Data liquidity present new risks to data privacy and security, and that is at the heart of the debate on this hot button topic.
Hot Topics from HIMSS '19
Patients’ role will grow as stewards of their own data, which will improve data liquidity, says John Halamka.
A good relationship helps the healthcare organization and vendor to gain long-term value, says CIO Marc Probst.
Next release in 2020 will have additional clinical content resources, says HL7 CTO Wayne Kubick.
Vendor trade group aims to improve consistency in states’ approaches, says Leigh Burchell
The industry is starting to see the potential of what machine learning can achieve with health data that's moved out of traditional silos.
In this exclusive video from HIMSS, Erin Benson, LexisNexis Risk Solutions, addresses how risk plays out in the healthcare market and why it's important to look at all points of access. She also discusses how health systems should approach their cyber security strategies and what else should be taken into account.
Healthcare organizations must be able to track, manage and measure the services that patients receive outside of the walls of their facilities.February 11CEO/co-founderNextGate
The Sequoia Project is putting together a work group to inform its efforts to develop the Common Agreement, the baseline technical and legal requirements for health information networks to electronically share data nationwide.February 11
Molina Healthcare is launching a national social determinants of health center in response to growing interest in how external health factors affect health outcomes.February 10
North Carolina’s Medicaid system has found a way to save as much as $6,000 annually per patient with the help of a unique care management program.February 7
Accountable care organizations have major challenges integrating social services with medical care, including a lack of data on their patients’ social needs and the capabilities of community partners.February 6
A group representing many stakeholders within the healthcare industry is pushing to set time requirements intended to speed the prior authorization process.February 5
The American Medical Group Association wants to see legislative reforms to ensure providers have access to administrative claims data to realize the promise of value-based care.February 4
Rising pressure for combining organizations to produce quick benefits makes IT analysis critical in the earliest plans for consolidation.February 2
If clinicians are to gain a more holistic view of their patients and improve the quality of care, they must leverage data beyond merely tapping information in electronic health records.February 2
The technology available to help physician practices move from fee-for-service to value-based care and deliver better care can’t—on its own—guarantee success.January 31Chief operating officerCommunity Care Physicians