Keyword: American Medical Informatics Association
MedStar and the AMA are calling for a national database of EHR usability and safety issues as part of the ONC’s EHR Reporting Program.
Healthcare industry groups want ONC and CMS to focus on EHR usability, interoperability and alignment of workflow and documentation requirements.
The former director of Constellation Health, a revenue cycle management company, was arrested in JFK over the weekend for securities fraud.
Trump health officials emphasized a "learning health system" and opening up claims data to researchers at a White House meeting on Tuesday.
AMIA pushes ONC to integrate real-time data reporting as providers and vendors voice concerns about burden.
An "economically significant" proposed rule on information blocking is at OMB for review, but it could be several weeks before it's public.
One health IT policy expert says the RFI includes some subtle discrepancies with the 21st Century Cures Act.
The AHA strongly opposes any revisions to CoPs that would include interoperability requirements, arguing it could have "unfortunate consequences."
A House bill proposed a 29% budget cut to ONC in 2019, less than the White House requested but enough to raise concerns from policy experts.
The Trump administration proposed yet another delay to the Common Rule, a research regulation that includes several key health IT provisions.