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CommonWell Health Alliance FHIR Project: Certificate Authority Request for Information (RFI)

October 12, 2021|Categories: |

On Oct. 11, 2021, CommonWell Health Alliance issued a Request for Information (RFI) for a Certificate Authority for our upcoming CommonWell FHIR project. CommonWell is requesting the following information from interested Certificate Authorities that would be able to provide the following: Issue and assist with the management of certificates for FHIR-based exchange between CommonWell Service Adopters Offer guidance throughout the FHIR [...]

CommonWell Submits Comments to RCE on the QHIN Technical Framework Draft v1

September 20, 2021|Categories: |

Sept. 17, 2021 – CommonWell Health Alliance submitted comments to the RCE on the QHIN Technical Framework Draft V1 as published July 28, 2021. We have always supported a fully connected nationwide ecosystem that links providers of all types and recognize we cannot do this alone. We support the goals and objectives of TEFCA and look forward to being one [...]

CommonWell Commentary on 2022 Medicare Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment Systems (IPPS) final rule; new Health Information Exchange (HIE) Bi-Directional Exchange measure

September 15, 2021|Categories: |

Sept.  15, 2021 – On Aug. 13, 2021, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published the FY 2022 Medicare hospital inpatient prospective payment systems (IPPS) final rule, which takes effect on Oct. 1, 2021.  Included in the rule was a new Health Information Exchange (HIE) Bi-Directional Exchange measure for promoting interoperability in the Medicare Promoting Interoperability Program, to [...]

CommonWell Commentary on the United States Core Data for Interoperability (USCDI) draft v2

April 15, 2021|Categories: |

April 15, 2021 – In January 2021, the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) published the United States Core Data for Interoperability (USCDI) draft v2. As noted in our commentary, CommonWell supports the ONC and its works to improve interoperability in the United States across providers, payers, patients and other stakeholders. We are aligned in the belief that we need [...]

CommonWell Commentary on 2021 Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) final rule; new Health Information Exchange (HIE) Bi-Directional Exchange measure

February 1, 2021|Categories: |

Feb. 1, 2021 - On Dec. 28, 2020, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published the CY 2021 Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) final rule, which took effect on Jan. 1, 2021. Included in the rule was a new Health Information Exchange (HIE) Bi-Directional Exchange measure for promoting interoperability in the CMS Quality Payment Program (QPP), to which clinicians [...]

Paul Wilder and Liz Buckle Featured on Clinical Architecture’s Informonster Podcast

January 13, 2021|Categories: |

CommonWell Executive Director Paul Wilder and Director of Product Liz Buckle recently joined Charlie Harp, CEO of member company Clinical Architecture, on the Informonster podcast. The group talked about the mission of CommonWell and also shared insights on how federal regulations have affected the push to universal interoperability and the importance of ensuring data quality along the way. As Paul [...]

Paul Wilder Discusses Interoperability, Health Care Policy and the Pandemic on Change Healthcare Podcast

November 9, 2020|Categories: |

Access to health data became even more urgent as a result of the pandemic. The need for public health measures, such as virtual care and contact tracing, showcased progress but also revealed gaps. On a recent podcast, Change Healthcare’s Arien Malec and Deanne Kasim spoke with Paul Wilder, executive director of CommonWell Health Alliance, about how interoperability can drive innovation [...]

CommonWell Evolves to Enable Payer Access to Nationwide Network

October 21, 2020|Categories: |

Adds Service Provider to Help Streamline Payment & Health Care Operations Processes BOSTON – Oct. 21, 2020 – CommonWell Health Alliance® today announced it is extending its interoperability services to enable additional use cases beyond treatment and patient access, starting with Payment and Health Care Operations data requests. Despite strides made in electronic clinical data exchange, existing payments and operations [...]

CommonWell Health Alliance Submits Comments to ONC Regarding Experiences with Patient Matching

September 4, 2020|Categories: |

Sept. 4, 2020 – CommonWell Health Alliance submitted comments to the Office of National Coordinator (ONC) at the Department of Health and Human Services regarding its Request for Information on experiences with patient matching. As part of our work as a national network enabling access to patient records for multiple use cases including both providers and patients themselves, CommonWell has [...]

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