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4 Key Areas to Watch in Healthcare Interoperability

As organizations implement EHRs and participate in health data exchange, healthcare interoperability is an area that will only continue to grow in importance. Technology is ever-evolving, and with that evolution comes an increasing amount of data. Healthcare interoperability is a way for organizations to utilize... Read More

by Ensocare in Interoperability, EHRs

VA Officially Signs $10 Billion Cerner EHR Contract

Nearly a year after the initial announcement, Cerner can add another government contract to its belt: The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs will officially contract with the EHR-giant to overhaul its legacy VistA EHR. The pair made the announcement Thursday night, after a year of speculation over whether the... Read More

by Ensocare in Cerner, EHRs, VA Health System

Epic CEO Judy Faulkner is standing behind switch from EHRs to 'CHRs'

You’ve probably heard that Epic Systems CEO Judy Faulkner wants to drop the E from electronic health records and replace it with a C. Read More

by Ensocare in EHRs, Interoperability

Epic Announces Capability to Let Patients Share Their Records

Patients whose records are accessible through the portal offered through Epic electronic health records systems will be able to authorize any clinician to have a glimpse into their records, no matter what EHR system they’re using. Read More

by Ensocare in Interoperability, EHRs