Establishing interoperable electronic health systems
- August 30, 2013
A public-private group has formed to stop the sale of stolen medical information. Its first task: Involve payers, providers, vendors and consumers.
- August 15, 2013
The Health Resources and Services Administration is releasing $3 million in grants to further health IT.
- August 14, 2013
The ONC publicly disclosed its incentive plan designed to encourage more providers to use HIE.
- August 07, 2013
Top federal health IT official Farzad Mostashari, M.D., to move on 'this fall,' but says the agency still 'can do big things.'
- July 16, 2013
Interviewees offer advice on stacking the deck to make sure payers and EHR vendors don't let providers down in 2014 ICD-10 transition.
- July 15, 2013
Taking the pulse of healthcare providers, some worry about payers, EHR vendors holding up their part of the IT bargain in 2014 ICD-10 transition.
- June 26, 2013
SearchHealthIT survey shows Apple iOS is still the top mobile operating system, but growing use of other platforms creates tough choices for CIOs.
- June 25, 2013
SearchHealthIT's mHealth survey gathers providers' responses about their BYOD practices and how BYOD affects HIPAA compliance.
- June 19, 2013
Healthcare facilities must plan for the future of health IT, including meaningful use and ACO payments, in order to be successful.
- June 17, 2013
Vendors may stave off stricter EHR regulations with the development of two new vendor codes of conduct.
- June 14, 2013
Interoperability standards in meaningful use have been criticized as too weak. Policymakers say they are part of an incremental approach.
- June 10, 2013
Tom Doerr, director of innovation research at Lumeris, discusses how ACO data analytics will lead to new payment models.
- June 04, 2013
Much progress has been made toward data interoperability in recent years. But how will the industry get over the final hump?
- June 03, 2013
Laurance Stuntz and Micky Tripathi discuss HIE governance, discrepancies among state laws that complicate HIE, and the CommonWell alliance.
- May 31, 2013
Telemedicine providers trying to connect their systems to EHRs are waiting for electronic records to be more interoperable.