• 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,

    • 12 AUG 16
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    The Regional HIE Should be Your First Stop for Interop

    Don Lee   Aug 12, 2015 One off the biggest hurdles to Health Care interoperability is that there are so many people working on Health Care interoperability. Every IT department in every practice group and hospital is spending time on it. They’re all “rolling their own” and it isn’t sustainable. The answer of course is collaboration,

    • 18 JAN 16
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    Nonfederal Efforts to Help Achieve Health Information Interoperability

    Report to Congressional Requesters by the Government Accountability Office September 2015 What GAO Found Representatives from the 18 nonfederal initiatives GAO reviewed described a variety of efforts they are undertaking to achieve or facilitate electronic health record (EHR) interoperability, but most of these initiatives remain works in progress. EHR interoperability is the ability of systems

    • 03 JUN 15
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    Datapalooza speakers say data-sharing is key to quality care

    Modern Healthcare By Laura Green  | June 1, 2015 ASHINGTON—Making health data more widely accessible and useful to patients and providers could change communities. That’s the message resonating during the first day of the three-day Health Datapalooza conference, held in Washington, this week. Farzad Mostashari, former head of the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information