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. 

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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 for Payment and Care Delivery Innovation; Aliza Stein Norcross: Policy Analyst; Hallie Tosher: Policy Analyst, all from MassHealth/EOHHS)

10:45-11:00am: Engaging Community Collaborators (Samantha Halloran: Compliance Manager and HIPAA Privacy & Security Officer; Allyson Pinkhover: Connected Communities Project Manager, both from Brockton Neighborhood Health Center)

11:00-11:15am: Break

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

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: Content Specialist, MeHI)
1:45-2:30pm:  MeHI’s 2017 Learning Collaborative: Overview of Use Cases and Final Work Products (Keely Benson: Connected Communities Program Manager and eHealth Community Manager - Northeast, MeHI)

  • 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