September 12, 2018
Chris Nerney

Connecticut gets $12 million from CMS to launch HIE

State has struggled since 2007 to develop plans for health information exchange.
July 17, 2018
Chris Nerney

Study reveals gaps in data exchange between hospitals with many shared patients

"HIE is not developing in a way that facilitates information exchange where it might benefit the most patients," researchers conclude.
July 11, 2018
Chris Nerney

California HIE adds 1.5 million patients to network

Heritage California, Hill Physicians, and Stanford Health Care now can connect patient records to Manifest MedEx system.
April 02, 2018
Chris Nerney

New Healthix system gets more alerts to providers while protecting patient privacy

Essential Alerts is built on InterSystems HealthShare, which integrates data from various health information systems for care teams.
March 29, 2018
Chris Nerney

HIMSS backs VA's proposed rule to enable easier sharing of veterans' medical records

Rule would allow VA providers to share health records with community providers without first requiring a signed, physical note from the patient.
January 24, 2018
Chris Nerney

New York State HIE shows robust growth in 2017

HealthlinkNY expanded both provider participation and patient consents by 65 percent last year.
January 23, 2018
Chris Nerney

VA moves to fast-track data sharing with community providers

Revision to confidentiality regulations would allow VA to immediately release records to community providers without patients' written consent on paper.
January 02, 2018
Chris Nerney

Trouble in Vermont: State’s HIE struggling, review shows

The organization behind the state of Vermont’s health information exchange (HIE) has vowed to make changes in the wake of a critical independent review that revealed administrative and financial...
June 19, 2017
Chris Nerney

Healthix HIE connects with Mount Sinai, Northwell exchanges to share data

Public and two private HIEs all run on InterSystems HealthShare platform.
May 26, 2017
Chris Nerney

Rush Health debuts health information exchange

Chicago-based health network launches HIE powered by InterSystems HealthShare.