The merger was approved by the New York State Attorney General and is effective May 1, 2019. The merger forms a health information exchange (HIE) that serves participants in the Central New York, Southern Tier, and Hudson Valley regions. HealtheConnections will continue operating and connecting as a Qualified Entity, along with others, that together form the Statewide Health Information Network for New York (SHIN-NY).
The merger aligns with the strategic goals of efficiency and affordability outlined in the SHIN-NY 2020 Roadmap.
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