Resource Overview

This section provides background information about Health Information Exchange (HIE), including key terms and concepts, and where more information could be found.

What? - Description of HIE Resources
Health Information Exchange

Health Information Exchange

Curricula from The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology Health IT Playbook

Use this curricula to learn more about the basics of health information exchange. The enclosed resources are designed to be easily understood and to support health information exchange in your practice and community. In using it, you will learn: 

  • How to use APIs to support access to health information
  • How to send patient information securely
  • How to use automatic alerts during care transitions
  • How to exchange information during care transitions
  • How Health IT standards are used in healthcare systems
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This resource collection was compiled by the HITEQ Center staff with guidance from HITEQ Advisory Committee members and collaborators of the HITEQ Center.

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The Quadruple Aim
Quadruple Aim

A Conceptual Framework

Improving the U.S. health care system requires four aims: improving the experience of care, improving the health of populations, reducing per capita costs and improving care team well-being. HITEQ Center resources seek to provide content and direction aligned with the goals of the Quadruple Aim

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