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The Download – May 25

The Download Wednesday, May 25, 2022, 10-11 AM EST Join us for the May edition of MiHIN’s The Download! About this event Shreya Patel, MiHIN Chief Policy & Privacy Officer, will be presenting on the Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) 2023 Rule and the new CMS Streamlined Modular Certification (SMC) Rule at this month's Download. TOPICS INCLUDE : How the new SMC process will impact the way the State submits funding and how MiHIN's Use Cases are structured to meet their goals Requirements for providers, dictated by the proposed IPPS, who will need to meet them to receive Medicare and Medicaid dollars CMS released a state medicaid director letter on sunsetting the Medicaid Enterprise Certification Toolkit (MECT) and the Medicaid Eligibility and Enrollment Toolkit (MEET), and introduced the Streamlined Modular Certification (SMC). Through the...


Bits & Bytes – May 11

Bits & Bytes Wednesday, May 11, 2022, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EST Join us for MiHIN’s Bits & Bytes: a monthly workshop where stakeholders can connect directly with MiHIN solutions' designers and managers. About this event The 21st Century Cures Act included a requirement for easy exchange of health data by the end of 2022. Since the end of 2022 is not that far away, how is the health care industry going to accomplish this mission? Health care generates many types of data, ranging from simple to extremely complex, and needs a thick, detailed instruction manual. That manual is called Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resource (FHIR®, pronounced “fire”), and it’s the one that the 21st Century Cures Act specifies be used to accomplish the easy interoperability we described above by...


The Download – April 27

The Download Wednesday, April 27, 2022, 2-3 PM EST Join us for the April edition of MiHIN's The Download! About this event What does interoperability mean, why does it matter, and how can the Interoperability Institute (IOI) help? To more deeply understand patients’ and clients’ conditions and provide the best care possible, sharing data across the care continuum - among providers and with patients themselves - is critical. Interoperability is the ability of different information systems, devices and applications (systems) to access, exchange, integrate, and cooperatively use data in a coordinated manner, within and across organizational, regional, and national boundaries, to provide timely and seamless portability of information and optimize the health of individuals and populations globally. Health data exchange architectures, application interfaces, standards enable data to be accessed and shared appropriately and securely across the...


The Download – March 23

The Download Wednesday, March 23, 2022, 10:00 AM EST - 11:00 AM EST Advance-care planning (ACP) is the keystone of goal-concordant care, enabling patients to state their treatment preferences while they still have the mental capacity to do so. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has acknowledged this by accepting two Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) reimbursement codes for these essential conversations. But Does Advance Care Planning Impact Patient Care? Well… yes and no. Join MiHIN and Making Choices Michigan’s, James Kraft, Ph.D. – Program Director, Consumer Choices Learn More & Register > TOPICS INCLUDE : How people's preference change as their health status shifts How forms offer vague and sometimes conflicting goals for end-of-life care How documents historically have been unavailable when decisions need to be made The evolution of advance care planning...


Bits & Bytes – March 30

Bits & Bytes Wednesday, March 30, 2022, 2:00 PM EST - 3:00 PM EST Join us for Bits & Bytes to dig in to MiHIN’s state-wide interoperability offerings around the design, development, and implementation of application programmable interfaces (API) to the MiHIN Statewide Advance Directive and eConsent repositories. The goal of this work is to enable those providers that have declared active care relationships with patients to be notified or made aware of their specific care needs and preferences...


The Download – February 16

Join us for the February edition of MiHIN's The Download. The Download is a monthly webinar series meant to inspire dialogue, educate, and share with our Michigan stakeholder audience. Questions? About this event Earlier in January, ONC and the Sequoia Project, the Recognized Coordinating Entity (RCE), announced the publication of the Trusted Exchange Framework and the Common Agreement (TEFCA). Join us for MiHIN’s The Download to hear from Shreya Patel, Chief Policy Officer, MiHIN, on what this means and who this affects. February 16 Learn More & Register >...


Bits & Bytes – February 23

Join us for MiHIN’s Bits & Bytes: a monthly workshop where stakeholders can connect directly with MiHIN solutions' designers and managers. Questions? About this event February 23 Learn More & Register >...