Session ID: 
88

HIE Emergency Preparedness and Response: RSVPs from Florence and Michael

8:30am - 9:30am Wednesday, February 13
Orlando - Orange County Convention Center
W204A

Description

HIEs have served their communities well during times of crisis this past year. Learn how the Georgia Regional Academic Community Health Information Exchange (GRAChIE) and Alabama’s State HIE Program, One Health Record, supported Hurricane Florence and Michael victims by making their health records available at evacuation sites. Find out how these HIEs helped deliver coordinated care to patients impacted by these natural disasters. Access to health information is critical during emergencies, and HIEs are delivering patient records during our country’s most vulnerable situations.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Identify unique roles HIEs play during emergency situations
  • Describe importance of tight coordination with local communities in disaster response
  • Discuss emerging areas of value HIEs deliver in their regions and on a national level

Speaker(s): 

Chief Data Officer,
Alabama Medicaid Agency
Executive Director,
GRAChIE
Continuing Education Credits: 
ACPE
1.00
CAHIMS
1.00
CME
1.00
CNE
1.00
CPHIMS
1.00

Audience: 

Allied Health Professional
Physician, CMO, CMIO
Public Health Practitioner

Level: 

Intermediate