Health Information Exchange (HIE)
Chesapeake Regional Information System, MedStar Health Research Institute and other LEAP in Health IT awardees will launch new projects focused on use of FHIR and other exchange specs across a variety of use cases.
In a webinar organised in conjunction with the Argentine Ministry of Health, leaders from the country and across the region highlighted that the pandemic has created an opportunity to promote progress in the digital health agenda.
The pandemic caused the Arkansas provider to change implementation plans midstream. Now the EHR is an invaluable pandemic tool, and is hooked up to the state HIE.
The ADT-based collaboration network will collaborate with the Hospital Industry Data Institute to support delivery of near real-time data to Missouri care teams.
UAE capital’s healthcare sector celebrates achievement one year on from the launch of HIE platform, Malaffi.
The platform has had 73,000 users and 2.6 million requests since its launch in April.
Using $2.5 million from the CARES Act, the agency will give money to as many as five new projects that boost health information exchanges through its new Star HIE program.
Panelists at the ONC Tech Forum on Monday advised mapping the functions of health information exchanges to "confidentiality, integrity and availability."
While the APIs mandated by the 21st Century Cures Act will eventually enable a more "seamless experience" across the care continuum, he said, state health information exchanges have a crucial role to play in coordinating pandemic response right now.
The report cited associated costs, technological hiccups, the need for more community partners and training deficits as hurdles.