HIE News Round Up: TEFCA and Interoperability; Streamlining Health Data Exchange; RxNT News; and a HASA Podcast by IMAT Solutions
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.
APIs, TEFCA Expected to Boost EHR Interoperability Industry-Wide
EHR interoperability will likely improve in the next few years as ONC makes progress toward promoting the use of APIs, according to National Coordinator for Health Information Technology Donald Rucker.
How HIE Adoption Simplifies, Streamlines Health Data Exchange
After years of frustration among stakeholders over the lack of complete, timely health data exchange across the healthcare sector, CMS is taking a firm stance on interoperability with its Promoting Interoperability programs.
Reduced Regulatory Burden Needed For Improved Interoperability
Reducing regulatory and administrative burden on health IT developers and providers is necessary to paving the way for interoperability in healthcare, according to HHS Deputy Secretary Eric Hargan.
Integrating EHR Use, Health Data Exchange Into Behavioral Health
While EHR systems and health data exchange solutions have been common tools within hospitals and physician practices for nearly a decade, many behavioral healthcare providers are just beginning to integrate EHR use into care delivery.
Most EHR Vendors Have Enabled CommonWell, Carequality Connection
The majority of EHR vendors with sizeable market share currently enable providers to connect with CommonWell or Carequality, indicating the healthcare industry may be poised for a breakthrough in interoperability.
RxNT EHR System Named FrontRunner for Mental Health EMR Software
RxNT recently announced that Software Advice named its electronic health record system a FrontRunner for Mental Health EMR software.
PODCAST: Phil Beckett, Interim CEO at HASA, Discusses Why Data Confidence Matters
In this IMAT Solutions podcast interview, Phil Beckett, Interim CEO at HASA, the health information exchange for North, South and West Texas regions, discusses why data quality and confidence matters for HIEs, and much more.
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