“It’s great for me as a patient, very empowering,” Dr. Webber said of getting health records on an app. “But I can think of times where that might not be serving the patient the best, such as genetic tests or psychotherapy notes. There are times when the nuances of the practice of medicine don’t sync up beautifully with nice and tidy objectives.”
Webinar addresses progress on achieving interoperability
Experts continued the discussion around interoperability during a webinar organized by the CCM.
Moderated by Aneesh Chopra, “Improving Health Care Interoperability: Have We Reached a Tipping Point?” included perspectives from across the industry on developments that signal progress in achieving interoperability.
Chopra was joined by Heather Cox, Chief Digital Health and Analytics Officer, Humana; Steve Vogelsang, Chief Technology Officer, IP and Optical Networks at Nokia; and Kristian Feterik, MD, eRecord Medical Director of Interoperability, UPMC.
Learn more about the webinar.