Connecticut

Connecticut’s HIE Strategic Plan offers a strategy for linking the state’s local and regional health information exchange efforts under the leadership of a single State RHIO.

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  • The State of Connecticut Public Act 2202-125 (P.A. 02-125) included a requirement for the Connecticut Department of Public Health to establish a quality of care program for health care facilities.  The law requires the implementation of adverse event reporting by hospitals and outpatient surgical facilities.  Mandatory adverse event reporting was implemented in October 2002.  In […]

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    March 16, 2009 | Filed under: Connecticut
  • The Connecticut ABCD Screening Academy Project improved the quality of preventive pediatric care by enhancing expectations of providers participating in their EPSDT program. Connecticut developed policies to help pediatric practices implement AAP-recommended screenings and to connect children identified through screening to needed resources. Connecticut also developed a plan for a statewide system of structured screening […]

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    February 26, 2009 | Filed under: Connecticut