The 2019 California Health Information Exchange Onboarding Program (Cal-HOP) is being made possible by a $50M CMS and State of California funded initiative. Cal-HOP will provide funding to assist Medi-Cal providers access and use of health information exchange to improve the quality and effectiveness of care for Medi-Cal beneficiaries.
The California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) will oversee the program and distribute the incentive funds. As a “Qualified HIE” in the Cal-HOP program, LANES will be authorized to distribute grant funds up to $100K to connect your hospital with LANES HIE. LANES is the premier Health Information Exchange for Los Angeles County. By connecting to LANES, your hospital will get access to the patient records from Clinics, FQHCs, Medical Groups, IPAs, Post-acute Care, Hospitals, Health Plans, DHS, and DMH.
There is no subscription fee for the first year, and there is zero cost for qualified hospitals to join and use LANES.