Achieving Meaningful Use

Helping Your Company Achieve

San Diego Health Connect can play an important role in helping your organization achieve Meaningful Use.

Our health information exchange (HIE) technology integrates with your electronic health record (EHR) to help you meet Meaningful Use Stage 1 and Stage 2 requirements.

Registering with the County of San Diego for Meaningful Use: 

For more information on how to register with the County of San Diego for Meaningful Use Stage 1 or Stage 2 please access the County Of San Diego Meaningful Use site at

Meaningful Use Stage 1 (2013-2014)

Simply by participating in San Diego Health Connect, you can attest to Meaningful Use in three key certification categories:

  • Electronic lab reporting (eligible hospitals only)
  • Immunization reporting
  • Syndromic surveillance reporting to state registries

Meaningful Use Stage 2 (2014-2016)

meaningful 2Meaningful Use Stage 2 requires ongoing public health reporting. San Diego Health Connect delivers this functionality automatically. When your EHR system generates the appropriate HL7 standard message triggered by a reportable clinical event, our HIE automatically submits the data to public health registries.

Learn more about our Public Health Reporting solution.

San Diego Health Connect is committed to supporting Meaningful Use through Stage 3 and beyond. Contact us if you are interested in joining our Meaningful Use workgroup.