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Interoperability: Feds force everyone to play nicely in the sandbox

There’s usually a “buzz” at conferences around whatever the top one or two trending hot topics are but it was lacking at AHIMA in New Orleans during the last days of September. NEMT CEO Linda Sullivan Certainly preoccupation with the … Continue reading

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Interoperability – easier said than done

Interoperability, one of the key themes at HIMSS in April, is the next frontier for healthcare organizations once the ICD-10 hurdle is vaulted. That’s easier said than done. NEMT had a recent experience of attempting to disconnect a series of … Continue reading

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Interoperability in healthcare — finally … and how do you get the players to cooperate?

The federal health information technology coordinator recently released a report on how to improve interoperability in electronic health-record systems. The report, “Connecting Health and Care for the Nation, A Shared Nationwide Interoperability Roadmap” calls for most providers to have the … Continue reading

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