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AMIA: FHIR is not suitable for research, needs NIH R&D funding

The American Medical Informatics Association wants the National Institutes of Health to fund research and development to advance HL7’s Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources standard. AMIA submitted comments to NIH in response to the agency’s request for information seeking input from stakeholders on how FHIR could be used to capture and share clinical data for biomedical… Read More »

Tennessee unveils plan to change Medicaid funding to block grant program

Dive Brief: Tennessee on Tuesday unveiled its plan to shake up its own Medicaid funding, seeking approval to move to a block grant system that would cap the federal funds it receives. Switching to this new funding mechanism would allow the state and federal government to better predict the budget for this program, known as… Read More »