Paper Still a Major Player in Health Data Sharing
April 13, 2016 by Madison Jacobs
Via Healthpopuli.com - Faxing in health care ranks higher in patient data information sharing than using secure email, online portals, health information exchange (HIE), or leveraging electronic health records.
There are a lot of sexy new areas of digital health investment here – Oscar has serious plans to disrupt health insurance as we know it, Flatiron Health and Health Catalyst will drive data analytics to support population health, and wellness companies may attract consumer and employer dollars to promote self-health. But only one of the big investments, in Captricity, deals with the kind of workflow we’re talking about when it comes to battling the monster that is paper in the healthcare system.
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