How Do You See Health Data Utilities Evolving? Where are We Today and Where is it Heading?

Health data utility is still a fairly new concept in the world of healthcare. But as we talk about it, more and more HIE organizations have started to use it and the concept has been embraced by many. This naturally made it a hot topic at the recent Civitas Conference. We gathered up some of our brilliant members of the Healthcare IT Today Community to get their perspective. How are health data utilities evolving? Where are we now with it and where do we see it heading? We’ve compiled their answers in this video below! Lindsey Ferris, DrPH, Senior Interoperability and Public Health Director at PointClickCare – I think we’re at the very early stages. It’ll be interesting to see what specific use cases emerge as a very common theme and what are the users that are benefitting from it, so there’s a lot to be seen. Matt Bishop, CEO at Open City Labs – There’s a real opportunity to really advance whole person health and the way that’s going to happen with the health data utility is engaging with State and County Agencies. Kathyrn Bingman, Vice President of Interoperability Adoption at eHealthExchange – Health data utility is a great starting point for the HIEs that are within the health exchange and others. It’s a really great place to start as it adds additional functionality and provides additional value from what is being done today. Michael Gagnon, Executive Director at HealtHIE Nevada – I see HIEs really evolvi...
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