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The Infinity Gauntlet of Healthcare Interoperability



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Without effective interoperability, practices can be stuck in the past. Today, health information needs to move quickly among physicians' offices and hospitals. The goal of interoperability is to allow this health information to flow securely among practices and facilities nationwide.
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From ‘Try to Remember’ to Better Interoperability With PRISMA



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In less than a generation, there has been a dramatic transformation in interoperability, the sharing of clinical patient data among providers and facilities. For many years, the standard for interoperability could best be described as “Try to remember.” Physicians relied upon in-house records, questionnaires, and information gathered during patient visits.
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Winning the Medical Information Game



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Your providers thrive when they have access to the latest information on health, illness, and treatments. A 2006 study by the American Medical Informatics Association concluded that when physicians need good information they seek out gold-standard sources, including high-quality medical journals and reputable websites that specialize in their area of expertise.
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What it Takes to Better Know Your Patients



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With healthcare data constantly flowing in from multiple sources, how are providers supposed to best organize patient information within their EHR? Truly knowing your patient population starts by finding a means of aggregating scattered data and then funneling it into a convenient and organized system.
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Putting the Pieces Together for Quality Healthcare



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There are few things as satisfying as placing the last piece of a jigsaw puzzle in the correct spot. January 29, 2021, is National Puzzle Day and even though finishing a jigsaw puzzle may be satisfying, solving unique problems specific to healthcare is another area worth celebrating.
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Accessing Patient Data Made Easy With Interoperability



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You’re walking on a dirt path – medium-length prairie grass rustles next to you as you look over at the angular red rock formations. You hear a faint sound – like someone rolling a set of dice in a plastic cup – and keep moving forward. The sound stops. You scan the area, squinting and listening for something, anything, to attach to the sound.
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Interoperability: Putting Data in the Right Hands



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The right hands include authorized providers, for whom access to the most up-to-date patient data is essential for informed decision-making and better and safer medicine. Ensuring patients also enjoy on-demand access to their own medical records is critical for making them full partners in their healthcare.
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eClinicalWorks & healow Announce Collaboration with Humana, GuideWell, & Trusted Health Plan



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The collaboration will provide advanced bidirectional interoperability solutions for providers, payers, and patients through its healow Insights integrated services WESTBOROUGH, Mass.—November 12, 2019—eClinicalWorks®, a leader in healthcare IT solutions, today announces a collaboration with Humana Inc., a leading health and well-being company, GuideWell, the parent to a family of forward-thinking companies focused on transforming healthcare, and Trusted Health Plan, a provider of Medicaid and Alliance Benefits, to provide advanced bidirectional interoperability. Through its healow Insights integrated services, the collaboration entails enhancements and new features aimed at bridging the gap between […]
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