Patient Data Exchange

Older Population Often Overlooked During EHR Optimization | EHR Intelligence | 8/13/2020

… mobility and mentation.” However, study authors noted a potential lack of clinician awareness of how to integrate the specific needs of aging adults. To measure these EHR functions, primarily focused on the 4Ms and patient data exchange , researchers developed a 30-question national hospital survey for health IT professionals from roughly 500 acute care hospitals. These survey questions reported on three regulatory EHR subjects: EHR implementation, human capital, and organizational …

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VA to Resume EHR Modernization Deployment in October Amid Concerns | EHR Intelligence | 8/10/2020

… need to be implemented to enhance patient safety before the next launch date. According to POLITICO , VA leaders have acknowledged the issues. However, the agency must also contend with additional issues related to interoperability, patient data exchange , and patient data migration from the old VistA system to the new system. While one source said the system’s migration effectiveness was a question mark, the VA said it migrated the data over …

Nevada HIE Partners with Health Org to Boost Data Surveillance | EHR Intelligence | 8/4/2020

… physician offices, diagnostic services, and other providers in Nevada. While HealtHIE has gained more connections to health systems and public health organizations throughout the time of COVID-19, the HIE’s goal is to increase patient data exchange and interoperability across the state. HealtHIE Nevada initially saw a 36 percent increase in participation when COVID-19 swept through the state in early March and has since grown an additional 14 percent …

Surescripts Earns #1 Patient Data Exchange and Interoperability Solutions Rating, Black Book Client Experience Survey | EHR Intelligence | 8/3/2020

Black Book Research announced the top comprehensive technology solutions for interoperability and patient data sharing platforms in the annual crowdsourced poll of client experience. The Black Book’s interoperability system user survey investigated 45 health care data integration and connectivity vendors utilized by 1,309 validated system users for rankings and an additional 1,210 respondents in pre-use, implementation, system decision making or purchased but not yet fully installed or optimized status …

Health Information Exchange Sees Participation Surge Amid COVID-19 | EHR Intelligence | 7/28/2020

Integration & Interoperability News Health Information Exchange Sees Participation Surge Amid COVID-19 Nevada’s statewide health information exchange has added 50 percent more patients to its database, increasing patient data exchange during a much-needed time. Source: Getty Images By July 28, 2020 - Ready access to patient data has been a common roadblock for providers and this issue has been especially apparent during COVID-19. To lessen this burden, HealtHIE Nevada …

How a Rural Hospital Leveraged Health IT to Combat COVID-19 | EHR Intelligence | 6/18/2020

… small, non-profit hospital, located in a rural town of roughly 15,000 people, was confronted with the most COVID-19 cases per capita in Missouri. But while most rural hospitals face health IT and patient data exchange challenges, Fitzgibbon Hospital dropped its barriers and was able to test upwards of 30 to 50 individuals per day from across the “Show-Me State.” Only 62 percent of small and rural hospitals …

Enhancing Disease Reporting Through Health Information Exchange | EHR Intelligence | 6/16/2020

… authors. “However, passive approaches can be burdensome for reporters, resulting in incomplete and delayed reports, which can hinder assessment of disease in the community and potentially delay recognition of patterns and outbreaks.” Dig Deeper Patient Data Exchange Barriers Impact COVID-19 Reporting The authors EHR adoption and HIEs as ways to enhance an information infrastructure that public health authorities can use to improve surveillance. As noted, public health departments typically …

How a Statewide Health Information Exchange Inked Its First Client | EHR Intelligence | 6/10/2020

Integration & Interoperability News How a Statewide Health Information Exchange Inked Its First Client Connecticut’s health information exchange is in the process of implementing a network-of-networks concept, which bridges smaller practices with larger health systems to enhance patient data exchange . It took nearly two decades, multiple attempts, and millions of dollars, but Connecticut’s health information exchange has finally taken the leap by signing its first trusted partner, Connecticut State …

Health Experts Make Health Information Exchange for Poison Control | EHR Intelligence | 6/3/2020

… delivery system. Prior to 2017, the PCC’s software was not compliant with HIE standards due to a lack of informatics tools and HIE integration processes, explained the authors. Because of this, there was no patient data exchange between Utah PCC and external health organizations. For the PCC use case, researchers examined and adapted the HL7 Consolidated Clinical Document Architecture (C-CDA) consultation note. They then used rapid prototyping to develop …

Health Information Exchange Dashboard Tracks COVID-19 Next Steps - EHRIntelligence.com | EHR Intelligence | 6/3/2020

… resource allocation.” While coronavirus has been a terrible, mysterious virus, it has forced health IT experts and government agencies to team up and enhance interoperability to help mitigate the spread. READ MORE: How Interoperability, Patient Data Exchange Can Mitigate COVID-19 “I tell people that coronavirus exposes the cracks in the system,” he continued. “But coronavirus is also showing me that people are willing to collaborate to advance interoperability to …

Nevada HIE Sees 36 Percent Increase in Patient Data Exchange | EHR Intelligence | 5/29/2020

Integration & Interoperability News Nevada HIE Sees 36 Percent Increase in Patient Data Exchange HealtHIE, Nevada’s state-wide health information exchange, offered free, real-time access to its patient data portal during the coronavirus to enhance patient data exchange. Source: Getty Images By May 29, 2020 - Nevada’s state-wide health information exchange (HIE), HealtHIE Nevada, has experienced a 36 percent increase in patient data exchange since the start of the coronavirus …

Patient Data Exchange Barriers Impact COVID-19 Reporting | EHR Intelligence | 5/28/2020

… agencies are unable to effectively receive patient data, which impacts the way COVID-19 is reported and treated, according to a study published in the Journal of Informatics in Health and Biomedicine . Interoperability and patient data exchange is crucial to minimizing the spread of the coronavirus. Researchers need to know how many individuals tested positive for coronavirus, demographic data from those individuals, the number of individuals who are seen at …

How the Coronavirus Could Push Health IT to EHR Interoperability | EHR Intelligence | 4/2/2020

… resources. Instead, they could use EHR intercompatibility to leverage the platform ecosystem, such as Cerner recently connected Uber’s non-emergency medical transportation service.” If EHRs were interoperable, then providers would not be running into patient data exchange issues, especially now that the providers are under extreme duress during the pandemic. The writers expressed the need for the third-party platforms that could relieve stress for providers at this time. However …

HIE to Expand Patient Data Exchange Through Direct Secure Messaging | EHR Intelligence | 3/27/2020

North Dakota Health Information Network is attempting to improve communication through the state by offering direct secure messaging. By March 27, 2020 - Communication between providers is crucial when it comes to the patient data exchange, which is why the North Dakota Health Information Network (NDHIN) is working to enhance the provider-to-provider communication in North Dakota by way of direct secure messaging. Direct secure messaging , which was launched in …

Former ONC head joins Alphabet’s Verily as health platforms exec & 14 other health IT notes | Becker’s Hospital Review | 1/9/2020

… Services for their cloud computing needs. 5. Executives at Facebook , Apple and other technology companies are standing behind their privacy practices, saying that there is a greater need for public education. 6. CareMESH , a patient data exchange platform, welcomed Ed Marx, former CIO at Cleveland Clinic, to its board of advisors. 7. Vindell Washington, MD, has joined Verily as chief clinical officer of the Google sister company’s health platforms team …

Former Cleveland Clinic CIO Ed Marx joins CareMESH board | Becker’s Hospital Review | 1/8/2020

Former Cleveland Clinic CIO Ed Marx joins CareMESH board Jackie Drees - Print Email CareMESH, a patient data exchange platform, welcomed Ed Marx, former CIO at Cleveland Clinic, to its board of advisors, according to a Jan. 8 news release. Mr. Marx served as CIO at Cleveland Clinic from September 2017 through October 2019, according to his LinkedIn profile. Prior to joining Cleveland Clinic, Mr. Marx was senior vice president and …

WellSky delivers new interoperability framework | 11/19/2019

Print WellSky , a global post-acute and community care technology company, has launched WellSky IO, an interoperability framework that supports local, regional and national patient data exchange s. WellSky IO powers WellSky’s enterprise solutions for advanced analytics, tracking of social determinants of health, and longitudinal care coordination in an integrated, patient-centered ecosystem. Its goal is to help providers deliver smarter care and improve patient outcomes. “We understand that interoperability needs …

WellSky Delivers New Framework for Interoperability to Eliminate Fragmentation in Post-Acute and Community Care | 11/13/2019

Blog This WellSky , a global post-acute and community care technology company, today announced its latest innovative approach to interoperability called WellSky IO. WellSky IO is a framework for interoperability that will provide clients with connections to local, regional, and national patient data exchange s, so providers can deliver even smarter care and improve patient outcomes. WellSky IO is the interoperability infrastructure that powers WellSky’s enterprise solutions for advanced analytics, tracking …

HL7, CAQH CORE team up to improve prior authorization, administrative interoperability | FierceHealthcare | 9/25/2019

… help our industry to better streamline, analyze and scale large volumes of data across the healthcare ecosystem. It’s time that health plans start thinking about how they will leverage the new payer, provider and patient data exchange requirements to support efforts that drive new care payment models—this collaboration will make this a reality,” he said. It marks a critical shift in creating a harmonized approach to dealing with the …

Edifecs’ John Kelly to Speak at WEDI’s Educational and Informational Forum on Health Data Interoperability - Business Wire | 7/29/2019

… indicated they are most concerned about meeting the bi-directional health information sharing requirement. Most are still learning about the rules and few are thinking about how they could leverage the new payer, provider, patient data exchange requirements to support efforts to drive new care payment models. State of Prior Authorizations (July 31, 2019, 8:45-9:45 a.m.): This session is an opportunity to provide a high-level overview on the state …

Patient Data Exchange Errors Rampant in U.S. Healthcare System | PRWeb | 7/24/2019

The U.S. healthcare system is unable to consistently match patients with their records, largely because of the widespread adoption of electronic health records (EHRs). Not only does this endanger patients and waste money, it strains already-overburdened IT infrastructures, according to Condusiv Technologies CEO James D’Arezzo. “In the half century since the electronic medical record technology was introduced, hospitals and doctors have used hundreds of EHR vendors, each of which …

Kno2 is First to Bring EMS, Specialty Pharmacies and Paper-based Providers Live on Carequality | PRWeb | 5/21/2019

… Carequality since the beginning, an early implementer of the Carequality Interoperability Framework, and thus enabling query-based document exchange for their partners and providers. In fact, Kno2 participated in the first demonstration of nationwide patient data exchange across networks using Carequality to the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) in October, 2016. “In March of 2018, the Carequality Query-Based Document Exchange Implementation Guide was updated to allow those provider …

GEHRIMED & American HealthTech Partner to Offer LTPAC EHR Interoperability | PRWeb | 1/4/2018

… the facility’s EHR (American HealthTech). “Effective care coordination and use of evidence-based protocols is enhanced when all practitioners have access to comprehensive resident information,” says Teresa J. Chase, President, American HealthTech. “Real-time patient data exchange allows our clients to remain connected and securely collaborate with their care team.” The partnership was formed in response to the need for a more comprehensive and secure solution that would support instant …

4medica Joins the SHIEC Strategic Business and Technology Partner Program | PR Newswire | 10/30/2017

… measures must be taken to assure the data is about the right patient. Otherwise, patient safety and outcomes are seriously compromised. We look forward to helping SHIEC members design and use HIEs that make patient data exchange accurate, safe and fast,” concluded Gregg Church , president, 4medica. About SHIEC SHIEC is the national trade association of health information exchanges (HIEs) and strategic business and technology partners. As the unbiased data trustees …

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Nevada HIE Partners with Health Org to Boost Data Surveillance | EHR Intelligence | 8/4/2020

… Boost Data Surveillance Nevada’s statewide HIE sent inpatient alerts to the Southern Nevada Health District to enhance data surveillance during COVID-19. Source: Getty Images By August 04, 2020 - HealtHIE Nevada, Nevada’s statewide health information … time of COVID-19, the HIE’s goal is to increase patient data exchange and interoperability across the state. HealtHIE Nevada initially saw a 36 percent increase in participation when COVID-19 swept through the state …

Health Information Exchange Sees Participation Surge Amid COVID-19 | EHR Intelligence | 7/28/2020

Integration & Interoperability News Health Information Exchange Sees Participation Surge Amid COVID-19 Nevada’s statewide health information exchange has added 50 percent more patients to its database, increasing patient data exchange during a much-needed time. Source: Getty Images By July 28, 2020 - Ready access to patient data has been a common roadblock for providers and this issue has been especially apparent during COVID-19. To lessen this burden, HealtHIE Nevada …

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WellSky delivers new interoperability framework | 11/19/2019

Print WellSky , a global post-acute and community care technology company, has launched WellSky IO, an interoperability framework that supports local, regional and national patient data exchanges. WellSky IO powers WellSky’s enterprise solutions for advanced analytics, tracking of social determinants of health, and longitudinal care coordination in an integrated, patient-centered ecosystem. Its goal is to help providers deliver smarter care and improve patient outcomes. “We understand that interoperability needs …

WellSky Delivers New Framework for Interoperability to Eliminate Fragmentation in Post-Acute and Community Care | 11/13/2019

Blog This WellSky , a global post-acute and community care technology company, today announced its latest innovative approach to interoperability called WellSky IO. WellSky IO is a framework for interoperability that will provide clients with connections to local, regional, and national patient data exchanges, so providers can deliver even smarter care and improve patient outcomes. WellSky IO is the interoperability infrastructure that powers WellSky’s enterprise solutions for advanced analytics, tracking …

ACOs

Kno2 is First to Bring EMS, Specialty Pharmacies and Paper-based Providers Live on Carequality | PRWeb | 5/21/2019

… enabling query-based document exchange for their partners and providers. In fact, Kno2 participated in the first demonstration of nationwide patient data exchange across networks using Carequality to the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC … secure messaging, patient information query and patient care networks (referrals, ACOs, HIEs), all in a single experience and guided by connectivity assessments and analytics. To discover your path to interoperability, please visit http://www.kno2.com …

4medica Joins the SHIEC Strategic Business and Technology Partner Program | PR Newswire | 10/30/2017

… patient safety and outcomes are seriously compromised. We look forward to helping SHIEC members design and use HIEs that make patient data exchange accurate, safe and fast,” concluded Gregg Church , president, 4medica. About SHIEC SHIEC … outlays or resource utilization. 4medica connects hundreds of organizations including ACOS, HIEs, hospitals, health systems, physicians, laboratories, and radiology imaging centers. Learn more at www.bigdatampi.com . Media Contact: Stephanie Janard Amendola Communications 1.704.418.9874 [email protected] View …

WellSky

WellSky delivers new interoperability framework | 11/19/2019

Print WellSky , a global post-acute and community care technology company, has launched WellSky IO, an interoperability framework that supports local, regional and national patient data exchanges. WellSky IO powers WellSky’s enterprise solutions for advanced analytics, tracking of social determinants of health, and longitudinal care coordination in an integrated, patient-centered ecosystem. Its goal is to help providers deliver smarter care and improve patient outcomes. “We understand that interoperability needs …

WellSky Delivers New Framework for Interoperability to Eliminate Fragmentation in Post-Acute and Community Care | 11/13/2019

Blog This WellSky , a global post-acute and community care technology company, today announced its latest innovative approach to interoperability called WellSky IO. WellSky IO is a framework for interoperability that will provide clients with connections to local, regional, and national patient data exchanges, so providers can deliver even smarter care and improve patient outcomes. WellSky IO is the interoperability infrastructure that powers WellSky’s enterprise solutions for advanced analytics, tracking …