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August17′ Newsletter: Ending the HIV/AIDS Epidemic in NYS, Stats Dashboard and More

Examining the efforts of providers, advocates, the AIDS Institute and Healthix, as we step up in fight against HIV/AIDS.

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Are you a NYS Licensed Facility seeking to comply with Title 10?

Title 10 (Health) of the Official Compilation of Codes, Rules and Regulations of the State of New York (10 NYCRR) requires providers utilizing certified electronic health record technology to become participants of a qualified entity (QE). We welcome you to join and connect with the SHIN-NY through Healthix. 

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Healthix Strategic Vendor, Verato, Achieves HITRUST CSF Certification

HITRUST Certification validates Verato’s commitment to meeting key healthcare regulations and protecting sensitive private healthcare information

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The Strategic Health Information Exchange Collaborative (SHIEC)

The 3rd Annual SHIEC Conference will be held August 27-30, 2017 at the Crowne Plaza Indianapolis. This year’s conference will offer sessions on SHIEC initiatives such as the Patient Centered Data Home™ as well as innovations in technology, payer relations and quality. Register Now.

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June17′ Newsletter: Higher DEIP Incentives, New Predictive Models, HIE 1-2-3 Explained & More

This issue contains incentive details, latest news and a video that explains HIE in New York State.

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Primary Care Development Corp (PCDC) Empowers Primary Care Providers

Watch this new video by PCDC that brings to light their history, goals, achievements and partner collaborations.

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May’17 Newsletter: Clinical Alerts Add Functionality and Reach, CCDs and More!

The May newsletter announce several Clinical Event Notification enhancements including daily digest, expanded clinical information, CCD attachments and Cross-Rhio capability. New Hub Models are announced and more…

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CHCANYS Names Rose Duhan as President & CEO

Ms. Duhan most recently served as Assistant Secretary for Health in the office of Governor Andrew Cuomo, where she oversaw policy and operations for the Departments of Health and Aging, including the Medicaid program. She also previously held the position of director of government programs for the New York Health Plan Association.

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How Can the SHIN-NY Make Life Better? Watch the Video

Statewide Health Information Network of New York (SHIN-NY) is a secure network for sharing secure clinical patient data across New York State. This video depicts just one way it can benefit patient care. 

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SHIEC Appoints New Interim Executive Director – Pam Matthews, RN, MBA, FHIMSS, CPHIMS

SHIEC also launched a search for a permanent executive director, to take the helm of the largest, HIEs in the country.

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February’17 Newsletter: MOLST Data, Radiology Images and More

This Issue announces MOLST is going to share data re: end of life care, NYeC outlines future year, Radiology Images Now on Healthix, and latest news on: HIMSS2017, HIE to HIE, Clinical Alerts Expansion, HBI Video, Enhanced Portal Security, Hub Models Expansion

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Check out the SHIN-NY Spotlight (Jan 2017)

The SHIN-NY Spotlight is a quarterly update on the progress the State is making in developing New York’s health information exchange (HIE), the Statewide Health Information Network for New York (SHIN-NY). In this issue the new Executive Director addresses the future, goals and innovations.

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New law enables New York clinicians to access patient data for minors via state HIE

The rule will help make available accurate and up-to-date information for minors who may see several physicians, or whose caregivers don’t have their medical history on-hand.

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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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