If organizations want to reap the benefits of digitized records, they need to start with a solid data architecture and strategy, says Joel Vengco, who talks about his team’s efforts at Baystate Health.
The biggest challenge for today’s CIOs? Working with the business department to prioritize needs “when the demand is so great,” and getting the biggest bang from investments, says Deanna Wise.
People, Process and Platforms: How Dignity Health Is Transforming Care And Positioning For The Future It’s been a busy few years for Dignity Health. In 2012, the 39-hospital system embarked on major initiative to move all of its hospitals and clinics onto a single clinical platform. It was clear from the beginning that the $1.83 […]
We’ve seen several solutions thrown at the interoperability problem, including HL7, Interface Engines, and CommonWell, but are we any closer to achieving the holy grail of data sharing?
Many believe initiatives like CommonWell and Carequality will facilitate greater and more effective data sharing with outside organizations – but will the sizzle match the steak? KLAS’ Bob Cash offers his perspective.