List of State HIEs

As of February 2010, the United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has awarded $385,978,640 in grant awards to help encourage healthcare professionals' participation in Health Information Exchange (HIE) initiatives. HIE participation facilitates the interoperable transmission of healthcare data across disparate systems, and helps healthcare professionals provide better-quality care to the patients they serve. Additionally, it is an important component of a successful attestation to Meaningful Use. A list of these HIEs and the grant money received by each (as of February 2010) is as follows:

 


Alabama State Medicaid Agency

$10,564,789

Arizona Governor's Office of Economic Recovery

$9,377,000

Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration

$7,909,401

California Health and Human Services Agency

$38,752,536

Colorado Regional Health Information Organization

$9,175,777

Delaware Health Information Network

$4,680,284

Government of the District of Columbia

$5,189,709

Georgia Department of Community Health

$13,003,003

Office of the Governor (Guam)

$1,600,000

The Hawaii Health Information Exchange

$5,602,318

Illinois Department of Health care and Family Services

$18,837,639

Kansas Health Information Exchange Project

$9,010,066

Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services

$9,750,000

State of Maine/Governor's Office of Health Policy & Finance

$6,599,401

Massachusetts Technology Park Corporation

$10,599,719

Michigan Department of Health

$14,993,085

Minnesota Department of Health

$9,622,000

Missouri Department of Social Services

$13,765,040

Nevada Department of Health and Human Services

$6,133,426

New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services

$5,457,856

Lovelace Clinic Foundation (New Mexico)

$7,070,441

New York eHealth Collaborative, Inc.

$22,364,782

Commonwealth of the NMI, Department of Public Health

$800,000

North Carolina Department of State Treasurer

$12,950,860

Ohio Health Information Partnership, LLC

$14,872,199

Oklahoma Health Care Authority

$8,883,741

Pacific E-Commerce Development Corporation (American Samoa)

$600,000

State of Oregon

$8,579,992

Governor's Office of Health Care Reform Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

$17,140,446

Oficina del Gobernador La Fortaeza (Puerto Rico)

$7,770,980

Rhode Island Quality Institute

$5,280,000

State of Tennessee

$11,664,580

Utah Department of Health

$6,296,705

Vermont Department of Human Services

$5,034,328

Virgin Islands Department of Health

$1,000,000

Virginia Department of Health

$11,613,537

Health Care Authority (Washington)

$11,300,000

West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources

$7,819,000

Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services

$9,441,000

Office of the Governor (Wyoming)

$4,873,000


Source: The United States Department of Health and Human Services