Special Edition - May/June 2018
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WISHIN Partners with PatientPing to Advance Care Coordination Throughout Wisconsin

The partnership offers payers and providers across the state increased visibility into patient encounters outside their virtual four walls

MADISON— (June 12, 2018)— The Wisconsin Statewide Health Information Network (WISHIN), Wisconsin’s designated entity for Health Information Exchange (HIE), is pleased to announce an innovative partnership with PatientPing, the nation’s leading care-coordination platform, to improve care coordination across hundreds of hospitals, clinics, post-acute care facilities, ACOs, health plans and other community health care organizations throughout Wisconsin.
WISHIN Webinar Highlights New Payer Use Case

WISHIN recently hosted a webinar titled “WISHIN Works for Payers.” WISHIN CEO, Joe Kachelski answered questions and explained how WISHIN is helping payers throughout Wisconsin by allowing them to access clinical information from providers through the WISHIN Pulse community health record for purposes of claims adjudication, prior authorizations, care management and the collection of quality data. Below is a link to a recording of the webinar.
If you have questions about the contents of the webinar, or are interested in learning more about the WISHIN Pulse community health record, please contact WISHIN at wishin@wishin.org or 608-274-1820.
Announcements
Save the Date!

WISHIN's third annual Wisconsin HIE Summit will take place Wednesday , November 14 , 2018 , at the Glacier Canyon Lodge in the Wisconsin Dells. More information on the 2018 Summit will be forthcoming in future editions of WISHIN Connections and on WISHIN's website. Stay tuned!
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