• 09 JAN 17
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    Health Information Exchange Partnerships Improve Data Sharing

    Date: 1/5/17 Author: Kate Monica Several organizations make progress toward true interoperability through connected health data exchange networks that link providers across systems. New partnerships between health plan organizations and health data exchanges are paving the way for nationwide interoperability with some networks beginning that work at a more local level. In Los Angeles County,

    • 03 JAN 17
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    3 Midwest exchanges begin sharing patient data

    Author: Fred Bazzoli Date published: 1/3/2017 Three health information exchanges in the Midwest are exchanging patient data in a significant step forward to develop and test a Patient Centered Data Home that could serve as a model for exchanging data between HIEs nationwide. The initiative is part of a larger pilot funded by the Office of

    • 28 MAY 15
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    Alere Furthers Divestment Strategy, Sells Off Analytics Division

    by Zacks Equity Research   Published on May 26, 2015 Alere Inc. (ALR – Snapshot Report) is consistently executing on its strategy of divesting non-core assets. The strategy is not only helping the company to focus on its core rapid diagnostic test business but is also improving the cost structure and strengthening its balance sheet. Alere’s

    • 29 APR 15
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    EHR Vendors Sound Off on Plan for National Interoperability

    Health Data Management   Joseph Goedert  APR 27, 2015  7:12am ET Recent comments from the HIMSS Electronic Health Record Association on a proposed national health information technology Interoperability Roadmap urge that parts of the project move swiftly while other initiatives should slow down. In a letter to National Coordinator for HIT Karen DeSalvo, M.D., the association urges