November 3, 2017 | 8:00 am

Embracing Purpose & Reflecting Change

Great Lakes Health Connect (GLHC) is excited to announce the upcoming debut of our refreshed brand image. Our intent in making this change is to more clearly reflect and communicate the breadth and depth of services, stakeholder value, and commitment to community that we work hard as an organization to deliver each and every day. Read More

November 2, 2017 | 1:32 pm

MACRA 2018 is Upon Us! Prior Preparation Prevents Poor Performance

When the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) Final Rule was released, 2017 was designated as the “transition” year. The fairly simple requirements were intended to acclimate and ease the burden on clinicians. As we move into the final few weeks of the year, now is the time to assure that you are ready Read More

October 6, 2017 | 9:37 am

New Season New Connections

The pace of health information technology progress is aggressive. It’s sometimes difficult to keep track of all the new things organizations are working on and completing. With the fall season upon us, Great Lakes Health Connect is proud to share some news about five of our solutions and the organizations that will be using them Read More

September 29, 2017 | 3:19 pm

Five Take Away Thoughts From the 2017 GLHC Summit Series

It’s hard to believe that we are quickly approaching the end of the 2017 GLHC Summit Series! Planning began back in January, continuing since then with weekly meetings and many phone calls and emails. The Summits are day-long, educational conferences, offering opportunities for healthcare stakeholders and health information technology professionals in Michigan to share common Read More

Doug Dietzman
September 7, 2017 | 9:40 am

Hurricane Harvey, Helping Hands, and Health Information Exchange

Doug Dietzman Executive Director, Great Lakes Health Connect Two GLHC colleagues and I recently attended the Strategic Health Information Exchange Collaborative (SHIEC) annual meeting in Indianapolis, Indiana.  As a Board member of this national trade association of HIE organizations, I am proud of SHIEC’s growth in the past year.  The conference generated high energy and Read More