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HIE policy decisions have great impact on volume of data exchange

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Health information exchange policy decisions, especially auto-query and patient consent, have a big impact on the exchange of data, according to a study published in the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association.

The researchers, from Stanford University School of Medicine and elsewhere, note that their study is the first to look at HIE organizational policy choices and how that impacts data exchange.

Health information exchange adoption and use continues to see “considerable growth,” but is driven only by a small number of states, according to a March report from NORC at the University of Chicago researchers.

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