Wyoming Health Information Organization [WyHIO] Wyoming Healthcare Commission [WHCC]
Reports of Interest [ WHCC Website] John Snow, Inc: (2005) Final Report to WHCC, IT Management Subcommittee on Developing a Wyoming EHR Network Rural Policy Research Institute [RUPRI]: (2007) Status and Future Healthcare Delivery in Rural Wyoming
Reports of Interest Fran Cadez, JD: (2006) Issues Inpatient Safety, Report to WHCC Medical Errors Committee. WyHIO: (2007) An Inventory of Existing IT Capability in Wyoming’s Medical Community, Access to High Speed Internet Connections and Systems Interoperability Governor’s HIT Task Force Final Report [Draft]
Meeting Objectives Determine status of HIT/HIE in WY Determine status of HIT/HIE in WY Who is doing what? HIE? Telehealth? Assess need for HIT in WY Assess need for HIT in WY Obstacles to adopting HIT in WY Obstacles to adopting HIT in WY What needs to be done? What needs to be done? Short term goals Long term goals
Meeting Objectives Establish communication network between interested parties Establish communication network between interested parties Create HIT directory of interested parties Create HIT directory of interested partiesOrganizationsCommitteesTechnology WyHIR Website support
What Needs To Be Done? Develop plans Develop plans Action, Business Create Committees Create CommitteesTechnology Website Management Funding Funding Memberships, Service Fees, Grants Memberships, Service Fees, Grants
Action Plan Website WyHIR Needs Assessment Business Plan
Leadership Is there need for coordinated leadership in HIT/HIE for WY? Is there need for coordinated leadership in HIT/HIE for WY? Who should provide leadership? Who should provide leadership? State [WDH]? WyHIO? Other?