Kansas Health Information Exchange

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Fri June 29, 2012

Kansas Health Information Exchange Launches July 1

A RN uses electronic medical records.
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A statewide digital network to exchange health records goes live Sunday and Wichita providers will be among the first in the state to start sharing information.

The Kansas Health Information Exchange has been years in the making.

Stakeholders began preliminary work on the infrastructure in 2005, and then governor Kathleen Sebilius accelerated efforts in 2007 with the establishment of the Kansas Health Information Exchange Commission.

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