02 Sep AHIMA Foundation awarded $1.2 million HIE grant
The American Health Information Management Association Foundation has landed a one-year, $1.2 million grant from the Office of the National Coordinator to continue the State-level Health Information Exchange (SL-HIE) Consensus Project.
The project calls for the foundation – the philanthropic and charitable arm of AHIMA – to assist states with nationwide health information exchange adoption, planning and implementation.
The project supports opportunities presented by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) to advance HIE development in a way that has a positive impact on healthcare.
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