NMHIC’s Third Annual HIE Users’ Conference will be exciting and unique! This multi-site live event will be held simultaneously in Santa Fe and Las Cruces on Friday, November 9, 2018. The two live sites will interact via web conference, and our keynote speaker will address both groups from the Rhode Island Quality Institute. The conference agenda offers interesting and motivating presentations and highly interactive sessions to further the vision of “Perfectly Informed Health Care” for all New Mexicans. For more information, see our Hold The Date flier and watch for registration details in your e-mail. To confirm you are on our conference mailing list, please contact or call (505) 938-9925

NMHIC HIE Users’ Second Annual Conference – Brainstorming Innovative Health Information Processes:

NMHIC’s Second Annual HIE Users’ Conference was a success in bringing together healthcare professionals from around the state to collaborate on how to improve the quality of patient care through better information sharing across organizational divides. The conference was held in Albuquerque on November 4, 2017. Presentations and other proceedings from the event will be posted here, on the website, within a few weeks. For more information, please contact or call (505) 938-9925.

ONLINE COURSE - Health Informatics Curriculum and Training for Transformation (HICATT)

HICATT, the Health Informatics Curriculum and Training for Transition program that was previously funded by the Office of the National Coordinator is available again! The HICATT course was offered until May, 2017 by the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston School of Biomedical Informatics (SBMI) in partnership with the New Mexico Health Information Collaborative (NMHIC). The Continuing Education courses will now open to the public on October 9th and the cost is just $49 to access the materials for six months. Register by October 20th to receive a discount and only pay $25 by entering the discount code: EARLY BIRD.

NMHIC HIE Users’ Webinar Monthly Series – 3rd Tuesdays, 11:30-12:30 pm

This series is designed for participants in the health information exchange, and is open to all interested New Mexico stakeholders in our health care community. Each month, you’ll hear news, information, and user tips from NMHIC leadership and staffers. You will also hear interesting guest presentations on subjects of interest to the healthcare community, including inspiring examples of how interoperability is changing healthcare across the country. Participants are invited to share their experiences during the feedback portion of the webinar. To be added to our monthly invitation list, please contact or call (505) 938-9925.

o June 20, 2017– How Innovation Care Partners (ICP) leverages their Orion HIE to gather Quality Metrics for ACOs and to support Care Management
o July 18, 2017– Highlighting HIE Use at the New Mexico Poison and Drug Information Center
o August 15, 2017– Behavioral health and the use of ED and inpatient admission notifications
o September 19, 2017 – Indiana Health Information Exchange and its Patient Centered Data Home Initiatives
o October 17, 2017 - NM Care ACO Update by DaVita Medical Group
o November 14, 2017 - Rhode Island Quality Institute
o December 12, 2017 - What did I miss? A recap of NMHIC’s Second Annual HIE Users’ Conference
o January 16, 2018 - The Pennsylvania Health Information Exchange’s Approach to Managing Access to Sensitive Conditions - Webinar Recording | PDF Handout
o February 20, 2018 - Getting your feedback on current and future capability - Dr. Richard Swafford, PhD, Sr. Solution Consultant, Orion Health Inc. - Webinar Recording | PDF Handout
o March 20, 2018 – The Maine HIE’s Population Analytics and Reporting Services – Devore Culver, Senior Consultant, HealthInfoNet, Portland, Maine - Webinar Recording | PDF Handout
o April 17, 2018 – CFR 42 Part 2 and Patient Consent – Mitchell Berger, MPH, Office of Policy, Planning and Innovation, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Webinar Recording | PDF Handout
o May 15, 2018 - NMHIC and Population Health and Value Based Care – Thomas East, PhD, CEO/CIO of NMHIC and LCF Research. Webinar Recording | PDF Handout
o June 19, 2018 – How New Mexico Providers Can Use Data for Value-based Success – Gene Hill, BBA, MA, Data Manager/Reporting Analyst, NMHIC; and Stefany Goradia, MSIE, Principal Informatics Officer, Versatile MED Analytics. Webinar Recording | PDF Handout
o July 17, 2018 - The Integration of HIE with Telemedicine: Opportunities and Challenges – Dale C. Alverson, MD; Strategic Telehealth Consultant, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center; Chief Medical Informatics Officer, LCF Research/NMHIC Webinar Recording | PDF Handout
o August 21, 2018- Privacy & Security Topic to be announced – Mark Norby, Certified HIPAA Professional, HealthInsight New Mexico