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Patient data at their fingertips

San Joaquin County is among the first in the state to successfully launch a safety net Health Information Exchange among its public and private health agencies.

A kickoff event was held Tuesday evening for the San Joaquin Community Health Information Exchange, or HIE, that will serve the working-class and poor residents. The safety net HIE evolved thanks largely to the historic ability of those agencies to collaborate and obtain an outside funding source.