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Interoperability

Articles and Blogs

2018

Part 2: Combining Health Insurers and Pharmacy Benefit Managers: Bringing Down the Information Silos
by Michael Solomon, POCP Blog, May 18, 2018 – Link 

10 Takeaways from HIMSS18
Tony Schueth, HealthTech Zone, May 4, 2018
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What is TEFCA?  
by Tony Schueth, POCP Blog, February 26, 2018 – Link

Part 1: Combining Health Insurers and Pharmacy Benefit Managers: Bringing Down the Information Silos
by Michael Solomon, POCP Blog, January 11, 2018 – Link

2017

Interoperability and Standards Will Be Areas of Focus through Year End
Tony Schueth, HealthTech Zone, October 18, 2017
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What’s Ahead for Health IT at the Federal Level?
Tony Schueth, HealthTech Zone, June 23, 2017
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FHIR Sets the Stage for Targeted Applications for Payers and Providers
Tony Schueth, HealthTech Zone, April 21, 2017
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Eight Takeaways from HIMSS 2017
Tony Schueth, HealthTech Zone, April 7, 2017
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PDMPs Fight Against the Opioid Epidemic
Tony Schueth, HealthTech Zone, March 22, 2017
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What the 21st Century Cures Act Means for Health IT
Tony Schueth, HealthTech Zone, March 6, 2017
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10 Healthcare Trends to Watch in 2017
Tony Schueth, HealthTech Zone, February 22, 2017
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5 Ways the Trump Presidency May Impact ONC
by Tony Schueth, November 2016

Reading the Tea Leaves: What Lies Ahead for Health IT in the Trump Administration?
by Tony Schueth, November 2016

Top 10 Takeaways from the MACRA Final Rule
by Tony Schueth, November 2016

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

New Rule Strengthens Certification Oversight and Accountability for EHRs
by Chuck Frederick, October 2016

Surescripts Unveils New Patient Record Locator Service
by Michael Burger, October 2016

Recent Regulations Continue Promotion of ePrescribing
by Michael Burger, June 2016

New Proposed Regulation Rebrands and Retools Meaningful Use
by Tony Schueth, June 2016

New State Mandates for Opiates Create the Next Wave of Requirements for EHRs  – Link
Connie Sinclair, RPh, HISTalk, June 1, 2016

Real-Time Benefits Inquiry: A New Kind of Clinical Decision Support
by Pooja Babbrah,  June 2016

Integrating EHRs and PDMPs: How Vendors Can Get Ahead of the Curve – Link
Tony Schueth, HealthTech Zone, April 18, 2016

Alerting Prescribers for Biosimilar Substitution to Protect Patient Safety
by Pooja Babbrah, April 2016

Top Ten Health IT Trends for 2016
by Tony Schueth, February 2016

Five Ways Pharmaceutical Companies Can Leverage EHR Market Changes and Challenges
by Brian Bamberger, September 2015

Efforts Under Way to Make REMS More Efficient and Less Burdensome
by Brian Bamberger, June 2015

HIMSS15: On FHIR and 6 Other Key Takeaways
by Tony Schueth, May 2015

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

Exciting Changes Ahead in 2015 for HealthIT
by Tony Schueth, February 2015

New York Leads Way in Electronic War Against Opioid Abuse
by Brian Bamberger, February 2015

Improved Prescription Information: The Key to Closing the Medication Adherence
by Brian Bamberger, December 2014

What’s Next for EHR Market Consolidation?
by Tony Schueth, September 2014

The Top Ten Health IT Trends for 2014
by Tony Schueth, March 2014

Presentations and Reports

Report: Pharma loses $637 B Annually due to Medication Nonadherence – Link
MobiHealthNews, November 2016

2016 ONC Report to Congress on Health IT Progress – Link
November 2016

A Deep Dive into the Medical & Pharmacy Benefit to Ensure Sustainable Patient Access to Treatment – Download PDF
Moderator: Tony Schueth, Point-of-Care Partners  Panelists: Sri Swarna, Agadia; Daniel Brouillet, Express Scripts; Jacques Fu, AssistRx.  April 21, 2015, CBI Real-Time Benefit Verification & ePrior Authorization Conference, Philadelphia, PA |

White Papers, Webinars & Case Studies

EHR Game Changers: New ePrescribing Regs on the Horizon! by Point-of-Care Partners.
August 19, 2016  – Recording | Presentation Slides

Other Resources