Head of new Veterans Affairs EHR modernization office suddenly resigns


Genevieve Morris said the program is headed in a direction that is different than she anticipated.

ONC ‘hard at work’ on standards for big-picture data about U.S. health care


Donald Rucker, head of the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, says it’s time for the industry to start taking better advantage of population-level data.

Better EHRs could help expand AI use in health care, report says


Independent research group JASON details the potential for the health care sector to leverage the proliferation of smart devices and data to expand its use of AI.

ONC says interoperability exchange framework expected in December


ONC officials said the office would debut a new framework, designed with NIST, this month to share electronic health records across networks.

Interoperability is passé — VA wants ‘seamless care’ with DOD


Simply achieving interoperability between VA and DOD is no longer the goal.

ONC wants help exploring FHIR-based servers and their vulnerabilities


ONC officials have launched a challenge to industry stakeholders to build FHIR-based servers and then see if they can be hacked.