Health Information Exchanges Can Generate a Favorable ROI

In her January 30, 2013 article “What will drive HIE growth? Business value for provider” in Government Health IT (www.govhealthit.com),  Mary Mosquera discusses how HIEs can generate financial benefits for participating organizations.

“Farzad Mostashari, MD, the national health IT coordinator, noted that Camden Coalition’s director, Sandy Selzer, described how the Camden, N.J., health information exchange (HIE) has managed a sustainable return on investment because their costs are low, and they have found a way to add value, through simple ADT (admissions/discharge/transfer) transactions messages, with their existing business relationships within that community.”

Read the entire article:  What will drive HIE growth? Business value for providers