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June 20, 2018
Chris Nerney

Mayo Clinic eyes blockchain for EHRs

Medical facility partners with London-based startup to test blockchain use cases for electronic health records.
June 15, 2018
Chris Nerney

House panel proposes 29 percent cut to ONC budget

Despite slashing ONC spending, Appropriations Committee draft bill calls for increase in budgets for HHS and National Institutes of Health.
June 13, 2018
Chris Nerney

The connected-care disconnect between Medicare patients, health plans

"Many MA members feel they are missing valuable guidance from their plans around digital health data and price transparency," report concludes.
June 04, 2018
Chris Nerney

The 3 things you need most for a successful telehealth program

Physician buy-in tops list of telehealth success factors in recent hospital survey.
May 29, 2018
Chris Nerney

HIMSS tool helps providers assess interoperability options

“The whole point is to make it easier for hospitals to gather information people keep hearing about.”
May 25, 2018
Chris Nerney

VA Mission Act passes Senate, awaits presidential signature

Bill aims to improve data sharing between VA and community healthcare providers, increase telemedicine options.
May 23, 2018
Chris Nerney

Connected care disconnect persists

Healthcare providers and patients agree that connected care technologies can improve outcomes, yet actual use lags behind.
May 22, 2018
Chris Nerney

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Frequently changing regulations, inconsistent metrics for identifying patients, and outdated technology cited as major challenges to data sharing.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
Chris Nerney

The complex EHR mess that hinders interoperability

HIMSS Analytics data shows the average hospital relies on 16 different EHR platforms.
May 08, 2018
Chris Nerney

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.