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Melissa Lauer

Rhode Island Executive Office of Health and Human Services
Health Information Technology Specialist
Melissa currently serves as the Health Information Technology Specialist for the RI Executive Office of Health and Human Services on HIT projects within the Rhode Island State Innovation Model grant and the Medicaid HITECH IAPD. She has worked for the State of Rhode Island since 2014 where she started as the RI Department of Health’s Public Health Informatics Coordinator. Melissa currently works on several technology and data infrastructure efforts to support a transition to value-based care and improved population health, including efforts related to the state Health Information Exchange, the RI All-Payer Claims Database, the RI eCQM system, Medicaid activities related to the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program, and other related HIT projects and systems. Melissa holds a Master of Public Administration from Northeastern University.