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Has anyone connected the XDS.b protocol thru a Interface Engine?
We are beginning to Integrate multiple EMRs with our HIE which uses the XDS.b protocol to transfer CCDs. I’m thinking we will need to the ability to modify these CCDs as they travel between systems. One particular point of concern is the HTML embedded in the CCD will certainly need tweaking for differnt systems, not...

Answer Question   |  December 11, 2018  6:40 pm
CCD, ehr, EMR, HIE, HIE XDS.b Interface Engine EMR
10 pts.

Do patients know what\’s going on?
I’d really like to hear from a physician standpoint – how much are patients, everyday patients, aware of the constantly evolving health IT industry, and the tangible changes it means to office visits? Do they know anything about EHRs, HIE, etc. etc.?

Answer Question   |  December 11, 2018  7:23 pm
ehr, HIE, Physicians
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10 pts.

Regional HIT
Which hospitals or regions in the country seem to be making the biggest gains in EHR and HIE implementation? Do regional differences affect HIT practices? How??

Answer Question   |  December 11, 2018  5:59 pm
EHR implementation, HIE
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10 pts.

Interoperability
Does mobile device interoperability replace the need for health information exchanges?

Answer Question   |  December 14, 2018  4:09 pm
HIE, Interoperability, mhealth
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30 pts.

Next step in tech adoption
Is there a next step for the government to encourage health care facilities to adopt new technologies like EHRs, HIE, e-prescribing etc.? Or is it up to the facilities to adopt now or be left behind?

Answer Question   |  December 3, 2012  6:42 pm
EHR adoption, EHR selection, HIE
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20 pts.

Readiness for NHIN standards with HIE
Is the NHIN standard going to figure into information exchange, especially in ACOs? It looks like nation-wide HIE is a long way off, maybe even a decade. How much time should be spent on NHIN readiness now?

Answer Question   |  December 17, 2018  2:39 pm
Health information exchange, HIE, NHIN, standards
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15 pts.

ACO final rules and regulations?
·         What do you think about the ACO final rules and regulations? What do you think needs to happen for the ACO model to have a shot at success? What would need to happen on the front of patient engagement and accountability?  

Answer Question   |  December 17, 2018  12:54 pm
Accountable Care Organizations, ACOs, Health information exchange, HIE, patient engagement
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20 pts.

HIE services and data mining capabilities
What services are HIEs providing aside from facilitating the exchange of electronic health info/EHRs? For example, secure e-messaging (Direct Project), etc.? Are there data mining capabilities?

Answer Question   |  December 17, 2018  6:25 pm
Data exchange, Data mining, EHR Integration, Health information exchange, HIE
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25 pts.

RECs and health care vendor relationships
do RECs work with (or compete against?) health care vendors who already offer a “community” system (community system = data sharing amongst their own products, i.e., ambulatory, homecare and hospital)?

Answer Question   |  October 24, 2011  5:56 pm
Health information exchange, HIE, REC, Regional Extension Centers, Vendor collaboration
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25 pts.

Complete Health record
How will SureScript and Direct Connect meet the needs of providing a complete patient health record anytime anywhere?

Answer Question   |  May 23, 2011  5:25 pm
availability, Health record, HIE
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5 pts.

Which HIE/RHIO should a physician join?
Hi Many physicians in large metropolitan areas, or in areas that border two or more states, have a choice of a number of HIEs/RHIOs to join (and perhaps pay some membership/participation fee).  In some cases, they do not need to join all of them to access their patient’s data across the continuum and all hospitals...

Answer Question   |  May 23, 2011  6:35 pm
cost, HIE, Physician Practice, rhio, ROI
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5 pts.

RHIO vs. HIE terminology
Why did people stop using the RHIO acronym and now use HIE?

Answer Question   |  December 17, 2018  1:51 am
HIE, rhio
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5 pts.

HIE Totpology
I am a HIE Technical Architect.  I am designing HIE with MPI/PI at the center of all interoperability.  One of my rival is Networks of Networks HIE topology.  Where no MPI/PI is used at the center.  Which topology is better?

Answer Question   |  December 14, 2018  5:00 pm
HIE, HIE interfaces, HIE Program
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5 pts.

Would it be useful to have an HIE mobile App?
I have been racking my brain on the value an mHealth app that has connectivity to an HIE or Direct project to whether or not it would be useful tool for care givers. What does everyone think?

Answer Question   |  December 14, 2018  2:41 am
HIE, mhealth
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1,785 pts.

Health Information Exchange in your area
I was wondering if any small to mid size practice has actively been using an HIE to review new patient charts and what their overall experience has been?

Answer Question   |  August 21, 2010  5:06 am
emr hitech act, HIE
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1,785 pts.

hie purchase criteria
what are the primary purchase criteria for HIE? for hospitals? for doctors? for RHIOs? thank you

Answer Question   |  December 18, 2018  8:00 pm
HIE
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5 pts.

What is the role of patient consent in health information exchange?
What kind of tools will be needed to enable patients to manage the transmission of their health data?  How could they control which types of information go to which providers in which circumstances?  (This assumes, of course, that the healthcare community believes that patients should ideally have such control.  However, if the community does not...

Answer Question   |  June 22, 2010  10:49 pm
consent, HIE, Privacy
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5 pts.

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0 pts.


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