Posted on: October 16, 2020

– Recent additions represent diversity of providers participating with the HIN. –

ALBANY, N.Y. – Hixny connected five organizations to the community-wide health information network (HIN) in September, further expanding the availability of patient records to the statewide healthcare community and to individual healthcare consumers.

These recent additions to Hixny’s network represent all corners of healthcare, including primary care, behavioral health, specialty care and care coordination.

The new connections are:

  • Albany Family Medicine
  • Clinton County Mental Health and Addiction Services
  • Pan Dermatology
  • Unity House, serving Rensselaer County
  • Wynantskill Family Medical Practice

Each new connection is contributing data using Consolidated-Clinical Document Architecture (C-CDA)—the industry standard format for exchanging clinical information.

About Hixny

Hixny is the nonprofit electronic health information network (HIN) serving Eastern New York and parts of Vermont. Its secure technology allows healthcare consumers and providers to access health records in real time, ensuring providers have the details they need to provide high-quality care and empowering patients to become more active participants in their own care. Hixny facilitates collaboration, helping establish the foundation of effective population- and community-level health initiatives. Hixny is a nationally recognized leader in HIE technology innovation.

 

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