AHIMA recently responded to a 21st Century Cures Act-mandated request for information from ONC regarding reporting criteria under the EHR Reporting Program for health IT developers.
A recent study revealed a continuous increase in medical malpractice claims related to electronic health records over a ten-year period.
Healthcare organizations manage and analyze patient and member data today in volumes that even ten years ago would have been unimaginable—and will only increase. Taking steps toward a modern data architecture paves the way for clean, usable data integrated from a variety of sources such as wearables, clinical data, and payer data.
Carequality, an industry leader in health information exchange, is seeking volunteers or partners in creating a governance structure using HL7’s FHIR standard.
With the deluge of Big Data and plethora of new avenues for collecting information, structured data is no longer the only place from which meaningful information can be derived.