Healthcare Interoperability Pain Points Infographic

During HIMSS15, MedeAnalytics surveyed over 1,000 attendees on what their biggest pain points with interoperability and found that vendor incompatibility topped the responses. Here’s a breakdown of the barriers:

  • Vendor incompatibility (55%)
  • Budget (18%)
  • Internal resources (16%)
  • Lack of innovation (12%)

They also put out this infographic with the results of the healthcare interoperability survey:
HIMSS Interoperability Pain Point Infographic

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John Lynn

John Lynn

John Lynn is the Founder of, a network of leading Healthcare IT resources. The flagship blog, Healthcare IT Today, contains over 13,000 articles with over half of the articles written by John. These EMR and Healthcare IT related articles have been viewed over 20 million times.

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