The San Diego Regional Healthcare Information Exchange (SDRHIE, aka San Diego Beacon HIE), is a new 501(C) 3 organization. SDRHIE’s mission is to improve the health of our community through collaborative sharing of information supported by technology. The organization will have an annual operating budget of $2.6M and a staff of up to 7 FTEs in 2014.
SDRHIE will provide the technology to connect medical centers, clinics, and other providers with each other to exchange patient health information to improve patient care. Planned services include a health information exchange, secure messaging, electronic connections between ambulances and emergency departments and connections to county public health services. – less