McKesson Debuts Interoperability Platform

McKesson Debuts Interoperability Platform

  • September 19, 2016

McKesson Health Solutions launched a new software platform to enable interoperability between its own healthcare information software and that of customers and third-party applications. Called the "Intelligence Hub," it's designed to help payers and providers automate and streamline payments. Read the article  

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From Silos To Services For Value-Based Care

From Silos to Services for Value-Based Care

  • September 19, 2016

Even though healthcare has spent decades automating processes and digitizing information, both remain remain largely locked in IT silos. There are impenetrable system boundaries between payers, providers, and vendors that reduce efficiency, increase costs, and resist automation. In other words, true interoperability is sorely lacking. From Silos to Services for Value-Based Care reviews the history of interoperability in healthcare and makes a case for how we can unlock the silos, bring information together, and align processes to improve clinical and financial outcomes. Read now or download and read later

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Platform Makes Interoperability, Payment Easier

Platform Makes Interoperability, Payment Easier

  • September 19, 2016

To tackle the lack of interoperability among systems, McKesson Health Solutions has launched a new platform, called the Intelligence Hub. The interoperability software is designed to help providers, payers, and third-party vendors connect their systems across networks to help streamline payment and other processes. Read the article

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McKesson Makes Push For Healthcare Interoperability

McKesson Makes Push for Healthcare Interoperability

  • September 19, 2016

McKesson's new Intelligence Hub aims to rapidly connect healthcare IT applications, whether home grown or third-party, to allow payers to seamlessly connect existing IT and integrate new systems into their current infrastructure. Read the article  

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New McKesson Intelligence Hub Seeks To Break Down Payer Data Silos

New McKesson Intelligence Hub Seeks to Break Down Payer Data Silos

  • September 19, 2016

McKesson Health Solutions is targeting the health payer market to support value-based care with its new Intelligence Hub. The interoperability platform connects payer networks to providers and payment systems, breaking down data silos and helping to streamline authorization, claims submission, and payments. Read the article

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McKesson Unveils FHIR-based Interoperability Platform Named Intelligence Hub

McKesson Unveils FHIR-based Interoperability Platform Named Intelligence Hub

  • September 19, 2016

McKesson Health Solutions developed a new technology platform for improving interoperability and sharing business intelligence among healthcare applications. Called the "Intelligence Hub," the platform is built on open standards, making it easy for software systems to work together to improve all aspects of reimbursement. Read the article

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The Interoperability Imperative

The Interoperability Imperative

  • September 19, 2016

Interoperability is a hot topic in HIT, with implications well beyond EHRs. Indeed, as payers and providers move from value-based pilots to full VBR, the industry is discovering that healthcare's transformation from fee-for-service to value-based care depends on HIT systems that can work together intelligently. We need to go beyond simple data exchange and brittle point-to-point connections to a future where HIT systems are seamlessly sharing intelligent services. In this article, Mike Wood, CIO of McKesson Health Solutions, explains how true interoperability can unlock silos in enterprise applications and connect the business logic needed to scale complex value-based reimbursement models…

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From Silos To Services For Value-Based Care

From Silos to Services for Value-Based Care

  • September 19, 2016

Value-based care. Bundled payment. Interoperable HIT systems. Contemporary topics, right? Not really. In fact, McKesson's Amy Larsson was at the forefront of these issues long before they joined the ranks of the hottest healthcare buzzwords. Some 25 years ago, Larsson was part of a team that developed what was arguably one of the first bundled payment programs -- and the team she worked with did it by hand, with a little help from a homegrown database. It wasn't perfect. It wasn't streamlined, fully automated, integrated, or interoperable. But it worked. That experience set her on a career path that ultimately…

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McKesson Health Solutions Introduces The Intelligence Hub

McKesson Health Solutions Introduces the Intelligence Hub

  • September 19, 2016

Payers, providers, and HIT vendors have a new enabling platform for interoperability with today's unveiling of McKesson’s Intelligence Hub. Built using open standards, such as HL7 FHIR, the Intelligence Hub makes it easy to share business intelligence among healthcare applications to streamline and automate reimbursement, and scale VBR. Read the news release

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The Interoperability Imperative

The Interoperability Imperative

  • September 19, 2016

Interoperability in healthcare is not just about moving financial and clinical data between payer or provider or moving clinical data from one application to another. True interoperability allows enterprise applications to "talk" and collaborate in a smart, open, and agile manner. The Interoperability Imperative explains what this means; how and why interoperability is necessary to scale complex value-based reimbursement models; and how payers, providers, and vendors can get started. Read now or download and read later

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