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PODCAST: SocialClime Discusses HIMSS 2018 and the Power of “Community” for Breaking Down Health Data Exchange Barriers

In the following RosettaHealth podcast interview, Jared Blake, a Partner at SocialClime, discusses how his organization is transforming online reputation management for medical practices, and why they are participating in the RosettaHealth HIMSS 2018 “community” booth #11418.

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PODCAST: Founder of Shatzkin Systems Discusses HIMSS 2018, the ONC’s TEFCA, and Much More

In the following RosettaHealth podcast interview, Nance Shatzkin, founder of Shatzkin Systems, discusses how her company has been on the forefront of helping HIEs, hospital systems (and more) to bridge the gap between IT and operations. She also provides her take on the ONC’s TEFCA, and why we need a “village” to break down the barriers of health data exchange.

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DirectTrust’s Take on TEFCA and Future of Interoperability

With the ONC releasing the Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement (TEFCA) for public comment earlier this month, many are applauding how this new framework will finally break down the barriers of health data exchange.

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A Comprehensive Look at the ONC Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement (TEFCA)

On January 5th, the ONC officially released the Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement (TEFCA) for public comment. The draft framework is intended to streamline patient health data access and improve interoperability per provisions of the 21st Century Cures Act.

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New Years Resolution: Lose That Health Data Exchange Weight

We have grown accustomed to health data exchange between organizations being difficult and expensive. For many hospitals, HIEs and vendors, it is simply the cost of doing business – and it’s something that can drag down any organization.

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HITECH Answers: The 3 Christmas Ghosts of Health Data Exchange

The holiday season is always a great time to reflect on where we have been, and look at what lies ahead in the future. This is why I recently authored a guest article for HITECH Answers that takes a page from Charles Dickens’ classic “A Christmas Carol,” and looks at the three ghost of health data exchange.

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PODCAST: Stelligent Enhances the Power of the RosettaHealth Platform

In the following RosettaHealth podcast interview, Chuck Dudley, VP of Services, and Jeffrey Dugas, DevOps Automation Engineer, both at Stelligent Systems, discuss how they designed an infrastructure platform with Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) for RosettaHealth. This will allow the RosettaHealth platform to be more powerful and effective.

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Why Fewer Hospitals Fully Share Electronic Health Records

Although we know that for many hospitals, ACOs, HIEs, and even vendors, it is a challenge to effectively sharing electronic health records. It often takes an independent research study to reinforce what we already know. These types of studies also create a startling moment where we collectively think – “this problem needs to be addressed right now.”

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Breaking Down Health Data Sharing Barriers at the Washington Big Data Conference 2017

Today, the Washington Big Data Conference 2017 kicks off with a packed agenda that covers a wide-range of data-related topics – including cyber security, data analytics, and healthcare IT.

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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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