Tips and Tools for Privacy and Consent Procedures to Advance Health Information Exchange


Jesse Berg, JD
Gray Plant Mooty

Julia Reiland, JD
Associate, Health Law, Gray Plant Mooty

Session Details

Date and time: Tuesday, April 4, 10:45-11:45 a.m.
Learning track: Value Based Care
Learning level: Intermediate

Session Description

Privacy, security and consent management are increasingly important topics as the use of electronic health records (EHRs) and electronic health information exchange (HIE) are expanding. Learn about the Minnesota Department of Health's grant-funded work to ensure that health care providers have access to the knowledge and tools required to use, disclose and share health information in a safe and secure manner. This session will provide information on educational materials for implementing leading practices for enabling safe and secure HIE across settings for care coordination and other activities.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

  • Gain insights from current state initiatives working to improve health information exchange, privacy and security in Minnesota.
  • Describe the privacy, security and consent requirements for health information exchange.
  • Learn about new privacy tools and discuss how to best use available documents in practice.