Niam Yaraghi is an assistant professor of operations and information management at University of Connecticut’s School of Business and a non-resident fellow at the Brookings Institution.

Recent Posts by Niam Yaraghi

To Foster Information Exchange, Revise HIPAA and HITECH

Congress should learn a lesson from the success of banking industry and revise HIPAA and HITECH to allow providers and EHR vendors to charge fees for exchange of medical data.

MACRA Proposed Rule Creates More Problems Than It Solves

While HHS had the best intentions, the proposed rules are so abundant with flaws and weaknesses that it is very difficult to imagine how the program could ever be successfully implemented.