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MAP Health Management Taps Wolters Kluwer Health for Data Exchange Services

Becker's Hospital Review

MAP Health Management — a provider of telehealth and patient engagement solutions for patients with chronic behavioral health disorders — will integrate Wolters Kluwer Health’s Health Language platform to improve its data exchange practices. Health Language, a terminology and data management solution, will support MAP Health Management’s data sharing capabilities for its behavioral health services.

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MAP Health Adopts Health Language System for Population Health Platform

Healthcare IT News

MAP Health Management, a vendor of telehealth systems and other health IT for behavioral health providers, is integrating Health Language, a terminology management system from Wolters Kluwer Health, to enhance interoperability and support more compliant data exchange within its behavioral health platform.

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Lost in Translation

Edition Digital

Why patient-friendly communication strategies are more important than ever. Patient communication sits at the heart of these developments as a foundational component to strengthening partnerships between all stakeholders— payers, providers, and patients. Providers must leverage communication tactics to improve patient understanding of diagnoses and conditions in all modes of communication, whether spoken, written, or electronic.

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Have we got a solution for you

Health Management Technology

Looking for an answer to your interoperability woes? You’ve come to the right place. Our HMT middleware roundtable executives describe their latest offerings for applications that make the enterprise more streamlined and information more usable.

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New Metrics Spotlight Interoperability Progress

For The Record

National healthcare movements demand an interoperable framework for accurate data exchange across healthcare continuums. As value-based care continues to unfold, the industry at large remains focused on efforts to mature interoperability to support high-level quality initiatives aimed at improving population health and cutting costs.

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A Better Data Governance Model

Health IT Outcomes

Access to timely, accurate information is foundational to smart decision-making. While most industries have long recognized the value of data-driven operations, healthcare is later to the game when it comes to the concepts of Big Data and analytics. Current industry movements around the Triple Aim of improved population health, patient experience, and costs are driving […]

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A Weightier ICD-10 — Is the Industry Ready for the First Round of Updates?

For The Record

Beginning October 1, 2016, the annual update cycle for the ICD-10 code set will resume. A March review of proposed changes to both ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS by the ICD-10 Coordination and Maintenance Committee yielded recommendations for new code descriptions, but no final decisions. Current proposals point to the potential introduction of a whopping 5,550 revisions […]

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National Efforts Take Aim at Reaching Semantic Interoperability By Greg Slabodkin Health Data Management

Health Data Mangement

As the healthcare industry grapples with the daunting challenges of achieving interoperability, stakeholders are focused on solving the fundamental problem of ensuring that all parties “speak the same language,” through the use of common data models and vocabularies. Semantic interoperability, the ability of two or more healthcare systems to share clinical information and use it […]

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Beyond Words: Terminology’s Role in Meaningful Use By Jason Wolfson For The Record

For The Record

As a focal point of national quality initiatives, meaningful use (MU) is unfolding across the industry as a strategic effort to increase the momentum of health information exchange (HIE). The initiative accomplishes this goal by progressively laying a foundation of attestation requirements for the collection, exchange, and reporting of data using certified EHR technology (CEHRT). […]

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Health IT News: Data Normalization: A foundational step to achieving Triple Aim goals

Health Care IT News

Actionable data is critical to advancing healthcare’s Triple Aim: improving patient experience, population health and costs. Data accuracy for analytics and information sharing must exist to accomplish these goals. Interoperability is a focal point of national efforts to advance information sharing and data analytics, but lack of a common clinical vocabulary is currently a primary […]

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