HIE Featured Content

  1. Top 10 Health IT Trends For 2016
    11/24/2015

    For the past five years, EHR/MU was selected as the top health IT initiative for the coming year. This year, there’s a new top initiative, and what it is should come as no surprise.

  2. Exploring The High Tech Nature Of Patient-Physician Relationships
    11/23/2015

    Care coordination utilizing technology can improve care delivery and the patient experience. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  3. Improving The Doctor/Patient Relationship
    11/18/2015

    At Health IT Outcomes, we’ve made it our mission to provide the healthcare industry with expert guidance on technology system selection, integration, project management, and change management. To help achieve this goal, we speak with industry leaders on everything from EHRs to HIEs to HIM, and then share these conversations with you. We recently traveled to Chicago to attend HIMSS15 where we had the privilege to speak with Rich Berner, president of Allscripts International and Sunrise. He discussed improving outcomes, engaging patients, and where he sees Meaningful Use headed in the coming year.

  4. Technology Allows Doctors, Patients To Partner
    11/2/2015

    A Deloitte survey has uncovered the fact that many patients want to use health technology to learn more about their health, as well as partner with their doctors to make informed decisions. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  5. Patients Ready For HIE, Doctors Aren't
    10/23/2015

    According to a Software Advice survey from, patients are open to HIEs but less than 40 percent say their doctors use the technology. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  6. Is Digitized Health Info Risky?
    10/16/2015

    Experts say privacy and security issues are only multiplied when healthcare companies electronically store and share health data. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  7. Technology Operating Costs On The Rise For Physician-Owned Practices
    10/15/2015

    According to an MGMA survey, medical practices are also seeing increased utilization of non-physician providers. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  8. GAO: No Fully-Functional State Exchange IT Systems
    10/9/2015

    Report recommends improvements in CMS oversight of state marketplace IT projects. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  9. Making Sense Of Unstructured Data In An EMR
    10/7/2015

    At Health IT Outcomes, we’ve made it our mission to provide the healthcare industry with expert guidance on technology system selection, integration, project management, and change management. To help achieve this goal, we speak with industry leaders on everything from EHRs to HIEs to HIM, and then share these conversations with you.

  10. Overcoming Healthcare’s Resistance To Change
    10/7/2015

    At Health IT Outcomes, we’ve made it our mission to provide the healthcare industry with expert guidance on technology system selection, integration, project management, and change management. To help achieve this goal, we speak with industry leaders on everything from EHRs to HIEs to HIM, and then share these conversations with you. We recently travelled to Chicago to attend HIMSS15 where we had the privilege to speak with Michael Lovett, EVP and GM of NextGen. Lovett discussed what types of initiatives are currently underway to help both patients and doctors with problems regarding population health, EHR, and interoperability.