Seamless Transition

The Public Health Division of the Wyoming Department of Health was faced with several challenges with their existing NEDSS Base System (NBS) implementation. These included the need to modernize their electronic laboratory reporting (ELR) architecture to respond to the demands of Meaningful Use and expand their surveillance capacity by using a up-to-date system implementation. After selecting InductiveHealth’s NBS hosting and support offering, within two weeks the Wyoming Department of Health’s NBS implementation was transitioned to InductiveHealth’s secure private cloud...

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Strengthening Your ELR Strategy

With the recent publication of CDC’s guidance for public health agencies for Meaningful Use Stage 2, InductiveHealth’s Director of Professional Services, Stephen Macauley, shares his perspective on why now is the time for jurisdictions to rethink their ELR strategy. Why Now? CDC just released guidance for public health agencies for MU Stage 2, and jurisdictions are in the process of applying for the ELC ACA FOA which has specific ELR performance measures. Further, with shrinking state budgets and reductions in federal grant dollars, jurisdictions have to identify how to drive down costs...

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