HIE Collaboratives Boost Interoperability Through Shared Best Practices

Original Article by www.ehrintelligence.com Posted on March 3, 2021 by Hannah Nelson State and regional HIEs are helping to boost nationwide interoperability through collaboratives where health IT leaders can share best practices. September 07, 2021 - Health information exchanges (HIEs) are paving the way for nationwide interoperability, and HIE collaboratives are amplifying these efforts through shared [...]

The Digital World Seems to be Far More Open to Collaborating

Original Article by www.healthcareitnews.com Posted on February 25, 2021 by Sara Mageit A panel of healthcare leaders shared how to capture and sustain advances in digital maturity made during COVID-19 at the HETT conference. Healthcare experts discussed how leaders of digitally mature hospitals can support the digital process of healthcare systems during the 'Achieving Digital [...]

How Health IT Interoperability Will Impact Healthcare in 2021

Original Article by www.ehrintelligence.com Posted on January 11, 2021 by Christopher Jason The unexpectedness of 2020 will lead to greater patient data exchange, interoperability, and innovation. As the healthcare industry embraces a new year, it is taking the lessons it learned in 2020 to move forward. A focus on health IT interoperability could be the [...]

Health Data Leads Push for Iterative Approach to Interoperability

Original Article by Melissa Harris, February 22nd, 2021 www.governmentciomedia.com Getting to interoperability standards is a journey, not a destination, and requires close collaboration with all parties. Federal health data officials called to view health information interoperability as a journey to be developed with end users and iterated over time rather than a major destination to [...]

Americans Want Federal Government to Make Sharing Electronic Health Data Easier

Original Article by Ben Moscovitch, Project Director, Health Information Technology https://www.pewtrusts.org Survey shows clear majorities support better patient matching and access to records A survey released Sept. 16 shows that clear majorities of Americans support efforts to improve how their medical information is shared among doctors and clinicians, and that they want greater access to [...]

Welcome 2021 by Embracing 2020 Lessons

Original Article by www.smartmeetings.com Posted on December 22nd, 2020 Most of us, when asked to reflect on 2020, will quickly respond with “good riddance!” And there’s no doubt it has been the meetings industry’s most devastating year of our lifetimes. The economic losses, not to mention the personal ones, have been epic. It’s difficult to [...]

Cook, Bake, Puzzles: Tips for Coping with COVID Christmas Blues

Original Article by www.theguardian.com Posted on December 21st, 2020 With many festive plans axed, Guardian readers share how they stay positive during trying times. With millions facing a last-minute cancellation of Christmas plans, and the UK still in the throes of a second wave of coronavirus, festive cheer feels hard to come by. We asked [...]

8 Things to Know about the U.S. COVID-19 Vaccination Program

Original Article by www.cdc.gov Posted on December 13th, 2020 Now that there is an authorized and recommended vaccine to prevent COVID-19 in the United States, here are 8 things you need to know about the new COVID-19 Vaccination Program and COVID-19 vaccines. 1) The safety of COVID-19 vaccines is a top priority. The U.S. vaccine [...]

RSNA 2020 Wrap-Up

Original Article by www.auntminnie.com Posted on December 4th, 2020 RSNA 2020 Wrap-Up: Missing the RSNA Traditions With RSNA 2020 just concluded, what were the dominant themes at this week's virtual meeting? The editorial team of AuntMinnie.com offers some of their thoughts on what was hot this week -- and what they missed from the traditional [...]