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The Download

A webinar series meant to inspire dialogue, educate, and share with our MI stakeholder’s audience that will take place the 3rd Wednesday of each month. Questions? joanne.jarvi@mihin.org
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Bits & Bytes

A monthly workshop where stakeholders can connect directly with product, services, tools, with designers and managers on the last Wednesday of each month. Questions? joanne.jarvi@mihin.org
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Workshops & Webinars

Physician Payer Quality Collaborative (PPQC)

      • Purpose: Discuss common pain points in quality measure / gaps in care exchange and advance the architecture that centralizes and standardizes the data flow. The goal is to reduce burden on provider communities and maximize the accuracy of measure calculations.
      • If you are a data sender (PO) or receiver (Payer) and are interested in attending, contact bo.borgnakke@mihin.org
        • April 28
        • July 28
        • October 27

Social Determinants of Health Series

      • In 2020, MiHIN hosted a workshop series with multi-sector stakeholders from across Michigan as groundwork to co-develop optimal pathways for collecting and sharing SDoH data in order to improve health. The recordings are available below for your viewing.
      • This year MiHIN is continuing this important SDOH work. In January, a series of Cross-Sector Data Exchange virtual workshops were hosted for Community Based Organizations, Health Care Teams, and Government Entities to foster important conversations with organizations invested in peoples’ care. Slides from these sessions are available below for your viewing. Additionally, if you’d like to engage in further conversation, contact Joanne Jarvi, Senior Director of Outreach & Market Communications at joanne.jarvi@mihin.org.

Health IT Insights

2021 Webinar Archive:

 


External Conferences/Events

Healthcare is an ever-growing enterprise, and because of that MiHIN partners with organization from the local to national level to continuously spotlight changes and successes, and share knowledge and ideas learned in Michigan. If you’re planning any conferences, workshops, or other events in 2022, we would love the opportunity to partner with you. Please reach out to Joanne Jarvi, Director of Outreach and Advancement, at joanne.jarvi@mihin.org with your offerings and ideas!

      • HIMSS22 – March 14-18, 2022
        • Tim Pletcher will be part of an AWS spotlight with Cloudticity to present on the accomplishments MiHIN has made by using AWS and partnering with Cloudticity
      • 2022 State HIT Connect Summit – April 18-20, 2022
        • April 20 from 8am-845am – States of Implementation Roundtable 9: The State and the HIE: Better Health by Safely Including 42 CFR Part 2 Organizations in the HIE – speaker: Van Ly
      • Executive War College National Lab Hub – June 6-9, 2022
        • Tim Pletcher speaking with 4medica

 


Connecting Michigan for Health and More

Thank you for helping to make the 2021 Connecting Michigan for Health and More event series a great success! We couldn’t have done it without the support of our sponsors, speakers, and attendees. Recordings and presentation decks can be found HERE.

In 2022, we look forward to continuing to convene our partners as we work towards co-creating a Michigan healthcare ecosystem that improves patient experiences and overall health while reducing costs and truly elevating care. If you’re planning any conferences, workshops, or other events in 2022, we would love the opportunity to partner with you. Please reach out to Joanne Jarvi, Director of Outreach and Advancement, at joanne.jarvi@mihin.org with your offerings and ideas!

 


Events Related News

 

MiHIN to present at SHIEC about community collaboration and how to improve patient matching

WHAT: Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services (MiHIN) will speak at the 2019 Strategic Health Information Exchange Collaborative during two sessions: A Payer Panel Discussion: Common Interests and Community Collaboration and How to Improve Patient Matching - 4 Proven Methods. Dr. Tim Pletcher, Executive Director, MiHIN and Velatura Public Benefit Corporation (Velatura), will speak during a panel on how Michigan engages with payers to align incentives to drive statewide interoperability, use case adoption and value creation. James Noland, Senior Product Marketing Manager, MiHIN, will speak during a panel on Michigan’s unique approach to patient matching utilizing 4Medica’s Big Data MPI along with a common key, a private attribute to link individuals with their health information. More information on the summit is available here. WHO: Dr. Tim Pletcher, Executive Director, MiHIN and...

MiHIN to speak at Medicaid Enterprise Systems Conference on integration of proposed CMS/ONC rules; platform for integration

WHAT: Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services (MiHIN) will speak at the 2019 Medicaid Enterprise Systems Conference (MESC) during Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR)® Standards and Medicaid workshop and CMS Patient Access and Interoperability – Implementing APIs in Medicaid presentation in Chicago. Matt Englehart, Director, Research and Development, MiHIN, will discuss how Interoperability Land™ can be used to integrate FHIR® standards and open APIs in a safe, secure, collaborative environment. Dr. Tim Pletcher, Executive Director, MiHIN and Velatura Public Benefit Corporation (Velatura) will speak about how MiHIN has created Interoperability Land™ to help organizations comply with the upcoming proposed rules by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology to comply with data sharing via application programming interfaces. More information...

2019 Connecting Michigan for Health conference features national health technology experts and Michigan leaders

LANSING, Mich., July 1, 2019 — Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services (MiHIN) brought together more than 350 health information and technology professionals and state and national health policymakers for the 2019 Connecting Michigan for Health conference and legal summit, which was held June 3 - 5 in Lansing. This year’s conference focused on the boosting the power of connectivity and featured sessions on opioids in Michigan, the integration of electronic data exchange within correctional facilities and foster care system, how schools are changing the way immunizations are reported and shared, and the exchange of behavioral health information. “MiHIN is proud to bring together national and state thoughtleaders and policymakers focused on leveraging health information to ultimately provide better care for Michiganders,” said Tim Pletcher, executive director...

Interoperability Land™ Debut a Major Success at Detroit Healthcare-Finance 2019 Connectathon

DETROIT, Mich., June 4, 2019 – Health information technology leaders from across the state gathered at the MotorCity Casino in Detroit for the 2019 Connectathon, hosted by Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services (MiHIN). The Connectathon brought together individuals who serve in technical and non-technical roles to create new, innovative solutions to healthcare interoperability using open application program interfaces and patterns that work in other industries such as finance. The 36-hour event, sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, Cloudticity, Augusto and Yodlee, encouraged attendees to blend their collective knowledge of healthcare data exchange with technical knowhow, collaborate on open business models, digital identify proofing, block chain and was the first public introduction of Interoperability Land™ (IOL). IOL is a shared digital platform designed to power...