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Health Event Notifications, Interoperability

Ready to Meet the New CMS Final Ruling Deadline? An Overview of ADT Notifications

In An Already Challenging Healthcare Environment, Electronic ADT (Admission, Discharge, and Transfer) Notifications Are More Critical Than Ever Brenda Hopkins, J2 Chief Health Information Officer, recently authored a number of blogs where she outlined how the current pandemic and new compliance requirements bring communication and interoperability challenges to the forefront of healthcare. These blogs reinforced […]

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Interoperability

How Rural Hospitals Can Access Critical Patient Data to Improve Care During the COVID-19 Crisis

New York City, Los Angeles, Seattle and other metropolitan areas have received the majority of media coverage concerning the toll COVID-19 is taking on our healthcare system. This coverage largely ignores the fact that the virus is even more devastating to vulnerable rural hospitals struggling to care for patients during the pandemic. In this post, […]

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Patient Information Query

Get Free Access to Consensus’ On-Demand Patient Record-Retrieval Service

J2 recently released Consensus, a digital interoperability system that connects healthcare organizations through the entire continuum of care. To help providers through these challenging times, we are offering the Consensus online record-retrieval service at no charge. Your organization will be able to quickly query for secure online patient records across […]

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Interoperability

4 Key Interoperability Technologies for Secure Health Data Exchange

With technology companies and government agencies working together, the healthcare industry has achieved important milestones toward improving the interoperability of healthcare IT systems. For example, thanks to near-universal implementation of electronic health records (EHR) systems and widespread use of other digital applications in healthcare practices, providers today have more access to actionable patient data than […]

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