ONC ‘hard at work’ on standards for big-picture data about U.S. health care
Donald Rucker, head of the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, says it’s time for the industry to start taking better advantage of population-level data.
Better EHRs could help expand AI use in health care, report says
Independent research group JASON details the potential for the health care sector to leverage the proliferation of smart devices and data to expand its use of AI.
ONC says interoperability exchange framework expected in December
ONC officials said the office would debut a new framework, designed with NIST, this month to share electronic health records across networks.
Interoperability is passé — VA wants ‘seamless care’ with DOD
Simply achieving interoperability between VA and DOD is no longer the goal.
ONC wants help exploring FHIR-based servers and their vulnerabilities
ONC officials have launched a challenge to industry stakeholders to build FHIR-based servers and then see if they can be hacked.
Major challenges remain for health IT interoperability
ONC hosted two panel discussions to talk about the challenges and successes of the adoption and sharing of electronic health records.