National HIE consortium presents 5 awards

The Strategic Health Information Exchange Collaborative revealed its first-ever SHIEC Achievement Award winners during its fourth annual conference in Atlanta, which took place Aug. 19-22.

SHIEC is a national collaborative of health information exchanges. The collaborative's 70-plus HIE members manage and provide secure electronic data exchange for medical, behavioral and social service providers across the U.S., covering more than 200 million patients.

Here are the first-ever SHIEC Achievement Award winners:

  • Advocacy and government relations: Utah Health Information Network (Salt Lake City)
  • Community partnership: Health Current (Phoenix)
  • Innovation: Indiana Health Information Exchange (Indianapolis)
  • Quality and quality data: Health Share Exchange (Philadelphia)
  • Leadership: Angie Bass, CEO of Missouri Health Connection (Columbia)

For additional details on SHIEC's selections, click here.

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