HIE News Round Up: Interoperability and Patient-Generated Data; Data Proliferation; and the Promise of EHRs
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.AMIA: Interoperability Must Extend to Patient Generated Health Data
The push to promote interoperability must include considerations for exchanging patient generated health data (PGHD) through remote monitoring devices, wearables, and other technologies, according to a recent letter from AMIA.
Data Proliferation Fuels Need for Healthcare Interoperability
Healthcare interoperability is growing in importance as the amount of heath data proliferates and the free flow of data between patients, providers, and payers becomes essential for better healthcare, according to Forrester analysts.
ONC Ramps Up Efforts to Aid Data Exchange for Precision Medicine
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology is looking beyond efforts to ensure interoperability of data between providers’ information systems to ensure data can be utilized for medical research.
Enabling Targeted Health Data Exchange for Efficient Patient Care
EHR Intelligence recently ran this feature story about how HASA is leveraging data analytics tools from IMAT Solutions to ensure health data exchange is fast, accurate, and simple for busy providers.
CMS Seeking to Promote EHR Adoption in Post-Acute Care
After spurring nearly universal EHR adoption in acute care facilities, CMS is now looking to promote similarly widespread EHR adoption in post-acute care (PAC) settings.
Why Is It So Hard to Match Patients With Their Medical Records?
The Daily Beast is offering this deep dive into the issue of patient matching.
Why The Promise of Electronic Health Records Has Gone Unfulfilled
And, NPR did this segment about why the promise of electronic health records have gone unfulfilled.
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