Effective October 15 Houlton Regional Hospital will be participating with HealthInfoNet, Maine’s statewide health information exchange.
Houlton Regional Hospital will be joining 25 other hospitals in the State of Maine who are already participating with HealthInfoNet
It is anticipated that by January 1, 2013 an additional 6 Maine hospitals will be connected to HealthInfoNet, with the remaining Maine hospitals participating with HealthInfoNet by December 31, 2013
HealthInfoNet includes important information about your health.
Included in your HealthInfoNet record: Not included in HealthInfoNet:
Medicines (prescriptions), allergies, lab and test Information created by a substance
results, image reports, conditions, diagnoses, abuse facility or a licensed mental
or health problems from your participating health provider.
Your name, birth date, address, sex, phone HIV diagnoses and results of HIV
number, and social security number (if tests.
provided to your caregiver) to make sure (Note: HealthInfoNet can include
your health information is entered into the information that may indicate a
correct record. sensitive health condition. For
example: If a patient shares mental
health or substance abuse informa-
tion with a primary care provider or
in a hospital emergency room, this
information may be included and
viewed in HealthInfoNet by other
providers caring for them.
Houlton Regional Hospital will be continuing to provide additional information about HealthInfoNet over the next few weeks
Visit www.hinfonet.org for more information