News

Two-Factor Security Verification is Live

To enhance the security of protected health information (PHI), the New York State Department of Health has mandated a multi-factor authentication process before accessing data in the Healthix Portal. This process begins for Portal Users on December 20th

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eHealth Technologies Provides Diagnostic Quality Medical Images to Healthix Participants

Funding is currently available for hospitals and imaging centers to share their images with this service through Healthix.

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December Newsletter: Closing Quality Gaps, Highlights 2016, Two-Factor Security

The December issue contained articles on: the Healthix Highlights for 2016; Closing the Gap: Healthix Commitment to Data Quality and Integrity; Two-Factor Security Verification for Healthix Portal Users; News fromCrains Health Pulse. Fierce Healthcare, Digital Health; Marking World’s AIDs Day: Amida Care and ICL Celebrates 30 years Providing for a Community in Need. Also a Happy Holidays from the Healthix Team

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How New York RHIO Tackles Patient Matching by Fierce Healthcare

Patient matching continues to challenge healthcare organizations, though a glimmer of progress emerged in a report accompanying a fiscal 2017 funding bill, in which the House appropriations committee directed the Department of Health and Human Services to provide technical assistance to private-sector-led patient-matching initiatives.

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Healthix Community Consent Launches in Staten Island

The latest news announcement highlights Healthix Community Consent, which enables patients to provide consent with one signature, for all Healthix Participants. This approach to patient consent accelerates the ability of all Healthix Participants to access their patient’s data in Healthix, and receive clinical summaries, results delivery, and clinical event notifications to support treatment, care management and quality improvement purposes. Mount Sinai Doctors – Victory Internal Medicine, an ambulatory practice and a key partner in the Staten Island Performing Provider System was the first site to launch this service.

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New Healthix Policy Changes Go Into Effect Nov. 7th

This e-news announcement contains the latest Healthix Policy revisions: (1) Providing for “One-to-One Exchange” of patient information (2) Multi-factor security authentication (3) Additional Public Health use cases (4) Reduce lag time for reporting lab results from Healthix to patient portals (5) Give patients the ability to opt-out of having their data uploaded to Healthix

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October News: Cross RHIO Alerts, Health Claims Data Available, Digital Health Conference Discount & More

In this issue: Cross RHIO Clinical Event Notifications are Live; Health Plan Claims Data is Now Available; New Partnership with Verato Enhances Patient Matching; NYeC Digital Conference – Discount for Registration; Understanding the Risk and Rewards of Participating in DSRIP; Congratulations to NYU Lutheran on an EPIC Rollout; SHIEC Third Annual Meeting a Success

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EVENT: NYeC Digital Health Conference – Dec 6-7

Use the discount code HEALTHIX and get 15% off the 2016 NYeC Digital Health Conference (DHC) held in NYC. The event brings together hundreds of senior-level healthcare professionals to learn about cutting-edge innovations and foster dynamic conversation addressing how healthcare is being redefined through technology.
HEALTHIX and receive 15% off tickets.

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DON’T MISS EVENT: Understanding the Risk and Rewards of Participating in DSRIP

Tatum, Withum and Garfunkel Wild are pleased to present this complimentary panel discussion exclusively for Private Equity Investors, Hospital Organizations, Independent Physician Practices, Healthplans and Vendor Solution Providers. Hear from industry leaders on Understanding the Risks & Rewards of participating in the NYS DSRIP program.

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Healthix Strives to Enhance Patient Matching Within its HIE Platform

Healthix matches patient records from 300 disparate sources for more than 16 million patients through its HIE platform. In order to deliver the right patient data to the right providers at the point of care, health information exchange (HIE) organizations must ensure that their patient matching process is as efficient and accurate as possible. To this end, New York City-based Healthix, Inc., is taking steps to improve accuracy and efficiency in identifying and linking patient records across its platform through its partnership with Verato..

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Healthix Engages Verato, Inc. to Enhance Patient Matching and Linking within their HIE Platform

Healthix has engaged Verato, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based patient matching solutions, to enhance their patient matching application. “the Verato solution will further enhance our efforts to achieve real-time high-accuracy matching of patient identities in cases where it is especially difficult.”stated Tom Check.

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HIE advances efforts to match patients to their records -Health Data Management

Healthix, a large health information exchange vendor serving New York City and Long Island, is going live with a new service to improve the matching of patients with their records.

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Dr. Salvatore Volpe to receive prestigious Patient-Centered Medical Home Practice Award

Dr. Volpe has shown unparalleled commitment and dedication to promoting a coordinated health care system that achieves improved quality and access.

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August Newsletter: Patient Portal, Interactive Participant List, Alerts for 30-Day ED Re-admits and More

In this issue we introduce the new Website, Interactive Participant List, Patient Portal. PPS Partner integration, Alerts for 30-day re-admit, Auditor tool, Staten Island PPS recognition and J2 rated best companies to work for.

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Karen DeSalvo, MD, Steps Down as National Coordinator of ONC for HHS Role

Karen DeSalvo, M.D. is focusing on her full-time role as Acting Assistant Secretary for Health. Vindell Washington, MD, will replace her as National Coordinator, overseeing the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC).

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Healthix Breaking News – eCard

In this issue healthix highlights new HBI Solutions partnership to offer predictive analytics to participating organizations, 7 new pharmacies join healthix, OPKO’s BioReference Laboratories joins Healthix to integrate lab data of millions of patients across NYS, and new data initiative begins to fill data gaps in effort to align with Meaningful Use

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Why HIE Data Analytics are Critical for Behavioral Healthcare (Health IT Analytics)

In the healthcare industry, “interoperability” is more than just a technical term for the way electronic health record systems shuffle information back and forth.

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Healthix Community Consent FAQs

Why Healthix Community Consent? What are the Benefits of Healthix Community Consent? What if we are already collecting Healthix Single-Participant Consent? How does Healthix comply with federal regulations that require that data from 42 CFR Part 2 facilities not be disclosed? How will we know what the “source of truth” is if our registration system

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April Newsletter: NYCEPS, Medicaid Claims Data and More

This issue highlights NYCEPS launch, Healthix Selected for Medicaid Claims Data Integration Pilot,Healthix Certified with eHealth Exchange, Amida Care Expands Use of Healthix, Healthix Expands EHR Hub Models and Enhances Portal to Meet Customer Needs.

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Healthix Partners with HBI Solutions, Adding Real-time Predictive Analytics to HIE Offerings

Healthix, the nation’s largest public health information exchange (HIE), with data of over 16 million patients, has selected HBI Solutions to offer predictive analytics and performance analysis capabilities to its participant organizations.

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