March 27, 2018 | 9:29 am

Home visits added to Community Health Record

Great Lakes Health Connect is excited to be working with Carol Health, an on-demand home health service debuted by Spectrum Health in Grand Rapids.  Carol Health delivers nursing care exactly where and when it is needed.  The reports and documents created from this home visit are stored in the patient’s community health record. This will help their next Read More

March 6, 2018 | 9:30 am

2018 HIMSS Presentation Demonstrates How Partnership with Health Information Exchange Expands Access to Advance Directives

2018 HIMSS Presentation Demonstrates How Partnership with Health Information Exchange Expands Access to Advance Directives   Grand Rapids, MI – The 2018 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Annual Conference & Exhibition breakout presentation, “Expanding Access to Advanced Care Plans with Health Information Exchange” will identify the opportunities and challenges involved in launching and operating Read More

February 23, 2018 | 11:38 am

GLHC comments on U.S. DHHS Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement

FEBRUARY 20, 2018 Dr. Donald Rucker, National Coordinator for HIT Office of National Coordinator U.S. Department of Health and Human Services 330 C St SW Floor 7 Washington, DC 20201 Proposed Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement Comments Dear Dr. Rucker, Great Lakes Health Connect (GLHC) appreciates the opportunity to comment about the proposed Trusted Read More

January 5, 2018 | 10:53 am

Connecting Behavioral Health System to Hospitals on different EMRs

January 2, 2018 Great Lakes Health Connect is thankful and excited to continue partnering with Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services to support their mission of offering a full continuum of behavioral health services to the communities of West Michigan.  Better information at the time of care leads to more accurate diagnosis and treatment, meaning patients receive care Read More