5 Important Health IT Stories You Might Have Missed This Year
There’s a lot going on in the Health IT world these days, but sometimes it’s hard to weed the important news from the noise. With multiple interoperability deadlines due to hit next year, much of the coverage is on what’s going to happen, rather than what is — or has — happened so far.
Ready for ICD-10’s Impact to Healthcare Integration?
With the October 1st ICD-10 compliance date now looming on the horizon, organizations are shoring up their plans for the transition. Software upgrades and training plans around the changes to ICD-10 codes may well be underway, we want to ask the integration community – Is your integration team ready?
CDC Report – Use and Characteristics of EHR Systems
Key findings from the CDC Report on the Use and Characteristics of Electronic Health Record (EHR) Systems Among Office-based Physician Practices.
Making Progress: A 2013/2014 Comparison of HIE Organizations Supporting Meaningful Use Stage 2
Recently, the HIMSS HIE Committee conducted a follow-up survey to its 2013 Meaningful Use (MU) Stage 2 Survey research providing a year-over-year snapshot of how health information organizations (HIOs) are facilitating providers’ progress in achieving meaningful use objectives – specifically around Stage 2. The 2014 Follow-up survey indicates substantial improvement in a short time.
And the Future HL7 Interface Engine Leaders Are…
The most popular question on our HL7 Interface Technology Survey is the one that best captures the participant’s confidence in the future of industry’s key product – the HL7 Interface Engine. We ask: What interface engine do you believe will be the market leader in 2-5 years?