Special June 2017 Quarterly Interoperability & HIE Community Roundtable: Creating a Community of Care: Lessons from the Trenches
Thursday, June 8 | 12:00 - 1:00 PM ET
Over the last several years, the Milwaukee Health Care Partnership has focused on creating a collaborative, community-wide approach to improving health care for the low-income uninsured and Medicaid population of Milwaukee County, Wisconsin. By leveraging the Wisconsin Statewide Health Information Network (WISHIN)... Learn more and Register Now!
Health Data Integrity the Focus of ONC Innovation Challenge
A new ONC contest calls on innovators to develop health data provenance solutions to improve health data integrity in EHR systems and HIE databases.
Anticipating Economic Returns of Rural Telehealth
Rural Americans face a number of very dramatic health challenges. They tend to be older, less affluent, and subject to higher instances of chronic disease than their urban counterparts ... Read more
States Tweak HIEs, Change Consent Models, Rebrand
Among recent developments in interoperable data exchange is a new physician-led health information network in Connecticut.
Sequoia Project, DirectTrust Tout Interoperability Surge
More healthcare providers are signing on to HIE initiatives, there are more EHR transactions and more states covered as connectivity expands for both.
Demystifying Patient Matching Algorithms
To promote the need for better transparency about the performance of patient matching algorithms, ONC is launching the Patient Matching Algorithm Challenge. We expect the result of this challenge will spur the development of innovative new algorithms, benchmark current performance, and help industry coalesce around common metrics for success. Up to 6 cash prizes will be awarded with a total purse of up to $75,000.00
HIMSS Expands Global Educational Offerings - Acquires Health 2.0 Conferences
The Health 2.0 conferences align new audiences and innovative technologies with HIMSS quality education offerings to support HIMSS's ongoing vision of better health with IT
HIMSS Interoperability Showcase - Early Bird Participation
Wednesday, May 10 | 1:00 - 2:00 PM ET
The HIMSS Interoperability Showcase has evolved to represent an ecosystem where a variety of standards enables individuals to securely access, contribute, and analyze their own health data. Join us now to learn about our accomplishments at HIMSS17 while learning how to be a part of the project at HIMSS18. We will also review early bird benefits, participation timelines, and more. Join us and become part of the conversation now! #EmpowerHIT
HIMSS Statement on New National Coordinator for ONC – Donald Rucker, MD
Former Siemens Chief Medical Officer Donald Rucker, MD, according to several news reports, has been named as the new National Coordinator for the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT ... Read More
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