Pasadena, CA, September 15, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- NextGate, the leading healthcare technology company for patient and provider identity management, announced today its participation as a sponsor and exhibitor at the Strategic Health Information Exchange (SHIEC) 2016 Annual Conference. The SHIEC Annual Conference brings together Health Information Exchange (HIE) organizations from across the country that are looking for best practices and proven solutions to manage HIE data more efficiently for their unique data environment. As an interoperability and identity management expert, NextGate will showcase its Organization & Provider Registry, Enterprise Master Patient Index (EMPI), XDS Clinical Document Exchange and Intelligent Data Aggregation Server (iDAS) products for HIE attendees.
According to SHIEC, the annual conference will feature over 50 speakers, subject matter experts and national thought leaders addressing major topics and issues currently faced by HIEs and healthcare stakeholders. Ramesh Sridharan, Director of Information Technology at Rochester RHIO, a regional health information organization that manages 1.4 million consenting patients in upstate New York, will present at the annual conference through a panel discussion on provider directories. Rochester RHIO has been a longtime NextGate partner and reduced over 500,000 duplicate patient records across the RHIO upon go-live of NextGate’s Enterprise Master Patient Index (EMPI).
The 2016 SHIEC Annual Conference, in collaboration with the HIE User Group (HUG) will be hosted by Arizona Health-e Connection (AzHeC). This is the second annual conference for the national association of regional and community health information exchanges (HIEs).
SHIEC takes place Sunday, September 18 – Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch, located at 7700 East McCormick Parkway, Scottsdale, AZ 85258.
NextGate helps connect the healthcare ecosystem by accurately identifying and linking patient and provider data from different applications. NextGate’s iDAS (Intelligent Data Aggregation Server) solution framework leverages the company’s industry-leading identity management technology to organize and relate data from enterprise systems to provide a more complete and accurate view of the total healthcare experience. NextGate’s KLAS Category Leader EMPI technology currently manages nearly 200 million lives and is deployed by the nation’s most successful healthcare systems and health information exchanges. For more information, visit NextGate.com.