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The Search for the Elixir of Interoperability Reaches IoT Land

by Andrew White  |  May 16, 2018

I saw with some interest an article today: New European consortium to improve IoT security, interoperability.  I have to say up front that I don't cover Internet of Things, nor do...

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Interoperability is Not A Problem for Technology - It is A Problem for Data and Outcomes

by Andrew White  |  January 5, 2018

Not to invite criticism, and as an honest attempt to improve understanding, I wanted to call out what I would argue is a weakness or gap in understanding.  I saw...

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HealthIT Continues March toward Interoperability - Perhaps

by Andrew White  |  November 20, 2017

I saw an interesting article that looked at the issues in healthcare IT as it wrestles with interoperability.  The article, HIT Think Why quality measurement raises the stakes for true interoperability, ...

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Healthcare Industry in the US Struggles to Share Data

by Andrew White  |  October 20, 2017

Despite the mandates, despite the efforts and good well and intentions, it seems sharing data remains a difficult task in healthcare.  My techtarget email today included this headline: Data sharing among...

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What is Wrong with Interoperability (in healthcare)?

by Andrew White  |  September 30, 2016

I have to put the tired old record on....so here we go.... Interoperability (we need to argue what we mean by this term) cannot work effectively if organizations only focus...

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Looking at Health IT: when integration isn't enough

by Andrew White  |  June 13, 2016

I really liked the article by the Fred Bazzoli, editor in chief at Health Data Management.  The article, titled "Why EHR implementation is only half the battle", explains succinctly that...

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Healthcare Industry Awash with Integration but little Meaningful Data

by Andrew White  |  June 3, 2016

I had a wry smile on my face when I read this article today: Data Integration Continues to Bedevil Healthcare Industry.  I felt I knew where the article was coming...

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Health IT - Senator's blast ONC's Interoperability Roadmap correctly, but for the wrong reasons...

by Andrew White  |  March 9, 2015

I blogged last month (Health IT Roadmap for Industry Interoperability - where is the data quality?) that the Office of the National Coordinator of Heath IT (ONC) and its recently...

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Health IT Roadmap for Industry Interoperability - where is the data quality?

by Andrew White  |  February 3, 2015

I was perusing, as one does, the newly released "Connecting Health and Care for the Nation - A Shared Nationwide Interoperability Roadmap", issued by the Office of the National Coordinator...

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Healthcare Industry: Information Interoperability 2.0. Honest...

by Andrew White  |  December 3, 2014

I read with great interest a piece today that came to me via my inbox.  It was from Health Data Management and the article was titled, 'Learning Health System' Requires Interoperable...

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