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AHA raises concerns about interoperability provisions in 21st Century Cures Act

From FierceHealthIT, 5/21/15:

The American Hospital Association (AHA) expressed concerns about the interoperability provisions in the 21st Century Cures legislation in a letter sent to Rep. 131 more words


EHR Interoperability Stalled Due to Information Blocking | EHRintelligence.com

From EHRintelligence.com, 5/21/15:

When it comes to the practice of medicine and drug discovery, the federal government plays a role in supporting these sectors and developing legislation that opens up avenues for healthcare professionals and scientific researchers. 98 more words


Emergency Measures Interoperability, what does it mean exactly ?

In the emergency measures industry, the term interoperability continues to grow in popularity. In order to better understand this concept, here is a definition specific to the emergency services field: «emergency interoperability refers to the socio-technical ability of emergency personnel to immediately communicate and share information» 307 more words


How Close Are We to Consumer-Mediated Exchange?

by Sri Bharadwaj,  president-elect, Southern California chapter of HIMSS; member, HIMSS Value of Provider-Patient Engagement Task Force; and director, information services, UC Irvine Health

If you don’t know about an  app that allows you to securely integrate multiple banking accounts into one view, it does exist. 632 more words

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ONC Publicly Releases Comments on Interoperability Roadmap

From iHealthBeat, 5/18/15:

On Friday, the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT published nearly 250 comments that it received on its draft nationwide interoperability roadmap, … 18 more words


ONC Health IT Interoperability Plan Gathers Fractious Comments

From HealthITAnalytics, 5/19/15:

As the healthcare industry moves into the meatier stages of the EHR Incentive Programs, the Office of the National Coordinator has shifted its focus from health IT adoption to health IT interoperability.   134 more words


21st Century Cures Act Has Supporters, Detractors as Markup Begins

From Health Data Management, 5/19/15:

The House Energy and Commerce Committee will begin its markup today of the 21st Century Cures Act, with opening statements by committee members late this afternoon and the proceedings continuing tomorrow morning. 42 more words