We welcomed the news that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) released a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) to allow for flexibility in meeting Meaningful Use this year.
Massachusetts continues to show that we are the national eHealth industry leader, which was further supported with the recent release of the 2014 Healthcare Informatics 100, a ranking of the country’s top healthcare IT vendor companies.
Heywood Hospital and Gardner Visiting Nurse Association (GVNA) have developed a strong care delivery partnership. Their care coordination improved because the two organizations committed to sharing patient lab results electronically through the Massachusetts Health Information Highway (Mass HIway), the statewide health information exchange (HIE).
Featuring cross-industry connections and innovative solutions needed to boost biomedical research and the healthcare industry to the next level, Medical Informatics World 2014 arrives in Boston next month (April 28-29), assembling 300 senior-level thought leaders and executives from healthcare, biomedical sciences, health informatics and IT.
The Massachusetts eHealth Institute at MassTech (MeHI) is pleased to share with you a dynamic and unique event coming to Boston next month (May 8-10) which will feature start-up companies trying to make their mark via health care technology solutions aimed at the nation’s rapidly-growing age 50-and-over population.
The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) has released $42 million in awards from the Massachusetts Prevention and Wellness Trust Fund, marking a new milestone in Massachusetts health reform.