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Velatura Public Benefit Corporation Partners with Georgia Health Information Network to Enhance Current Health Information Exchange

Published: 2/3/2021 -  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  For additional information, contact:   Emily Mata | Communications Manager 517.745.8835 | emily.mata@mihin.org   Velatura Public Benefit Corporation Partners with Georgia Health Information Network to Enhance Current Health Information Exchange  ANN ARBOR, Mich. — The Georgia Health Information Network (GaHIN), the state-designated health information exchange (HIE) for Georgia, today announced its contract with Velatura Public Benefit Corporation (Velatura). The partnership will replace GaHIN’s current health information platform and expand services for Georgia providers.  GaHIN facilitates the use and secure exchange of patient health information so providers have the information they need at the point of care, resulting in improved quality of care, better health outcomes and reductions in cost. Velatura’s advanced tools and service offerings will reduce onboarding burden and provide more value proposition to HIE members, encouraging more participation within Georgia and across the country...

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The Download – March 2

Join MiHIN for The Download, a monthly webinar featuring Michigan HIE news and updates on policy, use cases, data-sharing tools, and more. This virtual forum provides a timely and focused setting for MiHIN’s trusted data-exchange partners and other interested parties to be informed about how MiHIN’s shared services are improving health and healthcare throughout Michigan...

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Use Case Onboardings – January

Published: 2/1/2021 -  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.  Active Care Relationship Service  VillageMD Michigan   Admission, Discharge, Transfer Notifications  Tandem 365  VillageMD Michigan   Common Key Service  Garden City Hospital   Immunization History-Forecast  Exclusive Physicians, PLLC   Lab Orders-Results  eMed Labs, LLC.  Northwest Labs Inc  Priva Path Labs (DBA LGC Labs)  Rapid Biosense LLC   Medication Reconciliation  VillageMD Michigan        ...

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MiHIN New Service – Care Coordinator IDs

Published: 1/29/2021 -  MiHIN is happy to announce a new service to help make electronic health information solutions more accessible to care coordinators in Michigan. Care coordinators are an essential part of the health care team. Most often RNs, care coordinators work across the care continuum—including hospitals, primary care, specialties, and post-acute —to provide help and continuity to patients who are high-risk or have complex needs beyond a single episode of care. Despite their critical importance, care coordinators have not historically been able to leverage Health Information Technology (HIT) solutions because many HIT solutions are designed with clinical providers in mind and either don’t fit the needs of care coordinators or aren’t accessible to them. Care coordinators whose organizations participate with MiHIN are now able to request a...

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MiHIN Imaging Workshop Recap

Published: 1/29/2021 -  Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services (MiHIN) has begun convening key stakeholders throughout the state of Michigan to help frame a statewide data sharing opportunity for exchanging medical images. This virtual collaborative workshop series is designed to identify key barriers in exchanging medical images today and prioritize data sharing scenarios based on the additional value for the community. The workshops will focus on building a multi-vendor initiative to broaden the conversation and barriers that are present when sharing medical images between systems. The workshops will result in a White Paper that frames the data sharing opportunity and the associated issues that will be used as the foundation for developing the required functionality to enhance the existing use case. Our first session, The Current State & Vendor...

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Velatura Public Benefit Corporation Partners with Care Convene

Published: 1/25/2021 -  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For additional information, contact: Emily Mata| Communications Manager 517.745.8835| emily.mata@mihin.org Velatura Public Benefit Corporation Partners with Care Convene Partnership with Michigan-based virtual health platform advances goal of improving telehealth ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Velatura Public Benefit Corporation (VPBC), an industry leader in providing HIT and HIE consulting, development, implementation and operations services in states across the nation, today announced that it has increased its partnership with Care Convene, a Michigan-based virtual health platform...

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Velatura HIE Corporation and Velatura Services Announce Executive Leadership Appointments

Published: 1/19/2021 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For additional information, contact: Emily Mata | Marketing & Communications Manager Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services 517.745.8835 emily.mata@mihin.org Velatura HIE Corporation and Velatura Services Announce Executive Leadership Appointments Newly appointed leaders will help move national HIE leader forward GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. —Velatura HIE Corporation and Velatura Services, operating subsidiaries of Velatura Public Benefit Company (VPBC), today announced the selection of executive leadership. Angie Bass, former President and CEO of Midwest Health Connection (MHC)has been named Executive Vice President of Velatura HIE Corporation, and Rick Wilkening, formerly of Velatura LLC., has been named Executive Vice President of Velatura Services. Both assumed their respective roles on Jan. 4, 2021...

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The Download – February 2

Join MiHIN for The Download, a monthly webinar featuring Michigan HIE news and updates on policy, use cases, data-sharing tools, and more. This virtual forum provides a timely and focused setting for MiHIN’s trusted data-exchange partners and other interested parties to be informed about how MiHIN’s shared services are improving health and healthcare throughout Michigan...

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Use Case Onboardings – December

Published: 1/11/2021 -  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.   Active Care Relationship Service Reliance ACO Tandem365   Admission, Discharge, Transfer Notifications Bronson Healthcare Group Oakland Physician Network Services (OPNS) Reliance ACO   Ambulatory CCDA Ascension Borgess Hospital (MIKAL) Aspirus Health Beaumont Health System Hypertension Nephrology Associates   Lab Orders-Results Arctic Medical Laboratories Aurora Diagnostics Pathology Laboratory Catalyst Diagnostic LLC. Oakland Physician Network (OPNS) Otsego Memorial Hospital RCA Laboratory Services LLC (DBA Genetworx) Warde Medical Laboratory   Longitudinal Record (LOR) Aurora Diagnostics Pathology Laboratory   Medication Reconciliation Northern Physicians Organization (NPO)   Social Determinants of Health (SDOH) Huron Valley Physician Association (HVPA) Greater Flint Health Coalition (GFHC)...

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USQHIN – An Alternative Nationwide Health Information Network 

Published: 1/11/2021 -  USQHIN – An Alternative Nationwide Health Information Network The United States Health Information Network (USQHIN), a wholly owned subsidiary of Velatura Public Benefit Corporation, has been launched in response to pending federal regulatory guidelines as outlined in the Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement (TEFCA). USQHIN seeks to offer an alternative nationwide health information network, focused on rationalizing interstate data exchange at national scale.   The 21st Century Cures Act mandates that the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) establish a TEFCA to enable health information exchange across disparate networks. Some of the stated goals set by the ONC include providing a single “on-ramp” for nationwide connectivity; ensuring the integrity and security of data as it is delivered where and when needed and be scalable across the country. The draft document...

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