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
by Tony Schueth and Michael Burger, June 2015

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

Interoperability: The Glass is More than Half Full
by Tony Schueth and Michael Burger December 2014

Presentations and Reports

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