MedVirginia: Reflections on HIE
June 7th, 2012
MedVirginia CEO says HIEs should be accepted as a standard of care
In the opening keynote address to the HIMSS Virtual Conference and Expo on June 6, the CEO of MedVirginia, one of the pioneering health information exchanges in the country, offered up some reflections on HIE evolution and future direction. Among other things, Michael Matthews said that the focus on return on investment is holding HIEs to a higher financial standard than other aspects of treatment.