Interoperability

HIMSS17

Top tips: Don't forget your walking shoes and remember you control your time.

By Sue Schade 03:55 pm February 15, 2017
The countdown to HISS17 continues. As I wrote last week, the best way to think about it is in three ways – education, vendors, and networking. This post is the second in a three-part series – focusing on vendors.
By Sue Schade 03:42 pm February 15, 2017
The countdown to HIMSS17 is on. It’s less than three weeks and if you’re anything like me, you’ve not figured out your HIMSS schedule yet. You’re getting those emails from HIMSS and vendors about what to do, starting to see the “HIMSS preview” type articles in your favorite publications.
EHR direct liberate data
By Lisa Moon 07:25 am February 15, 2017
While healthcare entities are waiting for EHR vendors to make data more interoperable, a raft of emerging technologies are enabling information exchange in ways that work effectively today, according to Lisa Moon, a partner with the Timmaron Group. 
Allscripts CEO Paul Black

Allscripts CEO Paul Black

By Paul Black 08:03 am February 10, 2017
The EHR vendor’s chief executive weighs in on the industry's most exciting opportunities to improve care ahead of HIMSS17 and into the future.

"The best way to think about data is to picture it as the middle layer in a three-part hierarchy that depicts the climb between care delivery and customer engagement," according to Cain Brothers.

By Brian Ahier 01:59 pm February 06, 2017
"Data is the currency of the next century," says Brian Ahier. And nowhere are health data and data management processes discussed, analyzed and examined more than at the HIMSS Annual Conference and Exhibition.
By Mike Restuccia 07:44 am December 20, 2016
Penn Medicine chief information officer Mike Restuccia reflects on the year that was and glances ahead to 2017.
Phoenix Children's Lean IT
By David Higginson 07:33 am October 24, 2016
Tasked with accomplishing what takes some health systems $100 million with less $10 million, the IT shop conceived a new approach that saved $4.5 million a year and streamlined IT infrastructure management. 
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By InterSystems 09:01 am October 03, 2016
By: Dr. Russell Leftwich, senior clinical advisor, interoperability, InterSystems Interoperability begins at home. 
tipping point for connected care
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By InterSystems 09:01 am September 19, 2016
Achieving interoperability across boundaries and connecting providers for collaboration is a long process. Here are a few examples of customers where our interoperability technology is improving care and outcomes.
By John Halamka, MD 01:20 pm September 16, 2016
"As I've said many times, one of the great challenges we have is that the 2015 Edition final rule has an enormous scope extending beyond meaningful use with the notion that it can be coupled to every government healthcare IT program," writes John Halamka, MD.  

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