From The Basement To The Top: KLAS’ 20-Year Journey

Two decades ago, a shared desire to keep the health IT industry honest by shining a light on vendor performance led three people to form a new organization. The rest, says Adam Gale, is history.

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Creating A Framework For Population Health

There’s nothing simple about population health – in fact, even defining it is complex, says Adam Gale. But KLAS is determine to work with providers and vendors to create a neutral framework.

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Breaking Down Interoperability With Adam Gale, Part 2

KLAS’ Keystone Summit
CEOs from 13 EMR vendors — “They didn’t try to pin anyone to the wall.”
Cultural hurdles
FHIR & CommonWell
athenahealth’s high interoperability marks
The Epic dichotomy
Follow-up plans

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Breaking Down Interoperability With Adam Gale, Part 1

KLAS’ Inaugural Interoperability Report
Partnering with CHIME
A new tactic — “This is one of the deepest studies we’ve ever done.”
Comparing private and public HIEs
“The low effort, high return we’re all hunting for.”
Data blocking — “We were curious to see if there’s a bad guy.”
Epic under the microscope

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Can CommonWell’s Cold Fusion Bring The Heat?

It is hard not to cheer for the ideals of the CommonWell Health Alliance. For over 15 years, KLAS has interviewed thousands of providers who have bemoaned the lack of data integration and sharing in healthcare. With the combined resources of six firms, is CommonWell the first step toward true data integration? While it is […]

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