Greater New Orleans Health Information Exchange rebrands as PelEX, reflecting statewide growth and commitment to all Louisianians
We are proud to announce that PelEX will change its name and brand to PelEX, signifying the widening horizons for the health information exchange and its member network. As we continue to grow our network across Louisiana, our organization remains committed to providing a health information exchange for all, with a focus on underserved and vulnerable patient populations.
A few years ago, AHL noticed that their Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) measure performance was consistently lower than expected, which was impacting their financial gains on their value-based contracts. For example, despite performing well on the Health Center Program Uniform Data System (UDS) measure for diabetes control, they failed to meet their target for the equivalent HEDIS measure.