How will the industry address the concerns relating to Health Information Exchange and the potential data mismatches that exist inside EHR’s? As sited and referenced in a recent article (Oct. 2012), published by Healthcare Info Security, “a study found 8 percent to 14 percent of EHRs might have potentially dangerous patient data mismatches, such as...
Answer Question | December 11, 2018 4:03 pm
Health information exchange, HIEs, HIHs, RHIOs, single patient key, unique identifier
Given that HIEs are pushing for the use of CCD for PHI data exchange among facilities, how is the actual merging of the data into an existing EHR being considered? If the data is not able to be adequately integrated, and in the absence of standards, how can one be sure that the imported data...
Answer Question | December 17, 2018 2:54 pm
CCD, Continuity of care document, EHR standards, EHRs, Health information exchanges, HIEs
What services besides the exchanging of data are HIEs prominently providing? ePrescribing, secure e-messaging, Direct Project?
Answer Question | December 17, 2018 6:48 pm
Data exchange, Direct Project, ePrescribing, eRx, Health information exchanges, HIEs
The “build it and they will come” mentality does not work with HIEs. What outreach and education is being done that is making marked difference in enrollment and adoption around the country?
Answer Question | December 14, 2018 4:29 pm
ehr, EHR implementation, EHR vendors, Electronic health records, Health information exchanges, HIEs, RECs, Regional Extension Centers