Chief Policy and Privacy Officer
Shreya Patel is an attorney in Michigan, focused in the areas of healthcare and privacy. In her role as Chief Policy & Privacy Officer for Michigan Health Information Network (MiHIN), she routinely examines the effect of national and state initiatives on interoperability and participates in the national dialogue surrounding the Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement (TEFCA) and Final Interoperability Rules from the Office of National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) and Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). Shreya is an advocate of balancing the public health interests of greater information sharing with patient privacy, and in turn, leads statewide efforts surrounding the sharing of behavioral health information and electronic consent solutions to provide healthcare consumers with the ability to receive quality, coordinated care in a secure method. In the past, she has worked with nationally recognized legal clinics, hospitals and policy centers to emphasize patient advocacy through policy initiatives.
Shreya has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Michigan and a Juris Doctor from the Michigan State University College of Law.