Clinical Health Information Exchange Use Cases

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Use Cases for

Providers and Hospitals

Clinical Results and Notes Delivery

Avoid the burden of multiple connections and get your patients’ labs, test results, radiology reports, and clinical notes delivered directly to your EMR.

Transitional Care Management

Real-time or daily batched ADT Alerts allow TCM teams to improve timely post-discharge follow-up care for important financial incentives.

Reduce Hospital Readmissions

Stay informed of your patients’ hospital encounters so you can help them avoid preventable  hospital readmissions.

Clinical Summaries for Hospital Teams

The CHIE Alerts system automatically compiles a CCD when a patient is admitted so the care team has the patient’s history as they are being treated.

Hospital ADT Alerts

Know when your patients have been hospitalized or visited an emergency department so you can schedule timely follow-ups, avoid gaps in care, and prevent readmissions.

Multi-State Data Exchange

Through the Patient-Centered Data Home (PCDH), the CHIE exchanges data with surrounding states to allow access for regional treatment centers and care across state borders.

COVID-19 Lab Result Alerts

Safely and effectively coordinate interventions for patients diagnosed with COVID-19, especially those in greater need of physician oversight.

ACO Status for Hospitals

Quality Teams can enhance discharge planning with notifications when patients are members of an Accountable Care Organization (ACO).

Date of Death Notifications

Ensure appropriate communication with families of deceased patients, while avoiding fraudulent activity.

Discharge Summaries

Help your care teams understand the full story of the patient’s ER or inpatient visit with discharge summaries from the ER or hospital.

A More Complete Patient Story

Close gaps in care with data from more than 1,300 providers and hundreds of systems to fill in your patients’ stories. 

Value-Based Care Data

More data on your patient to accurately analyze outcomes and quality of care in value-based alternative payment models.

Transient Patient Data

CHIE data can follow patients who move frequently so you know a patient’s past and ongoing treatments.

PCDH Multi-State Exchange

Stay informed, even when your patients travel and receive treatment out-of-state.

Identity Management

Master Patient Index services consolidate duplicate patients and add data to records in your EMR.  

Public Health Reporting

Use a single data connection to complete public health reporting for Syndromic Surveillance, Electronic Labs, and Immunizations.

Use Cases for

Health Plans

Over-Utilization

Improve efficiency and care outcomes by identifying and following up with high-utilizers to ensure members are seeking care in the right setting.

Reduce Hospital Readmissions

Use data to work with providers and members on strategies in order to reduce preventable hospital readmissions.

Date of Death Notifications

Use date of death notifications to ensure timely and appropriate communications to members’ families and providers, and to prevent fraud.

Quality Reports

Harness a HIE’s powerful connection to ensure you have easy access to the clinical data you need for quality reviews.

Transient Patient Data

Patient populations that move frequently present a unique challenge. We combine clinical data from across Utah so you know a patient’s past and ongoing treatments.

Gaps in Care

Discover the gaps in your members’ care for complete quality reports and optimal STAR ratings.

HEDIS

Streamline your processes by gathering data from a portal instead of individual requests.

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