HLTH is just around the corner

Let's Network at HLTH

HLTH 2023 is upon us (October 8-11). Let’s meet! There is so much to talk about with the acceleration of the adoption of FHIR for Interoperability.

OnyxOS Making a Splash at HIMSS23

Onyx Exhibits with the FHIRBall Alliance at HIMSS23

The Onyx Team joined the FHIR Business Alliance (FHIRBall) to become a first-time exhibitor at HIMSS. Onyx recently joined the FHIR Business Alliance and collaborated with six other alliance members to exhibit at the world’s largest Health Conference, HIMSS. FHIRBall is a global alliance of innovative companies with established FHIR-based solutions (Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources) that […]

Not Happy with your CMS Interoperability Platform? There is a solution for that… 

Onyx Managed Interoperability Solution

The implementation of the CMS Interoperability mandate has proven challenging for many Health Plans. The rule requires publishing a standards-based Patient Access and Provider Directory APIs, and initiating payer-to-payer data exchange. Are you facing issues maintaining your API platform? Is your vendor responsive? Is your current vendor sunsetting their support? You may be considering your […]

CMS Releases the rule many have been waiting for

CMS Advancing Interoperability and Improving Prior Authorization Processes proposed rule. 403 Pages of Transformative Regulation dropped yesterday, December 7, 2022. (https://public-inspection.federalregister.gov/2022-26479.pdf) The Proposed rule will be officially published on the Federal Register on 12/13/2022. it covers: A. Patient Access API B. Provider Access API (Bulk FHIR) C. Payer to Payer Data Exchange on FHIR D. […]

HLTH Needs a Few Vowels to Represent Patients

AEOIOU: A Recipe for Patient Engagement

With a sense of Déjà Vu, HLTH 2022 announced their Impact Program “Patients at HLTH” track. I Plan to be there. Let’s meet! Mark Scrimshire – 2022-11-03: Next Week (November 13-16 ) I will be heading to Las Vegas to attend HLTH 2022. I am delighted to see that their is a “PATIENTS AT HLTH” […]

Is a FHIR Storm coming to the EMR World?

A FHIR Storm is coming in the EMR world

October 6th, 2022 was a momentous day. A milestone for ONC Information blocking rules was reached. The definition of Electronic Health Information is no longer limited to the US Core Data for Interoperability version 1 (USCDI v1). Is this signaling a coming FHIR Storm for EMR systems?

Burden Reduction – What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

Prior Authorization Outcomes

The healthcare industry is waiting with bated breath for CMS to release their Burden Reduction regulation for comment. Standards-based methods for Performing Prior Authorizations will help make the process more efficient but what could go wrong?