COVID-19 and The Health Data Security Crisis

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. The COVID-19 pandemic has created a number of personal health data challenges for both healthcare organizations and private businesses alike. Illegal copying is prohibited.

Consumerism, Telehealth and Patient Access To Health Data

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Q&A with Life Image president and CEO, Matthew Michela Seventy-five percent of consumers are willing to share their health data with their preferred local healthcare institution, according to a recent survey.

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Expect More From HIPAA Proposed Changes: Easing Information Flow Shouldn’t Mean Reducing Health Data Privacy

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. By Deborah Hsieh, chief policy and strategy officer, Ciox Health. Congress enacted the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) in 1996. Editorial Ciox Health Deborah Hsieh HIPAA

The Perils of Making Your Health Data Available Online

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. It’s easier than ever to put health data on the Internet. Fitness trackers, health apps and other connected devices can give people a lot of insight into their health. Unfortunately, that’s not the only way that their health data ends up getting used. Health insurance companies are particularly interested in getting their hands on all […].

Interoperability and Efficient Health Data Exchange Needed Now More Than Ever

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. For as long as healthcare data has existed, so has the healthcare industry’s challenges with interoperability. The pursuit of healthcare data interoperability has been a longstanding […].

Measles Epidemic Exposes Performance Gaps In U.S., Global Health Data Analytics

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Measles continues to spread in the United States as health officials seek to stem the worst outbreak of the disease in decades. Global Health Data Analytics appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial Condusiv Technologies health data analytics James D’Arezzo Measles EpidemicIllegal copying is prohibited.

Solving the Riddle of Healthcare Data Liquidity: 3 Challenges To Preventing the Simple Exchange of Health Data

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. The American Medical Association (AMA) identifies one of the biggest challenges in healthcare today as the secure sharing and use of trusted health data in real time across the complex U.S. To hijack a Winston Churchill quote — data […]. Watson digitization of healthcare sharing and use of trusted health dataIllegal copying is prohibited. By David A.

Three Lessons To Learn From the UConn Health Data Breach

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This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. On February 21, UConn Health reported that personally identifiable information (PII) from 326,000 patients was compromised. The article Three Lessons To Learn From the UConn Health Data Breach appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial cyber security training data breaches Ilia Sotnikov Netwrix UConn Health

HHS Finalizes Interoperability and Information Blocking Rules, Providing Patients Better Access To Their Health Data

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) today finalized two transformative rules that will give patients unprecedented safe, secure access to their health data. The article HHS Finalizes Interoperability and Information Blocking Rules, Providing Patients Better Access To Their Health Data appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com.

Skyflow Secures $45M to Expand Health Data Privacy Vault – HLTH21

HIT Consultant

What You Should Know: – Skyflow , a Palo Alto, CA-based customer data privacy company, today announced a $45M Series B financing round led by Insight Partners. PHI data privacy, security and compliance, solved with a simple API.

Healthcare Interoperability Expanded Significantly In 2019 with More than 19 Billion Secure Health Data Transactions Nationwide

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. The nationwide health information network processed 19.15 The article Healthcare Interoperability Expanded Significantly In 2019 with More than 19 Billion Secure Health Data Transactions Nationwide appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Illegal copying is prohibited. Healthcare interoperability and enhanced information sharing continued to improve healthcare quality, safety and cost for U.S.

The Health Data Life Cycle: 7 Key Stages To Success In Value-Based Care

Electronic Health Reporter

This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. The article The Health Data Life Cycle: 7 Key Stages To Success In Value-Based Care appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial data capture electronic health records MACRA MIPS Primaris Richard A. By Richard A. Royer, chief executive officer, Primaris.

New HL7 FHIR Accelerator Project Aims to Improve Interoperability of Social Determinants of Health Data

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Health Level Seven International (HL7), the global authority for interoperability in health information technology, and the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), the only medical society devoted solely to primary care, are pleased to announce that the Gravity Project is now part of the HL7 FHIR Accelerator Program. Illegal copying is prohibited.

Americans Grew Digital Health-Data Muscles in the Pandemic – New Insights from the Pew Charitable Trusts

Health Populi

“Most Americans clearly recognize the potential benefits that improved health IT can offer, and they want this transformation of the health care system to continue,” the Pew Charitable Trusts research concludes in Most Americans Want to Share and Access More Digital Health Data.

Advancing Population Health with Analytics and Data

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This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. By Brendan Watkins, chief analytics officer, Stanford Children’s Health. Regardless of industry, the purpose of analytics is to better utilize data to improve organizational understanding, which leads to better decision-making. In health care, this is […]. The article Advancing Population Health with Analytics and Data appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com.

Tech Assets Might Help Make Public Health Data More Equity-Centered

The Rand Blog

public health system. What would more equity-centered, tech-engaged public health data look like The COVID-19 pandemic has amplified broad societal inequities and trained a spotlight on the strengths and weaknesses of the U.S.

Patient Health Data is a Total Privacy Risk. You Might Be Surprised What Risks are Flagged.

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Health Affairs Article Points to HIO Readiness & Engagement in TEFCA. HIMSS Announces 2021 Changemaker in Health Awardees. EHR Vendor Cerner Links with Apple For Patient Health Data Exchange. Health Interoperability Standards.

Assessing the Impact of COVID-19 on Health Data Information Exchange and Interoperability

Advanced Data Systems

Medical scientists and computer scientists are working toward a common goal to improve how we gather healthcare data and then store and analyze it. It’s all hands on deck when it comes to responding to the COVID-19 crisis.

With iOS 15, Apple Health can share health data directly with big name EHRs

Bookzurman

New health record data standard adoption remains stagnant, ONC finds. Defense Logistics Agency Is Building an EHR to Track Occupational Health. CMS won't take enforcement action for payer-to-payer data exchange in May interoperability rule.

Our Mobile Health Data: Shared, Identifiable, and Privacy-Deprived

Health Populi

As more mobile app users — consumers, patients, and caregivers — use these handy digital health tools, much of the data we share can be re-identified and monetized by third parties well beyond those we believe we’re sharing with. This compromised health data privacy scenario comes out of research published this month in the BMJ , Data sharing practices of medicines related apps and the mobile ecosystem: traffic, content, and network analysis.

Make Patient Data More Useful Today: Here’s How

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This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. The article Make Patient Data More Useful Today: Here’s How appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial health data exchange patient data exchange

Invitae Acquires Ciitizen for $325M to Strengthen its Patient-Consented Health Data Platform

HIT Consultant

What You Should Know: – Medical genetics company Invitae today announced its $325M acquisition of Ciitizen , a patient-centric consumer health tech company that offers a global platform to help patients collect, organize, store and share their medical records digitally.

Real-World Data: How Clear Is Your Picture?

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This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. By Ben Holmes, senior clinical data analyst, Syapse. When it comes to getting a clear picture from real-world data, breadth of view and careful analysis matter equally.

Sicker Consumers Are More Willing to Share Health Data

Health Populi

People dealing with chronic conditions are keener to share personally-generated data than people that don’t have a chronic disease, Deloitte’s 2018 Survey of U.S> > Health Care Consumers learned. This and other insights about the patient journey are published in Inside the patient journey , a report from Deloitte that assesses three key touch points for consumer health engagement.

Health Data Privacy Gets the Attention It Deserves

Geek Doctor

The Partners in Privacy Conference gathered world-class experts to address some of health care’s most vexing problems. The challenges involved in keeping patient and consumer health data private may seem daunting. Department of Health and Human Services.

Health Consumers Value Sharing and Downloading Health Data, But Privacy Concerns Remain

Health Populi

are growing their health IT muscles and literacy, accelerated in the coronavirus pandemic. adults 18 and over to determine peoples’ perspectives on personal health information in light of their pandemic era experiences. People in the U.S.

Webinar: Got Data?: How the Health Data Rules are Changing

Triage Health Law

On June 1, SPB Partner Elliot Golding and other industry experts will co-present on the ABA Webinar: Got Data?: How the Health Data Rules are Changing. Additionally, the webinar will cover recent and upcoming modifications to the 42 CFR Part 2 rules and the interplay between health data regulations and state privacy laws, such as the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA), and Virginia Consumer Data Protection Act (CDPA).

5 Trends In Healthcare Apps Market

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Editorial healthcare apps how to create a health app Patient-generated health data Patient-generated health data (PGHD) telehealth

AHIMA19 Celebrated Innovation and Global Impact At the Annual Conference

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This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. By Wylecia Wiggs Harris, CEO, American Health Information Management Association. At the AHIMA19: Health Data and Information Conference, leaders in health information management (HIM) shared innovations in healthcare and addressed issues affecting patient access to their health records including the privacy, accuracy and interoperability of that information.

Implementing A Healthcare Data Platform To Promote High-Value Care

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. The article Implementing A Healthcare Data Platform To Promote High-Value Care appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Illegal copying is prohibited.

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Health Blawg

[…] one of NIH’s data management contractor for the All of Us genomic and other health data research project, was found by OIG to have a number of holes in its […

Solving The Challenges of Provider Database Management

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Editorial business process outsourcing Health Data Management Priya Sabharwal Provider Database ManagementIllegal copying is prohibited. By Priya Sabharwal, practice leader, network operations, HGS. Imagine a scenario: A patient looking for a new doctor searches her insurer’s online network directory to find a provider her plan will cover. She selects what […].

Data Trends In Healthcare Informatics

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Without a doubt, data is the driving force for innovation within healthcare. This data within health informatics is giving doctors, nurses, and the like access to better patient […]. The article Data Trends In Healthcare Informatics appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial Adrian Johansen Health Data Management healthcare informatics

Good Product Vs. Healthcare Compliance? Not Anymore

Electronic Health Reporter

This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Editorial DevOps health data information silos TrussBy Mark Ferlatte is CTO of Truss. There’s no shortage of news stories and think pieces outlining the ways regulations have hurt healthcare in the U.S., from spending to physician burnout. Notably, there’s also no shortage of stories claiming the opposite.)

Attorney Matthew Fisher Discusses Proposed HHS Interoperability Rule

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This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Matthew Fisher, attorney at Mirick O’Connell, a Massachusetts-based law firm, spoke to Electronic Health Reporter during HIMSS19, following the release of a new proposed rule by HHS. Editorial HIMSS19 Matthew Fisher Mirick O’Connell patient access to health data proposed interoperability rule Seema Verma

The Most Useful Technological Advancements In Healthcare

Electronic Health Reporter

This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. The usual benefits that we’ve been able to derive from technology comes in the form of better data management, clearer communication, minimized margin of error, and the improved accuracy and efficiency of medical diagnoses. Editorial Health Data Management health trackers remote monitoringIt’s no secret that healthcare has greatly improved with the advent of technology. We all know the drill.

Will Industry Outsiders Save Healthcare Dollars Through Data?

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This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. The article Will Industry Outsiders Save Healthcare Dollars Through Data? Editorial Health Data Management Luke Bonney RedoxBy Luke Bonney, co-founder and CEO, Redox.

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Health Blawg

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Consumers’ Embrace of Digital Health Tech Stalls, and Privacy Concerns Prevail – Accenture’s 2020 Research

Health Populi

Millions of dollars and developers’ time have been invested in conceiving and making digital health tools. Use of mobile apps to track personal health activity fell from nearly 1 in 2 consumers to 1 in 3. Just 1 in 5 people see these as benefits of adopting digital health tech.

News 9/8/21

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Top News Invitae will acquire Ciitizen, a consumer-focused health data.