CommonWell members: Epic’s point-to-point interoperability doesn’t cut it
An obvious goal of health IT companies is to continue developing electronic health record (EHR) systems to become more interoperable and enable them to communicate with one another. A struggle between and EHR vendor and CommonWell Health Alliance is not helping the cause. A representative from Epic Systems, an EHR vendor based out of Wisconsin, say they refuse to join the alliance because they believe CommonWell sells data downstream.
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