Tiatros Teams with Watson

Tiatros was designed with the expert input of hundreds of clinicians and caretakers, to help them overcome the information silos, logistical barriers, and process complexity unique to the treatment of chronic diseases using powerful collaboration, engagement, and predictive analytics tools to improve … Continue reading

Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources Aim for Implementability

Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources, better known as FHIR, is a protocol for data exchange and is fast emerging as a tool for true interoperability in the medical space. The standard was created by the Health Level Seven International (HL7) health-care standards organization. … Continue reading

2016 Interoperability Standards Advisory Released

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) recently announced its 2016 Interoperability Standards Advisory which remains focused on clinical health information technology interoperability. When compared to 2015 Advisory, the 2016 Advisory has been significantly updated with updates and … Continue reading

HIMSS Officials Weigh-In on Meaningful Use Requirements

In June Sylvia Mathews Burwell was confirmed as Secretary of Health and Human Services.  Just recently, the Healthcare Information and Management System Society (HIMSS), which represents 57,000 health IT professionals, sent a letter to Health and Human Services requesting that … Continue reading