Tag Archives: Data

CommonWell debuts option for expanded data connectivity

CommonWell Health Alliance is offering a new option for health IT vendors and provider organizations, enabling them to connect to its interoperability network. Through the new CommonWell Connector program, vendor and provider organizations already aligned with CommonWell now can offer CommonWell services to clients and to electronic health record systems and other IT platforms. “With… Read More »

ONC to Congress: Room for improvement in data sharing

Dive Brief: Despite widespread EHR adoption, providers, patients and payers still face significant hurdles in accessing and sharing data, the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology says in its latest progress report to Congress. The 22-page report, released this week, covers the timeframe of November 2016 through October 2018. Ongoing barriers to seamless… Read More »

Wearable device for hand osteoarthritis sends data to clinicians

A wearable glove for the treatment of osteoarthritis can be controlled by a smartphone or a standalone Internet of Things device and can be remotely monitored by the patient’s doctor. The product, from Quantic Nanotech is touted as a wearable device for the aid, prevention and home treatment of osteoarthritis. The creator, Jose Luis Torre,… Read More »