POCP Health IT Resource Library

Electronic Health Records

Articles and Blogs

Do We Really Need a National Patient Identifier?
by Michael Burger, POCP Blog, July 27, 2017 – Link

FHIR Sets the Stage for Targeted Applications for Payers and Providers
by Tony Schueth, HealthTech Zone, April 21, 2017 – Link

Integrating EHRs and PDMPs: A Trend for 2017
Connie Sinclair, RPh,HISTalk, December 21, 2016

Experian and NCPDP Launch New Patient Identifier
by Keith Fisher, November 2016

A National Patient Identifier: An Idea Whose Time has Come Again
by Michael Burger, November 2016

Why Care About the EHR Interoperability Brouhaha?
by Brian Bamberger, November 2015

Information Blocking: A Hot Potato in Washington
byTony Schuethand Michael Burger, June 2015

Interoperability, Value-Based Care and the War on Painkillers to Drive ePrescribing for Controlled Substances
byTony Schueth, February 2015

Interoperability: The Glass is More than Half Full
byTony Schuethand Michael Burger December 2014

Presentations and Reports

The Draft Trusted Exchange Framework and U.S. Core Data for Interoperability Overview
Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC), January 18, 2018 – Link

White Papers, Webinars & Case Studies

Value of Health Information Exchange from Payor’s Perspective
Presented on November 6, 2013 to the Office of the National Coordinator for HIT’s “Payor Community of Practice”

Other Resources