Data Capture, Electronic Data, and Interoperability — #HITsm Chat Highlights

Topic One: When can we seriously say the data being captured and stored in EHRs is leading to new opportunities for patient care?

Topic Two: Do hospitals prioritize complete data capture for max reimbursement or for an aid for clinicians in patient care?

#HITsm T3: Does electronic data entry really take more time than paper notes? What can improve speed?


#HITsm T4: Interoperability. What can be done to increase awareness of the CCD and CDA standards designated for data exchange?