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Maine’s State HIE Becomes Big Analytics Beacon

March 18, 2016


Shaun Alfreds, HealthInfoNet’s Chief Operating Officer, sat down with HealthITAnalytics.com at HIMSS16 to discuss how the Health Information Exchange (HIE) has beaten the odds to become a sustainable data analytics powerhouse, and why state HIEs can still play a critical role in the rapidly evolving interoperability ecosystem.

“We’re very excited about our tenth anniversary this year,” Alfreds said.  “We’ve started calling ourselves less of an HIE and more of a healthcare IT services company, because we do a lot more than just HIE now.”

“Today, our primary focus is leveraging what we’ve built over the last ten years in managing and achieving interoperability around the state to provide value-added services on top of the health information exchange.”

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