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Ocean acidification presentation by Dwight Owens (ONC)

On Friday 21 November, Dwight Owens (also known at Pearson College as ‘Tessa’s dad’) came from Ocean Networks Canada (ONC) to tell first year Marine Science students about the significant problem of ocean acidification. 16 more words


Oy, Such a Headache You Give Me!

“Standards and Interoperability” is a phrase that makes most of us pull the covers over our head and go back to sleep hoping it will all be gone when we wake up.   540 more words


Reminder: Last Chance to Participate in ACR’s Meaningful Use Survey

This is the final opportunity to participate in the American College of Radiology’s (ACR) one-minute, 3-question survey for radiologists regarding the Medicare/Medicaid EHR Incentive Program. The survey will close shortly after the 2014 RSNA conference. 66 more words


Interoperabilty - It's Healthcare's time.

If interoperability wasn’t one of the biggest healthcare IT buzz words in 2014, it certainly will be in 2015. As growing numbers of hospitals and providers have begun using EMRs, the necessity to share data between systems has become paramount. 386 more words


The Interoperability Imperative

This article originally appeared in Healthcare Information Management & Communications Management magazine:

Call me a “fan boy” but I couldn’t wait to get my hands on Apple’s iPhone 6. 786 more words

Meaningful Use in 2014: Early Rookie Participation Numbers Very Low

Every month, representatives from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and Office of the National Coordinator for HIT (ONC) provide a report to the HIT Policy Committee regarding registration and attestation statistics for the EHR Incentive Program, or “Meaningful Use” (MU). 369 more words