Leveraging HIE Data and Tools to Respond to the COVID-19 Pandemic [UPCOMING]

Date/Time: May 27, 2020; 12-1PM ET Presenter: Chad MacLeod, Manager of Product & Communication Intended Audience: HealthInfoNet Ambassadors, Clients, Data Users, General Public Description:HealthInfoNet operates Maine’s statewide health information exchange (HIE), a secure and standardized electronic system where healthcare providers can share important patient information for care coordination and treatment purposes. This educational training will provide … Read more

HealthInfoNet Releases Recommendations for Substance Use Disorder Data Integration

HealthInfoNet is proud to release its “Substance Use Disorder Information Exchange Strategic Plan” with the goal of advancing data-informed integrated care workflows for persons with substance use disorders. The report was developed in partnership with community stakeholders and with support from the Maine Health Access Foundation and The Betterment Fund. In February 2019, HealthInfoNet initiated a 12-month statewide … Read more

Maine EMS Bi-Directional Connection Goes Live

HealthInfoNet recently completed establishing bi-directional connectivity with Maine Emergency Medical Services (EMS), a bureau within the Department of Public Safety that contracts with EMS agencies in each of the state’s six defined EMS regions to provide medical direction and system operations. The bureau coordinates and oversees more than 270 independent EMS agencies statewide.  As of March 31, 2020, HealthInfoNet’s Clinical Portal contains patient health information recorded by each of Maine EMS’s contracted regional agencies. On a per … Read more

Staff Spotlight: Heather Nugent, Client Services Analyst

Heather Nugent joins HealthInfoNet’s Customer Care team with a passion for healthcare customer service and quality improvement. Most recently, she worked as a Federal Benefits Advocate for Patient Matters, a company contracted through Central Maine Medical Center to assist patients in understanding and receiving the appropriate programs to help them and their families meet their healthcare needs. At … Read more

The Idaho Health Data Exchange Selects Cureous Innovations as Technology Partner

HealthInfoNet is excited to announce a new partnership with the Idaho Health Data Exchange (IHDE) under its subsidiary company, Cureous Innovations Inc. In its partnership, Cureous Innovations will work closely with IHDE to evaluate and implement an enhanced suite of health information technology designed to improve the quality of care and health outcomes of Idahoans.   IHDE is the operator … Read more