Interoperability: Quick Route To Better Care

InformationWeek Healthcare, November 12, 2012 — Neil Versel
Critic chides policymakers for downplaying standards and usability in Meaningful Use Stage 1 at American Medical Informatics Association meeting.
Healthcare quality and efficiency could move forward 20 years in a matter of months if only there were true interoperability of electronic health information, according to a noted critic of the health IT industry.
In the opinion of University of Pennsylvania sociologist Ross Koppel, interoperability would help unlock…