2017 MeHI Forum

At this in-person grantee event, the Connected Communities team will share program information, best practices, and updates on other MeHI initiatives. The Forum will include panel discussions on workflow implementation and outcome measures, an overview of the MassHealth ACO and Community Partners Programs, as well as offer the opportunity for questions and networking with other grant participants.  This Forum is intended for, and will be most valuable for, the organizations participating in the Connected Communities Implementation Grant. We will be adding event details as we get closer to the Forum, so please check in again soon for updates.  


9:00-9:30am: Registration and Breakfast

9:30-9:45am: Welcoming Remarks, Introductions and Overview of MeHI’s Digital Health Initiative (Laurance Stuntz, Director of MeHI)

9:45-10:45am: Overview of MassHealth ACOs and Community Partners (Stephanie Costa: Director of Community Partners Implementation, Clara Filice: Associate Medical Director, Tara Murphy: Manager of DSRIP Statewide Investments, all from MassHealth/EOHHS)

10:45-11:00am: Engaging Community Collaborators (Allyson Pinkhover, Connected Communities Project Manager at Brockton Neighborhood Health Center)

11:00-11:15am: Break

11:15am-12:15pm: Connected Communities Best Practices Panels and Q&A

  • Panel 1: Workflow Integration
  • Panel 2: Outcome Measures

12:15-1:00pm: Lunch and Networking

1:00-1:45pm:  MeHI’s 2016 Learning Collaborative: Overview and Work Products, and Q&A - Patient Consent Toolkit (Lis Renczkowski, MeHI Content Specialist)
1:45-2:30pm:  MeHI’s 2017 Learning Collaborative: Overview of Use Cases and Final Work Products

  • Use Case 1: Hospital Inpatient) to SNF/Home Care
  • Use Case 2: Hospital Emergency Department to Community Health Center

2:30-2:45pm: Closing Remarks

Event Info

Date & Time: 
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 9:00am to 2:30pm
MeHI / Weiss Conference Center
100 North Drive