ViVE! InteropNow: Patient Right of Access and National Health Information Networks with Kristen Valdes of b.well Connected Health

In this enlightening episode, Kristen Valdes, the visionary Founder and CEO of b.well Connected Health, engages in a captivating conversation venturing into the profound realm of healthcare, exploring the true desires of today’s discerning consumers within this intricate system. The crux of the discussion orbits around the pivotal concept of “patient right of access,” a cornerstone element that could potentially steer the destiny of the Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement (TEFCA).

Valdes, fueled by an unwavering commitment to empowering consumers, ardently champions the idea of equipping individuals with the tools and information they require to take charge of their healthcare journeys. As healthcare systems continue to evolve, comprehending and championing the patient right of access takes on ever-increasing significance. It transcends being a mere buzzword, instead becoming a critical factor that can either facilitate or hinder the success of TEFCA, a monumental initiative aimed at fostering interoperability within the healthcare landscape.

Take a deep dive into the intricacies of this patient-centric approach, delving into its implications for both consumers and provider organizations. They unveil the potential obstacles and opportunities entwined with implementing the patient right of access, shedding light on how it can sculpt the future of healthcare.

Furthermore, this episode furnishes valuable insights into how provider organizations can harness interoperability to realize tangible returns on their investments. Valdes shares her profound expertise, illuminating a pathway for healthcare stakeholders where data-driven decision-making and patient empowerment stand as guiding stars. Tune in to this engaging discussion to gain a profound understanding of the evolving healthcare landscape and the pivotal role that patient right of access plays in shaping its future.

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