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State Health Information Exchange Cooperative Agreement Program Key Contacts

Below is contact information, where available, for State HIT Coordinators*, State Health Information Exchange Cooperative Agreement Program grantees**, and contact people for Direct services***. In instances where the state delegated responsibility for the cooperative agreement to a “State Designated Entity (SDE),” more than one contact has been provided. If you have updates to this page, please submite a change request on the ONC HealthIT Feedback Form*Not all states have a State HIT Coordinator position**The State Health Information Exchange Cooperative Agreement Program ended in March, 2014Not all states have a State HIT Coordinator position***Information self-reported 

KEY CONTACTS BY STATE

Alabama
Paul Brannan, PMP
Alabama Health Information Techonolog Coordinator
Director - Alabama One Health Record
paul.brannan@medicaid.alabama.gov
334-242-5017

Alabama One Health Record
info@onehealthrecord.alabama.gov 
onehealthrecord.alabama.gov

334-353-4463


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Meghan Youngpeter, Alabama Medicaid Agency

334-353-4463
meghan.youngpeter@medicaid.alabama.gov 

Alabama One Health Record 

 

Alaska
Beth Davidson
Acting State Health Information Technology Coordinator
Alaska Department of Health & Social Services
3601 C. Street, Suite 902
Anchorage, AK 99503
beth.davidson@alaska.gov 
907-375-7725

Rebecca Madison (SDE)
Executive Director
Alaska eHealth Network
4120 Laurel Street #102
Anchorage, AK 99508
rebecca@ak-ehealth.org 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Alaska eHealth Network 

American Samoa
Ray Tulafono
HIT Coordinator
50001 ASPA/Peacesat Building
Pago Pago, AS 96799
Ray.tulafono@ibj.as 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Same as above

Arizona
Lorie Mayer
HIT Coordinator
100 North 15th Avenue, Suite 400
Phoenix, AZ 85007
lorie.mayer@azahcccs.gov 
602-417-4420


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Connie Ihde
602-688-7200

Arizona Health-e Connection 

Arkansas
Ray Scott
HIT Coordinator
Office of Health Information Technology
1401 West Capitol Avenue
Victory Building, Plaza G
Little Rock, AR 72201
ray.scott@hit.arkansas.gov 
501-410-1999


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Jessica Cunningham
Jessica.cunningham@hit.arkansas.gov 

California
Pamela Lane
HIT Coordinator
California Health and Human Services Agency

Robert M. Cothren, PhD
Executive Director
California Association of Health aInformation Exchanges
robert.cothren@ca-hie.org 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

info@ca-hie.org 

California Health and Human Services Agency 

Colorado

Kelly Joines
Interim Chief Executive Officer
Colorado Regional Health Information Organization (CORHIO)
4500 Cherry Creek South Drive, Suite 820
Denver, CO 80246
kjoines@corhio.org 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Christine Baker, CORHIO
cbaker@corhio.org 
720-285-3246

Colorado Regional Health Information Organization 

Connecticut

Allan T. Hackney
Health Information Technology Officer
Office of the Lt. Governor
Phone: +1-860-310-9708
Email: allan.hackney@ct.gov





For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Same as above

Delaware
Jill Rogers
HIT Coordinator
Department of Health & Social Services
1901 North DuPont Highway
New Castle, DE 19720
Jill.Rogers@state.de.us
302-255-9000

Jan Lee (State SDE)
Executive Director
Delaware Health Information Network
107 Wolf Creek Boulevard, Suite 2
Dover, DE 19901
Jan.Lee@dhin.org 
302-678-0220


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Randy Farmer
randy.farmer@dhin.org 

District Of Columbia
Noah Smith, MPH, EMT
Program Manager, Health Information Technology & Exchange
Department of Health Care Finance
Government of the District of Columbia

Noah.Smith@dc.gov

(202) 609-8929

Florida
Molly McKinstry
HIT Coordinator
Agency for Healthcare Administration
molly.mckinstry@ahca.myflorida.com 
850-412-4420


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Pamela E. King, Florida HIE
850-412-3762
Pamela.King@ahca.myflorida.com 

FL Health Information Exchange 

Georgia
Stacey Harris
HIT Coordinator
Georgia Dept. of Community Health

sharris@dch.ga.gov  
Office: 404-654-5712
Mobile: 404-783-5855


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Denise Hines, Georgia Health information Network

dhines@gahin.org 

GA Health Information Network 

Guam
Ed C. Cruz
Chief Information Officer
Office of the Governor of Guam
Bureau of Information Technology
P.O. Box 2950
Hagatna, Guam 96932
ed.cruz@bit.guam.gov 
672-475-1229 or 672-475-1203


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Therese Chong
tee.chong@teleguam.net 

Hawaii
Beth Giesting
Healthcare Transformation Coordinator (HIT Coordinator)
Office of the Governor
State Capitol
Honolulu, HI 96813
beth.giesting@hawaii.gov 

Christine Sakuda (State SDE)
Executive Director
Hawaii Health Information Exchange
900 Fort Street Mall
Suite 1300 Honolulu, HI 96813
csakuda@hawaiihie.org 
808-441-1313


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Hawaii Health Information Exchange

Idaho
Scott Carrell
Executive Director
Idaho Health Data Exchange
scarrell@idahohde.org 
208-332-7261


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Same as above

Illinois
Diego Estrella
HIT Coordinator
Illinois Health Information Exchange
100 W. Randolph St.
Suite 4-750
Chicago, IL 60601
diego.estrella@illinois.gov 
312-814-3534


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Cory Verblen
312-793-0430
Cory.Verblen@illinois.gov 

Illinois Office of Health Information Technology

Indiana
Carenza Love
HIT Coordinator
State of Indiana/Family & Social Services Administration
402 West Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
carenza.love@fssa.in.gov 
317-232-1165


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Same as above

Iowa
Kim Norby
HIT Coordinator
Iowa Department of Public Health
321 East 12th Street
Des Moines, IA 50319
kim.norby@idph.iowa.gov 
515-725-2169


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Iowa e-Health 

Kansas
Aaron Dunkel
HIT Coordinator
Deputy Secretary
Kansas Department of Health and
Environment
1000 SW Jackson,
Suite 540
Topeka, KS 66612
adunkel@kdheks.gov 
785-291-3966

Kentucky
Polly Mullins-Bentley
HIT Coordinator
Governor’s Office of Electronic Health Information
275 East Main Street Frankfort, KY 40601
Polly.Mullins-Bentley@ky.gov 

For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Jennifer Wilder, KHIE
Jennifer.wilder@ky.gov 

Louisiana
Tyler Carruth
HIT Coordinator
Department of Health and Hospitals
P.O. Box 629
Baton Rouge, LA 70801
tyler.carruth@la.gov 

Nadine Robin (State SDE)
HIT Program Manager
Louisiana Health Care Quality Forum
8550 United
Plaza Boulevard, Suite 500
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
nrobin@lhcqf.org 
225-334-9299


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

info@lhcqf.org 

Maine
Shaun T. Alfreds
Chief Operating Officer
HealthInfoNet
242 State Street
Augusta, ME  04333
salfreds@hinfonet.org 
Office: 207-541-4105
Mobile: 207-632-6096
Fax: 207-541-9258


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Shaun T. Alfreds, HealthInfoNet
207-541-4105
salfreds@hinfonet.org 

Maryland
David Sharp
HIT Coordinator
Maryland Health Care Commission
4160 Patterson Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21215
dsharp@maryland.gov 
410-764-3578


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

CRISP 

Massachusetts
Manu Tandon
HIT Coordinator
Secretariat Chief Information Officer
Massachusetts Health and Human Services
manu.tandon@state.ma.us 

Sean Kennedy
Director, Health Information Exchange
kennedy@masstech.org 
617-371-3999 x250


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Darrel S. Harmer
617-847-3719
darrel.s.harmer@massmail.state.ma.us 

Mass HIway 

Michigan
Meghan Vanderstelt
HIT Coordinator
Michigan Department of Community Health
201 Townsend Street
Lansing, MI 48913
VandersteltM@michigan.gov 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

help@mihin.org 

Minnesota
Marty LaVenture
HIT Coordinator
Minnesota Department of Health
85 East Seventh Place, Suite 220
St Paul, MN 55164
Martin.LaVenture@state.mn.us 

 

For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Lisa Moon
lisa.moon@state.mn.us
651-201-3598
Minnesota State-Certified Health
Information Exchange Service Providers

Self-Reported Technical Capabilities of Minnesota State Certified Health Information Exchange Service Providers

Mississippi
Office of Governor Phil Bryant
550 High Street, Suite 1900
Jackson, MS 39201


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Jeremy Hill
Jeremy.hill@ms-hin.ms.gov 

MS Health Information Network 

Missouri
Brian Kinkaide
Director   (HIT Coordinator)
Missouri State Department of Social Services
Broadway State Office Building
Jefferson City, MO  65102
brian.d.kinkaide@dss.mo.gov 
573-751-4815


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Angie Bass, Missouri Health Connection 
573-777-4550
abass@missourihealthconnection.org 

Missouri Health Connection

Montana
Camie Zufelt
HIT Coordinator
State of Montana DPHHS
P.O. Box 4210
2827 Airport Road
Helena, MT 59604-4210
CZufelt@mt.gov 
Office: 406-444-0928
Mobile: 406-461-8965

Brad Putnam (State SDE)
Interim Administrator
HealthShare Montana
2475 Village Lane, Suite 302
Billings, MT 59102
bputnam@healthsharemontana.org 
406-794-0170


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Richard Waide, HealthShare Montana
406-794-0170, ext. 1009 
RWaide@HealthShareMontana.org 

Nebraska
Lavon Heidemann
Lieutenant Governor & HIT Coordinator
Contact via:
sarah.schoen@nebraska.gov 
402-471-2256


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Lianne Stevens
lstevens@nehii.org 

**Behavioral Health providers contact
wbaker@region5systems.net 

Nevada
Nevada Department of Health & Human Services
1000 East William Street, Suite 209
Carson City, NV 89701

New Hampshire
Elizabeth Shields
HIT Coordinator
NH Department of Health and Human Services
129 Pleasant Street
Concord, NH 03301
Elizabeth.Shields@dhhs.state.nh.us 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

NH Health Information Orgnazation

New Jersey
Eileen Troutman
HIT Coordinator
State of NJ – Department of Health
eileen.troutman@DOH.state.nj.us 
609-777-2609


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

State of NJ – Department of Health 

 

 

New Mexico

Thomas D. East, Ph.D., CHCIO

CEO and CIO

New Mexico Health Information Collaborative (NMHIC) HIE

LCF Research

2309 Renard Pl SE, Suite 103

Albuquerque, NM 87106

(505) 938-9901

Thomas.East@LCFresearch.org

 

Mark Butler

IT Manager

New Mexico Health Information Collaborative (NMHIC) HIE

LCF Research

2309 Renard Place SE, Suite 103

Albuquerque, NM 87106

(505) 938-9915

Mark.Butler@NMHIC.org

 

New York
Steve Smith
HIT Coordinator
Office of Quality & Patient Safety, Division of HIT Transformation
srs04@health.ny.gov 

David Whitlinger (State SDE)
Executive Director
New York eHealth Collaborative Inc.
220 Church Street, 5th Floor
New York, NY10013-2988
dwhitlinger@nyehealth.org 
646-619-6403


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Sudipto Srivastava,New York eHealth Collaborative
646-619-6764
ssrivastava@nyehealth.org 

North Carolina
Jennifer Street
HIT Coordinator
CEO
North Carolina Health Information Exchange
jennifer.street@dhhs.nc.gov 
Office: 919-981-5245
Mobile: 919-637-5845

Darryl Meeks
NC Department of Health and Human Services
Director of Health Information Technology
darryl.meeks@dhhs.nc.gov
Office: 919-855-3030
www.ncdhhs.gov

 

 

For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Christy Revels
christy.revels@nchie.org

North Dakota
Sheldon Wolf
HIT Coordinator
Information Technology Department
600 East Boulevard Avenue, Room 103
Bismarck, ND 58505
shwolf@nd.gov 
701-328-1991


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

ND Health Information Network 

Northern Mariana Islands
Esther Muna
HIT Coordinator
Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands HIE
P.O. Box 500409
Saipan, Mariana Islands 96950
emuna670@gmail.com 
670-236-8765

Ohio
Fred Richards (State SDE)
COO/CIO
Ohio Health Information Partnership LLC
3455 Mill Run Drive, Suite 315
Hilliard, OH 43206
frichards@ohiponline.org 
614-664-2602

Peg Eichner (State SDE)
HIE Program Manager 
3455 Mill Run Drive, Suite 315
Hilliard, OH 43206
meichner@ohiponline.org 
614-387-0412


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Lori Stewart, Ohio Health Information Partnership
lstewart@ohiponline.org 

**Cincinnati area contact
Sean Flynn, HealthBridge
513-247-5257
sflynn@healthbridge.org  or
info@healthbridge.org 

HealthBridge 

Oklahoma
Oklahoma Health Information Exchange Trust
2401 NW 23rd Street, Suite 1-A
Oklahoma City, OK 73107
val.schott@okstate.edu 
405-249-4204


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services
:

Jan Figart, Community Service Council

918-585-5551

Oregon
Susan Otter
HIT Coordinator
OR Health Policy & Research
1225 Ferry St SE, Floor 1
Salem, OR 97301
susan.otter@state.or.us 
503-373-1817


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Britteny Matero
503-378-6575
BRITTENY.J.MATERO@dhsoha.state.or.us 

Oregon's Health Information Exchange 

Pennsylvania
Alix Goss
Executive Director
PA eHealth Partnership Authority
402-A Finance Building
Harrisburg, PA 17120
algoss@pa.gov 
717-214-8174

* HIT Coordinator position not currently filled.


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

PA e-Health 

Puerto Rico
Gioncarlo Gonzalez
Chief Information Officer and Acting HIT Coordinator
Department of Health & Government of PR Healthcare
Piso 1 Centro Medico
Rio Piedras, PR 00936
ggonzalez@fortaleza.pr.gov 

Rhode Island
Amy Zimmerman, MPH
HIT Coordinator
Executive Offices of Health and Human Services (EOHHS)
Room 117, Louis Pasteur Building
57 Howard Avenue
Cranston, RI 02920
amy.zimmerman@ohhs.ri.gov

401-222-1439
Charlie Hewitt (State SDE)
Director, HIE Product Delivery
Rhode Island Quality Institute
50 Holden Street, Suite 300
Providence, RI 02908
chewitt@riqi.org 
401-276-9141 x 225


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services
:

888-924-4156
directprogram@riqi.org 

RI Regional Extension Center

South Carolina
David Patterson
HIT Coordinator
SC Department of Health & Human Services
1801 Main Street
Columbia, SC 29201
david.patterson@ors.sc.gov 
803-898-9954


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Todd Thornburg
THORNBUR@mailbox.sc.edu 

 

 

South Dakota
Kevin DeWald
HIT Coordinator
SD Department of Health
600 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501
kevin.dewald@state.sd.us 
605-773-3361


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Information 
Register 
Questions 

Tennessee
George Beckett
HIT Coordinator
State of Tennessee
310 Great Circle Road
Nashville, TN 37243
george.beckett@tn.gov 
615-507-6477

Texas
Annick Barton
Deputy Director
Cross-Division Coordination
Texas Health and Human Services Commission
Annick.Barton@hhsc.state.tx.us

For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

HIETexas 

Click here for individual contact information regarding Direct.

Utah
Robert T. Rolfs, MD, MPH
HIT Coordinator
Deputy Director
State Epidemiologist
Utah Department of Health
P.O. Box 141000, SLC, UT 84114-1000
rrolfs@utah.gov 
801-538-6111

Francesca Lanier
State HIE Program Manager
Utah Department of Health
P.O. Box 141019, SLC, UT 84114-1000
flanier@utah.gov 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

801-466-7705

Utah Health Information Network 

US Virgin Islands
Kevin Hodge
Director, Health Information Technology
1303 Hospital Ground, Suite 10
St. Thomas, V.I. 00802
kevin.hodge@usvi-doh.org 
Office: 340-715-5101
Mobile: 340-690-1381

 

For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Kathleen Greenaway
kathleen.greenaway@doh.vi.gov
340-773-1311 Ext 4226
www.healthvi.org/hie

Virginia
Connect Virginia
4900 Cox Road, Suite 245
Glen Allen, VA 23060
804-955-2497

For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Michelle White, ConnectVirginia
804-955-1789
mwhite@cha-va.org 

ConnectVirginia

Vermont
Steve Maier
Acting State HIT Coordinator
Department of Vermont Health Access
steven.maier@state.vt.us 
802-233-8337


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Samuel McDowell, VITL
802-839-1946
smcdowell@vitl.net 

Washington

Melodie Olsen
Health IT Coordinator
P.O. Box 45528
Olympia, WA 98504
melodie.olsen@hca.wa.gov 

Wisconsin
Denise Webb
HIT Coordinator
WI Department of Health Services
1 West Wilson Street, Room 250
Madison, WI 53703
denise.webb@wi.gov 
608-267-6767

Joe Kachelski (State SDE)
CEO
Wisconsin Statewide Health Information Network (WISHIN), Inc.
5510 Research Park Drive
Madison, WI 53711
jkachelski@wishin.org 
608-268-1838

Jean Doeringsfeld (State SDE)
Project Director
Wisconsin Statewide Health Information Network (WISHIN), Inc.
5510 Research Park Drive
Madison, WI 53711
jdoeringsfeld@wishin.org 
608-274-1820


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Carleigh Knowles (State SDE)
Communication and Engagement Specialist
Wisconsin Statewide Health Information Network (WISHIN), Inc.
5510 Research Park Drive
Madison, WI 53711
cknowles@wishin.org
608-274-1820

Wisconsin Statewide Health Information Network

West Virginia
Edward Dolly
HIT Coordinator
WV Health Information Network
100 Dee Drive
Charleston, WV 25311
ed.l.dolly@wv.gov 
304-558-5978

Wyoming
Dallas Lain
HIT Enterprise Architect (HIT Coordinator)
State of Wyoming, Office of the CIO
2001 Capitol Avenue, Emerson Building #237
Cheyenne, WY 82002
dallas.lain@wyo.gov 
Office: 307-777-5282
Mobile: 307-630-9258

Heather Roe Day
CEO, WY e-Health Partnership, Inc.
1200 East 20th Street, Suite B
Cheyenne, WY 82001
hroeday@ehealthwyo.org 
Office: 307-773-1300 Ext. 208
Mobile: 307-701-1323


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Linda Cramer, Wyoming Dept. of Health - Medicaid
307-777-5414
linda.cramer@wyo.gov 

KEY CONTACTS BY STATE

Alabama
Paul Brannan, PMP
Alabama Health Information Techonolog Coordinator
Director - Alabama One Health Record
paul.brannan@medicaid.alabama.gov
334-242-5017

Alabama One Health Record
info@onehealthrecord.alabama.gov 
onehealthrecord.alabama.gov

334-353-4463


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Meghan Youngpeter, Alabama Medicaid Agency

334-353-4463
meghan.youngpeter@medicaid.alabama.gov 

Alabama One Health Record 

 

Alaska
Beth Davidson
Acting State Health Information Technology Coordinator
Alaska Department of Health & Social Services
3601 C. Street, Suite 902
Anchorage, AK 99503
beth.davidson@alaska.gov 
907-375-7725

Rebecca Madison (SDE)
Executive Director
Alaska eHealth Network
4120 Laurel Street #102
Anchorage, AK 99508
rebecca@ak-ehealth.org 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Alaska eHealth Network 

American Samoa
Ray Tulafono
HIT Coordinator
50001 ASPA/Peacesat Building
Pago Pago, AS 96799
Ray.tulafono@ibj.as 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Same as above

Arizona
Lorie Mayer
HIT Coordinator
100 North 15th Avenue, Suite 400
Phoenix, AZ 85007
lorie.mayer@azahcccs.gov 
602-417-4420


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Connie Ihde
602-688-7200

Arizona Health-e Connection 

Arkansas
Ray Scott
HIT Coordinator
Office of Health Information Technology
1401 West Capitol Avenue
Victory Building, Plaza G
Little Rock, AR 72201
ray.scott@hit.arkansas.gov 
501-410-1999


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Jessica Cunningham
Jessica.cunningham@hit.arkansas.gov 

California
Pamela Lane
HIT Coordinator
California Health and Human Services Agency

Robert M. Cothren, PhD
Executive Director
California Association of Health aInformation Exchanges
robert.cothren@ca-hie.org 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

info@ca-hie.org 

California Health and Human Services Agency 

Colorado

Kelly Joines
Interim Chief Executive Officer
Colorado Regional Health Information Organization (CORHIO)
4500 Cherry Creek South Drive, Suite 820
Denver, CO 80246
kjoines@corhio.org 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Christine Baker, CORHIO
cbaker@corhio.org 
720-285-3246

Colorado Regional Health Information Organization 

Connecticut

Allan T. Hackney
Health Information Technology Officer
Office of the Lt. Governor
Phone: +1-860-310-9708
Email: allan.hackney@ct.gov

 

 

 

 





For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Same as above

Delaware
Jill Rogers
HIT Coordinator
Department of Health & Social Services
1901 North DuPont Highway
New Castle, DE 19720
Jill.Rogers@state.de.us
302-255-9000

Jan Lee (State SDE)
Executive Director
Delaware Health Information Network
107 Wolf Creek Boulevard, Suite 2
Dover, DE 19901
Jan.Lee@dhin.org 
302-678-0220


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Randy Farmer
randy.farmer@dhin.org 

District Of Columbia

Noah Smith, MPH, EMT
Program Manager, Health Information Technology & Exchange
Department of Health Care Finance
Government of the District of Columbia

Noah.Smith@dc.gov

(202) 609-8929

Florida
Molly McKinstry
HIT Coordinator
Agency for Healthcare Administration
molly.mckinstry@ahca.myflorida.com 
850-412-4420


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Pamela E. King, Florida HIE
850-412-3762
Pamela.King@ahca.myflorida.com 

FL Health Information Exchange 

Georgia
Stacey Harris
HIT Coordinator
Georgia Dept. of Community Health

sharris@dch.ga.gov  
Office: 404-654-5712
Mobile: 404-783-5855


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Denise Hines, Georgia Health information Network

dhines@gahin.org 

GA Health Information Network 

Guam
Ed C. Cruz
Chief Information Officer
Office of the Governor of Guam
Bureau of Information Technology
P.O. Box 2950
Hagatna, Guam 96932
ed.cruz@bit.guam.gov 
672-475-1229 or 672-475-1203


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Therese Chong
tee.chong@teleguam.net 

Hawaii
Beth Giesting
Healthcare Transformation Coordinator (HIT Coordinator)
Office of the Governor
State Capitol
Honolulu, HI 96813
beth.giesting@hawaii.gov 

Christine Sakuda (State SDE)
Executive Director
Hawaii Health Information Exchange
900 Fort Street Mall
Suite 1300 Honolulu, HI 96813
csakuda@hawaiihie.org 
808-441-1313


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Hawaii Health Information Exchange

Idaho
Scott Carrell
Executive Director
Idaho Health Data Exchange
scarrell@idahohde.org 
208-332-7261


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Same as above

Illinois
Diego Estrella
HIT Coordinator
Illinois Health Information Exchange
100 W. Randolph St.
Suite 4-750
Chicago, IL 60601
diego.estrella@illinois.gov 
312-814-3534


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Cory Verblen
312-793-0430
Cory.Verblen@illinois.gov 

Illinois Office of Health Information Technology

Indiana
Carenza Love
HIT Coordinator
State of Indiana/Family & Social Services Administration
402 West Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
carenza.love@fssa.in.gov 
317-232-1165


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Same as above

Iowa
Kim Norby
HIT Coordinator
Iowa Department of Public Health
321 East 12th Street
Des Moines, IA 50319
kim.norby@idph.iowa.gov 
515-725-2169


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Iowa e-Health 

Kansas
Aaron Dunkel
HIT Coordinator
Deputy Secretary
Kansas Department of Health and
Environment
1000 SW Jackson,
Suite 540
Topeka, KS 66612
adunkel@kdheks.gov 
785-291-3966

Kentucky
Polly Mullins-Bentley
HIT Coordinator
Governor’s Office of Electronic Health Information
275 East Main Street Frankfort, KY 40601
Polly.Mullins-Bentley@ky.gov 

For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Jennifer Wilder, KHIE
Jennifer.wilder@ky.gov 

Louisiana
Tyler Carruth
HIT Coordinator
Department of Health and Hospitals
P.O. Box 629
Baton Rouge, LA 70801
tyler.carruth@la.gov 

Nadine Robin (State SDE)
HIT Program Manager
Louisiana Health Care Quality Forum
8550 United
Plaza Boulevard, Suite 500
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
nrobin@lhcqf.org 
225-334-9299


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

info@lhcqf.org 

Maine
Shaun T. Alfreds
Chief Operating Officer
HealthInfoNet
242 State Street
Augusta, ME  04333
salfreds@hinfonet.org 
Office: 207-541-4105
Mobile: 207-632-6096
Fax: 207-541-9258


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Shaun T. Alfreds, HealthInfoNet
207-541-4105
salfreds@hinfonet.org 

Maryland
David Sharp
HIT Coordinator
Maryland Health Care Commission
4160 Patterson Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21215
dsharp@maryland.gov 
410-764-3578


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

CRISP 

Massachusetts
Manu Tandon
HIT Coordinator
Secretariat Chief Information Officer
Massachusetts Health and Human Services
manu.tandon@state.ma.us 

Sean Kennedy
Director, Health Information Exchange
kennedy@masstech.org 
617-371-3999 x250


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Darrel S. Harmer
617-847-3719
darrel.s.harmer@massmail.state.ma.us 

Mass HIway 

Michigan
Meghan Vanderstelt
HIT Coordinator
Michigan Department of Community Health
201 Townsend Street
Lansing, MI 48913
VandersteltM@michigan.gov 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

help@mihin.org 

Minnesota
Marty LaVenture
HIT Coordinator
Minnesota Department of Health
85 East Seventh Place, Suite 220
St Paul, MN 55164
Martin.LaVenture@state.mn.us 

 

For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Lisa Moon
lisa.moon@state.mn.us
651-201-3598
Minnesota State-Certified Health
Information Exchange Service Providers

Self-Reported Technical Capabilities of Minnesota State Certified Health Information Exchange Service Providers

Mississippi
Office of Governor Phil Bryant
550 High Street, Suite 1900
Jackson, MS 39201


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Jeremy Hill
Jeremy.hill@ms-hin.ms.gov 

MS Health Information Network 

Missouri
Brian Kinkaide
Director   (HIT Coordinator)
Missouri State Department of Social Services
Broadway State Office Building
Jefferson City, MO  65102
brian.d.kinkaide@dss.mo.gov 
573-751-4815


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Angie Bass, Missouri Health Connection 
573-777-4550
abass@missourihealthconnection.org 

Missouri Health Connection

Montana
Camie Zufelt
HIT Coordinator
State of Montana DPHHS
P.O. Box 4210
2827 Airport Road
Helena, MT 59604-4210
CZufelt@mt.gov 
Office: 406-444-0928
Mobile: 406-461-8965

Brad Putnam (State SDE)
Interim Administrator
HealthShare Montana
2475 Village Lane, Suite 302
Billings, MT 59102
bputnam@healthsharemontana.org 
406-794-0170


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Richard Waide, HealthShare Montana
406-794-0170, ext. 1009 
RWaide@HealthShareMontana.org 

Nebraska
Lavon Heidemann
Lieutenant Governor & HIT Coordinator
Contact via:
sarah.schoen@nebraska.gov 
402-471-2256


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Lianne Stevens
lstevens@nehii.org 

**Behavioral Health providers contact
wbaker@region5systems.net 

Nevada
Nevada Department of Health & Human Services
1000 East William Street, Suite 209
Carson City, NV 89701

New Hampshire
Elizabeth Shields
HIT Coordinator
NH Department of Health and Human Services
129 Pleasant Street
Concord, NH 03301
Elizabeth.Shields@dhhs.state.nh.us 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

NH Health Information Orgnazation

New Jersey
Eileen Troutman
HIT Coordinator
State of NJ – Department of Health
eileen.troutman@DOH.state.nj.us 
609-777-2609


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

State of NJ – Department of Health 

 

 

New Mexico

Thomas D. East, Ph.D., CHCIO

CEO and CIO

New Mexico Health Information Collaborative (NMHIC) HIE

LCF Research

2309 Renard Pl SE, Suite 103

Albuquerque, NM 87106

(505) 938-9901

Thomas.East@LCFresearch.org

 

Mark Butler

IT Manager

New Mexico Health Information Collaborative (NMHIC) HIE

LCF Research

2309 Renard Place SE, Suite 103

Albuquerque, NM 87106

(505) 938-9915

Mark.Butler@NMHIC.org

 

New York
Steve Smith
HIT Coordinator
Office of Quality & Patient Safety, Division of HIT Transformation
srs04@health.ny.gov 

David Whitlinger (State SDE)
Executive Director
New York eHealth Collaborative Inc.
220 Church Street, 5th Floor
New York, NY10013-2988
dwhitlinger@nyehealth.org 
646-619-6403


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Sudipto Srivastava,New York eHealth Collaborative
646-619-6764
ssrivastava@nyehealth.org 

North Carolina
Jennifer Street
HIT Coordinator
CEO
North Carolina Health Information Exchange
jennifer.street@dhhs.nc.gov 
Office: 919-981-5245
Mobile: 919-637-5845

Darryl Meeks
NC Department of Health and Human Services
Director of Health Information Technology
darryl.meeks@dhhs.nc.gov
Office: 919-855-3030
www.ncdhhs.gov

 

 

For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Christy Revels
christy.revels@nchie.org

North Dakota
Sheldon Wolf
HIT Coordinator
Information Technology Department
600 East Boulevard Avenue, Room 103
Bismarck, ND 58505
shwolf@nd.gov 
701-328-1991


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

ND Health Information Network 

Northern Mariana Islands
Esther Muna
HIT Coordinator
Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands HIE
P.O. Box 500409
Saipan, Mariana Islands 96950
emuna670@gmail.com 
670-236-8765

Ohio
Fred Richards (State SDE)
COO/CIO
Ohio Health Information Partnership LLC
3455 Mill Run Drive, Suite 315
Hilliard, OH 43206
frichards@ohiponline.org 
614-664-2602

Peg Eichner (State SDE)
HIE Program Manager 
3455 Mill Run Drive, Suite 315
Hilliard, OH 43206
meichner@ohiponline.org 
614-387-0412


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Lori Stewart, Ohio Health Information Partnership
lstewart@ohiponline.org 

**Cincinnati area contact
Sean Flynn, HealthBridge
513-247-5257
sflynn@healthbridge.org  or
info@healthbridge.org 

HealthBridge 

Oklahoma
Oklahoma Health Information Exchange Trust
2401 NW 23rd Street, Suite 1-A
Oklahoma City, OK 73107
val.schott@okstate.edu 
405-249-4204


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services
:

Jan Figart, Community Service Council

918-585-5551

Oregon
Susan Otter
HIT Coordinator
OR Health Policy & Research
1225 Ferry St SE, Floor 1
Salem, OR 97301
susan.otter@state.or.us 
503-373-1817


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Britteny Matero
503-378-6575
BRITTENY.J.MATERO@dhsoha.state.or.us 

Oregon's Health Information Exchange 

Pennsylvania
Alix Goss
Executive Director
PA eHealth Partnership Authority
402-A Finance Building
Harrisburg, PA 17120
algoss@pa.gov 
717-214-8174

* HIT Coordinator position not currently filled.


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

PA e-Health 

Puerto Rico
Gioncarlo Gonzalez
Chief Information Officer and Acting HIT Coordinator
Department of Health & Government of PR Healthcare
Piso 1 Centro Medico
Rio Piedras, PR 00936
ggonzalez@fortaleza.pr.gov 

Rhode Island
Amy Zimmerman, MPH
HIT Coordinator
Executive Offices of Health and Human Services (EOHHS)
Room 117, Louis Pasteur Building
57 Howard Avenue
Cranston, RI 02920
amy.zimmerman@ohhs.ri.gov

401-222-1439
Charlie Hewitt (State SDE)
Director, HIE Product Delivery
Rhode Island Quality Institute
50 Holden Street, Suite 300
Providence, RI 02908
chewitt@riqi.org 
401-276-9141 x 225


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services
:

888-924-4156
directprogram@riqi.org 

RI Regional Extension Center

South Carolina
David Patterson
HIT Coordinator
SC Department of Health & Human Services
1801 Main Street
Columbia, SC 29201
david.patterson@ors.sc.gov 
803-898-9954


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Todd Thornburg
THORNBUR@mailbox.sc.edu 

 

 

South Dakota
Kevin DeWald
HIT Coordinator
SD Department of Health
600 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501
kevin.dewald@state.sd.us 
605-773-3361


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Information 
Register 
Questions 

Tennessee
George Beckett
HIT Coordinator
State of Tennessee
310 Great Circle Road
Nashville, TN 37243
george.beckett@tn.gov 
615-507-6477

Texas
Annick Barton
Deputy Director
Cross-Division Coordination
Texas Health and Human Services Commission
Annick.Barton@hhsc.state.tx.us

For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

HIETexas 

Click here for individual contact information regarding Direct.

Utah
Robert T. Rolfs, MD, MPH
HIT Coordinator
Deputy Director
State Epidemiologist
Utah Department of Health
P.O. Box 141000, SLC, UT 84114-1000
rrolfs@utah.gov 
801-538-6111

Francesca Lanier
State HIE Program Manager
Utah Department of Health
P.O. Box 141019, SLC, UT 84114-1000
flanier@utah.gov 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

801-466-7705

Utah Health Information Network 

US Virgin Islands
Kevin Hodge
Director, Health Information Technology
1303 Hospital Ground, Suite 10
St. Thomas, V.I. 00802
kevin.hodge@usvi-doh.org 
Office: 340-715-5101
Mobile: 340-690-1381

 

For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Kathleen Greenaway
kathleen.greenaway@doh.vi.gov
340-773-1311 Ext 4226
www.healthvi.org/hie

Virginia
Connect Virginia
4900 Cox Road, Suite 245
Glen Allen, VA 23060
804-955-2497

For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Michelle White, ConnectVirginia
804-955-1789
mwhite@cha-va.org 

ConnectVirginia

Vermont
Steve Maier
Acting State HIT Coordinator
Department of Vermont Health Access
steven.maier@state.vt.us 
802-233-8337


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Samuel McDowell, VITL
802-839-1946
smcdowell@vitl.net 

Washington

Melodie Olsen
Health IT Coordinator
P.O. Box 45528
Olympia, WA 98504
melodie.olsen@hca.wa.gov 

Wisconsin
Denise Webb
HIT Coordinator
WI Department of Health Services
1 West Wilson Street, Room 250
Madison, WI 53703
denise.webb@wi.gov 
608-267-6767

Joe Kachelski (State SDE)
CEO
Wisconsin Statewide Health Information Network (WISHIN), Inc.
5510 Research Park Drive
Madison, WI 53711
jkachelski@wishin.org 
608-268-1838

Jean Doeringsfeld (State SDE)
Project Director
Wisconsin Statewide Health Information Network (WISHIN), Inc.
5510 Research Park Drive
Madison, WI 53711
jdoeringsfeld@wishin.org 
608-274-1820


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Carleigh Knowles (State SDE)
Communication and Engagement Specialist
Wisconsin Statewide Health Information Network (WISHIN), Inc.
5510 Research Park Drive
Madison, WI 53711
cknowles@wishin.org
608-274-1820

Wisconsin Statewide Health Information Network

West Virginia
Edward Dolly
HIT Coordinator
WV Health Information Network
100 Dee Drive
Charleston, WV 25311
ed.l.dolly@wv.gov 
304-558-5978

Wyoming
Dallas Lain
HIT Enterprise Architect (HIT Coordinator)
State of Wyoming, Office of the CIO
2001 Capitol Avenue, Emerson Building #237
Cheyenne, WY 82002
dallas.lain@wyo.gov 
Office: 307-777-5282
Mobile: 307-630-9258

Heather Roe Day
CEO, WY e-Health Partnership, Inc.
1200 East 20th Street, Suite B
Cheyenne, WY 82001
hroeday@ehealthwyo.org 
Office: 307-773-1300 Ext. 208
Mobile: 307-701-1323


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Linda Cramer, Wyoming Dept. of Health - Medicaid
307-777-5414
linda.cramer@wyo.gov 

 

*Not all states have a State HIT Coordinator position

**The State Health Information Exchange Cooperative Agreement Program ended in March, 2014Not all states have a State HIT Coordinator position

***Information self-reported

 

Below is contact information, where available, for State HIT Coordinators*, State Health Information Exchange Cooperative Agreement Program grantees**, and contact people for Direct services***. In instances where the state delegated responsibility for the cooperative agreement to a “State Designated Entity (SDE),” more than one contact has been provided. If you have updates to this page, please email onc.request@hhs.gov.

Below is contact information, where available, for State HIT Coordinators*, State Health Information Exchange Cooperative Agreement Program grantees**, and contact people for Direct services***. In instances where the state delegated responsibility for the cooperative agreement to a “State Designated Entity (SDE),” more than one contact has been provided. If you have updates to this page, please email onc.request@hhs.gov*Not all states have a State HIT Coordinator position**The State Health Information Exchange Cooperative Agreement Program ended in March, 2014Not all states have a State HIT Coordinator position***Information self-reported 

KEY CONTACTS BY STATE

Alabama
Paul Brannan, PMP
Alabama Health Information Techonolog Coordinator
Director - Alabama One Health Record
paul.brannan@medicaid.alabama.gov
334-242-5017

Alabama One Health Record
info@onehealthrecord.alabama.gov 
onehealthrecord.alabama.gov

334-353-4463


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Meghan Youngpeter, Alabama Medicaid Agency

334-353-4463
meghan.youngpeter@medicaid.alabama.gov 

Alabama One Health Record 

 

Alaska
Beth Davidson
Acting State Health Information Technology Coordinator
Alaska Department of Health & Social Services
3601 C. Street, Suite 902
Anchorage, AK 99503
beth.davidson@alaska.gov 
907-375-7725

Rebecca Madison (SDE)
Executive Director
Alaska eHealth Network
4120 Laurel Street #102
Anchorage, AK 99508
rebecca@ak-ehealth.org 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Alaska eHealth Network 

American Samoa
Ray Tulafono
HIT Coordinator
50001 ASPA/Peacesat Building
Pago Pago, AS 96799
Ray.tulafono@ibj.as 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Same as above

Arizona
Lorie Mayer
HIT Coordinator
100 North 15th Avenue, Suite 400
Phoenix, AZ 85007
lorie.mayer@azahcccs.gov 
602-417-4420


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Connie Ihde
602-688-7200

Arizona Health-e Connection 

Arkansas
Ray Scott
HIT Coordinator
Office of Health Information Technology
1401 West Capitol Avenue
Victory Building, Plaza G
Little Rock, AR 72201
ray.scott@hit.arkansas.gov 
501-410-1999


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Jessica Cunningham
Jessica.cunningham@hit.arkansas.gov 

California
Pamela Lane
HIT Coordinator
California Health and Human Services Agency

Robert M. Cothren, PhD
Executive Director
California Association of Health aInformation Exchanges
robert.cothren@ca-hie.org 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

info@ca-hie.org 

California Health and Human Services Agency 

Colorado

Kelly Joines
Interim Chief Executive Officer
Colorado Regional Health Information Organization (CORHIO)
4500 Cherry Creek South Drive, Suite 820
Denver, CO 80246
kjoines@corhio.org 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Christine Baker, CORHIO
cbaker@corhio.org 
720-285-3246

Colorado Regional Health Information Organization 

Connecticut

Allan T. Hackney
Health Information Technology Officer
Office of the Lt. Governor
Phone: +1-860-310-9708
Email: allan.hackney@ct.gov





For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Same as above

Delaware
Jill Rogers
HIT Coordinator
Department of Health & Social Services
1901 North DuPont Highway
New Castle, DE 19720
Jill.Rogers@state.de.us
302-255-9000

Jan Lee (State SDE)
Executive Director
Delaware Health Information Network
107 Wolf Creek Boulevard, Suite 2
Dover, DE 19901
Jan.Lee@dhin.org 
302-678-0220


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Randy Farmer
randy.farmer@dhin.org 

District Of Columbia
Noah Smith, MPH, EMT
Program Manager, Health Information Technology & Exchange
Department of Health Care Finance
Government of the District of Columbia

Noah.Smith@dc.gov

(202) 609-8929

Florida
Molly McKinstry
HIT Coordinator
Agency for Healthcare Administration
molly.mckinstry@ahca.myflorida.com 
850-412-4420


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Pamela E. King, Florida HIE
850-412-3762
Pamela.King@ahca.myflorida.com 

FL Health Information Exchange 

Georgia
Stacey Harris
HIT Coordinator
Georgia Dept. of Community Health

sharris@dch.ga.gov  
Office: 404-654-5712
Mobile: 404-783-5855


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Denise Hines, Georgia Health information Network

dhines@gahin.org 

GA Health Information Network 

Guam
Ed C. Cruz
Chief Information Officer
Office of the Governor of Guam
Bureau of Information Technology
P.O. Box 2950
Hagatna, Guam 96932
ed.cruz@bit.guam.gov 
672-475-1229 or 672-475-1203


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Therese Chong
tee.chong@teleguam.net 

Hawaii
Beth Giesting
Healthcare Transformation Coordinator (HIT Coordinator)
Office of the Governor
State Capitol
Honolulu, HI 96813
beth.giesting@hawaii.gov 

Christine Sakuda (State SDE)
Executive Director
Hawaii Health Information Exchange
900 Fort Street Mall
Suite 1300 Honolulu, HI 96813
csakuda@hawaiihie.org 
808-441-1313


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Hawaii Health Information Exchange

Idaho
Scott Carrell
Executive Director
Idaho Health Data Exchange
scarrell@idahohde.org 
208-332-7261


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Same as above

Illinois
Diego Estrella
HIT Coordinator
Illinois Health Information Exchange
100 W. Randolph St.
Suite 4-750
Chicago, IL 60601
diego.estrella@illinois.gov 
312-814-3534


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Cory Verblen
312-793-0430
Cory.Verblen@illinois.gov 

Illinois Office of Health Information Technology

Indiana
Carenza Love
HIT Coordinator
State of Indiana/Family & Social Services Administration
402 West Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
carenza.love@fssa.in.gov 
317-232-1165


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Same as above

Iowa
Kim Norby
HIT Coordinator
Iowa Department of Public Health
321 East 12th Street
Des Moines, IA 50319
kim.norby@idph.iowa.gov 
515-725-2169


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Iowa e-Health 

Kansas
Aaron Dunkel
HIT Coordinator
Deputy Secretary
Kansas Department of Health and
Environment
1000 SW Jackson,
Suite 540
Topeka, KS 66612
adunkel@kdheks.gov 
785-291-3966

Kentucky
Polly Mullins-Bentley
HIT Coordinator
Governor’s Office of Electronic Health Information
275 East Main Street Frankfort, KY 40601
Polly.Mullins-Bentley@ky.gov 

For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Jennifer Wilder, KHIE
Jennifer.wilder@ky.gov 

Louisiana
Tyler Carruth
HIT Coordinator
Department of Health and Hospitals
P.O. Box 629
Baton Rouge, LA 70801
tyler.carruth@la.gov 

Nadine Robin (State SDE)
HIT Program Manager
Louisiana Health Care Quality Forum
8550 United
Plaza Boulevard, Suite 500
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
nrobin@lhcqf.org 
225-334-9299


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

info@lhcqf.org 

Maine
Shaun T. Alfreds
Chief Operating Officer
HealthInfoNet
242 State Street
Augusta, ME  04333
salfreds@hinfonet.org 
Office: 207-541-4105
Mobile: 207-632-6096
Fax: 207-541-9258


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Shaun T. Alfreds, HealthInfoNet
207-541-4105
salfreds@hinfonet.org 

Maryland
David Sharp
HIT Coordinator
Maryland Health Care Commission
4160 Patterson Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21215
dsharp@maryland.gov 
410-764-3578


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

CRISP 

Massachusetts
Manu Tandon
HIT Coordinator
Secretariat Chief Information Officer
Massachusetts Health and Human Services
manu.tandon@state.ma.us 

Sean Kennedy
Director, Health Information Exchange
kennedy@masstech.org 
617-371-3999 x250


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Darrel S. Harmer
617-847-3719
darrel.s.harmer@massmail.state.ma.us 

Mass HIway 

Michigan
Meghan Vanderstelt
HIT Coordinator
Michigan Department of Community Health
201 Townsend Street
Lansing, MI 48913
VandersteltM@michigan.gov 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

help@mihin.org 

Minnesota
Marty LaVenture
HIT Coordinator
Minnesota Department of Health
85 East Seventh Place, Suite 220
St Paul, MN 55164
Martin.LaVenture@state.mn.us 

 

For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Lisa Moon
lisa.moon@state.mn.us
651-201-3598
Minnesota State-Certified Health
Information Exchange Service Providers

Self-Reported Technical Capabilities of Minnesota State Certified Health Information Exchange Service Providers

Mississippi
Office of Governor Phil Bryant
550 High Street, Suite 1900
Jackson, MS 39201


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Jeremy Hill
Jeremy.hill@ms-hin.ms.gov 

MS Health Information Network 

Missouri
Brian Kinkaide
Director   (HIT Coordinator)
Missouri State Department of Social Services
Broadway State Office Building
Jefferson City, MO  65102
brian.d.kinkaide@dss.mo.gov 
573-751-4815


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Angie Bass, Missouri Health Connection 
573-777-4550
abass@missourihealthconnection.org 

Missouri Health Connection

Montana
Camie Zufelt
HIT Coordinator
State of Montana DPHHS
P.O. Box 4210
2827 Airport Road
Helena, MT 59604-4210
CZufelt@mt.gov 
Office: 406-444-0928
Mobile: 406-461-8965

Brad Putnam (State SDE)
Interim Administrator
HealthShare Montana
2475 Village Lane, Suite 302
Billings, MT 59102
bputnam@healthsharemontana.org 
406-794-0170


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Richard Waide, HealthShare Montana
406-794-0170, ext. 1009 
RWaide@HealthShareMontana.org 

Nebraska
Lavon Heidemann
Lieutenant Governor & HIT Coordinator
Contact via:
sarah.schoen@nebraska.gov 
402-471-2256


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Lianne Stevens
lstevens@nehii.org 

**Behavioral Health providers contact
wbaker@region5systems.net 

Nevada
Nevada Department of Health & Human Services
1000 East William Street, Suite 209
Carson City, NV 89701

New Hampshire
Elizabeth Shields
HIT Coordinator
NH Department of Health and Human Services
129 Pleasant Street
Concord, NH 03301
Elizabeth.Shields@dhhs.state.nh.us 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

NH Health Information Orgnazation

New Jersey
Eileen Troutman
HIT Coordinator
State of NJ – Department of Health
eileen.troutman@DOH.state.nj.us 
609-777-2609


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

State of NJ – Department of Health 

 

 

New Mexico

Thomas D. East, Ph.D., CHCIO

CEO and CIO

New Mexico Health Information Collaborative (NMHIC) HIE

LCF Research

2309 Renard Pl SE, Suite 103

Albuquerque, NM 87106

(505) 938-9901

Thomas.East@LCFresearch.org

 

Mark Butler

IT Manager

New Mexico Health Information Collaborative (NMHIC) HIE

LCF Research

2309 Renard Place SE, Suite 103

Albuquerque, NM 87106

(505) 938-9915

Mark.Butler@NMHIC.org

 

New York
Steve Smith
HIT Coordinator
Office of Quality & Patient Safety, Division of HIT Transformation
srs04@health.ny.gov 

David Whitlinger (State SDE)
Executive Director
New York eHealth Collaborative Inc.
220 Church Street, 5th Floor
New York, NY10013-2988
dwhitlinger@nyehealth.org 
646-619-6403


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Sudipto Srivastava,New York eHealth Collaborative
646-619-6764
ssrivastava@nyehealth.org 

North Carolina
Jennifer Street
HIT Coordinator
CEO
North Carolina Health Information Exchange
jennifer.street@dhhs.nc.gov 
Office: 919-981-5245
Mobile: 919-637-5845

Darryl Meeks
NC Department of Health and Human Services
Director of Health Information Technology
darryl.meeks@dhhs.nc.gov
Office: 919-855-3030
www.ncdhhs.gov

 

 

For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Christy Revels
christy.revels@nchie.org

North Dakota
Sheldon Wolf
HIT Coordinator
Information Technology Department
600 East Boulevard Avenue, Room 103
Bismarck, ND 58505
shwolf@nd.gov 
701-328-1991


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

ND Health Information Network 

Northern Mariana Islands
Esther Muna
HIT Coordinator
Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands HIE
P.O. Box 500409
Saipan, Mariana Islands 96950
emuna670@gmail.com 
670-236-8765

Ohio
Fred Richards (State SDE)
COO/CIO
Ohio Health Information Partnership LLC
3455 Mill Run Drive, Suite 315
Hilliard, OH 43206
frichards@ohiponline.org 
614-664-2602

Peg Eichner (State SDE)
HIE Program Manager 
3455 Mill Run Drive, Suite 315
Hilliard, OH 43206
meichner@ohiponline.org 
614-387-0412


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Lori Stewart, Ohio Health Information Partnership
lstewart@ohiponline.org 

**Cincinnati area contact
Sean Flynn, HealthBridge
513-247-5257
sflynn@healthbridge.org  or
info@healthbridge.org 

HealthBridge 

Oklahoma
Oklahoma Health Information Exchange Trust
2401 NW 23rd Street, Suite 1-A
Oklahoma City, OK 73107
val.schott@okstate.edu 
405-249-4204


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services
:

Jan Figart, Community Service Council

918-585-5551

Oregon
Susan Otter
HIT Coordinator
OR Health Policy & Research
1225 Ferry St SE, Floor 1
Salem, OR 97301
susan.otter@state.or.us 
503-373-1817


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Britteny Matero
503-378-6575
BRITTENY.J.MATERO@dhsoha.state.or.us 

Oregon's Health Information Exchange 

Pennsylvania
Alix Goss
Executive Director
PA eHealth Partnership Authority
402-A Finance Building
Harrisburg, PA 17120
algoss@pa.gov 
717-214-8174

* HIT Coordinator position not currently filled.


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

PA e-Health 

Puerto Rico
Gioncarlo Gonzalez
Chief Information Officer and Acting HIT Coordinator
Department of Health & Government of PR Healthcare
Piso 1 Centro Medico
Rio Piedras, PR 00936
ggonzalez@fortaleza.pr.gov 

Rhode Island
Amy Zimmerman, MPH
HIT Coordinator
Executive Offices of Health and Human Services (EOHHS)
Room 117, Louis Pasteur Building
57 Howard Avenue
Cranston, RI 02920
amy.zimmerman@ohhs.ri.gov

401-222-1439
Charlie Hewitt (State SDE)
Director, HIE Product Delivery
Rhode Island Quality Institute
50 Holden Street, Suite 300
Providence, RI 02908
chewitt@riqi.org 
401-276-9141 x 225


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services
:

888-924-4156
directprogram@riqi.org 

RI Regional Extension Center

South Carolina
David Patterson
HIT Coordinator
SC Department of Health & Human Services
1801 Main Street
Columbia, SC 29201
david.patterson@ors.sc.gov 
803-898-9954


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Todd Thornburg
THORNBUR@mailbox.sc.edu 

 

 

South Dakota
Kevin DeWald
HIT Coordinator
SD Department of Health
600 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501
kevin.dewald@state.sd.us 
605-773-3361


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Information 
Register 
Questions 

Tennessee
George Beckett
HIT Coordinator
State of Tennessee
310 Great Circle Road
Nashville, TN 37243
george.beckett@tn.gov 
615-507-6477

Texas
Annick Barton
Deputy Director
Cross-Division Coordination
Texas Health and Human Services Commission
Annick.Barton@hhsc.state.tx.us

For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

HIETexas 

Click here for individual contact information regarding Direct.

Utah
Robert T. Rolfs, MD, MPH
HIT Coordinator
Deputy Director
State Epidemiologist
Utah Department of Health
P.O. Box 141000, SLC, UT 84114-1000
rrolfs@utah.gov 
801-538-6111

Francesca Lanier
State HIE Program Manager
Utah Department of Health
P.O. Box 141019, SLC, UT 84114-1000
flanier@utah.gov 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

801-466-7705

Utah Health Information Network 

US Virgin Islands
Kevin Hodge
Director, Health Information Technology
1303 Hospital Ground, Suite 10
St. Thomas, V.I. 00802
kevin.hodge@usvi-doh.org 
Office: 340-715-5101
Mobile: 340-690-1381

 

For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Kathleen Greenaway
kathleen.greenaway@doh.vi.gov
340-773-1311 Ext 4226
www.healthvi.org/hie

Virginia
Connect Virginia
4900 Cox Road, Suite 245
Glen Allen, VA 23060
804-955-2497

For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Michelle White, ConnectVirginia
804-955-1789
mwhite@cha-va.org 

ConnectVirginia

Vermont
Steve Maier
Acting State HIT Coordinator
Department of Vermont Health Access
steven.maier@state.vt.us 
802-233-8337


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Samuel McDowell, VITL
802-839-1946
smcdowell@vitl.net 

Washington

Melodie Olsen
Health IT Coordinator
P.O. Box 45528
Olympia, WA 98504
melodie.olsen@hca.wa.gov 

Wisconsin
Denise Webb
HIT Coordinator
WI Department of Health Services
1 West Wilson Street, Room 250
Madison, WI 53703
denise.webb@wi.gov 
608-267-6767

Joe Kachelski (State SDE)
CEO
Wisconsin Statewide Health Information Network (WISHIN), Inc.
5510 Research Park Drive
Madison, WI 53711
jkachelski@wishin.org 
608-268-1838

Jean Doeringsfeld (State SDE)
Project Director
Wisconsin Statewide Health Information Network (WISHIN), Inc.
5510 Research Park Drive
Madison, WI 53711
jdoeringsfeld@wishin.org 
608-274-1820


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Carleigh Knowles (State SDE)
Communication and Engagement Specialist
Wisconsin Statewide Health Information Network (WISHIN), Inc.
5510 Research Park Drive
Madison, WI 53711
cknowles@wishin.org
608-274-1820

Wisconsin Statewide Health Information Network

West Virginia
Edward Dolly
HIT Coordinator
WV Health Information Network
100 Dee Drive
Charleston, WV 25311
ed.l.dolly@wv.gov 
304-558-5978

Wyoming
Dallas Lain
HIT Enterprise Architect (HIT Coordinator)
State of Wyoming, Office of the CIO
2001 Capitol Avenue, Emerson Building #237
Cheyenne, WY 82002
dallas.lain@wyo.gov 
Office: 307-777-5282
Mobile: 307-630-9258

Heather Roe Day
CEO, WY e-Health Partnership, Inc.
1200 East 20th Street, Suite B
Cheyenne, WY 82001
hroeday@ehealthwyo.org 
Office: 307-773-1300 Ext. 208
Mobile: 307-701-1323


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Linda Cramer, Wyoming Dept. of Health - Medicaid
307-777-5414
linda.cramer@wyo.gov 

KEY CONTACTS BY STATE

Alabama
Paul Brannan, PMP
Alabama Health Information Techonolog Coordinator
Director - Alabama One Health Record
paul.brannan@medicaid.alabama.gov
334-242-5017

Alabama One Health Record
info@onehealthrecord.alabama.gov 
onehealthrecord.alabama.gov

334-353-4463


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Meghan Youngpeter, Alabama Medicaid Agency

334-353-4463
meghan.youngpeter@medicaid.alabama.gov 

Alabama One Health Record 

 

Alaska
Beth Davidson
Acting State Health Information Technology Coordinator
Alaska Department of Health & Social Services
3601 C. Street, Suite 902
Anchorage, AK 99503
beth.davidson@alaska.gov 
907-375-7725

Rebecca Madison (SDE)
Executive Director
Alaska eHealth Network
4120 Laurel Street #102
Anchorage, AK 99508
rebecca@ak-ehealth.org 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Alaska eHealth Network 

American Samoa
Ray Tulafono
HIT Coordinator
50001 ASPA/Peacesat Building
Pago Pago, AS 96799
Ray.tulafono@ibj.as 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Same as above

Arizona
Lorie Mayer
HIT Coordinator
100 North 15th Avenue, Suite 400
Phoenix, AZ 85007
lorie.mayer@azahcccs.gov 
602-417-4420


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Connie Ihde
602-688-7200

Arizona Health-e Connection 

Arkansas
Ray Scott
HIT Coordinator
Office of Health Information Technology
1401 West Capitol Avenue
Victory Building, Plaza G
Little Rock, AR 72201
ray.scott@hit.arkansas.gov 
501-410-1999


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Jessica Cunningham
Jessica.cunningham@hit.arkansas.gov 

California
Pamela Lane
HIT Coordinator
California Health and Human Services Agency

Robert M. Cothren, PhD
Executive Director
California Association of Health aInformation Exchanges
robert.cothren@ca-hie.org 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

info@ca-hie.org 

California Health and Human Services Agency 

Colorado

Kelly Joines
Interim Chief Executive Officer
Colorado Regional Health Information Organization (CORHIO)
4500 Cherry Creek South Drive, Suite 820
Denver, CO 80246
kjoines@corhio.org 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Christine Baker, CORHIO
cbaker@corhio.org 
720-285-3246

Colorado Regional Health Information Organization 

Connecticut

Allan T. Hackney
Health Information Technology Officer
Office of the Lt. Governor
Phone: +1-860-310-9708
Email: allan.hackney@ct.gov

 

 

 

 





For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Same as above

Delaware
Jill Rogers
HIT Coordinator
Department of Health & Social Services
1901 North DuPont Highway
New Castle, DE 19720
Jill.Rogers@state.de.us
302-255-9000

Jan Lee (State SDE)
Executive Director
Delaware Health Information Network
107 Wolf Creek Boulevard, Suite 2
Dover, DE 19901
Jan.Lee@dhin.org 
302-678-0220


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Randy Farmer
randy.farmer@dhin.org 

District Of Columbia

Noah Smith, MPH, EMT
Program Manager, Health Information Technology & Exchange
Department of Health Care Finance
Government of the District of Columbia

Noah.Smith@dc.gov

(202) 609-8929

Florida
Molly McKinstry
HIT Coordinator
Agency for Healthcare Administration
molly.mckinstry@ahca.myflorida.com 
850-412-4420


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Pamela E. King, Florida HIE
850-412-3762
Pamela.King@ahca.myflorida.com 

FL Health Information Exchange 

Georgia
Stacey Harris
HIT Coordinator
Georgia Dept. of Community Health

sharris@dch.ga.gov  
Office: 404-654-5712
Mobile: 404-783-5855


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Denise Hines, Georgia Health information Network

dhines@gahin.org 

GA Health Information Network 

Guam
Ed C. Cruz
Chief Information Officer
Office of the Governor of Guam
Bureau of Information Technology
P.O. Box 2950
Hagatna, Guam 96932
ed.cruz@bit.guam.gov 
672-475-1229 or 672-475-1203


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Therese Chong
tee.chong@teleguam.net 

Hawaii
Beth Giesting
Healthcare Transformation Coordinator (HIT Coordinator)
Office of the Governor
State Capitol
Honolulu, HI 96813
beth.giesting@hawaii.gov 

Christine Sakuda (State SDE)
Executive Director
Hawaii Health Information Exchange
900 Fort Street Mall
Suite 1300 Honolulu, HI 96813
csakuda@hawaiihie.org 
808-441-1313


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Hawaii Health Information Exchange

Idaho
Scott Carrell
Executive Director
Idaho Health Data Exchange
scarrell@idahohde.org 
208-332-7261


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Same as above

Illinois
Diego Estrella
HIT Coordinator
Illinois Health Information Exchange
100 W. Randolph St.
Suite 4-750
Chicago, IL 60601
diego.estrella@illinois.gov 
312-814-3534


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Cory Verblen
312-793-0430
Cory.Verblen@illinois.gov 

Illinois Office of Health Information Technology

Indiana
Carenza Love
HIT Coordinator
State of Indiana/Family & Social Services Administration
402 West Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
carenza.love@fssa.in.gov 
317-232-1165


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Same as above

Iowa
Kim Norby
HIT Coordinator
Iowa Department of Public Health
321 East 12th Street
Des Moines, IA 50319
kim.norby@idph.iowa.gov 
515-725-2169


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Iowa e-Health 

Kansas
Aaron Dunkel
HIT Coordinator
Deputy Secretary
Kansas Department of Health and
Environment
1000 SW Jackson,
Suite 540
Topeka, KS 66612
adunkel@kdheks.gov 
785-291-3966

Kentucky
Polly Mullins-Bentley
HIT Coordinator
Governor’s Office of Electronic Health Information
275 East Main Street Frankfort, KY 40601
Polly.Mullins-Bentley@ky.gov 

For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Jennifer Wilder, KHIE
Jennifer.wilder@ky.gov 

Louisiana
Tyler Carruth
HIT Coordinator
Department of Health and Hospitals
P.O. Box 629
Baton Rouge, LA 70801
tyler.carruth@la.gov 

Nadine Robin (State SDE)
HIT Program Manager
Louisiana Health Care Quality Forum
8550 United
Plaza Boulevard, Suite 500
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
nrobin@lhcqf.org 
225-334-9299


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

info@lhcqf.org 

Maine
Shaun T. Alfreds
Chief Operating Officer
HealthInfoNet
242 State Street
Augusta, ME  04333
salfreds@hinfonet.org 
Office: 207-541-4105
Mobile: 207-632-6096
Fax: 207-541-9258


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Shaun T. Alfreds, HealthInfoNet
207-541-4105
salfreds@hinfonet.org 

Maryland
David Sharp
HIT Coordinator
Maryland Health Care Commission
4160 Patterson Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21215
dsharp@maryland.gov 
410-764-3578


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

CRISP 

Massachusetts
Manu Tandon
HIT Coordinator
Secretariat Chief Information Officer
Massachusetts Health and Human Services
manu.tandon@state.ma.us 

Sean Kennedy
Director, Health Information Exchange
kennedy@masstech.org 
617-371-3999 x250


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Darrel S. Harmer
617-847-3719
darrel.s.harmer@massmail.state.ma.us 

Mass HIway 

Michigan
Meghan Vanderstelt
HIT Coordinator
Michigan Department of Community Health
201 Townsend Street
Lansing, MI 48913
VandersteltM@michigan.gov 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

help@mihin.org 

Minnesota
Marty LaVenture
HIT Coordinator
Minnesota Department of Health
85 East Seventh Place, Suite 220
St Paul, MN 55164
Martin.LaVenture@state.mn.us 

 

For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Lisa Moon
lisa.moon@state.mn.us
651-201-3598
Minnesota State-Certified Health
Information Exchange Service Providers

Self-Reported Technical Capabilities of Minnesota State Certified Health Information Exchange Service Providers

Mississippi
Office of Governor Phil Bryant
550 High Street, Suite 1900
Jackson, MS 39201


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Jeremy Hill
Jeremy.hill@ms-hin.ms.gov 

MS Health Information Network 

Missouri
Brian Kinkaide
Director   (HIT Coordinator)
Missouri State Department of Social Services
Broadway State Office Building
Jefferson City, MO  65102
brian.d.kinkaide@dss.mo.gov 
573-751-4815


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Angie Bass, Missouri Health Connection 
573-777-4550
abass@missourihealthconnection.org 

Missouri Health Connection

Montana
Camie Zufelt
HIT Coordinator
State of Montana DPHHS
P.O. Box 4210
2827 Airport Road
Helena, MT 59604-4210
CZufelt@mt.gov 
Office: 406-444-0928
Mobile: 406-461-8965

Brad Putnam (State SDE)
Interim Administrator
HealthShare Montana
2475 Village Lane, Suite 302
Billings, MT 59102
bputnam@healthsharemontana.org 
406-794-0170


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Richard Waide, HealthShare Montana
406-794-0170, ext. 1009 
RWaide@HealthShareMontana.org 

Nebraska
Lavon Heidemann
Lieutenant Governor & HIT Coordinator
Contact via:
sarah.schoen@nebraska.gov 
402-471-2256


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Lianne Stevens
lstevens@nehii.org 

**Behavioral Health providers contact
wbaker@region5systems.net 

Nevada
Nevada Department of Health & Human Services
1000 East William Street, Suite 209
Carson City, NV 89701

New Hampshire
Elizabeth Shields
HIT Coordinator
NH Department of Health and Human Services
129 Pleasant Street
Concord, NH 03301
Elizabeth.Shields@dhhs.state.nh.us 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

NH Health Information Orgnazation

New Jersey
Eileen Troutman
HIT Coordinator
State of NJ – Department of Health
eileen.troutman@DOH.state.nj.us 
609-777-2609


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

State of NJ – Department of Health 

 

 

New Mexico

Thomas D. East, Ph.D., CHCIO

CEO and CIO

New Mexico Health Information Collaborative (NMHIC) HIE

LCF Research

2309 Renard Pl SE, Suite 103

Albuquerque, NM 87106

(505) 938-9901

Thomas.East@LCFresearch.org

 

Mark Butler

IT Manager

New Mexico Health Information Collaborative (NMHIC) HIE

LCF Research

2309 Renard Place SE, Suite 103

Albuquerque, NM 87106

(505) 938-9915

Mark.Butler@NMHIC.org

 

New York
Steve Smith
HIT Coordinator
Office of Quality & Patient Safety, Division of HIT Transformation
srs04@health.ny.gov 

David Whitlinger (State SDE)
Executive Director
New York eHealth Collaborative Inc.
220 Church Street, 5th Floor
New York, NY10013-2988
dwhitlinger@nyehealth.org 
646-619-6403


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Sudipto Srivastava,New York eHealth Collaborative
646-619-6764
ssrivastava@nyehealth.org 

North Carolina
Jennifer Street
HIT Coordinator
CEO
North Carolina Health Information Exchange
jennifer.street@dhhs.nc.gov 
Office: 919-981-5245
Mobile: 919-637-5845

Darryl Meeks
NC Department of Health and Human Services
Director of Health Information Technology
darryl.meeks@dhhs.nc.gov
Office: 919-855-3030
www.ncdhhs.gov

 

 

For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Christy Revels
christy.revels@nchie.org

North Dakota
Sheldon Wolf
HIT Coordinator
Information Technology Department
600 East Boulevard Avenue, Room 103
Bismarck, ND 58505
shwolf@nd.gov 
701-328-1991


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

ND Health Information Network 

Northern Mariana Islands
Esther Muna
HIT Coordinator
Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands HIE
P.O. Box 500409
Saipan, Mariana Islands 96950
emuna670@gmail.com 
670-236-8765

Ohio
Fred Richards (State SDE)
COO/CIO
Ohio Health Information Partnership LLC
3455 Mill Run Drive, Suite 315
Hilliard, OH 43206
frichards@ohiponline.org 
614-664-2602

Peg Eichner (State SDE)
HIE Program Manager 
3455 Mill Run Drive, Suite 315
Hilliard, OH 43206
meichner@ohiponline.org 
614-387-0412


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Lori Stewart, Ohio Health Information Partnership
lstewart@ohiponline.org 

**Cincinnati area contact
Sean Flynn, HealthBridge
513-247-5257
sflynn@healthbridge.org  or
info@healthbridge.org 

HealthBridge 

Oklahoma
Oklahoma Health Information Exchange Trust
2401 NW 23rd Street, Suite 1-A
Oklahoma City, OK 73107
val.schott@okstate.edu 
405-249-4204


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services
:

Jan Figart, Community Service Council

918-585-5551

Oregon
Susan Otter
HIT Coordinator
OR Health Policy & Research
1225 Ferry St SE, Floor 1
Salem, OR 97301
susan.otter@state.or.us 
503-373-1817


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Britteny Matero
503-378-6575
BRITTENY.J.MATERO@dhsoha.state.or.us 

Oregon's Health Information Exchange 

Pennsylvania
Alix Goss
Executive Director
PA eHealth Partnership Authority
402-A Finance Building
Harrisburg, PA 17120
algoss@pa.gov 
717-214-8174

* HIT Coordinator position not currently filled.


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

PA e-Health 

Puerto Rico
Gioncarlo Gonzalez
Chief Information Officer and Acting HIT Coordinator
Department of Health & Government of PR Healthcare
Piso 1 Centro Medico
Rio Piedras, PR 00936
ggonzalez@fortaleza.pr.gov 

Rhode Island
Amy Zimmerman, MPH
HIT Coordinator
Executive Offices of Health and Human Services (EOHHS)
Room 117, Louis Pasteur Building
57 Howard Avenue
Cranston, RI 02920
amy.zimmerman@ohhs.ri.gov

401-222-1439
Charlie Hewitt (State SDE)
Director, HIE Product Delivery
Rhode Island Quality Institute
50 Holden Street, Suite 300
Providence, RI 02908
chewitt@riqi.org 
401-276-9141 x 225


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services
:

888-924-4156
directprogram@riqi.org 

RI Regional Extension Center

South Carolina
David Patterson
HIT Coordinator
SC Department of Health & Human Services
1801 Main Street
Columbia, SC 29201
david.patterson@ors.sc.gov 
803-898-9954


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Todd Thornburg
THORNBUR@mailbox.sc.edu 

 

 

South Dakota
Kevin DeWald
HIT Coordinator
SD Department of Health
600 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501
kevin.dewald@state.sd.us 
605-773-3361


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Information 
Register 
Questions 

Tennessee
George Beckett
HIT Coordinator
State of Tennessee
310 Great Circle Road
Nashville, TN 37243
george.beckett@tn.gov 
615-507-6477

Texas
Annick Barton
Deputy Director
Cross-Division Coordination
Texas Health and Human Services Commission
Annick.Barton@hhsc.state.tx.us

For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

HIETexas 

Click here for individual contact information regarding Direct.

Utah
Robert T. Rolfs, MD, MPH
HIT Coordinator
Deputy Director
State Epidemiologist
Utah Department of Health
P.O. Box 141000, SLC, UT 84114-1000
rrolfs@utah.gov 
801-538-6111

Francesca Lanier
State HIE Program Manager
Utah Department of Health
P.O. Box 141019, SLC, UT 84114-1000
flanier@utah.gov 


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

801-466-7705

Utah Health Information Network 

US Virgin Islands
Kevin Hodge
Director, Health Information Technology
1303 Hospital Ground, Suite 10
St. Thomas, V.I. 00802
kevin.hodge@usvi-doh.org 
Office: 340-715-5101
Mobile: 340-690-1381

 

For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Kathleen Greenaway
kathleen.greenaway@doh.vi.gov
340-773-1311 Ext 4226
www.healthvi.org/hie

Virginia
Connect Virginia
4900 Cox Road, Suite 245
Glen Allen, VA 23060
804-955-2497

For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Michelle White, ConnectVirginia
804-955-1789
mwhite@cha-va.org 

ConnectVirginia

Vermont
Steve Maier
Acting State HIT Coordinator
Department of Vermont Health Access
steven.maier@state.vt.us 
802-233-8337


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Samuel McDowell, VITL
802-839-1946
smcdowell@vitl.net 

Washington

Melodie Olsen
Health IT Coordinator
P.O. Box 45528
Olympia, WA 98504
melodie.olsen@hca.wa.gov 

Wisconsin
Denise Webb
HIT Coordinator
WI Department of Health Services
1 West Wilson Street, Room 250
Madison, WI 53703
denise.webb@wi.gov 
608-267-6767

Joe Kachelski (State SDE)
CEO
Wisconsin Statewide Health Information Network (WISHIN), Inc.
5510 Research Park Drive
Madison, WI 53711
jkachelski@wishin.org 
608-268-1838

Jean Doeringsfeld (State SDE)
Project Director
Wisconsin Statewide Health Information Network (WISHIN), Inc.
5510 Research Park Drive
Madison, WI 53711
jdoeringsfeld@wishin.org 
608-274-1820


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Carleigh Knowles (State SDE)
Communication and Engagement Specialist
Wisconsin Statewide Health Information Network (WISHIN), Inc.
5510 Research Park Drive
Madison, WI 53711
cknowles@wishin.org
608-274-1820

Wisconsin Statewide Health Information Network

West Virginia
Edward Dolly
HIT Coordinator
WV Health Information Network
100 Dee Drive
Charleston, WV 25311
ed.l.dolly@wv.gov 
304-558-5978

Wyoming
Dallas Lain
HIT Enterprise Architect (HIT Coordinator)
State of Wyoming, Office of the CIO
2001 Capitol Avenue, Emerson Building #237
Cheyenne, WY 82002
dallas.lain@wyo.gov 
Office: 307-777-5282
Mobile: 307-630-9258

Heather Roe Day
CEO, WY e-Health Partnership, Inc.
1200 East 20th Street, Suite B
Cheyenne, WY 82001
hroeday@ehealthwyo.org 
Office: 307-773-1300 Ext. 208
Mobile: 307-701-1323


For information on, or to sign up for Direct services:

Linda Cramer, Wyoming Dept. of Health - Medicaid
307-777-5414
linda.cramer@wyo.gov 

 

*Not all states have a State HIT Coordinator position

**The State Health Information Exchange Cooperative Agreement Program ended in March, 2014Not all states have a State HIT Coordinator position

***Information self-reported