Two of State’s Largest Health Information Networks Connect for the First Time, Enabling Secure Transfer of Health Data Across Texas Governor Welcomes Agreement to Connect Patients, Doctors and Hospital Two of the state’s largest health information networks have connected through
THSA’s new video illustrates how HIETexas supports connectivity among the state’s doctors and hospitals so they can securely access clinical data outside their local HIE. Click here to watch the video.
Ensuring that privacy, security and accountability are maintained in the exchange of protected health information is paramount to building trust among all participants involved in the use of electronic health records. This critical goal serves as the basis of two
There is perhaps no higher priority for those developing the state’s health information exchange (HIE) infrastructure than the duty to honor patient preferences and privacy. As the state’s leading collaborator of HIE, the Texas Health Services Authority has made one
Most can foresee the essential role that the secure exchange of electronic health information will play in the future delivery of health care in our country. Indeed, Presidents Clinton, Bush and Obama all took significant steps with Congress and federal