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MiHIN convenes statewide experts to advocate for an improved Advance Directive witnessing procedure

Published: 10/2/2020 -  Who would speak for you if you could not speak for yourself? If you have appointed a Patient Advocate, would they be able to say what matters most to you to live life well? Making Choices Michigan (MCM), a strategic business unit of MiHIN, has been helping community members create an Advance Directive (AD) document to help people identify their Patient Advocate and describe their preferences for care the past 8 years. One major challenge to completing the document, in both community and acute care spaces, is the document witness requirements. The law describing the witness requirements was passed in 1998[i], well before the internet became a household word. The current requirements prohibit caregivers, including medical staff, to witness the AD. Additionally, anyone related to...

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September 2020 Use Case Onboardings

Published: 10/2/2020 -  MiHIN is pleased to announce the following organizations have onboarded to use cases and now sharing various types of data, statewide through the health information network. To learn more about a use case, click on the link provided.         Affinia Health Network Receive - Medication Reconciliation Receive - Admission, Discharge, Transfer Notifications Ascension Geneys Hospital Send - Ambulatory CCDA/Summary of Care Ascension St. Joseph Hospital Send - Ambulatory CCDA/Summary of Care Ascension St. Mary Hospital Send - Ambulatory CCDA/Summary of Care Curative Labs Inc. Send – Statewide Lab Order-Results GAP Healthcare Solutions Health Directory Receive - Admission, Discharge, Transfer Notifications Active Care Relationship Service Henry Ford Health System Active Care Relationship Service Lake Huron Medical Center (Port Huron Hospital) Send - Statewide Lab Order-Results Muskegon Pediatrics Immunization History Forecast St. Mary’s of Michigan...

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New Content Package

Published: 9/15/2020 -  We're making some improvements! Look for exciting new content that will be available as we roll out our new MiHIN content package. To see what's available, simply click on the links to the right or visit mihin.org > About menu > What's New options....

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Webinar – Urgency of Now: The Case to Accelerate Adoption of Interoperability Rules in the Wake of COVID and Delivery Reform

Please mark your calendars for the Urgency of Now: The Case to Accelerate Adoption of Interoperability Rules in the Wake of COVID and Delivery Reform webinar, presented by The MiHIN Group. Click here to register. EVENT INFORMATION Monday, September 14, 2020 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. EST WebEx will be provided upon registration SPEAKER INFORMATION Aneesh Chopra President, CareJourney Robert Gordon Director, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Timothy A. Pletcher, DHA Executive Director, Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services (MiHIN) & Velatura Public Benefit Corporation (Velatura) Thomas L. Simmer, M.D. Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan (BCBSM) The nation’s healthcare delivery system is facing unprecedented data and technology related pressures simultaneously - COVID reporting, clinically relevant quality measurement, care coordination notifications, and earning patient trust to serve as their designated app. Each...

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MiHIN Employee Named Detroit Regional Chamber Ambassador

Ambassador Committee volunteers serve as a vital link between the Chamber and its members East Lansing, Mich. — Greg Cavanaugh, Senior Business Development Manager at the Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services (MiHIN), has been named to the Ambassador Committee with the Detroit Regional Chamber for 2020-21. Serving Detroit’s business community for more than 100 years, the Chamber is one of the oldest, largest and most respected chambers of commerce in the country.  The Chamber’s Ambassador Committee is comprised of business and community leaders who dedicate their time and talent to advance the Chamber’s mission by promoting new member participation and retention. “Having been born and raised in Detroit, I’m passionate about giving back to the community that has given me so much,” said Cavanaugh. “Although things may...

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