Itasca, IL (PRWEB) December 12, 2011
APP Design, a software development firm specializing in the design, development and integration of healthcare information exchanges, will again serve as a gold sponsor for the Healthcare Information XChange New York (HIXNY) Annual Meeting on December 13, 2011 at the Century House in Latham, NY.
The annual HIXNY meeting will bring together up to 200 hospital administrators, physicians, health IT professionals, payers and business and government leaders representing its 32 member organizations and many new participants from the 17 county area it serves. The event is a unique occasion for HIXNY to share its successes with its member organizations while also providing numerous networking opportunities.
"HIXNY is a sound example of a successful RHIO that is working successfully toward sustainability, and this meeting allows its members and other healthcare professionals to learn how that is being done," stated Robert Quinn, President of APP Design. "HIEs and RHIOs such as HIXNY can improve healthcare delivery in their community while promoting quality care and reducing costs."
Founded in 1999 by the Iroquois Healthcare Alliance and the New York State Health Plan Association, HIXNY is a collaboration of health plans, hospitals, physician practices and other entities in a 17 county geography comprising the Capital Region and Northern New York. A not-for-profit organization designated as a regional health information organization (RHIO) by the New York State Department of Health, HIXNY works collaboratively with healthcare providers to enable accurate and efficient decision making at the point of care. HIXNY currently operates a fully functional health information exchange which has been operational for over two years and offers the medical community a source for a patient-centric community health record.
About APP Design, Inc.
Founded in 1997, APP Design is a software development firm focused on reducing the administrative costs of healthcare, increasing user participation through E-Consent and building sustainable healthcare information exchanges through value-added services and administrative transactions. With extensive experience in healthcare EDI, the company delivers projects that process millions of administrative transactions 24×7. In addition, APP Design’s vast library of interface and conversion modules enables its staff to quickly implement complex projects with proven and tested software, providing its client base with a confident commitment to high quality and unparalleled service. For more information, please visit http://www.appdesign.com or call 630-775-1144.
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