New Jersey

In New Jersey, the state has ultimate responsibility for the operation of statewide HIE. The New Jersey Health Information Technology Commission (an independent commission within the Department of Health and Senior Services) and the State Coordinator, Office for e-HIT are to ensure state resources are used to perform HIE governance functions. Refer to pages 121-130 […]

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  • New Jersey

    New Jersey’s HIE Strategic Plan offers a vision of government leadership and government coordination of the state’s health information exchange efforts.

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    March 31, 2010 | Filed under: New Jersey

  • New Jersey

    In 2004, the New Jersey Patient Safety Act (P.L. 2004, c9) was signed into law. The statute was designed to improve patient safety in hospitals and other health care facilities by establishing a medical error reporting system.  Events must be reported to the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services.  The system promotes comprehensive […]

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    March 17, 2009 | Filed under: New Jersey

  • New Jersey

    The New Jersey ABCD Screening Academy project developed and built on public and private partnerships to promote screening using the medical home model, and focused on improving linkages between primary care providers and existing referral resources. Specifically, the ABCD Screening Academy activities in New Jersey included: Negotiating a contract between New Jersey Health and Senior […]

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    February 26, 2009 | Filed under: New Jersey