Category Archives: EHR

Holding Data Hostage: No Good Alternatives

It had been a while since an electronic medical record (“EMR”) vendor or any other vendor withheld access to data, but it has happened again. As first reported by databreaches[.]net, there is a brewing dispute between Key Dental Group, PA … Continue reading

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Data Flow Challenges

The concept of health information exchanges (HIEs) is not new for healthcare. States, regions and other collections of healthcare entities have been attempting to scale up HIEs for years. Such efforts clearly predate the major drive into electronic health information … Continue reading

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Bringing Value Based Care Into Focus

The annual exodus of a large chunk of the healthcare industry to the HIMSS Annual Conference and Exhibition will begin in just a couple of weeks. While many familiar topics will receive a lot of attention, in my third year … Continue reading

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