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The ACA – An Intersection between Health Policy and Community Health

The ACA – An Intersection between Health Policy and Community Health

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Operationalizing the Interoperability Work of the DaVinci Project

Cognosante’s experts in standards development are helping advance the goals of interoperability by ensuring that all the connections are in place for data to get from place to place with the correct contextual understanding. Our technologists are looking to the future and thinking about how advances in things like machine learning can help us gain value from the mountain of data we receive. Our privacy experts are ensuring […]

Ensuring Patient Privacy in an Interoperable World

Interoperability requires a holistic approach. For the American health care system to reap the benefits of full health information exchange, solution providers must apply our expertise to every aspect of data transmission. Proven by our involvement with the Da Vinci Project, we are committed to infusing data protection into the development of data standards to ensure privacy concerns are assessed early and often. We also ensure that patients and organizations can trust that the data being shared […]

Federal health programs, State health and human services, Data and Technology

Advancing Beyond Connectivity in the Digital Age

Earlier this year, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced the release of two final rules to promote safe, secure access to patient health data. These rules implement key provisions of the 21st Century Cures Act. Specifically, they give individuals greater control over their healthcare data, promote the use of smartphone applications, and […]

Data and Technology

Our CEO’s Letter to Employees

Last week, Cognosante Founder and CEO, Michele Kang shared thoughtful words with the employee community about the “senseless deaths” that have sparked awareness and activism in our country and around the world. Read the full statement below. As I watched the shocking videos of brutality and injustice in horror and anguish over the weekend, I […]

Data Sharing to Improve Patient Experience

Achieving a fully interoperable healthcare system requires solving complex data challenges. As a founding member of the Da Vinci Project, Cognosante works with industry partners to build the foundation for smooth and safe movement of patient data throughout the healthcare system.   Currently, the Da Vinci Project team is working to enable prior authorization review and approval in […]

Federal health programs, State health and human services, Data and Technology

Addressing Complex Data Challenges Across the Healthcare System

One of the most complex data challenges in healthcare is interoperability. Data standards can improve the way we experience healthcare, but that means taking numerous stakeholders, multiple data standards, and transmission of large amounts of clinical and administrative data into consideration.  During these emergent times of COVID-19 pandemic management, it’s critical to ensure data moves […]

Federal health programs, State health and human services, Military and Veterans' health, Data and Technology