Digital Bridge health care representatives brainstorm about the value propositions for Digital Bridge.
Panelists take on questions about the current state of the initiative and potential barriers.
John Lumpkin (left), chair of the Digital Bridge governance body, stops for a photo with partners inbetween presentations at the NACCHO Annual Conference.
Governance body members gather at a strategy meeting in Atlanta to discuss milestones and achievements over the past year.
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Based on current information, the first implementation site is expected to go into production in March 2018.
Jeff Livesay of the Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services (MiHIN) and Jim Jellison of the Public Health Informatics Institute will lead a presentation on how Digital Bridge addresses current challenges with data sharing between health care and public health.
The October 11 webinar titled “Building the Legal Framework Behind eCR” has been canceled. We plan to present the webinar at a later date. Please sign up for the e-newsletter for updates.
A panel of experts will share how the current eCR strategy will work, the technical standards that support bi-directional communication between health care and public health, and the strengths and limitations present in the proposed eCR approach.
Joel Hartsell will speak on a panel at the APHA Conference to discuss the Digital Bridge and communicate the value of electronic case reporting.
Beginning in 2018, eCR will be a public health reporting measure that eligible hospitals and professionals may perform for credit under specific Medicaid or Medicare programs.
See what’s new with the eCR implementations, and the sustainability and evaluation plans.