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Sweeping 21st Century Cures Act funds healthcare initiatives

By Shaun Sutner 09 Apr 2018

As seen in this video, the 21st Century Cures bill funds medical research, medical device innovation, health IT and mental health and opioid addiction prevention and treatment. Read More

The 21st Century Cures Act: Implications for Health IT

By Kristen Lee 07 Dec 2016

The U.S. Senate passed the 21st Century Cures Act on Dec. 6, legislation that has some important implications for health IT including providing funding to initiatives started by President Barack ... Read More

Health information sharing framework unveiled

By Shaun Sutner 09 Jan 2018

Federal health IT officials under the 21st Century Cures Act have proposed regulations for health data information sharing, the Trusted Exchange Framework 'network of networks.' Read More

CIOs express hope, concern for proposed interoperability rule

By Makenzie Holland 23 Sep 2019

Proposed interoperability rules from ONC and CMS are on track to be finalized in November. Here, healthcare CIOs share their thoughts on how proposals will turn into practice. Read More

ONC, CMS drop information blocking, interoperability rules ahead of HIMSS

By Makenzie Holland 11 Feb 2019

On the eve of HIMSS, ONC and CMS take center stage by announcing proposals for interoperability and information blocking rules. Read More

Senator to ONC, CMS: Take interoperability in healthcare slow

By Makenzie Holland 08 May 2019

In a hearing, chairman of the Senate HELP Committee cautioned ONC and CMS officials to go slow if they want to get interoperability in healthcare done right. Read More

Despite increased funding for precision medicine, challenges remain

By Reda Chouffani 15 Dec 2016

The 21st Century Cures Act provides funding for precision medicine and cancer research, but current EHR systems aren't equipped with advanced analytics or genomics data capabilities. Read More

CMS interoperability and patient access rule delayed by shutdown

By Makenzie Holland 10 Jan 2019

The healthcare sector is anxiously awaiting the release of federal health agencies' rules on interoperability, but the government shutdown will further delay their release. Read More

TEFCA inches forward by tapping The Sequoia Project

By Makenzie Holland 26 Sep 2019

TEFCA is aimed mostly at health information exchanges, but AMIA's Jeffery Smith said healthcare CIOs can't ignore its progress. Read More

Proposed interoperability in healthcare rules called 'essential first step'

By Makenzie Holland 05 Jun 2019

Proposed rules are a good first step toward interoperability in healthcare, but don't go far enough, according to healthcare leaders. Read More