HIE News Round Up: Health Data Exchange Main Topic at HIMSS 2018; TEFCA Pushback; and RosettaHealth Launches HealthBus 2.0
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.
Health Data Exchange, Interoperability Major HIMSS18 Focal Points
With 40,000 attendees descended on Las Vegas, HIMSS 2018 will bring together the nation’s leading healthcare and health IT minds to tackle the nation’s top challenges, two of which are health data exchange and interoperability.
CHIME, HIMSS, Premier Tackle Health Data Exchange Framework
HIMSS, the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME), and Premier healthcare alliance have joined the slew of stakeholders to weigh in on the ONC Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement (TEFCA) draft.
Cerner MHS GENESIS EHR Implementation Yielding Improvements
The Department of Defense’s (DoD’s) Cerner MHS GENESIS EHR implementation has led to increases in clinical efficiency and reductions in duplicative testing at cares sites part of the initial operating capability (IOC) program, according to Cerner.
Carequality Framework Membership Exceeds 600K Providers
Carequality recently announced more than 600,000 healthcare providers are utilizing its trusted health data exchange framework to enable network-to-network connectivity.
Intermountain Creates a Virtual Hospital with Telehealth Tools and Services
Intermountain Healthcare has announced a new virtual hospital model built on telehealth technologies.
Improving EHR Integration, Interoperability May Curb Opioid Abuse
The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) recently recommended federal agencies improve interoperability and EHR integration with prescription drug monitoring programs (PDMPs) to help curb the opioid epidemic.
RosettaHealth Launches HealthBus 2.0 Platform for Big Data
RosettaHealth will be introducing its HealthBus 2.0 platform, which helps to commoditize big data electronic health record exchange. RosettaHealth will be exhibiting at HIMSS 2018 in Booth #11418.