State/National Collaboration

Statewide Health Information Network for New York (SHIN-NY)

As the Regional Health Information Organization (RHIO) for the eight counties of Western New York, HEALTHeLINK is proud to be part of the Statewide Health Information Network for New York (SHIN-NY), a technology framework spanning the entire state that allows health care providers efficient access to their patients' data, anytime and anywhere. New York State has been at the forefront of health innovation and is the first large state in the country to build a network of interconnected electronic health records of this kind. To learn more about the SHIN-NY, please click here.

      

Strategic Health Information Exchange Collaborative (SHIEC)

The Strategic Health Information Exchange Collaborative (SHIEC) is the national trade association of health information exchanges. Its more than 50 member organizations manage and provide for the secure digital exchange of health data for hospitals, health care providers and other participants serving more than half of the U.S. patient population. As the unbiased data trustees in their communities, SHIEC member organizations are critical to advancing effective, efficient health care delivery locally, regionally and nationally to improve health.