177. Ideal Patient Identifiers in Health Information Exchange

Intended Audience: Newcomers to Pharmacy Informatics

Health information exchange relies on being able to exchange patient information in an easy fashion. One of the ways to do this is by having patient identifiers that are defined nationwide. Today’s episode talks about some of the ideal attributes of universal patient identifiers.


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