TechnologyAutomated Test Result Reporting Mandated by CURES Act Concerns Physician Group
A letter to ONC demands rule change, but some physician supporters say the change was necessary.
TechnologyONC Coordinators Share Lessons Learned, Including Listening More
Incentives remain unaligned with the use of health IT, but 21st Century Cures Act implementation is one tool in ONC's...
TechnologyPatient Access to Hospital EHR Data Expands
App-based inpatient access rose more than 50% between 2018 and 2019.
TechnologyInformation Blocking: Now Comes the Hard Part
Providers face education of workforce; penalty phase remains a mystery.
TechnologyONC Chief Delves Into Everything You Want to Know About Info Blocking Rule
Micky Tripathi gets into details about sharing patient records, clarifies April 5 and December 2022 compliance rules, and more.
TechnologySurvey Paints Bleak Picture of Info Blocking Rule Readiness
Nearly half of providers and payers surveyed had not made any changes as of April 5 effectiveness date.
TechnologyMicky Tripathi Picked to Lead ONC
Tripathi, who most recently served as chief alliance officer at Arcadia, replaces Don Rucker, M.D., who has led the office...
TechnologyInteroperability Matters Initiative to Start Information Blocking Subgroups
Subgroups will address compliance best practices for healthcare providers, health IT developers, and health information exchanges.
InnovationHIMSS Weighs in on HHS Interoperability Proposals: 8 Takeaways
Costs could stifle innovation, new requirements could add to provider burden, and the President's budget blueprint might not provide the...
Clinical CareAMA Wants More Time to Vet Interoperability, Information Blocking Proposals
The nation's largest physicians' association warns that the proposed rules 'may lead to unintended consequences for patient privacy and physician...
InnovationHHS Interoperability Proposal Would Name-and-Shame Info Blockers
The government's plan would put pressure on hospitals and other providers that engage in 'information blocking.'
InnovationEHR Relief in Sight? HHS Issues Draft Strategy to Reduce Health IT Burdens
Opportunity for public commentary is open through January 28.