Attention All Providers:

Funding is available to pay for the cost of interfacing your electronic health record (EHR) and the HIE.
RGV HIE is contracted with the Department of Health and Human Services to connect Medicare and Medicaid providers participating in the Electronic Medical Record Incentive programs to RGV HIE.
Funding is subject to HHSC requirements and available for a limited time.

Who Qualifies?

Eligible providers participating in the Texas Medicaid EHR Incentive program.

Medicare providers whose Medicaid patient volume exceeds 10 percent and have patients under the care of eligible providers who are participating in the Texas Medicaid EHR Incentive program.

What Costs Are Covered?

Connection fees to the HIE.

Who to Contact?

RGV HIE
Office: 956.622.5801
Point of Contact: Fernando Villarreal
Webpage: www.rgvhie.org
Email: info@rgvhie.org

How It Works

  1. Contact RGVHIE.
  2. Complete an HHSC onboarding form.
  3. HIE submits form along with your signed HIE Master
    Services Agreement & Business Associates Agreement
    to HHSC for approval.
  4. Exchange data for 12 months.
  5. Continue live connection to RGV HIE and HHSC for
    another 6 months.

Benefits

Take advantage of the following benefits when you participate:

  • HIE onboarding fees covered.
  • Coordinate your patient’s care.
  • Improve ‘Promoting Interop’ incentives.
  • Utilize other HIE services to support your ‘at-risk’ contracts for value-based care and population health.
  • Access to an integrated network of your patients across South Texas.

Questions? Contact us today to learn more!

The Rio Grande Valley Health Information Exchange is a non-profit organization with the purpose of facilitating access to and retrieval of health information to provide safer, more timely, efficient, and effective patient-centered care.

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