Posts by Chad Johnson

CMS eases telemedicine restrictions in new rural health strategy

CMS eases telemedicine restrictions in new rural health strategy

Originally reported in Modern Healthcare. On May 8, the CMS released a rural health strategy document that promises to reduce regulations to telehealth and improve relations to rural providers. Initial responses from rural groups are positive: The strategy’s...
A template for success at Comanche County Memorial Hospital

A template for success at Comanche County Memorial Hospital

Learning the product and migrating more than 70 interfaces in 30 days Migrating to Corepoint Integration Engine was no small decision for the leaders at Comanche County Memorial Hospital, located in Lawton, Oklahoma. Not only was their legacy engine managed and...
Updated Apple Health app uses FHIR to import patient health data

Updated Apple Health app uses FHIR to import patient health data

A growing number of hospitals are encouraging patients to keep and monitor personal health information Technology keeps the world connected like never before, offering access to a tremendous amount of data with just a simple touch. Much of that access is obtainable...
How health IT can handle AI and telemedicine workflows

How health IT can handle AI and telemedicine workflows

Health information technology use is expanding at an incredible speed. The development of artificial intelligence and telemedicine, for example, means patients will have increased access to care, or at least access to care delivered differently. This expansion will...
Technical debt: A growing concern in healthcare

Technical debt: A growing concern in healthcare

Better technology, new software, and mergers and migrations are having a significant impact on the IT operations of hospitals and healthcare systems across the country. As healthcare providers continue to adopt and integrate new applications designed to solve a bevy...
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