• Server work on July 27th
    The loinc.regenstrief.org server will unavailable for a few hours Monday evening July 27th. During this outage you will not be able to login to the RELMA program or submit term requests. This outage will NOT affect the loinc.org website. This will be the first of a couple of short outages as we upgrade our computing […]
  • Collection ID, User ID and Collection SIte
    I am trying to find a LOINC code that will map to Collection ID, i.e., the identification of the person collecting the specimen. I have tried every way possible to present this in a RELMA search and cannot find a suitable term in LOINC. I am having the same issue with User ID and Collection […]

Healthcare IT for Health Information Exchanges

Healthcare IT (Information Technology) for Health Information Exchanges

Sustainable Success: State CIOs and Health Information Exchange – While NASCIO has continued to track the role of the State CIO in

National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO)

Health Information Exchange (HIE), the recently released issue brief highlights the importance of a sustainable public HIE. State-run HIEs are mainly utilizing two types of usage fees and, in some instances, using a combination of the two. The first model, the transaction fee model, is used when charging for each set of data that is sent or received. The second model, a subscription fee model, allows providers and users to set a predetermined level of data access. The subscription fee can be set at a weekly, monthly or annual rate and may include varying levels of services.


As AHIMA points out, the HIE implementation challenge will be to create a standardized interoperable model that […]