Health Information Technology (HIT)

Apr 16, 2018
The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives recently launched the 2018 Most Wired Survey, which hospitals can complete through May 31. The annual survey, which recently transitioned to CHIME from AHA’s Hospitals & Health Networks magazine, this year captures health…
Mar 1, 2018
Health care services are delivered across a spectrum of providers and settings of care, including physician offices, pharmacies, labs, imaging facilities, hospitals and health centers. Providers’ ability to electronically exchange patient information and share information with patients is critical…
Mar 1, 2018
Hospitals’ and health systems’ ongoing prioritization of health information technology (IT) tools continues to expand patients’ ability to engage with their providers, access their health data, and interact with the health care system electronically. It also allows providers to more readily…
Feb 15, 2018
Held February 8, 2018 Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology Principal Deputy National Coordinator Genevieve Morris will join AHA Feb. 8 at 4 p.m. ET for a special webinar to review the recently released draft Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement. The 21st…
Feb 15, 2018
AHA comments to the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information on its draft Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement as well as ONC’s draft U.S. Core Data for Interoperability document.
AHA's Comments Re: Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Draft Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement   AHA's Comments Re: ONC’s Draft U.S. Core Data for Interoperability  
Feb 7, 2018
Feb. 8 at 4 p.m. ET Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology Principal Deputy National Coordinator Genevieve Morris will join AHA Feb. 8 at 4 p.m. ET for a special webinar to review the recently released draft Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement (TEFCA).…
Feb 7, 2018
Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology Principal Deputy National Coordinator Genevieve Morris will join AHA Feb. 8 at 4 p.m. ET for a special webinar to review the recently released draft Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement. The 21st Century Cures Act…
Jan 26, 2018
AHA response to HHS' request for information regarding barriers to choice and competition and proposed solutions to facilitate the development and operation of a health care system that provides high-quality care at affordable prices for the American people.
Jan 5, 2018
The Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology today released for comment a draft trusted exchange framework for sharing health information across networks, as required by the 21st Century Cures Act. The proposed framework would…
Jan 4, 2018
The AHA encourages all hospitals to complete the 10th annual Information Technology Supplement to the AHA Annual Survey. The survey was mailed to hospital CEOs this week for their chief information officer to complete on paper or online by Jan. 26. "Even if your hospital has not adopted any or all…