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  • WEDI Presents Testimony to NCVHS Subcommittee on Standards Regarding HPID

    by Samantha Holvey | May 05, 2017
    WEDI, the nation's leading authority on the use of health IT to create efficiencies in healthcare information exchange, presented testimony before the Department of Health and Human Services, National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics (NCVHS), Subcommittee on Standards. Laurie Darst, Chair of WEDI Board of Directors, presented testimony concerning the future of the Unique Health Plan Identifier (HPID) under the Administrative Simplification provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

    WEDI represents a broad industry perspective of providers, clearinghouses, payers, vendors and other public and private organizations that partner to collaborate on industry issues. WEDI is named as an advisor to the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) and we take an objective approach to resolving issues.

    Full Testimony

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Ask The Thought Leader: What is The Future Of Cloud Data Integration?

Jul 14, 2017, 11:25 AM
Chris Apgar, CEO & President of Apgar & Associates, LLC is co-chair of the WEDI Regional Affiliates Workgroup and the Health Information Exchange (HIE) Workgroup.

Cloud computing has come a long way in recent years. More importantly, consumers are starting to get comfortable with it. Unfortunately, the business world has been considerably slower to completely adopt the new tech. Whether it be too big a focus on sunk costs or simply “old habits die hard” – many industries have been slow to adopt a hybrid cloud data integration solution, much less consider moving their operations to the cloud entirely.

To read more, visit Future of Everything.

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