State and Regional HIEs: ‘Don’t count us out just yet!’

January 28, 2019 By Mike Miliard, Healthcare IT News IHIE’s John Kansky shares his perspectives on the value HIEs bring to national interoperability  Once upon a time, not too long ago, state and regional health information exchanges were really where it was at when it came to interoperability in the U.S. Earlier this decade, the betting was on those HIEs across the country to help build the infrastructure and use cases for nationwide data exchange....

The Future of Interoperability

Healthcare Informatics recently published an article on the future of interoperability in its recent series on the Top Ten Tech Trends for 2018. Interoperability has proven to be a challenge in healthcare, and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) “Promoting Interoperability” program, formerly Meaningful Use, is taking aim at progressing the future of health data exchange....

Top Five Takeaways from HIMSS 2018

The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) 2018 conference was filled with exciting conversations about the world of Health IT. With over 43,000 Health IT professionals in attendance, the conference provided excellent sessions and speakers along with many networking and learning opportunities. Here are our top five takeaways from the conference: We’re All Still Talking About Interoperability Interoperability is still at the forefront of the industry, with many sessions focusing on the topic. A...

HIEs Connect Nationwide to Support Better Patient Care

Indiana Health Information Exchange Participates in National Launch of SHIEC’s Patient Centered Data Home™ Initiative PCDH Launch Lays Foundation for HIEs to Support Better Patient Care by Making It Possible to Deliver Patient Medical Record Alerts Across the Country...