Healthcare Information Exchanges: The Glue Holding Together Value-based Healthcare
Note: This is an excerpt from an article originally published on HealthData Answers.
Defining Health IT: PCDH
The Patient Centered Data Home (PCDH) is a cost-effective, scalable method of exchanging patient data among health information exchanges (HIEs).
Defining Health IT: TEFCA
TEFCA, or the Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement, is meant to define standards for interoperability as required by the 21st Century Cures Act (signed into law in December 2016).
SHIEC18: Re-Cap, Impressions, & Insights
SHIEC, an organization representing 60 HIEs, celebrated HIE’s growth and success across the country with its annual conference, SHIEC18. A packed house of 500+ attendees discussed MPI, PCDH, FHIR, TEFCA, PHM and HIE.
The State of Health Information Exchange: Necessary Utility or Ineffective Model?
Health Information Exchange (both the noun and the verb) is one of the most polarizing topics in healthcare. Interoperability has long lag..