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HIE Answers - Indiana and Ohio Establish Interstate Partnership to Exchange Health Data

HIE Answers - Indiana and Ohio Establish Interstate Partnership to Exchange Health Data | Electronic Health Information Exchange | Scoop.it
Reid Hospital patients seeking care in Ohio benefit from increased access to their medical records, faster communication, and better quality of care
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HIE Reduces Redundancy Cuts Costs

HIE Reduces Redundancy Cuts Costs | Electronic Health Information Exchange | Scoop.it
Use of a health information exchange can limit the number of redundant medical imaging and tests, often leading to savings for providers. By Katie...
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Stakeholders weigh in on Senate HELP health IT bill

Stakeholders weigh in on Senate HELP health IT bill | Electronic Health Information Exchange | Scoop.it
Several healthcare stakeholders, including the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives, Health IT Now and the National Partnership for Women & Families have submitted comments on the Senate HELP Committee's draft health IT legislation, unveiled late last month. 
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Preparing for value-based care with clinical documentation improvement

Preparing for value-based care with clinical documentation improvement | Electronic Health Information Exchange | Scoop.it
A HealthLeaders survey pinpoints the greatest opportunities for organizations prioritizing clinical documentation improvement.
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More Canadian doctors making the switch to electronic medical records | Toronto Star

More Canadian doctors making the switch to electronic medical records  | Toronto Star | Electronic Health Information Exchange | Scoop.it
While Canada is embracing the benefits of going digital, it still lags behind other developed countries in adopting electronic medical records.
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Accountable care organizations wrestling with health IT, few use single EHR, survey finds

Accountable care organizations wrestling with health IT, few use single EHR, survey finds | Electronic Health Information Exchange | Scoop.it

Many accountable care organizations are still struggling to overcome the challenges associated with health information technology integration, patient management and drug selection to improve care outcomes, according to a new study from the...

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Five Things to Expect When Archiving Legacy Systems

Five Things to Expect When Archiving Legacy Systems | Electronic Health Information Exchange | Scoop.it
While the focus of many healthcare systems is likely on the features and benefits that manage data in the go-forward EHR or ERP systems, it is equally as
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Health providers extending cloud embrace

Mercy Health and Cook Children’s Health Care System are just two of a growing number of systems expanding their use of hosted applications, with many going to the web for everything from electronic health records and data exchanges to finance and analytics.
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EHR town hall goes to Seattle

EHR town hall goes to Seattle | Electronic Health Information Exchange | Scoop.it

The American Medical Association is taking its “Break the Red Tape” meaningful use-reform town hall series to Seattle tonight. 

Read more: http://www.politico.com/tipsheets/morning-ehealth/2016/01/ehr-town-hall-goes-to-seattle-212357#ixzz3yNXkpWfx

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9 ways wearables could change health and fitness

9 ways wearables could change health and fitness | Electronic Health Information Exchange | Scoop.it
As more and more customers move to wearables, data collection becomes ever more robust. To find out what could be next for these tech companies, I asked 9 entrepreneurs from YEC the following question:
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8 CIO concerns for 2016

8 CIO concerns for 2016 | Electronic Health Information Exchange | Scoop.it
CIOs arguably have some of the hardest jobs in healthcare today. These men and women face interoperability barriers, IT decisions that require significant financial investments and protecting hospital networks and patient records from aggressive hackers and vulnerabilities.
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Time for a Patient-Driven Health Information Economy? — NEJM

Perspective from The New England Journal of Medicine — Time for a Patient-Driven Health Information Economy?
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Patient Identification in Healthcare: The Year in Review - RightPatient

Patient Identification in Healthcare: The Year in Review - RightPatient | Electronic Health Information Exchange | Scoop.it
Read more about the top news stories and events about patient identification in healthcare during 2015 .
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$1 million challenge kicked of on patient matching

$1 million challenge kicked of on patient matching | Electronic Health Information Exchange | Scoop.it
The professional association of hospital CIOs is offering $1 million for a universal patient identifier method that could enable providers and health information exchanges to automate the record matching system and ensure 100% accuracy.
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5 health technologies poised for triple-digit growth in 2016, HIMSS Analytics says

5 health technologies poised for triple-digit growth in 2016, HIMSS Analytics says | Electronic Health Information Exchange | Scoop.it

Electronic data interchange and in-house transcription are just two of the five emerging health IT applications that will surge in 2016, according to a new report by HIMSS Analytics.

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Infographic: Report on Digital Health: The economics of digital health - Canada Health Infoway

Infographic: Report on Digital Health: The economics of digital health - Canada Health Infoway | Electronic Health Information Exchange | Scoop.it
Infographic showing statistics and testimonials about Canada’s growing domestic health IT sector, and how investments in digital health are providing value to patients, the health care system and Canada’s economy.
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What Are the Benefits of Electronic Health Records?

What Are the Benefits of Electronic Health Records? | Electronic Health Information Exchange | Scoop.it
How can moving patient records to a computerized format help improve a patient's health? There are a number of ways electronic health record systems benefit patients.
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The digital revolution: eight technologies that will change health and care

The digital revolution: eight technologies that will change health and care | Electronic Health Information Exchange | Scoop.it

Cosima Gretton and Matthew Honeyman explore the technologies likely to change health and care over the next few years. The past decade has seen rapid development and adoption of technologies that change the way we live.

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HAPN Hudson Valley - HealthLinkNY

HAPN Hudson Valley - HealthLinkNY | Electronic Health Information Exchange | Scoop.it
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#HAPN Hudson Valley is a New York State Department of Health initiative aimed at improving population health and reducing healthcare disparities throughout the seven counties of the Hudson Valley. 

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My Type-1 Diabetes Could Be Managed More Effectively with EHRs | Patients & Families | HealthIT.gov

My Type-1 Diabetes Could Be Managed More Effectively with EHRs | Patients & Families | HealthIT.gov | Electronic Health Information Exchange | Scoop.it
Lilianne Wright survived a near-fatal coma from undiagnosed type-1 diabetes, she found that one obstacle to managing her disease was with paper medical records.
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Telemedicine and EHR apps are pulling data from Apple Health - iMedicalApps

Telemedicine and EHR apps are pulling data from Apple Health - iMedicalApps | Electronic Health Information Exchange | Scoop.it
How Apple Health is being used by physicians to pull patient data for telemedicine and electronic health records. 
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CMS Administrator Andy Slavitt Announces Phase Out of Meaningful Use | EHR Blog | AmericanEHR Partners

CMS Administrator Andy Slavitt Announces Phase Out of Meaningful Use | EHR Blog | AmericanEHR Partners | Electronic Health Information Exchange | Scoop.it
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40 healthcare apps for clinicians and consumers to know

40 healthcare apps for clinicians and consumers to know | Electronic Health Information Exchange | Scoop.it
It seems like every week in 2015 — if not most days — brought news of a new healthcare startup company whose app garnered millions in early funding. Not all of these apps will take off, and many are still vying to snag the dominant spot in their respective categories. For example, we don't yet know who will become the 'Uber of healthcare' yet, but a handful of companies with clever names and eye-catching platforms are aggressively grappling for the title. The same can be said for apps in the telehealth, prescription management, physician reference, patient portal and house call categories.
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Improved Electronic Health Records Enable Physician Practice Preparedness for Population Health and Value-based Care

Improved Electronic Health Records Enable Physician Practice Preparedness for Population Health and Value-based Care | Electronic Health Information Exchange | Scoop.it
The U.S. ambulatory electronic health record (EHR) market has expanded significantly over the past five years due to incentives provided by Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). The rapid advancement of technology and healthcare reform triggered by the Affordable Care Act (ACA), particularly the move to value-based reimbursement, has led to the formation of accountable care organizations (ACOs) and patient-centered medical homes (PCMHs). They require a high degree of clinical integration across care settings. While the hospital EHR market is mature, there is still a potential upside on the ambulatory market. Some ambulatory EHRs currently fail to demonstrate care outcomes improvements as they struggle to function seamlessly across the continuum of care.
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