Keyword: Genevieve Morris
Gevenieve Morris, a senior health IT leader at ONC who was leading the VA's EHR modernization effort, has left both agencies.
ONC Principal Deputy National Coordinator Genevieve Morris will lead a new office created to oversee the VA's Cerner implementation.
Unfilled leadership positions at the VA were a sticking point for lawmakers concerned about the VA's Cerner implementation.
Senior officials at ONC offered full-throated support for new CMS initiatives geared toward getting patients their health data.
Praising ONC for avoiding market disruptions in TEFCA, HIMSS' Jeff Coughlin says the cost of executing the framework could trickle down to patients.
ONC has released its Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement offering a baseline for data exchange and pushing interoperability forward.
These eight women, who hail from a wide range of health IT sectors, are leading the charge on virtual care, interoperability and cybersecurity.
Arguing that the business case of interoperability is often overlooked, federal officials plan to lean on value-based payments to improve data exchange.
After investing its energy into EHR adoption, senior officials at ONC explained how the agency is shifting its focus to focus on interoperability and usability.
The ONC added Genevieve Morris, formerly a senior director at Audacious Inquiry, as principal deputy national coordinator for health IT.