1-1 Discussion: Benefits of Health Information Exchange Technology
Across the United States, states and territories have worked with the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) to develop and implement HIE, the ability for authorized healthcare providers to securely share real-time information electronically.
For this discussion, begin by reviewing the Health Information Exchange: Making a Difference video (4:07)
and the Healthcare Information Exchange (HIE): Considerations for Engaging North Carolina Consumers article.
Then, evaluate the impact of HIE models on patient outcomes, healthcare organizations, and the public good.