A comprehensive view of the consent process can be found within Recommendations for Standardized Consumer Consent Policies and Procedures for RHIOs
in New York to Advance Interoperable Health Information Exchange to Improve Care at www.
Axolotl Corporation is a leading provider of Web-based products and services that automate health information exchange and management for hospitals, clinics, labs, physician offices and RHIOs
Nursing homes in general will inevitably be pulled into the RHIO
orbit for good healthcare policy and self-interest reasons, says Mark Pavlovich, director, operations analysis, at Sava Senior Care, Atlanta, Georgia.
Organizations should look at RHIOs
and HIEs the same way they look at hospital information systems.
The IOM's recommendations will be powerful in helping to shed light on some of the steps that will be required to safely and effectively bring mental health into the RHIO
world, agrees Ronald Manderscheid, PhD, who at the time of this writing was chief of the Survey and Analysis Branch at SAMHSA's Center for Mental Health Services.
On March 20, 2008, the RHIO
went live, with all 24 participating facilities able to conduct teleconsultations with LSUHSC-S.
I am pleased to be presented with this award by the AMDIS organization," said Ted Kremer, Executive Director of Rochester RHIO
In many respects, this value chain approach to HIE is the opposite of the "traditional" RHIO
concept that has, thus far, seen relatively little operational success.
, the regional health information organization, is a secure electronic health information exchange available to authorized medical providers in Central New York.
In emergency situations, Rochester RHIO
will save lives.
The greater-Cincinnati tristate RHIO
, known as HealthBridge, used a $30,000 grant to add the capability to issue public health alerts to all or some of the hospitals and physicians offices in the HIE network of participants.
Powered by Axolotl's Elysium[R] Exchange, Rochester RHIO
is a secure HIE available to authorized providers to exchange and view essential patient information such as lab reports, test results, medication history, insurance information, radiology images and reports, hospital discharge summaries, and now elder services data.