The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has passed two rules that will help patients have more control over their health data.
Integrated care provider MCH is already in the process of implementing the Servelec Rio electronic patient record, which will go live later this year.
With interoperability soaring high on the health IT agenda, Digital Health Rewired will have a whole track dedicated to the well-debated topic in March.
Researchers at the Institute of Global Health Innovation found most NHS trust were using three key suppliers: Cerner, DXC Technology and System C.
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Digital health solutions should consider people first; fair system rules; free and open information; and evidence-based practice, the council said.
Jennifer Trueland investigates whether FHIR and similar standards have finally become fully embedded in healthcare IT.
OpenEHR day, held in London on 28 October, offered an introduction to the specification and its potential for facilitating interoperability in healthcare.
Robert Tysall-Blay, chief executive of WellSky, said industry leaders feared Lot 1 of the framework was “too narrow and focussed on certain suppliers”.
Ade Byrne, CIO at Southampton University Hospital, shares his thoughts on best of breed (BoB) integrators,ahead of hosting a dedicated event on 23 October.
IHE is an initiative which promotes the use of established standards such as DICOM and HL7 in order have better communications between systems.