Learn what health information exchanges (HIEs) are and how they help with patient safety and quality of care. Sixty percent of Texas physicians are using electronic health records (EHRs) and have the ability to share patient information electronically across the care continuum. This webinar will help physicians understand current options and opportunities to improve patient care with HIE use.
The HIE environment
How HIEs can increase quality of care and patient safety
Data use cases; physician participation; sustainability
Released: July 16, 2013
Expires: July 16, 2016
Physicians in all specialties and practice managers.
Upon completion of this program, participants should be able to:
Define a health information exchange (HIE);
Describe ways a health information exchange can enhance quality of care; and
Determine if a health information exchange meets criteria to increase patient safety.
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