HIE News Round Up: HIMSS19 and Interoperability; CommonWell News; and the RosettaHealth Community Meets Up Again
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.
HIMSS19 Kicks Off This Week
Today marks the official start of HIMSS19 with more than 45,000+ health information and technology professionals, clinicians, executives and market suppliers descending into Orlando, Florida.
Healthcare Interoperability Will Be Focus of HIMSS19
Healthcare interoperability will be on the minds of many attendees of the 2019 HIMSS Annual Conference and Exhibition being this week.
CommonWell Reveals New Program to Connect Providers, Vendors
CommonWell Health Alliance announced a new program for connecting stakeholders to its health information network through its existing CommonWell members.
Microsoft Aims to Connect Patient Health Records in the Cloud
Microsoft Corp. is releasing a service to help health-care companies move vast amounts of patient data to its cloud and connect with other related systems in a bid to offer clinicians, individuals and researchers a more comprehensive view of patient health.
Lawmakers Want Cooperation from VA on EHR Modernization
A group of bipartisan lawmakers sent a letter to Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert Wilkie encouraging him and his leadership to work with Congress on implementing the department’s $10-billion EHR modernization.
Data a Central Concern in New HIMSS Predictions for 2019
In a new HIMSS white paper, the organization predicts that healthcare providers will increasingly look for mechanisms to account for the social determinants of health in their triage and care approaches.
RosettaHealth Showcasing Power of Health Data Exchange “Community” at HIMSS 2019
Be sure to stop by the RosettaHealth booth (#2193) at HIMSS19 where we will be hosting a “community” of organizations making true strides in breaking down health data exchange barriers.
To learn more about how RosettaHealth can assist with any health information challenges you might have, book a free consultation with one of our interoperability experts.