HIE News Round Up: ISA and Interoperability Standards; TEFCA and Route 66; Seema Verma to Speak at SHIEC 2019
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.
Interoperability Standards Advisory Seeks Stakeholder Input
The Interoperability Standards Advisory (ISA) recently issued a request for public comment on ways ISA can improve or revise existing aspects of its content.
Seema Verma, CMS Administrator, to Deliver Keynote Address at the SHIEC Conference
Seema Verma, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), will deliver the keynote address for the 5th annual conference of the Strategic Health Information Exchange Collaborative (SHIEC).
Bright Health Expands Medicare Advantage Plan, Doubles Footprint
Bright Health will be expanding its Medicare Advantage plan into 13 new markets across seven states, nearly doubling its footprint. The health plan will be expanding its product offerings by about 300 percent.
Tennessee Creates EHR Task Force to Address Health IT Needs
Tennessee Senator Todd Gardenhire (R-Chattanooga) was recently appointed the chairman of the state’s EHR Task Force to help providers increase clinical efficiency, cut costs, and reduce instances of potential fraud stemming from abuse of the state’s Medicaid program.
Cerner Reports Strong Earnings, Steady Progress With VA EHR Project
Cerner reported its second quarter earnings were at the high-end of its expectations as the VA EHR modernization moves forward.
Will HIEs Become the Next Route 66 When TEFCA Arrives?
Buff Colchagoff, CEO of RosettaHealth, recently authored this Health Data Answers guest article about how TEFCA will impact HIEs.
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