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Senate open data request hits a nerve
Healthcare IT News : August 20, 2014, 11:06 am
Comments from the Premier healthcare alliance this week are just the latest in a flood of opinions and wish lists inundating Capitol Hill, after two senators asked for input on interoperability and data sharing.
[See also: Grassley, Wyden call for more Medicare claims data transparency]
mHealth takes on diabetes
Healthcare IT News : August 20, 2014, 10:44 am
Boston's Joslin Diabetes Center is using an mHealth platform to help diabetics and their caregivers control a potentially fatal side-effect of the disease.
Community centers bullish on EHRs
Healthcare IT News : August 20, 2014, 10:10 am
Electronic health records are now a fact of life in federally-funded community health centers, with nearly all of the centers using EHRs in some or all their sites in 2013, according to the latest data from the Health Resources and Services Administration.
How to get started with ICD-10 testing
Healthcare IT News : August 20, 2014, 9:24 am
5 ways providers can get a jump on MU
Healthcare IT News : August 20, 2014, 8:53 am
Too many eligible providers are waiting for their EHR vendors to take their hands and tell them how to navigate the next stage of meaningful use.
[See also: Practices badly lagging on ICD-10]