Funding - Connected Care Exchange

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?

The connection to the HIE is fully covered.

Who to Contact?

Connected Care Exchange

Office: 956.622.5801

Point of Contact: Fernando Villarreal


How It Works

  1. Contact CCE HIE
  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 CCE HIE and HHSC for another 6 months.


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!

We want you to enjoy the benefits of the Connected Care Exchange, so we are happy to answer any questions you may have.

    Connected Care 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.