|Health Information Exchange (HIE)|
Consumer PreferencesThis facilitates establishment of patient consent at the IHS. Patient consent determines if patient documents are shared with external agencies or private healthcare institutions on the Nationwide Health Information Network.
When selecting NHIN Opt-In Limited, the administrator is provided with Deny and Permit Purpose of Use boxes. Emergency and Treatment are added by default. Others can be added or removed using the Add and Remove buttons.
Graphic of the Consumer Preferences Profile GUI with "Opt-In Limited" Selected.
"Deny" and "Permit" options may be selected based on patient consumer preferences.