Interoperabilty

Alexa for doctors, medical devices and mergers gave healthcare stakeholders plenty to discuss.
The auto industry standardized critical control location in cars to allow anyone with knowledge on any car to operate all cars safely. But our EMR systems have been developed piecemeal, to the detriment of its users.
It’s time for health systems to build on their tech foundation and strive for interoperability, analytics and engagement.
Five of the brightest minds in health tech offer five unique perspectives on the short- and long-term moves that matter most for the modern hospital exec.
New ONC data suggest 82 percent of hospitals have products developed by FHIR users.
Why we’re thinking about EMRs all wrong, and how mhealth gives us new windows into the human body.
 
For patients, the benefits of wearables and other forms of real-time health monitoring are clear. But if you’re in charge of sustaining the profitability of a hospital, digital healthcare might keep you up at night.
Following Hurricane Florence, many patients are finding access to their latest records and treatments is improved thanks to the resilience of digitized records and their cloud backups.
Smart healthcare leaders must step up and challenge the status quo.
FHIR could help health systems achieve interoperability.
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