HIE News Round Up: Success in Changing EHR Market; Specialty-Specific EHR Functionality Improves Care; and HIMSS 2018 Podcasts
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.
Cerner, Athena Health Report Success in Changing EHR Market
Cerner Corporation and Athena Health reported significant growth in the fourth financial quarter of 2017 after expanding their respective client bases in both the ambulatory and community hospital EHR markets.
OR Behavioral Health Center Adopts Carequality Using Netsmart HER
LifeWorks Northwest will adopt the Carequality interoperability framework through its Netsmart EHR network in an effort to improve health data exchange between other acute and community care providers.
AMIA Urges FDA Improve Clinical Decision Support Regulation
The American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) recently requested the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) improve transparency and performance standards for clinical decision support systems in submitted comments.
How Specialty-Specific EHR Functionality Improves Patient Care
Collaboration between providers and EHR companies on specialty-specific EHR functionality can improve patient care on a much larger scale.
Columbia Launches New Epic-Enabled Center for Precision Dental Medicine
Columbia University College of Dental Medicine will establish a new Center for Precision Dental Medicine, which will make heavy use of technology to enable data-driven research, advancing understandings about the link between dental and overall health.
PODCAST: Philip Beckett, CIO at HASA, Discusses HIMSS 2018 and Why We Need a “Community” to Break Down Health Data Exchange Barriers
In this RosettaHealth podcast interview, Philip Beckett, CIO at HASA, discusses why it will take a “community” of many organizations working in concert to break down the barriers of health data exchange.
PODCAST: Founder of Shatzkin Systems Discusses HIMSS 2018, the ONC’s TEFCA, and Much More
In this RosettaHealth podcast interview, Nance Shatzkin, founder of Shatzkin Systems, provides her take on the ONC’s TEFCA, and why we need a “village” to break down the barriers of health data exchange.