A System Serving over 530 Tribes
- Client name(s)
- Health and Human Services, Indian Health Service
- Partner name(s)
- Regenstrief Institute, Inc., National Indian Health Board
- Delivery Date
- August 31, 2019
Evaluating the unique Health IT needs of communities spread across the continental United States and Alaska required intensive research.
The Indian Health Service (IHS) wanted to elevate the voices of American Indian and Alaska Native people as they advanced a plan for the future of the IHS’s healthcare technology. The agency sought to comprehend diverse drivers and the current state of their RPMS from a people, process, and technology perspective. They needed a partner to identify, assess, and evaluate key drivers to determine whether the legacy Indian Health Service (IHS) Resource and Patient Management System (RPMS) could be modernized, and if so, how.