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Join the Webinar: Evolve from Master Patient Index to Identity Interoperability

The job of matching patient identities is becoming more difficult than ever before because of 5 major trends:
1. External data exchange 2. Patient engagement through portals and personal health record (PHR) apps 3. Analytics for PopHealth and outcome optimization 4. Innovative new applications and devices 5. Hospital consolidation

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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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Healthix CEO to Participate in Multi-Stakeholder DSRIP Session at The New York eHealth Collaborative’s 2016 Digital Health Conference

Tom Check, President and CEO of Healthix, will be part of a dynamic group of health IT leaders presenting at The New York eHealth Collaborative’s 2016 Digital Health Conference this December 6-7 in New York City. The conference brings together 500 senior-level executives for two days of exploration addressing how healthcare is being redefined through technology.

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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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