posted on January 19, 2017 13:39
In 2016 IDHW worked with the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) and obtained technical assistance and guidance on forming a SHIP Data Governance Workgroup. The new workgroup will combine the CQM and HIT expertise to obtain synergies and reduce duplication of effort.
In December, the IHC approved six new measures for Award Year Three and two of thesix measures for Award Year Four. The approved list can be found at HERE.The SHIP Data Governance Workgroup will provide clinical and technical guidance on operationalizing these measures for the SHIP project.
Who are IHDE andHealthTech Solutions?
IdahoHealth Data Exchange (IHDE) – IHDE is our health information exchange partner. They establish connections with the clinics’ EHRs to improve care coordination through increased sharing of patient information among providers. IHDE also provides key data to the data analytics contractor for clinical quality measure reporting. HealthTechSolutions – HealthTech is our data analytics partner. They have established a connection with IHDE and are responsible for developing and providing clinical quality measure reporting. As a clinic, you will be able to view their reports at the clinic level and drill down to specific patients. HealthTech will also provide aggregate reports at the county, regional, and statewide levels.