Information for Physicians
The State HIE enables Hawai‘i physicians to share the following patient medical information over a secure electronic platform, improving communication and care coordination for patients:
- Lab results
- Pathology results
- Radiology reports
- Consult reports
- Physician orders
- Patient care summaries
- Hospital discharge summaries
- Medication allergies
- Medication lists
- Problem lists
The State HIE benefits your practice by:
- Saving you and your staff time. With faster access to patient health information, your clinical staff will spend less time faxing and calling other providers and more time assisting you and patients with providing quality patient care.
- Reducing costs. The State HIE will streamline processes for sharing patient information, increase practice efficiency, and reduce expenses for patients related to repetitive procedures and duplicative tests that will no longer be necessary.
- Improving health care. With the State HIE, there is more consistency and less error in sharing and inputting patient health information.
The State HIE service will allow your patients to receive better quality health care without compromising their security and privacy. All patient health information is shared and protected to meet HIPAA standards.