• 30 MAR 17
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    SHIEC Appoints New Interim Executive Director – Initiates Search to Find Permanent Director

    The SHIEC Board has announced that they have hired Pam Matthews, RN, MBA, FHIMSS, CPHIMS, to perform interim executive director duties for SHIEC. SHIEC also launched a search for a permanent executive director, taking the opportunity to identify health IT leaders capable of taking the helm of an organization that represents many of the largest,

    • 06 FEB 17
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    Cerner president Zane Burke reveals open approach to interoperability

    Date: 2/2/2017 Author: Bernie Monegain   The health IT giant is focusing its $700 million R&D budget on EMR usability, interoperability, revenue cycle management, population health. Cerner President Zane Burke said the company is continuing to push forward with a focus on overarching trends such as patient identification, population health – and an open philosophy

    • 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,

    • 09 JAN 17
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    Three HIEs Connect to Create “Patient-Centered Data Home”

    Date: 1/5/17 Author: Thomas Beaton In a pilot program to improve interoperability, three health information exchanges have started to share patient-centered data. Three HIEs have established a long-term agreement to enhance health data interoperability, allowing a patient’s healthcare record to follow them across state lines. The Indiana Health Information Exchange (IHIE), Michiana Health Information Network