The Shared Identification Services for Utahns (ThSisU) securely identifies persons across clinical, financial and administrative systems required for the provision of health in our community for the digital era.
The Department of Health Master Person Index (DOHMPI) is a repository of linked identities from multiple Utah Department of Health (UDOH) information systems. This resource will be interoperable with UDOH programs, specifically supporting Medicaid and public health operational use cases.
DoC – UDOH Provider Directory:
The Directory of Clinicians (DoC) – UDOH Provider Directory will be a resource taken from multiple data sources with up-to-date, accurate information for use at UDOH. This resource will allow for multi-phase connections (patient to provider, provider to other provider/s) and be interoperable with both internal (UDOH programs) and external (statewide) provider directories.
Integration and Interoperability Assessment:
To assess and explore the integration and interoperabilit
Informatics Working Documents:
- Guiding principles mapping to help identify HIT guiding principles for UDOH, by Kailah Davis, Ph.D., Health Informatics Program, UDOH
- UDOH Interoperability Assessment Report, by Kailah Davis, Ph.D., Health Informatics Program, UDOH
Informatics Challenges of Population Health Practices
Ensuring High Quality Birth Certificate Data in the e-Health Era
Development of a Common Data Model to Promote Interoperable Systems and
Reuse of Public Health Data: The Utah Department of Health Case Study
Community of Innovators in Epidemiology and Public Health Informatics
With little effort, public health practitioners get and use the information they need to make well informed decisions that have important, positive effects on population health.