Mari Savickis, Vice President, Public Policy at CHIME joins Bill for the news. What’s happening on the Hill? The October 6 interoperability deadline is looming. Information blocking. 21st Century Cures. Where are we at? What is CHIME doing to help prepare its members for this deadline? How much of this is falling on the EHR providers and how much is falling on the systems themselves? Navigating the compliance landscape is challenging. Even for larger health systems who are more well equipped. And what about the problem of the haves and the have nots? Does big tech have too much access to healthcare data? What’s being talked about in regards to privacy? What's going on in the telehealth world?

Key Points:
A downturn in an economy is not a bad thing. It’s an opportunity.
Do we need this much labor to provide a level of care that we've provided before?
The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission is conducting a study on the
expansions of telehealth services
We have a demoralized and depleted workforce, and yet we have amazing technology
InfoBlockingCenter.org - https://infoblockingcenter.org
Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2022 - congress.gov - https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/house-bill/2471/text

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