HHS offers second draft of TEFCA, extends reg comment period

The Department of Health and Human Services continued its push to improve interoperability and increase access to health information with new rule-making efforts. On Friday morning, HHS through the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT issued a second draft of the Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement (TEFCA), among other steps to promote… Read More »

Woman’s eye-watering glimpse at what a dilated cervix looks like throughout birth

Even if your life is blissfully untouched by childbirth, you’ll have a rough idea about what the process entails. Every once in a while, however, someone kindly gives us an unflinching, unfiltered, unedited glimpse at what actually goes down during labour. Take cervix dilation, for example.  You’ve probably not actually seen what a dilating cervix… Read More »