers finish their applications. Continue Reading
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One of Direct exchange's leading advocates discusses its future prospects for the HIE protocol, and how it supports meaningful use compliance. Continue Reading
Analysis: D.C. scuttlebutt indicates that meaningful use might be in line for more than an overhaul as political forces close in around ONC. Continue Reading
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A reader shares his opinion on the value of healthcare interoperability and how more functional electronic records will benefit patient care. Continue Reading
CIOs: Time to capitulate to Epic in regards to health data interoperability? ONC: It's a big country, and there's a lot more than Epic out there. Continue Reading
Clinicians are eager for mobile devices to play a role in patient care. First, technical and legal requirements must be met to safely encourage BYOD. Continue Reading
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Shafiq Rab, M.D., VP and CIO of Hackensack University Medical Center, discusses ICD-10 and his brush with lacking health data interoperability. Continue Reading
If the interest in exhibits at recent conferences is any indication, healthcare interoperability remains a priority for providers and vendors alike. Continue Reading
Physician EHR incentives for using health IT paved the way for new healthcare trends aimed at improving health and lowering costs. Continue Reading