Press Releases

New Investments in eHealth Technology to Support Milford Area

The Massachusetts eHealth Institute (MeHI) at the Massachusetts Technology Collaborative hosted a community kickoff event this morning at Milford Regional Medical Center (MRMC) to highlight new grants designed to help local health providers use the state’s new Health Information Exchange, the Mass HIway. Recipients include regional health care leaders such as MRMC and their grant partners Medway Country Manor Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation and CAREtenders, as well as Charlton-based Overlook Visiting Nursing Association and their partner organization, Harrington Hospital. Leaders from MeHI, MassTech, and the grant recipients were joined by State Senator and President Pro Tempore Richard T. Moore, Congressman Joseph P. Kennedy III, and Representative Peter Durant.

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Massachusetts eHealth Institute at MassTech Awards $2.35 Million in Grants to Accelerate Connections to Statewide Health Information Exchange

The Massachusetts eHealth Institute at the Massachusetts Technology Collaborative (MeHI) today announced 32 collaborative projects that will receive HIway Implementation Grants of up to $75,000 each. These Implementation Grants will assist 80 health care organizations across the Commonwealth in connecting to the statewide Health Information Exchange, the Mass HIway, enabling them to improve patient care and reduce costs.

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Application Period Open for Grant Program To Accelerate Health Information Exchange Adoption

BOSTON -- The Massachusetts eHealth Institute at the Massachusetts Technology Collaborative (MeHI) today launched a $1.5 million Mass HIway Vendor Interface Grant Program to fund pro

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One Thousand Massachusetts Primary Care Providers Adopt Health Record Technology With Support from the Massachusetts eHealth Institute

BOSTON – The Regional Extension Center (REC), a program of the Massachusetts eHealth Institute at MassTech (MeHI) has reached the key milestone of successfully helping 1,000 primary health care providers in the Commonwealth achieve Stage 1 Meaningful Use of electronic health reco

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Massachusetts Recognized as a National Leader in Advancing the Use of Health Information Technology

BOSTON - Massachusetts has been recognized as a national leader for efforts to enhance the safety and quality of health care by embracing the use of health information technology.

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Massachusetts Health Information Highway to Fund $2M for Implementation Grants

The Massachusetts eHealth Institute at the Massachusetts Technology Collaborative today announced a $2M HIway Implementation Grant Program which will fund projects that catalyze connections to the statewide Health In

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MeHI Introduces New Public Health Surveillance Tool: MDPHnet

The Massachusetts eHealth Institute at the Massachusetts Technology Collaborative announced today that the MDPHnet (Massachusetts Department of Public Health Network) system has launched.

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Governor Patrick Launches Massachusetts Health Information Exchange

Governor Patrick Launches Massachusetts Health Information Exchange, Sending First Electronic Health Care Record from Boston to Springfield

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HHS Announces Next Steps to Promote Use of Electronic Health Records and Health Information Exchange

Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announced the next steps in the Obama administration’s work to help doctors and hospitals use electronic health records.

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Massachusetts Moves Forward With First In Nation Medicaid Funded Statewide Health Information Exchange

$16.9 approved by Obama Administration to support health care information highway, paving the way for integrated care and cost containment

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