HIE News Round Up: RosettaHealth Achieves MU3 Certification; Christmas Ghosts of HIE; and White House Interoperability Meeting
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.
RosettaHealth Platform Achieves Meaningful Use Stage 3 (MU3) Certification
Last week, we announced that the RosettaHealth platform has achieved Meaningful Use Stage 3 (MU3) certification, allowing any hospital or Health Information Services Provider (HISP) to meet the new CMS information exchange attestation and objectives.
The Ghosts of HIE Past, Present, and Future
Buff Colchagoff, CEO of RosettaHealth, offers this creative take about the past, present and future of health data exchange in HITECH Answers.
White House Interoperability Meeting Focuses on Regulatory Relief, Barriers to Data Sharing
A recent meeting hosted by the White House featured a broad discussion that touched on incentivizing interoperability, defining information blocking and regulatory relief.
AHA Simplifies MACRA Reporting Requirements for PAC Providers
The American Hospital Association (AHA) recently released a suite of resources geared toward helping post-acute care (PAC) providers fulfill MACRA reporting requirements under the value-based care system.
NJ Medical Group Starts Physician-Led Health Information Exchange
The Medical Society of New Jersey (MSNJ) recently launched its statewide health information exchange (HIE) known as OneHealth New Jersey.
Secure Messaging Vendors to Support Interoperability
The 21st Century Cures Act seeks to develop new policies and standards to support an interoperable health IT technology infrastructure that enhances the use and exchange of data while enabling research into new medical breakthroughs.
VA Spent Over $1.1 Billion on Homegrown EHR Modernization Efforts
A recent report by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) revealed that the VA spent over $1.1 billion on 138 contracts to modernize its homegrown EHR system from 2011 to 2016.
KLAS Report Names Top 3 Best Practices for EHR Optimization
KLAS recently published a list of best practices for EHR optimization to reduce provider burden as part of a study conducted through its Arch Collaborative initiative.