Interoperability: all articles most popular
September 25, 2018
Chris Nerney

Blockchain alone can't solve healthcare interoperability problem

"There is nothing inherent in blockchain that addresses the interoperability problem of healthcare data," Forbes contributor writes.
September 19, 2018
Chris Nerney

The importance of architecture to healthcare interoperability

HIMSS chief technology information officer says more than APIs are needed to allow data sharing.
September 12, 2018
Chris Nerney

Connecticut gets $12 million from CMS to launch HIE

State has struggled since 2007 to develop plans for health information exchange.
September 10, 2018
Chris Nerney

Nominee for VA CIO vows to improve cybersecurity

Trump selection James Gfrerer faults "sustained pattern of unpreparedness" in Senate testimony.
September 05, 2018
Chris Nerney

Where is tech innovation most needed in healthcare? HIMSS survey respondents tell us

Data sharing and integration seen by 63 percent of respondents as most important candidates for technology innovation.
September 04, 2018
Chris Nerney

House bill proposes nationwide alert system to prevent opioid abuse

Nationwide Prescription Safety Alert System would notify providers and pharmacists in real time when prescriptions are filled.
August 30, 2018
Chris Nerney

Pew report offers providers tips for reducing risks to patients from EHR usability issues

"There is a dearth of standards and comprehensive best practices that can be employed to mitigate the risk of harm.”
August 29, 2018
Chris Nerney

Can tech giants fix healthcare interoperability? Survey shows cautious optimism

Nearly 41 percent of Healthcare IT News readers are confident Amazon, Google, and other technology players can solve healthcare interoperability.
August 24, 2018
Chris Nerney

Finding no 'silver bullet,' RAND urges multiple approaches to matching patient records

Suggestions include developing mobile apps for patients that can securely transfer their health data.
August 15, 2018
Chris Nerney

Tech giants vow to remove healthcare interoperability barriers

"We see this as a historic moment where we can intervene in just the right ways as healthcare shifts to the cloud and makes AI available."