The news articles below include Mass HIway press releases, publications related to advancements in Health Information Exchange, and other articles relevant to the mission and goals of the Mass HIway and the care providers we support.
On January 8, 2014, Governor Patrick, Secretary Polanowicz and key industry leaders launched new services from the Mass HIway, Query & Retrieve. The event, Commonwealth Interconnected, was held at the Carl J. Shapiro Simulation and Skills Center at Beth Israel Deaconness Medical Center and included a live demonstration of the services in action.
On October 16, 2012, Governor Patrick and key industry leaders convened to launch the Mass HIway at the Golden Spike event at Massachusetts General Hospital's Ether Dome. The Mass HIway officially opened for business with Governor Patrick and his physician sending the Governor's healthcare record from Massachusetts General to Baystate Medical Center. It arrived and was integrated into the Baystate electronic medical record. Press highlights include: