Using HealthInfoNet to Support Long-Term Care Use Cases & Interventions

Date/Time: October 28, 2020; 12-1PM ET Presenter: Nicole Yeo-Fisher, MSW, LCSW, Clinical Education Manager Intended Audience: HealthInfoNet Long-Term Care Participant Leadership and End Users Description: This educational training will focus on how HealthInfoNet can support long-term care (LTC) use cases and interventions, such as referral and preadmission evaluation, medication reconciliation review, targeted care coordination, and more. The webinar … Read more

Exploring the HealthInfoNet Academy Platform to Gain Key Insights

Date/Time: November 19, 2020; 12-1PM ET Presenter: Chad MacLeod, Director of Product and Communication Intended Audience: HealthInfoNet Participant Leadership and End Users Description: This educational training will provide an overview of our newly redesigned HealthInfoNet Academy education platform. The platform enables online-based learning of the data, tools, and resources offered by the statewide Health Information Exchange (HIE), curated … Read more

Making Informed Decisions with HealthInfoNet’s COVID-19 Reporting

Date/Time: December 17, 2020; 12-1PM ET Presenter: Nicole Yeo-Fisher, MSW, LCSW, Clinical Education Manager Intended Audience: HealthInfoNet Participant Leadership and End Users Description: This educational training will provide an overview of the data and tools made available by HealthInfoNet to assist our participants and their end users in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. The webinar will explore how … Read more

Making Connections with Long-Term Care Facilities

HealthInfoNet is partnering with the Office of MaineCare Services (MaineCare) in support of their Medicare Advantage Dual-Eligible Special Needs Plan (D-SNP) data-sharing requirements. The requirements will connect new long-term care (LTC) facilities to the Health Information Exchange (HIE) as a means of addressing the need for greater care coordination for high-risk individuals.  D-SNPs are Medicare Advantage plans that enroll Medicare … Read more

Upcoming HIE Integration with the State’s Prescription Monitoring Program

The State of Maine’s Office of Behavioral Health (OBH) has partnered with NIC, designated operator of the statewide Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP), and HealthInfoNet, designated operator of the statewide Health Information Exchange (HIE), to seamlessly integrate the PMP and HIE systems into providers’ clinical workflows.   Leveraging HealthInfoNet’s Clinical Portal and HINcontext Application, existing HIE systems that enable the identification and review of … Read more

Staff Spotlight: Clinical Education

As HealthInfoNet settles in to our new normal of virtual outreach and engagement, it has become even more important that we constantly and consistently share with our participants and their end users the ways in which we are available to support them.  Whether it’s our HealthInfoNet Academy platform, Stay HIN the Know webinar series, one-on-one touchpoints, or bi-weekly office hours, the critical work … Read more

Redesigned HealthInfoNet Academy Platform Supports Virtual Engagement & Education

“To adapt and advance as clinical workflows and needs change across the care continuum” is a core objective of HealthInfoNet’s in the work that we do every day. If we aren’t staying informed and up to date with the ever-evolving needs of our participants and their end users, we’re missing the mark.   Over the past several months since the … Read more

Stay HIN the Know Webinar Series: Summer Recap & Fall Preview

As we look ahead to our Fall 2020 webinar series schedule, HealthInfoNet is excited to continue to enhance the knowledge base of our participants and their end-user communities by sharing technical know-how, lessons learned, use cases, tips and tricks, and more that can assist in their interactions with our data and solutions. Details regarding upcoming sessions are now available on our website here and are … Read more

HealthInfoNet’s COVID-19 Update (June 2020)

At the time our last update in April 2020, when we knew much less about the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in our communities, HealthInfoNet was in discussions with the Maine CDC, Maine DHHS, and the major health systems to determine how we could best assist the State in their efforts to better assess the situation.   Since then, there are three (3) major updates that we would like to share with … Read more

New Application Puts HIE in Context of EHR Clinical Workflows

HealthInfoNet is excited to announce the release of its new “HINcontext” application. This SMART (Substitutable Medical Applications, Reusable Technologies) on FHIR (Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources) software was designed and developed in partnership with the Chesapeake Regional Information System for our Patients (CRISP), a regional Health Information Exchange (HIE) serving Maryland, the District of Columbia, and West Virginia, and will soon be deployed to the MaineHealth healthcare system.  Traditionally, users of HealthInfoNet’s Clinical Portal are required to log … Read more