The ASTHO e-Health Project
addresses electronic health data, health data systems, surveillance systems,
and the capacity of state and local information infrastructures to measure
population health status and workforce capacity. The project is also supported
by the ASTHO e-Health Policy Committee, whose members include state health
officials and informatics directors.
Resources for States
ASTHO is engaged with various stakeholders at the
federal, state, and local levels, as well as private sector to promote public
Resources on safeguarding
the privacy of individual health data.
project - May newsletter
mandated that healthcare providers (specifically, all covered entities under
the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)) must
transition to ICD-10 on October 1, 2014.
HITECH Act and
ASTHO helps states and territorial public health
agencies prepare for meaningful use requirements by providing tools and
resources detailing the criteria, case examples, and guidance documents.
ASTHO is engaged with various stakeholders at the federal,
state, and local levels, as well as private sector to promote public health
, MEd, Chief, Public
Health PerformancePaula Soper
MPH, PMP, Senior Director, e-HealthGideon Scott Gordon
, PhD, Director,
Director, e-HealthRebecca Brady
BA, Analyst, e-HealthLindsay
, MPH, Analyst, e-Health