In the everyday world, interoperability is a word spell check tries to correct to invulnerability.  In the world of health information technology (HIT), interoperability means health records that talk to each other. Kind of ironic because perhaps the biggest vulnerability in our national effort to use technology to improve health and health care is that [...]

Patient-Centered Medical Homes, 500+ in Ohio

The Ohio Department of Health is celebrating an important milestone. The number of  Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) primary care practices in Ohio has topped 500.  In August of 2014 there were 513 recognized PCMH practices in the Buckeye State.  In Greater Cincinnati, including Northern Kentucky there are more than 165 PCMH recognized practices.  You can find [...]