Claiming that its software supports industry standards including HL7 interfaces, the Direct protocol, Healtheway and connects to 26 other vendors, Epic president Carl Dvorak makes the case that its EHR is more capable of health information exchange than is widely believed.
Transformative changes such as healthcare reform mandates, advanced stages of meaningful use criteria and conversion from ICD-9 to ICD-10 code sets require healthcare providers’ IT assets to be flexible, scalable and interoperable in order to respond. Learn how user virtualization provides the ability to react quickly while improving user experience and operational efficiency.
Records of events taking place in your environment are being logged right now into event logs and Syslog files across your servers, workstations and networking devices. This log data needs to be collected, stored, analyzed and monitored to meet and report on regulatory compliance standards such as FISMA or HIPAA.
This report provides administrators and practitioners for state and federal government agencies key insights into how to successfully automate and integrate patient-centric systems while building effective and efficient healthcare-related operations.
CMS is as serious as a train wreck when it comes to HIPAA and meaningful users. Your incentives can be held hostage, so it's worth the time and effort to make sure your business associates are compliant.