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Meaningful use sets specific objectives that eligible professionals and hospitals must achieve to qualify for Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Incentive Programs.
Kansas is committed to investing in health information technology and health information exchanges as a primary initiative to improve health care quality, efficiency, and effectiveness of patient-centric health care for all Kansans.
The primary goal of health information exchange is to enable health care stakeholders to share data for coordinating patient care and to support public entities in achieving their population health goals.
This section provides multiple tools and resources to assist KHA members with their health information technology needs.
The Kansas Health-e Broadband is a consortium of Kansas health care organizations joining together for the purposes of developing and maintaining a dedicated broadband network.
The use of ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS applies to all "Covered Entities," that transmit electronic health information in connection with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act transaction standards.
Documents and Resources related to health information technology.
This symposium is designed for senior-level administrators, hospital trustees and other interested in rural health issues. For more information, contact the KHA Education Department at (785) 233-7436 or mwilley@kha-net.org.
Attendees will gain awareness of the impact of the prescription drug and opioid crisis in our state, be able to identify the effect of opioids on the brain and body, explore evidence-based strategies for prescription drug and opioid misuse prevention and treatment, including best practices for opioid prescribing, and engage in meaningful dialogue with other professionals across the state of Kansas.
For more information, contact Ronni Anderson at (785) 233-7436 or kanderson@khsc.org.
For more information on this event, contact the KHA Education Department at (785) 233-7436 or hfinch@kha-net.org.
For more information regarding this meeting, contact Dee Dee Dewell, Director, CAH Networks Outreach Services, Via Christi Health, Inc., at DeeDee.Dewell@ascension.org or (316) 858-4988.