Report: Population Health Management Customers Seek Data Integration Tools in Health IT

Data integration and interoperability are high on the priority list for providers seeking health IT tools to support population health management efforts, according to a KLAS Research report.

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The Relationship between Data and Patient Care
Mar27

The Relationship between Data and Patient Care

How can we find a way to obtain the information without diverting more clinician energy and taking time away from the patient?

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Slideshow: AHIMA’s Transformation—What to Expect this Year
Mar27

Slideshow: AHIMA’s Transformation—What to Expect this Year

Last fall, AHIMA announced that it was embarking on an “organizational transformation” to set the association up for a successful future. This week’s slideshow talks about what to expect in the coming year.

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ONC Progress Report on Efforts to Address Information Blocking, EHR Burdens
Mar26

ONC Progress Report on Efforts to Address Information Blocking, EHR Burdens

The burdens caused by EHRs and the difficulties created by information blocking are two issues the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT wants to help with, according to Andrew Gettinger, MD, ONC chief clinical officer, who spoke at AHIMA’s Advocacy Summit on Monday.

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OCR Acting Deputy Director Talks Risk Management at Advocacy Summit
Mar26

OCR Acting Deputy Director Talks Risk Management at Advocacy Summit

Timothy Noonan, acting deputy director, health information privacy at OCR, spoke about Risk management, risk analysis, and enabling individual access to information on Monday during AHIMA’s Advocacy Summit in Washington, DC.

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