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    Hello Renee, Let me try again – you are absolutely correct that the related name KUB should not be associated with all of these AP View x-rays.  Thank you for your report and we are working on a correction for the next release. Best regards, Katy, LOINC Content Developer
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    Hello.  The LOINC terms are identifiers for the orders and results codes from the local compendium.  The reference range from the performing laboratory should be accompanying the lab value in the OBX portion of the message.  Units of measure should also accompany from the performing laboratory, although you will find example UCUM units on the quantitative terms […]

Approved HIE State Plans

Currently Approved HIE State Strategic and Operational Plans

Approved State Plans:

The list below represents the currently approved state specific strategic and operational plans for creating HIE capacity.

State Strategic /Operational Plans and State Summaries Entity Responsible for Grant Plan Approval Date California Strategic and Operational Plans To view the documents separately click here (easier download) California Health and Human Services Agency 6/16/2010 Delaware State Summary Delaware Health Information Network 5/17/2010 Idaho Coming Soon Idaho Health Data Exchange 12/7/2010 Illinois Coming Soon Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services 12/10/2010 Maine State Summary State of Maine/Governor’s Office of Health Policy & Finance 8/16/2010 Maryland Strategic and Operational Plans The Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene 5/14/2010 Michigan Strategic and Operational Plans Amendment 1 Michigan Department of Health 11/29/2010 Nebraska Strategic and Operational Plans Nebraska Department of Administrative Services 11/5/2010 New Hampshire Coming Soon New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services 12/10/2010 New […]