Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC)

ONC names winning software for EHR reporting challenge

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has announced the winners of a new challenge to develop software for identifying and reporting safety and usability issues in EHRs in a way that doesnt disrupt clinical workflow. The winning tools aim to make it easy to report IT issues within the healthcare workflow: giving feedback

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ONC: Hospitals making strides on EHRs, interoperability, but work remains

More than 90 percent of non-federal acute care hospitals are using 2015 edition certified technology or plan to be soon, says National Coordinator Don Rucker, MD. Those numbers were cited by National Coordinator for Health Information Technology Donald Rucker, MD, in a blog post, co-authored with ONC Director of Research and Evaluation Talisha Searcy, spotlighting

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A world where iPhones can’t connect to Androids? Welcome to interoperability 101

Former ONC Privacy Chief and Omada Health Chief Privacy and Regulatory Officer Lucia Savage shares both her concerns and her hope for the industry when it comes to the dreaded data sharing. Healthcare has been waiting with bated breath for the Office of the National Coordinators rule on information blocking, as part of the 21st

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ONC data projects FHIR catching on at hospitals and practices in 2019

Thanks to 21st Century Cures Act requirements, private-sector innovation from companies such as Apple and many other factors, the U.S. “might be at a turning point when it comes to the adoption and implementation” of HL7’s FHIR standard, according to the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT.WHY IT MATTERSNearly four year after the

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Quality Assurance Director Mailing List in USA

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Health IT RoundupONC issues EHR safety challenge; LifeBridge reports breach impacting 500,000 patients

ONC calls on developers to build an app that can report EHR safety concerns; LifeBridge sends breach notification letter to 500,000 patients; Congress wants to keep a close eye on the VA’s EHR modernization efforts; plus more health technology news of note.

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ONC Looks to Shape the Future of Healthcare AI

Buzz can often overshadow the actual tangible impact of new technologies. Artificial intelligence isnt immune to the hype, of course, as the techs great promise in digesting hordes of existing patient data to aid in clinical decision-making can seem overblown.But a new report by federal advisory group JASON and commissioned by the Office of the

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