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April 25, 2018
Chris Nerney

CMS moves to reduce meaningful use reporting burden

Proposed rule targets "outdated and redundant regulations" that prevent providers from spending more time with patients.
April 24, 2018
Chris Nerney

Hacker group attacking entire ecosystems of major healthcare providers

Victims include providers, pharmaceuticals, healthcare IT vendors and equipment manufacturers that serve the healthcare industry.
March 20, 2018
Chris Nerney

Biden knocks Trump healthcare interoperability plan as light on details

Former vice president says "we must all get serious and specific" to overcome health data access issues.
February 21, 2018
Chris Nerney

HIMSS urges ONC to modify draft Trusted Exchange Framework

Organization proposes changes around what is required of Qualified Health Information Networks (QHINs) as well as the eligibility requirements for QHINs.
February 20, 2018
Chris Nerney

EHR interoperability: A global conundrum

Black Book Research survey reveals “an enduring confusion on the definition of a highly interoperable EHR system outside the United States."
February 09, 2018
Chris Nerney

Nationwide prescription history data-sharing network combats drug abuse

PMP InterConnect allows physicians to "make more informed decisions before prescribing an opioid."
February 02, 2018
Chris Nerney

ONC learning resource explores how APIs support healthcare interoperability

Application programming interfaces enable patients, providers, and researchers to securely access and share data.
January 30, 2018
Chris Nerney

Cedars-Sinai transformation officer sees “great strides” in EHR interoperability

“When you give providers comparative information … they often respond by reducing their prescribing of low-value care.”
January 26, 2018
Chris Nerney

Health IT Now pushes connected technology solutions to opioid crisis

Group launches Opioid Safety Alliance to lobby for reforms to "combat the scourge of opioid misuse."
January 08, 2018
Chris Nerney

ONC unveils Trusted Exchange Framework draft

Document addresses mandate of 21st Century Cures Act for ONC to help "bridge the gap between providers’ and patients’ information systems."