HIE News Round Up: Accessible Data and Value-Based Partnerships; EHR Usage Among Post-Acute Providers; and HIT Trends for 2020
Welcome to the Health Information Exchange Weekly News Round Up from RosettaHealth. Each week, we will provide you with a summary of all the actionable news that hospitals, HIT vendors, ACOs, and population health providers need to be smart and effective when it comes to health information exchange.
Accessible Data, In-Person Dialogue Key to Value-Based Partnerships
Payers and providers discussed accessibility and the benefits of in-person dialogue for value-based partnerships at the recent Xtelligent Healthcare Media’s Fourth Value-Based Care Summit.
Black Book Study Shows EHR Use Increase Among Post-Acute Providers
Impatient post-acute providers have increased their EHR use since 2016, but interoperability remains stagnant, according to a Black Book survey.
Oregon Health System Implements Drug Pricing Tool into Epic EHR
Oregon Health & Science University Health system implemented a drug-pricing tool into its Epic Systems EHR that will help providers discuss medication costs with patients.
Capturing Social Determinants of Health to Effect Lasting Change
Social determinants of health are impacting patients long before and after their clinical encounters, but healthcare professionals can use data to change that, according to this recent Health IT Analytics article.
AMA Calls for Streamlined EHR Use for Public Health Reporting
The American Medical Association (AMA) has announced a new policy for using EHR systems to modernize public health surveillance, alleviating the burden on physicians.
Female Physician EHR Use Patterns Leads to Higher Burnout Than Males
Physician gender is a key factor when it comes to EHR usability and physician burnout, according to a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine Catalyst blog.
Healthcare Trends That Will Rock Medical Care in the 2020s
As healthcare enters the 2020s, a whole new range of technologies is emerging. In the last few years, technologies such as artificial intelligence, augmented and virtual reality devices, and precision medicine have moved from experimental to capabilities that hold hope for improving medical care in the new decade.
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