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May 23, 2018
Connected care disconnect persists
Healthcare providers and patients agree that connected care technologies can improve outcomes, yet actual use lags behind.
May 22, 2018
New study explores interoperability barriers to coordinated state health efforts
Frequently changing regulations, inconsistent metrics for identifying patients, and outdated technology cited as major challenges to data sharing.
May 17, 2018
The complex EHR mess that hinders interoperability
HIMSS Analytics data shows the average hospital relies on 16 different EHR platforms.
May 16, 2018
Sequoia Project restructures in bid to improve interoperability efforts
Non-profit organization's two major initiatives -- the eHealth Exchange and Carequality -- to become separate operating entities.
May 08, 2018
Surescripts report underscores the spread of interoperability
Health network alliance facilitates 13.7 billion secure health data transactions in 2017, more than twice the 6 billion transactions in 2013.
May 04, 2018
How APIs, FHIR are helping Cleveland Clinic innovate
"Hospital IT shops increasingly are practicing agile development tactics rather than long development cycles."
April 11, 2018
Calling mobile health innovators: AMA, Google have a challenge for you
Interoperability competition "will explore possible uses of mobile health technology to provide patients and physicians with a rich stream of medical data."
April 02, 2018
New Healthix system gets more alerts to providers while protecting patient privacy
Essential Alerts is built on InterSystems HealthShare, which integrates data from various health information systems for care teams.
March 21, 2018
Using HIEs to improve care for at-risk youths
Colorado's Department of Youth Services partners with state HIE provider to close care gaps.
March 12, 2018
The connected care tipping point is here
New survey shows that 54 percent of U.S. consumers are comfortable contacting their physician digitally.