Weekly Updates

Minnesota e-Health Weekly Update Archive

Weekly updates are intended to provide health related professionals with a Minnesota perspective on the e-health related news, and highlight some current events to consider in the context of e-Health.

Click on the link for the archive of the Weekly Update from the week of:

April 14, 2014 Topics: Rural Health IT - HRSA Training Grant (Scholarships Available); 2014 Minnesota Rural Health Conference Registration Now Open; e-Health Roadmaps to Advance the Minnesota Accountable Health Model; Minnesota Accountable Health Model e-Health Grant Program; Including Social and Behavioral Data in EHRs; Free Webinar: "Exploring the Impact of Health IT on Consumer Engagement and Empowerment for Communities of Color"

April 7, 2014 Topics: e-Health Toolkits for Local Public Health, Social Service, Home Health and Behavioral Health Settings; e-Health Highlights from Minnesota: National Public Health Week; Minnesota e-Health Initiative Advisory Committee and Workgroup Activity; Free MN Rural Health Association Cyber Conference: “Bringing Health Information Exchange and Broadband Together”; Minnesota Accountable Health Model e-Health Grant Program; Report helps care facilities boost workflow integration with EHRs; Benefits of Telehealth in ICUs Outweigh Costs, Study Finds

March 31, 2014 Topics: Minnesota Accountable Health Model e-Health Grant Program; Minnesota e-Health Initiative Advisory Committee and Workgroup Activity; Tool Helps Users Identify HIPAA Security Risks and Safeguards; Washington Data Exchange Initiative Reduced Medicaid ED Visits by 10%

March 24, 2014 Topics: Reminder: REACH Webinar on “Healthcare Data Analytics Portal”; Minnesota e-Health Initiative Advisory Committee and Workgroup Activity; Minnesota Accountable Health Model e-Health Grant Program; Emergency Department HIE Use Cut Admission Odds by 30%; Data in EHRs Used as Decision-Making Tool

March 17, 2014 Topics: 2014 Minnesota e-Health Summit: ONC Chief Dr. Karen DeSalvo Confirmed as Keynote; REACH Webinar: “Healthcare Data Analytics Portal”; Minnesota e-Health Initiative Advisory Committee and Workgroup Activity; Reminder: Minnesota Accountable Health Model e-Health Grant Program; EHR Functionality Needed to Support Primary Care; Free ONC Webinar: Nurse Practitioners & Meaningful Use

March 10, 2014 Topics: Minnesota e-Health Initiative Workgroup Activity; Minnesota Accountable Health Model e-Health Grant Program; Health IT Literature Review Report and Interactive Data Visualization on the Health IT Dashboard

March 3, 2014 Topics: Minnesota e-Health Initiative Workgroup Activity; Minnesota Accountable Health Model e-Health Grant Program; CMS Launches New eHealth University

 

Updated Thursday, 17-Apr-2014 08:22:17 CDT