Posts about: clinical information exchange

Direct Health Delivery: Advocating for a More Direct Interaction Between Patients and Physicians

A core tenet of enhancing care quality is to foster a more direct interaction between patients and providers.

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Topics: health payers, health data sharing, clinical information exchange

Interoperability and Health Data Exchange Key Topics at ONC 2018 Annual Meeting

On November 29-30, the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) is hosting its 2018 Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C.

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Topics: health data sharing, clinical information exchange, HITExchange

Black Book Report: Clinicians Seek On-Demand Patient Data, Secure Messaging and Electronic Data Sharing

While the halls of HIMSS 2018 echoed with the sound of new developments in health data sharing, the reality is that many healthcare practices are not quite there yet – though they are highly motivated to address innovation gaps.

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Topics: Community Care,, health data sharing, clinical information exchange, Secure Direct Messaging

It Takes a Village to Break Down HIT Interoperability Barriers

There seems to be no shortage of news in the health IT arena about patient data interoperability issues. From challenges with the ONC’s role in interoperability to CHIME and DirectTrust collaborating on solutions, there’s plenty of activity and opinions, but no real panacea.

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Topics: Health IT Interoperability, ACO, clinical information exchange, medical records

Disparity of Health Data Sharing Across U.S. Reinforces Need for Community-Based Solutions

Understanding how each state across the U.S. is accessing and sharing patient data can be a challenging and complicated endeavor.  However, thanks to a project called Health Information and the Law, developed by George Washington University’s Milken Institute School of Public Health, it is possible to see disparities when it comes to patient data sharing.

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Topics: health data sharing, health data exchange, HIE, health information exchange, clinical information exchange, clinical information sharing

Patient Data Sharing Drives Outcomes for Community-Based Health

From hospitals and ambulatory practices to post-acute care facilities and home health, the ability to effectively share patient data is driving better health outcomes in community care settings.

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Topics: clinical information exchange, clinical information sharing, HIE, health information exchange, health data exchange