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 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 07, 2018
Chris Nerney

Da Vinci Project aims to boost data sharing for value-based care

Providers, payers, and healthcare tech vendors join HL7 in bid to better leverage FHIR for data exchange.
October 17, 2017
Chris Nerney

AMA launches Integrated Health Model Initiative for sharing data

The goal is for IHMI to offer healthcare providers a common data model to “collect, organize, exchange and analyze critical data elements.”
July 12, 2017
Chris Nerney

The hard work on interoperability is just beginning, ONC head warns

“Interoperability is an extremely tough issue,” says National Coordinator Donald Rucker, MD.
June 26, 2017
Chris Nerney

Robot-assisted surgery and other ways AI is transforming healthcare

“Those who seize the AI opportunity and embrace these applications to deliver high-quality, cost-effective care will be the ones to leapfrog competitors.”
July 14, 2017

Human-centered design: The solution to healthcare data access?

"Healthcare practices have the opportunity now to improve their records request processes and reduce the burden on consumers."
June 17, 2016

How a New York RHIO is Using a Patient Portal to Foster More Meaningful Patient Engagement

Hixny leverages HIE and a patient engagement platform to help providers and patients connect and coordinate care.
May 04, 2017
Chris Nerney

Is healthcare interoperability closer than we think?

Carolinas HealthCare CIO predicts ubiquitous healthcare data exchange is five or six years away.
March 16, 2017
Chris Nerney

Why policy must drive interoperability efforts

Only strong regulatory incentives can push EHR vendors and providers to fully embrace interoperability, writes a University of Michigan professor in NEJM Catalyst.