Press Releases

Official press releases from Missouri Health Connection

7 HIEs complete data exchange agreements

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Seven regional health information exchanges in the upper Midwest are increasing the number of patient records they're sharing through a collaborative that spans five states. Click here (https://www.healthdatamanagement.com/news/7-upper-midwest-hies-complete-data-exchange-agreements) to learn more. ...Read More

Health Information Exchange Interventions Beneficial to HIV Care

Thursday, July 06, 2017

A recent study has found that health information exchange interventions can improve viral suppression in patients with HIV and uptake of antiretroviral therapy Click here (http://www.contagionlive.com/news/health-information-exchange-interventions-beneficial-to-hiv-care) to learn more. ...Read More

Value Based payment models

Friday, June 30, 2017

Claims are so yesterday — What is your clinical data strategy? Click here (http://www.hiewatch.com/news/claims-are-so-yesterday-%E2%80%94-what-your-clinical-data-strategy) to learn more. ...Read More

Widespread use of HIEs would save Medicare $63M

Thursday, June 01, 2017

New research shows health information exchanges (HIEs) cut down on redundant and unnecessary medical tests by giving physicians access to a patient’s current medical history. Click here (http://www.fiercehealthcare.com/analytics/widespread-use-hies-would-save-medicare-63-million) to learn more. ...Read More

Shout-out to Angie Bass and Jaki Porter from J2

Friday, April 21, 2017

J2 Partners with HBI on Predictive Analytics The most satisfying part of our work is witnessing the positive impact it has on patient outcomes. That’s why we’re thrilled to partner with HBI Solutions (http://www.hbisolutions.com/) to help healthcare organizations adopt advanced predictive analytics to support care management ...Read More

MHC 2016 Annual Report

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Please click here (http://www.missourihealthconnection.org/resources/MHC%202016%20Annual%20Report_FINAL.PDF) to view the MHC 2016 Annual Report. ...Read More

Recommendations to enable value-based care

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Here are some considerations and policy recommendations to overcome current challenges and enable value-based care. Click here (https://oup.silverchair-cdn.com/oup/backfile/Content_public/Journal/jamia/PAP/10.1093_jamia_ocx017/5/ocx017.pdf?Expires=1492534724&Signature=e~9oAHcIho8Q2~j~hc2Mqrr4oEQmyhDLXy0XNSu3G33bkshyXKJykkOMaYiG-Eu2VphvqeeR8YOJ1vvhx8MlLWU6yBkOqnZ3N2Ta5hlz3wvLjYhX6xFJb9-6~0e ...Read More

Value Based Care and Health IT Needs

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

AMIA has laid out nearly twenty policy recommendations to ensure that the health IT infrastructure needs of value-based care are met. Click here (https://ehrintelligence.com/news/amia-details-value-based-care-health-it-infrastructure-needs) to learn more. ...Read More

EMS Data Integration to Optimize Patient Care

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

https://www.healthit.gov/sites/default/files/emr_safer_knowledge_product_final.pdf ...Read More

People in Business

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: People in Business http://www.stltoday.com/business/local/people-in-business/article_1ee2623d-e804-5ad1-bcad-9bcff1c83872.html (http://www.stltoday.com/business/local/people-in-business/article_1ee2623d-e804-5ad1-bcad-9bcff1c83872.html)  ...Read More