Nationwide Health Information Network (NHIN)

By Bernie Monegain 12:25 pm July 10, 2012
Todd Rogow does double duty for health information technology in Maine. As director of IT for HealthInfoNet, Maine’s statewide health information exchange, he provides the technology expertise and leadership for health data exchange across the state, and he also serves as director of Maine’s regional extension center (REC), which is tasked with...
By Erin McCann 10:32 am July 09, 2012
The Adams Memorial Hospital announced Monday that it has become the first rural hospital in Indiana to utilize electronic messaging through the Direct Project.
By Diana Manos 10:02 am July 06, 2012
The eHealth Initiative (eHI) has concerns that the proposed regulations for health information exchange could unintentionally stifle innovation and hinder the growth of data exchange.
By Diana Manos 10:57 am June 27, 2012
The Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT) believes a private-public partnership would be better to run the future Nationwide Health Information Network (NwHIN), rather than a federal body alone.
By Patty Enrado 09:57 am June 26, 2012
The Kentucky Health Information Exchange, St. Elizabeth Healthcare and Healthbridge are successfully sharing patient information. The partnership, says Trudi Matthews, director of policy and public relations for HealthBridge, is just the "tip of the iceberg" in terms of connecting healthcare providers and sharing patient information in Kentucky...
By Bernie Monegain 01:33 pm June 25, 2012
Kaiser Permanente and the Social Security Administration on Monday announced a pilot program to exchange electronic health record information using the Nationwide Health Information Network.
By Eric Wicklund 10:19 am June 12, 2012
AirStrip Technologies and Palomar Health in San Diego are collaborating to launch a vendor-neutral platform that would allow healthcare providers to access a wide range of patient information sources from smartphones and tablets.
By Patty Enrado 09:43 am June 12, 2012
Catholic Health Initiatives is partnering with Orion Health to build an enterprise-wide HIE that will enable physicians and clinicians to access patient records across its 100 facilities in 19 states. Once connected, CHI plans to link to statewide HIEs in states where its 76 hospitals are located.
By Mary Mosquera 06:51 am May 14, 2012
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology is calling for public comment on proposals for rules of the road to govern the nationwide health information network (NwHIN).
By Healthcare IT News 09:20 am April 24, 2012
CGI Federal Inc. has released a new version of the CONNECT Nationwide Health Information Network (NwHIN) Exchange gateway, seeking to make it easier for organizations to deploy, use and maintain the open-source technology and support more widespread adoption.

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