PHIN MQF Benefits

  • Public Health partners can test messages on site reducing dependency on other entities
  • Provides easy reporting of any errors
  • Use for testing messages for Meaningful Use public health objectives
  • Data Quality/Accuracy Improvement
  • Basis for Decision Support (Laboratory Reporting, Healthcare Quality Evaluation, Case Detection)
  • Potential use for Certification Support
  • Streamlines the testing / validation process
  • Improves
    • time for partner message certification of sending a standard message both to CDC and to other partners
    • cost – provides the capability to validate messages prior to submission
    • quality through reusable/shared components across programs and systems
Page last reviewed: December 2, 2019