Minnesota State-Certified Health Information Exchange Service Providers


A State-Certified Health Information Exchange (HIE) Service Provider is one of two types of organizations granted a Certificate of Authority to operate in Minnesota:

  • Health Information Organization (HIO): An entity that provides all electronic capabilities for the transmission of clinical transactions necessary for “meaningful use” of electronic health records in accordance with nationally recognized standards.

  • Health Data Intermediary (HDI): An entity that provides the infrastructure to connect computer systems or other electronic devices used by health care providers, laboratories, pharmacies, health plans, third-party administrators, or pharmacy benefit managers to facilitate the secure transmission of health information, including pharmaceutical electronic data intermediaries as defined in Minn. Stat. §62J.495, and Health Internet Service Providers (HISP) as defined by the Nationwide Health Information Network (NwHIN) Direct Project. Please note, to the extent that information is shared without the use of an intermediary it is outside the scope of Minnesota's oversight law.

  • Resources

    State-Certified HIE Service Providers: Direct and Push/Pull -Query Capabilities (PDF 141KB/1pg)

    State-Certified HIE Service Providers All HIE Capabilities (PDF 47KB/1pg)

    State-Certified HIE Service Providers

    Name Dates of Certification Certificate of Authority Application Materials Contact Information

    Community Health Information Collaborative (CHIC)

    Type: HIO

    Original:
    January 12, 2011
    Recertified: January 4, 2013 - January 4, 2014
    Order Granting Certificate of Authority (PDF 159KB/3pgs)

    CHIC original application and recertification forms

    Cheryl Larsen, MS, BSDH, RDH
    Program Manager, HIE Services
    clarsen@medinfosystems.org
    218.625.6188

     

    Eldermark Exchange

    Type: HDI

     

    Original:
    June 9, 2014

    Order Granting Certificate of Authority (PDF 6.83MB/5pgs) Eldermark application and recertification forms

    Mark Anderson
    manderson@eldermark.com
    844.666.3038

     

    Emdeon

    Type: HDI

     

    Original:
    August 26, 2012
    Recertified: October 19, 2013 - October 19, 2014

    Order Granting Certificate of Authority (PDF 2.90MB/5pgs) Emdeon application and recertification forms Nathan Ludvigson
    100 Lexington Street, Suite 400
    Fort Worth, TX 76102
    1.817.887.0305
    http://www.emdeon.com
    IOD (formerly known as ApeniMED)

    Type: HDI

    Original:
    March 22, 2012
    Recertified:
    March 22, 2014 - March 22, 2015

    Order Granting Certificate of Authority (PDF 6.29MB/4pgs)

    ApeniMED application and recertification forms

     

    Terese Masterson
    Regional Sales Representative
    terese.masterson@iodincorporated.com
    www.iodincorporated.com
    602.466.1762

    Sandlot Solutions, Inc.

    Type: HDI

    Original:
    November 15, 2013

    Order Granting Certificate of Authority (PDF 3.14MB/5pgs)

    Sandlot Solutions, Inc. application

    John Locastro
    jlocastro@sandlotsolutions.com
    Sandlot Solutions, Inc.

    Surescripts

    Type: HDI

    Original:
    March 22, 2012
    Recertified:
    March 22, 2014 - March 22, 2015

    Order Granting Certificate of Authority (PDF 7.81MB/5pgs)

    Surescripts application and recertification forms

     

    Matt Koehler
    Vice President, Network Infrastructure
    http://surescripts.com/contact-us

    Application Process

    Each HIE Service Provider must complete an initial certification process to have the authority to operate in Minnesota. All documentation submitted as part of the HIE Service Provider's application for certification will be posted on the Public Hearings page while it is being considered and on the Archive Application page after the process is complete.


    Recertification Process

    Each HIE Service Provider must complete an annual recertification process to maintain the authority to operate in Minnesota. All documentation submitted as part of the HIE Service Provider's request for recertification will be posted on this page while it is being considered and on the Archive Application page after the process is complete.


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    Updated Wednesday, 18-Jun-2014 14:08:31 CDT