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Sep 19, 2013, 10:02 ET

Dr. Thomas L. Simmer of Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Michigan joins Michigan Health Information Network Board of Directors

 The Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services (MiHIN) announced that Dr. Thomas L. Simmer of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan has...

Apr 23, 2013, 15:07 ET

Surescripts and Michigan Health Information Network Enter Connectivity and Information Exchange Agreement

Surescripts' Clinical Interoperability network and MiHIN's Direct Secure Email will work together to route electronic health information The...

Apr 11, 2013, 10:00 ET

Michigan's Health Information Technology Thought Leaders To Gather in June to Discuss the Landscape of Health Information Exchange

Attendees Invited to "Connecting Michigan for Health 2013" Conference Scheduled for June 5-7  The rapidly-growing health information...

Mar 26, 2013, 11:00 ET

Statewide HIE Expands to Include Health Plans: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan becomes Qualified Data Sharing Organization with Michigan Health Information Network (MiHIN)

 Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan (BCBSM) is now a part of Michigan's electronic sharing of health information through the Michigan Health...

Mar 05, 2013, 10:02 ET

Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services, DigiCert and Nitor Group Facilitate Secure Sharing of Interstate Health Records

Project supports MiHIN's initiative to help improve healthcare quality and affordability for Michigan residents through fast, secure electronic...

Mar 05, 2013, 10:00 ET

Michigan and Indiana Enter Full Production for Interstate Health Information Exchange Using Direct Secure Email

 The Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services (MiHIN) and the Michiana Health Information Network (MHIN) have announced transmission...

Mar 04, 2013, 11:15 ET

Jackson Community Medical Record (JCMR) Begins Reporting to State of Michigan via the Michigan Health Information Network (MiHIN)

 Jackson Community Medical Record (JCMR) is now sending immunization records to the State of Michigan's Care Improvement Registry (MCIR)...

Feb 26, 2013, 10:30 ET

Michigan Recognized as National Leader in Use of Electronic Prescribing

 The State of Michigan is being recognized by the federal government as national leaders in the effort to enhance the safety and quality of...

Feb 21, 2013, 10:00 ET

The Michigan Health Information Network (MiHIN) Announces "Flex-staffing" Request For Proposals (RFP) for U.S. Businesses in 2013

 The Michigan Health Information Network (MiHIN) Shared Services has published its 2013 "Flex-staffing" Request for Proposals (RFP) for U.S....

Jan 29, 2013, 10:50 ET

Michigan Health Information Network Announces Addition of Robert Milewski to Board of Directors

 The Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services (MiHIN) has announced the addition of Robert Milewski to the MiHIN Board of Directors....

Jan 16, 2013, 09:21 ET

MiHIN Shared Security Services and New Chief Security Officer Announced

 The Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services (MiHIN) has announced statewide "Shared Security Services" for Michigan health...

Jan 15, 2013, 09:42 ET

Leading Michigan Behavioral Health Information EHR Company Signs Up for Data Sharing Through Michigan Health Information Network

 The Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services (MiHIN) has announced that PCE Systems, a leading provider of Electronic Health Record...

Dec 20, 2012, 10:00 ET

Southeast Michigan Beacon Community becomes a Qualified Data Sharing Organization

 The Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services (MiHIN) has announced that Southeast Michigan Beacon Community (SEMBC), and its Health...

Dec 11, 2012, 10:51 ET

Western States Consortium adds Michigan Health Information Network -- MiHIN -- as Satellite Member

The Western States Consortium (WSC) has welcomed the Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services (MiHIN) as an official Satellite member of...

Nov 29, 2012, 12:39 ET

MiHIN to Integrate HIPAAT Consent Management and Auditing Tools

New Collaboration Will Give Privacy and Security Controls to Michigan Patients The Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services...

Sep 25, 2012, 15:18 ET

Immunization Reporting Across Michigan and Indiana Border

 Organizations in Michigan and Indiana have successfully established a secure infrastructure to transmit health data across state lines. The...

Sep 25, 2012, 09:00 ET
HT Systems / PatientSecure - Biometric Patient Identification System which links the patient to his unique medical record, allowing healthcare providers to accurately identify the patient,  improving patient safety, preventing medical identity theft and insurance fraud, and accelerating registration process.  (PRNewsFoto/HT Systems, LLC)

Health Information Technology Cyber Security Advances in Michigan

Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services (MiHIN), the state level designated entity to improve health care quality, cost, efficiency,...