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HealthInfoNet’s HIE Solutions to the CMS e-Notification CoP Rule

As of May 1, 2021, CMS requires all hospitals, per its Conditions of Participation (“CoP”), to ensure a reasonable effort is made to send electronic notifications (“e-notifications”) to a patient’s treating provider(s) at either the provider’s request or the patient’s direction. When patients are admitted/registered to, discharged from, or transferred

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Staff Spotlight: Dimitri Michaud, COO

HealthInfoNet is pleased to have Dimitri Michaud join our Leadership team as Chief Operating Officer (COO). In his role as COO, Dimitri will be responsible for elevating the awareness of HealthInfoNet’s innovation, leading the technical and programmatic teams in developing and implementing contemporary information technology services, and working with HealthInfoNet Leadership to align the company’s mission with its

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