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Health Innovation

Velatura unveils new collaborative, data visualization product to increase healthcare interoperability

LANSING, Mich., March 26, 2019 — During the 2019 HIMSS Global Conference, Velatura, a subsidiary of Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services, unveiled a new product focusing on a collaborative, data visualization environment to increase interoperability within healthcare. Interoperability Land™, a simulated healthcare environment hosted in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud, is designed to power the future of multi-organization development, integration, acceptance and testing of innovative technologies. Within Interoperability Land, developers are able to safely design develop and test collaboratively within on-demand test environments, simulated Application Programming Interfaces (API’s) and API sandboxes. In addition, Interoperability Land offers minimal legal and governance hurdles, no risk of involuntarily exposing protected health information all while maintaining control of their intellectual property. During the conference, Velatura held a Birds of...

Bridge Magazine Opinion Editorial: There’s another infrastructure that needs maintained – health information

Improving infrastructure — namely “fixing the damn roads” and cleaning up our drinking water — has been among Governor Whitmer’s top campaign promises and is now at the top of her to-do list as she begins her first term as Michigan’s 49th governor. And while roads and bridges and water and sewer systems are certainly important priorities, Michigan also needs to improve ...

Interoperability Land™ to be focus during Implementation Round Table at 2019 State Healthcare IT Connect Summit

WHAT: Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services will be hosting a Birds of a Feather information session to discuss Interoperability Land™, an open source collaborative, digital data visualization environment. The session will take place during the 2019 State Healthcare IT Connect Summit. Interoperability Land, a simulated healthcare environment hosted in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud is designed to power the future of multi-organization development, integration, acceptance and testing of innovative technologies. More information on the summit is available here. WHO: Dr. Tim Pletcher, Executive Director, MiHIN and CEO, Velatura, will lead the discussion. Attend this session and find out how you can be a part of the solution and make true interoperability a reality. WHEN:              Wednesday, March 20, 2019; 8-8:45 a.m. WHERE: Stone Room, 3rd Floor, Hilton...

Early Bird Registration Now Open for Annual Health Information Technology Conference

Early Bird Registration Now Open for Annual Health Information Technology Conference Join MiHIN for a Connectathon, Legal Summit and Connecting Michigan for Health Conference LANSING, Mich., Feb. 18, 2019 – For more than a decade, Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services (MiHIN) has brought together leaders from across the health information technology community to share in successes and emerging issues. MiHIN will host Connecting Michigan for Health Conference kicking off with a Connectathon on May 30 and May 31, 2019, at the MotorCity Casino Hotel in Detroit, Michigan and continuing on June 3, 4 and 5 for the Legal Summit and our flagship conference, Connecting Michigan for Health at the Lansing Center in Lansing, Michigan. Early bird registration is now open for individuals looking to secure the best rate for...

Velatura to demonstrate new product Interoperability Land™ at 2019 HIMSS Global Conference Interoperability Showcase

Velatura to demonstrate new product Interoperability Land™ at 2019 HIMSS Global Conference Interoperability Showcase WHAT: Velatura, a Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services subsidiary, will be demonstrating Interoperability Land during the 2019 HIMSS Global Conference during the Interoperability Showcase. Interoperability Land is a collaborative, digital data visualization environment where developer’s intellectual property is honored and secure within a trusted framework while utilizing open source collaboration. WHO: Wendy Couturier, Group Product Marketing & Sales Manager Matt Englehart, Senior Digital Service Product Manager WHEN: Tuesday, February 12, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, February 13, 9:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Thursday, February 14, 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. WHERE: Booth 9100-K27 Orange County Convention Center Orlando, Florida In addition to participating in the Interoperability Showcase, WHAT: Velatura will be hosting an information session to discuss Interoperability Land. Participate in this session and find...

openAirWare Launches New Software to Improve Michigan Health Information Exchange

openAirWare Launches New Software to Improve Michigan Health Information Exchange  Automated, Real-Time, Health Plan Communication Claims Conversions LANSING, Mich., Oct. 15, 2018 ― Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services (MiHIN) has adopted openAirWare software that enables MiHIN health plan partners to securely and easily communicate with one another throughout Michigan. The software offers a newly designed real-time conversion from any Consolidated Clinical Document Architecture (C-CDA) to standards accepted by the American National Standards Institute for electronic data exchange. This enables health plans to obtain up-to-date claim status and related responses, including All Payer Supplemental Health Care Claims. The software also allows for core information from the C-CDA to be studied in conjunction with the Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS). HEDIS is a tool used by health...

How streamlined data exchange in Michigan provided a boost to population health

The road to national healthcare interoperability is long. While the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT finalizes the Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement, some states are venturing out on their own. Case in point: Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services (MiHIN)...

MiHIN Puts the Care Back into Healthcare with Salesforce

Improving healthcare and reducing costs is on everyone’s minds these days. But how? Michigan Health Information Network (MiHIN) is building connections between every healthcare provider in the state to help doctors better understand patient needs. The agency uses Salesforce to make it easier for the state’s healthcare professionals to get the information they need when they need it to eliminate inefficiencies and improve care. “Almost 90 percent of the $7.2 billion in medications dispensed in Michigan each year have unintended consequences — ranging adverse side effects, to symptoms that require re-admission, to nothing at all,” explains Tim Pletcher, Executive Director. “Not only is it inefficient when prescriptions don’t work as intended, but it’s inconvenient and unsafe for patients. Care coordination — the kind facilitated by our...

Michigan Health Information Network’s Patient Matching Strategy Improves Electronic Information Sharing

Marina del Rey, CA—August 15, 2018 — 4medica announced today that its master patient index (MPI) technology is being used by the Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services (MiHIN) to make sure incoming patient data is accurately and swiftly matched to the right patient record, helping to ensure the correct healthcare providers are receiving information about their patients that is exchanged through the statewide network. MiHIN uses the 4medica Big Data MPI along with a private patient attribute or “common key” that links individuals and their health information across systems and organizations. The combined solution enables MiHIN to match patient identities in real time. This is crucial, as MiHIN coordinates and bridges communication between providers throughout the state, a volume of transactions that numbers in the tens...

With TEFCA Looming, HIE Leaders Discuss Changing Business Models

Regional health information exchanges are not an endangered species. That was the message from a panel of HIE leaders at the 2018 State Healthcare IT Connect Summit in Baltimore last week. Panel moderator Carol Robinson, a principal at Portland, Ore.-based consulting firm CedarBridge Group LLC and former State Health IT coordinator in Oregon, asked the leaders for their impressions of the “elephant in the room” — the potential impact of the draft TEFCA (Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement) proposal, as well as a host of other topics. Michael Matthews, who serves as both chief strategy officer for CedarBridge and president and board chair of The Sequoia Project, said he was heartened by the fact that the TEFCA framework plans to build on existing initiatives,...

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