BlueCross BlueShield Partners With HEALTHeLINK to Improve Community Health Through Data Exchange

BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York today announced an innovative partnership with HEALTHeLINK to support physicians and improve health outcomes for BlueCross BlueShield members. Using HEALTHeLINK’s well- established transparent and secure data exchange platform, specific claims data will be available to local participating physicians. 

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Rochester RHIO Expanding Health Data Exchange with State Grant

More than 60 healthcare providers throughout the greater Rochester area are contributing patient EHRs to Rochester RHIO after receiving grants from a New York grant program, according to the Monroe County Post. The grant from the Data Exchange Incentive Program (DEIP) is being used to offset setup costs for enrolling additional providers and patient health records […]

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Crain’s Health Pulse Q&A With Val Grey

Crain’s Health Pulse recently sat down with our Executive Director, Valerie Grey, to discuss the role health information technology and the state’s health information exchange, the Statewide Health Information Network for New York (SHIN-NY), can play in improving outcomes and cutting costs, and what next steps need to be taken to advance care.

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HIE Use of ADT Notifications Jumped 95% Last Year at SHIN-NY

A recent EHR Intelligence article discussed the preliminary report NYeC released this month on usage of Statewide Health Information Network for New York (SHIN-NY) services. Researchers in the study analyzed the rate at which users of the SHIN-NY utilized ADT notifications and query-based exchange services from three Qualified Entitles (QEs) over a one-year period.

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