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August 10, 2018
Chris Nerney

Medtech vendors must embrace open platforms to enable IoMT, Deloitte says

Research report urges a consensus on interoperability standards and widespread use of open APIs.
August 08, 2018
Chris Nerney

CMS wants provider offices to be fax-free by 2020

Administrator Seema Verma urges developers to build consumer-friendly apps for Medicare beneficiaries to share their medical data.
August 06, 2018
Chris Nerney

Final rule pushes interoperability, reduced reporting burden

“We’ve listened to patients and their doctors who urged us to remove the obstacles getting in the way of quality care and positive health outcomes," CMS said.
July 18, 2018
Chris Nerney

Blockchain interoperability could transform provider organizations, IDC says

Research report touts blockchain's ability to exchange data "with far greater degrees of decentralization, distribution, and immutability."
July 17, 2018
Chris Nerney

Study reveals gaps in data exchange between hospitals with many shared patients

"HIE is not developing in a way that facilitates information exchange where it might benefit the most patients," researchers conclude.
July 13, 2018
Chris Nerney

CMS proposed rule aims to boost telehealth

“We’re not intending to replace office visits but rather to augment them and provide new access points for patients,” Administrator Seema Verma said.
July 11, 2018
Chris Nerney

Cleveland Clinic offers Apple Health Records app to patients

Medical center joins Penn Medicine, Johns Hopkins, and others in extending EHR access to iPhones.
July 06, 2018
Chris Nerney

In South Carolina, FHIR enables healthcare collaboration

"The specific problem we were trying to address is the lack of a standard data model across institutions to support collaborative work."
July 03, 2018
Chris Nerney

IBM, Aramark collaboration focuses on connected-device ecosystem

Partners say goal is to offer maintenance, security, and support for digital medical devices used by providers and patients.
June 29, 2018
Chris Nerney

CMS is looking for its first Chief Health Informatics Officer

Creation of new executive position is the latest move by federal health agencies to promote interoperability.