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IHE's International 2020 Vision
IHE International has launched its 2020 Vision campaign to build a more robust organization to face the challenges of tomorrow. Learn how you can actively participate in achieving this vision. IHE wants to hear from you!

Healtheway Rebrands Itself to Reflect New Mission
New brand signals the nonprofit’s expanding role in the health interoperability community with future initiatives and broader health data exchange support planned. Read the full press release about The Sequoia Project.

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Your feedback is important to us and we hope that you will take a moment to complete the online evaluation for the HIMSS Information Xchange eNewsletter.

HIE Highway
Join the HIE inPractice Task Force
The new interoperability & HIE Committee is looking for volunteers to collaborate to promote in-depth looks at specific HIE and health IT organizations, featuring success stories, lessons learned and best practices and turning information into essential tools and literature for the industry. If you are interested in participating on this task force, email us at

Current Market View of the Usage, Value and Future of Direct Messaging
Recently the FY15 HIMSS Interoperability and HIE Committees conducted a nationwide survey on Direct messaging to learn how the marketplace is using Direct to facilitate health information exchange (HIE). To access the full 2015 Direct Messaging Survey results and to download the infographic please visit our website.

HIE inPractice Non-Profit Partner Feature
Randy Farmer, MS & MEd, Chief Operating Officer for HIE Non-Profit Partner DHIN, shares his thoughts on the first live, statewide health information network in the nation and provides a positive outlook on the importance of owning the entire customer relationship. Interested in featuring your non-profit HIE organization? Contact us at

Using Health Information Exchanges to Identify Vulnerable Populations (Part 2)
This blog discusses the basics for collecting data and identifying locations where data can be gathered on vulnerable populations.

HIMSS Exchange
Call for HIMSS16 preconference proposals
HIMSS is searching for full day, 7 to 8-hour program submissions to include in the preconference education programming to take place at HIMSS16 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Don’t miss this opportunity; submit your HIMSS16 proposal today!

A Look Back at the HIMSS15 Interoperability Showcase™
Discover the value of interoperability through a family's unique health journeys.

Become a member of the HIE Community
The HIE Community serves as the central convening point for HIE professionals to share ideas, make connections, learn best practices and leverage opportunities in a collaborative virtual community. Each quarter we host a 90 minute HIE Community Roundtable open to all HIMSS members that choose to be a part of the HIMSS Community. Join the HIE Community today!

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July 16
An Introduction to the HIMSS16 Interoperability Showcase™ & IHE NA Connectathon

July 22
Big Data, Big Insight

July 23
Advancing Patient Care: Secure, Mobile Data Access at the Point of Care

Aug. 3
Enhanced Skillsets for Future Nursing Informatics Leaders

Oct. 3
National Health IT Week

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