NC HIEA Data Disclosures

NC HIEA Data Disclosures to Approved Third Parties

Updated 8/26/20

eHealth Exchange Partners

The N.C. Health Information Exchange Authority signed the eHealth Exchange Data Use and Reciprocal Support Agreement in the spring of 2017.

We are currently connected to the following eHealth Exchange participants:

  • Coastal Connect HIE (Wilmington, NC)
  • eTHIN (East Tennessee)
  • Georgia Health Information Network (GaHIN)
  • GRAChIE (Augusta, Ga.)
  • MedVirginia (Richamond, Va.)
  • SCHIEx (South Carolina)
  • U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and U.S. Department of Defense (Joint HIE)

Live, In-Production Data Connections with NC HealthConnex

NC HIEA is currently exchanging data with the following entities for the identified programs:

  • N.C. Division of Public Health, North Carolina Immunization Registry (this connection is currently live for UNC Epic and in progress for multiple other EHRs)
  • N.C. Division of Public Health, Electronic Lab Reporting (this connection is active for UNC Health Care and Aegis Science Corporation)
  • N.C. Division of Public Health for the NC Diabetes Specialized Public Health Registry
  • The Strategic Health Information Exchange Collaborative (SHIEC), Patient Centered Data Home Network (PCDH)
  • N.C. Division of Public Health, Epidemiology Section, Communicable Disease Branch (pursuant to Session Law 2020-80, efforts are underway to build active connections in response to the COVID-19 pandemic)

View Participants Using NCIR Connection

View Participants Using ELR Connection

NC HIEA Data Access and Use Agreements

N.C. Department of Health and Human Services (NC DHHS):

The NC HIEA has entered into a memorandum of agreement with DHHS to allow for the exchange of data between NC HealthConnex and for the identified programs in these divisions:

  • Division of Public Health:
    • Electronic Laboratory Reporting
    • North Carolina Immunization Registry