November 8, 2018 | 3:50 pm

2018 West Michigan Summit Recap

Great Lakes Health Connect wrapped up the 2018 Summit Series on October 22 at the Calvin College Prince Conference Center in Grand Rapids, MI. Each year, GLHC invites healthcare stakeholders from across the state to join us at one of several regionally-based education events we call the GLHC Summit Series. This year’s Summit Series included Read More

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Patient Matching: Are We Any Closer to a Solution?

Back in August of 2018, John Halamka, MD, CIO of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Dean of Technology for Harvard Medical School, cited what he considered to be four barriers inhibiting the achievement of national interoperability. His comments were made during an interview with athenaInsight, the Athena Health blog. In Dr. Halamka’s view, these Read More

October 26, 2018 | 9:18 am

#RealWorldHIE – Community Mental Health for Central Michigan

An informed safety net service Community Mental Health for Central Michigan (CMHCM) promotes community inclusion and whole-person wellness.  Individuals with a mental illness, developmental disability, and/or substance use disorder receive an individual plan of service that helps them experience a fulfilled life. Community Mental Health for Central Michigan serves six counties: Clare, Gladwin, Isabella, Mecosta, Read More

October 4, 2018 | 2:00 pm

Keynote Conversation between Dr. Karen DeSalvo and Doug Dietzman, GLHC CEO

Generating Health in a Digital World 2018 Metro Detroit Summit September 18, 2018 Troy, MI 9:00 – 10:00 am Dr. Karen Desalvo MD, MPH, MSc  is a nationally recognized authority on Public Health, Healthcare Technology, and Healthcare Policy. As a physician in New Orleans, she was on the ground in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, Read More

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#RealWorldHIE – West Michigan Law

October 4, 2018 A new way to provide clients peace of mind Passion for service is the reason West Michigan Law now goes one-step further after finalizing their clients Health Care Power of Attorney documents. West Michigan Law contributes these documents to the Great Lakes Health Connect (GLHC) community health record, known as the Virtual Read More