The cost of interoperability.

Title

The cost of interoperability.

Creator

Voltz Donald

Publisher

Health Management Technology

Date

2017
2017-01

Description

The article looks at an interoperability report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) on the status of efforts to develop infrastructure that could lead to nationwide interoperability of health information. Topics covered include five barriers to interoperability according to the GAO, plug-and-play interoperability tools being pushed by the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services that already exist, and medical error as the third leading cause of death in the U.S.

Subject

Software; International Classification of Diseases; Death Certificates; Cause of Death; Electronic Data Interchange; Health Care Errors; Health Facility Administration; Patient Record Systems

Rights

Article information provided for research and reference use only. All rights are retained by the journal listed under publisher and/or the creator(s).

Pages

1–4

Citation

Voltz Donald, “The cost of interoperability.,” NEOMED Bibliography Database, accessed June 20, 2021, https://neomed.omeka.net/items/show/5834.

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