Complete Patient Data, A Key Element to New York’s Response to COVID-29

Data sharing is critical, not just for patient care, but for contact tracing efforts to track the spread of the virus.

Interoperability and patient matching have been a longstanding issue in healthcare but the pandemic has shown us that we can't wait a second longer to fix the problem. Please join us for a webinar to hear lessons learned from New York about the importance of data sharing during public health emergencies.

Webinar discussion topics will include:

  • Sharing patient data with emergency response agencies and the role having a strong data foundation played in enabling rapid response
  • Perspective on the pandemic from the NYC Health Department, Office of Emergency Preparedness and Response
  • How two of NY's public HIE's assisted in patient & family reunification efforts
  • Contact tracing and the role of personal data
  • Lessons learned and plans for the next potential wave