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Best Practices for Healthcare Provider CIOs to Select the Right Patient Data Interoperability Platform

Published: 03 November 2017

ID: G00328006

Analyst(s): Barry Runyon


Every major healthcare provider IT project involves acquiring, exchanging or sharing patient data. Incorrect platform decisions for patient data interoperability can waste time and money, and put projects at risk. Healthcare provider CIOs should use this research to guide their platform selections.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Examine Patient Data Acquisition, Exchange and Sharing Patterns
  • Determine Messaging, Encoding and Communication Requirements
  • Analyze Data Transformation and Enrichment Requirements
  • Use Interoperability and Enrichment Insights to Select a Patient Data Interoperability Platform

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