HIE News Round Up: Sequoia Project HIT Cooperative; AMA Playbook for Digital Health; and HIMSS Report
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.
Sequoia Project Launches Health IT Interoperability Cooperative
The Sequoia Project recently announced the launch of a public-private health IT interoperability cooperative called Interoperability Matters.
EHR Interoperability Should Drive Health IT Purchasing Decisions
Healthcare organizations should prioritize a system’s ability to facilitate EHR interoperability and seamless health data exchange when making health IT purchasing decisions, according to a new study.
Home Health, Hospice Lack Data Sharing Standards
According to a report from the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC), patient data often lives in silos, making it difficult for home care and hospice providers to coordinate care
2015 Edition CEHRT In Use By Over 90% of Eligible Hospitals
Over 90 percent of eligible hospitals use 2015 Edition Certified EHR Technology (CEHRT) as of October 2018, according to the most recent data from ONC.
AMA Issues ‘Playbook’ for Physicians to Implement Digital Health
The American Medical Association has developed a playbook to help doctors implement digital health technologies.
Partners HealthCare Launches Connected Health Center of Excellence
Partners HealthCare is launching a new resource center aimed at integrating mHealth and telehealth into patient-centered healthcare.
HIMSS Analytics Delivers a State of the Health IT Industry Report
HIMSS Analytics delivered new research exploring some key trends include blockchain, cloud computing, security, precision medicine, supply chain, telehealth and, of course, network infrastructure.
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