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:

September 15, 2014 Topics: Health Data Intermediary Application Received: CenterX; Health Data Intermediary Application Received: MaxMD; Study Examines How EHR Use Affects Productivity of Ambulatory Clinics

September 8, 2014 Topics: CMS has Highlighted Patient Access Measures in MU Guidance; National Health IT Week is September 15-19, 2014; Free Webinar; EHRs Show Potential at Increasing HIV Testing Rates at Health Facilities; Physicians Say EHR Use Helps Improve Outcomes

September 1, 2014 Topics: MN e-Health Advisory Committee: Workgroup Activity; REMINDER: HIPAA Privacy and Security Boot Camp: Working through Privacy and Security Compliance; REMINDER: Data Analytics Boot Camp: Leveraging Data for Meaningful Use; Study: Meaningful Use Measures Reduce Adverse Drug Events; ONC, CDC Piloting Web-Based Portal for Immunization Record Access

August 25, 2014 Topics: Minnesota Department of Health / Minnesota e-Health Initiative Wins State Innovation Award: View Video; HIPAA Privacy and Security Boot Camp: Working through Privacy and Security Compliance; Data Analytics Boot Camp: Leveraging Data for Meaningful Use; EHR Adoption in NYC Jails Improved Inmate Care, Study Finds; Beacon Community Study Identifies Keys to Health IT Implementation

August 18, 2014 Topics: Minnesota Certifies RelayHealth as Health Data Intermediary; REACH Burning Issues: Onboarding to the MN Cancer Surveillance System (MCSS): an EP Stage 2 Meaningful Use Menu Objective; REACH Symposium: Stage 2 Meaningful Use-Advanced Topics; EMR Adoption has Positive Benefit on Mortality Rates

August 11, 2014 Topics: REMINDER: ONC Interoperability Workgroup to Highlight Minnesota Health Information Technology for Post-Acute Care Providers (HITPAC) Project; New Studies Highlight Progress and Challenges; Free Webinar: Using Health IT to Reduce Medication Errors and Improve Patient Safety

August 4, 2014 Topics: REMINDER: ONC Interoperability Workgroup to Highlight Minnesota Health Information Technology for Post-Acute Care Providers (HITPAC) Project; AHRQ Report and Videos Show How to Successfully Implement CDS; Free Webinar: Keys to HIT Success: Results from the 2014 Survey on ACOs

 

 

Updated Monday, September 22, 2014 at 10:21AM