Washington Provider Interoperability 2018 Report

Interoperability – Provider Onboarding

Reporting Period: March 2019

Currently Onboarding: 48 Providers

Successful Onboards to Date: 15 Providers

Provided By: Scientific Technologies Corporation

Providers Actively Onboarding
2018 – End of Year

Provider Phases
As Of 4/8/2019

Providers with Stalled Activity
Oct. 2018 – Current

Wait Listed Providers
As of 4/8/2019

Overview of Provider Progression
2018 – End of Year

News and Notes


Provider HIE Connection News:

  • 15 Providers are now Live!
  • WA DOH  Web Services option is progressing.   WA Tech to begin technical work needed for Web Services option.  Timeline is still to be determined.

Providers Requiring More than 1 Test DQA :

  • No providers required additional DQAs during February.

Providers Interested in 1-Year of Financial Assistance :

  • Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories may be interested in establishing an HIE connection if they can receive financial assistance to cover the expenses of the first year.  Linda Pursley will continue to follow any developments for this provider.

Continued Issue Mitigation:

  • A web services connection option is being planned for upcoming implementation.  This option will allow providers with numerous EHR types to now onboard.  These providers were previously unable to onboard through the HIE due to the AS2 connection requirement.
  • Providers who are slow to respond to next-step requests are being contacted by phone and e-mail.