Entries by onyx

My Data. My Choice. Payer Obligations and Consent When Implementing the CMS Patient Access API

Mark Scrimshire, Onyx Chief Interoperability Officer, is the CMS Blue Button Innovator and a thought leader in the Interoperability space. In this Executive Interview with Julie Fournier, Onyx Director of Sales, Mark helps payers understand how they can handle consent when implementing the Patient Access API, as required by the CMS Mandate. — JF: Thank […]

Onyx demonstrates SAFHIR at HL7 FHIR Dev Days

On Wednesday June 18 Onyx joined a panel of experts assembled by the CARIN Alliance to discuss the work that is being done with the CARIN Consumer-Directed Exchange Implementation Guide (Otherwise known as Blue Button 2.0) to meet the CMS Interoperability and Patient Access mandate that requires health plans to make claims information available to […]

Making the World a Better Place Through Healthcare Data Interoperability

Achieving true healthcare interoperability across the care continuum is a top priority for providers, payers, and other key industry stakeholders. Seamless, comprehensive data sharing is particularly important for healthcare organizations looking to earn incentive payments through the CMS Promoting Interoperability (PI) Program. The adoption and use of health data standards form the basis for enabling […]

Regulations, Standards and Platforms Reshape Healthcare

A year ago I wrote a blog post for HL7 about Blue Button 2.0 and FHIR. A lot has happened since then,  so I wanted to take this opportunity to review the progress that has been made in the past twelve months. In 2015 the journey to build Blue Button 2.0 started with a vision […]

NewWave Joins Gravity Project

NewWave Telecom & Technologies, Inc. has joined the growing collaborative of health care, digital health, community-based, government, and consumer advocacy groups leading national efforts to accelerate social determinants of health (SDOH) data interoperability through The Gravity Project. NewWave has led the engineering effort of the Blue Button 2.0 API (BB2.0), part of the federal MyHealthEData […]

NewWave Invests in Interoperable, Value-Based Care Solutions

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently issued two ground-breaking rules to provide patients with unprecedented access to their healthcare data. Together, the final rules put forth by the HHS Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) and The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services mark a historic change […]