Cache Valley Hospital (formerly called Cache Valley Specialty Hospital) is once again contributing data to the cHIE as of March 14, 2016. Cache Valley is a long-time cHIE supporter. The hospital initially began contributing data to the cHIE in 2013. Upon becoming part of HCA/MountainStar in 2015, they switched to HCA's health information technology system. Cache Valley is now contributing laboratory, radiology and transcription reports, as well as sending cHIE Alert notifications when a patient has an encounter at their facility.

Physical therapist working with patient on upper extremity exercisesAuthorized cHIE users can augment their patient records with data from important new sources! As of February 5, 2016,data is available from Intermountain Healthcare’s 22 hospitals and over 185 clinics in Utah and Idaho, and from the Veterans’ Affairs Health Care System, including emergency services and 10 community clinics in Utah, Idaho and Nevada. Additionally, St. Mark’s Hospital and Lone Peak Hospital are sharing more detailed patient records in the CCD (Continuity of Care Document) format.

Support Crossword ConceptUHIN is excited to announce our latest payer connection! As of January 8, 2016, you can send electronic professional and institutional claims (837P and 837I) to HSA Health Plan! You can also send eligibility queries (270) to check patients’ HSA Health Plan coverage and determine payment responsibility. Save time and money with fewer paper documents to process and phone calls to make!