• 31 OCT 16
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    MACRA, ONC oversight final rules hint at HHS’ health IT master plan

    PUBLISHED – Oct. 29, 2016 AUTHOR – Luke Gale This has been quite the month for health IT policy wonks. On the 14th, the HHS published both its final rule for the Quality Payment Program which implements the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) and a final rule on the Office of the

    • 31 OCT 16
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    Health information exchange joins Midwest initiative

    Government and Health Care October 25, 2016 | By Charlsie Dewey A group of health information exchanges in the Midwest are joining together to create and test a new concept with the goal of improving health care for patients. Grand Rapids-based Great Lakes Health Connect said it is participating in the U.S. Department of Health

    • 18 OCT 16
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    HHS Selects The Health Collaborative to Advance Improvement to Health Data Exchange

    MEDIA CONTACT: Shannan Schmitt Director of Communications (513) 307-0328 Release Date: September 28, 2016 HHS Selects The Health Collaborative to Advance Improvement to Health Data Exchange SHIEC Heartland Project Partners to Test “Patient Center Data Home” CINCINNATI – The Health Collaborative has been chosen to work with U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to

    • 07 OCT 16
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    NeHII’s Deb Bass: HIE Is Changing to Meet Changing Needs

    Healthcare Informatics October 6, 2016 by Mark Hagland NeHII’s Deb Bass sees a bright future for HIEs—as long as their leaders find ways to provide truly needed services You sound very optimistic overall about the future of HIE. You know, there are many HIEs that exist that are delivering value to their participants and stakeholders,