Guam’s Health Information Exchange Secure Messaging Service to Help Improve Local/ Off-Island Medical Services Demonstrations at largest healthcare technology convention, HIMSS, highlights Guam’s technological process

On February 29, 2012, in Announcements, Press Releases, by ed.cruz

The progress of Guam’s Health Information Exchange system received national attention and was recently showcased at the Department of Health and Human Services Interoperability Showcase at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society 2012 Conference. Because of the local government’s efforts in implementation, Guam was chosen by DHHS to demonstrate its Secure Messaging capabilities using [...]

GeHC Update – January 2012

On February 10, 2012, in Announcements, by ed.cruz

The Government of Guam has been implementing a Health Information Exchange (HIE) to allow for the interoperable exchange of clinical data between providers on Guam, Hawaii, and the U.S. Mainland, in alignment with Federal standards for security, privacy, and interoperability…. Download newsletter.

Guam HIE Update

On January 27, 2012, in Announcements, by ed.cruz

Click to view photos from the Guam Health Information Exchange.    

Guam HIE Frequently Asked Questions

On October 1, 2011, in Announcements, by ed.cruz

Q – What is the Guam Health Information Exchange? A – The Government of Guam received a $1.6 million dollar Federal grant from Health and Human Services (HHS/ONC) to implement a Health Information Exchange (HIE) to allow for the interoperable exchange of clinical data between providers on Guam, Hawaii, and the U. S. Mainland, in [...]

ARTICLE: Business Case for Payer Support of a Community-Based HIE

On October 1, 2011, in Announcements, by ed.cruz

The Business Case For Payer Support of a Community-Based Health Information Exchange (HIE): A Humana Pilot Evaluating Its Effectiveness in Cost Control for Plan Members Seeking Emergency Department Care.  View Article.

Putting the “I” in Health IT Video – ONC

On August 3, 2011, in Announcements, by ed.cruz

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) has kicked off the “Putting the I in Health IT” campaign! Designed to make the complex subject of health IT and electronic health records (EHRs) more understandable and relatable, the campaign personalizes the nation’s transition to an electronic health care environment. ONC created a [...]