Afternoon Plenary Session – Connecting Communities through Health Information Exchange - Panel Discussion
Health Information Exchanges are uniquely positioned to connect disparate entities within a community to support care coordination across clinics, hospitals, behavioral health providers, treatment centers for substance use disorders, group homes, and jails. This panel will explore ways that HIEs can engage with human and social service settings to strengthen care coordination and improve patient safety.
John Ohanian, CEO, 2-1-1 San Diego
Kelly Hoover Thompson, CEO, Strategic Health Information Exchange Collaborative (SHIEC)
Dr. David Kendrick, CEO, MyHealth Access Network
Mark Vafiades, Senior Advisor to the National Coordinator, ONC (Panel Moderator)