Making information available to any provider treating you can result in a faster, more accurate diagnosis. Your provider having access to results ordered by other providers can reduce the number of tests ordered which can help you save money.
The HIE provides health entities with a timely, secure, and authorized exchange of patient health information for treatment purposes. The services that are offered by the HIE are based on national standards for secure exchange of health information.
The Health Information Exchange (HIE), a service of Strategic Health Intelligence, enables the secure sharing of health information among approved doctor’s offices, hospitals, pharmacies, labs, radiology centers and other health organizations. The HIE allows delivery of the right health information to the right place at the right time, providing safer, more timely and efficient, patient-centered care. Immediate access to important information helps with the collaboration and coordination of healthcare.