Tag Archives: interoperability

  • So what is interoperability anyway?

    So what is interoperability anyway?

    One of my most memorable experiences as an IT leader was working with with a dissatisfied customer. I asked what requirements were unmet, what features were priorities, and what future state was desired. The answer was “I’m not sure, but I know I’m not getting what I need”.

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    So what is interoperability anyway?

    John Halamka, MD, discusses the issue causing providers anxiety and why Congress wants to intervene.

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  • Cerner in partnering state of mind

    At first glance, it might seem that there is no partnership Cerner would not entertain, but analysts point out recent deals with big-name health systems and with other vendors in the health IT marketplace are strategic and helping to position Cerner for the future.

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  • 5 health IT billionaires you know

    The Forbes 2015 list of the richest people on the planet has become longer this year with the addition of even more billionaires. We found five health IT pioneers on the list you've probably heard of.

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    5 health IT billionaires you know

    The Forbes 2015 list of the richest people on the planet has become longer this year with the addition of more billionaires. We found five health IT billionaires on the list.

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  • Cerner has strong Q3 after Siemens deal

    In the first batch of financial results reported since its acquisition of Siemens in August, Cerner Corporation announced a robust third quarter on Thursday.

    Bookings in Q3 were $1.1 billion – an all-time high for a third quarter and an increase of 19 percent compared with $928 million for the same period in 2013.

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  • Interoperability’s ‘game-changer’

    Charles Jaffe, MD, CEO of standards organization HL7, came away from the joint meeting of the federal Health IT Policy and Health IT Standards committees earlier this week, thinking that the industry could move faster on interoperability. And HL7 has just the thing to change the game.

    "I don't try to denigrate the success; I try to celebrate it," he told Healthcare IT News.

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  • CHIME, HL7 team on interoperability

    The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives, which represents more than 1,400 CIOs, and Health Level Seven International are working together to promote a standardized approach for exchanging healthcare information and to highlight the importance of developing and adopting standards to achieve interoperability.

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