PHILADELPHIA – March 16, 2023 – HealthShare Exchange (HSX), an industry leader in clinical data sharing to support care management, quality improvement and population health for the Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware healthcare communities, today announced that its President and Chief Executive Officer, Martin Lupinetti, was named to the Board of Directors of the Metropolitan Area Neighborhood Nutrition Alliance (MANNA).
MANNA’s mission is to use nutrition to improve health for people with serious illnesses who need nourishment to heal. Their services include medically tailored meal preparation and delivery, as well as nutrition education and counseling. The organization brings together dietitians, chefs, drivers and thousands of volunteers to cook and deliver nutritious, medically appropriate meals, and provide nutrition counseling to residents in the Greater Philadelphia area, Southern New Jersey and beyond.
“HSX has been an extremely valuable data resource for MANNA as we serve some of the region’s most vulnerable populations and provide them with food as medicine,” said Sue Daugherty, RDN, LDN, CEO of MANNA. “We are certain that Marty’s experience and expertise will bring invaluable insight to our Board of Directors as we seek to further integrate with the healthcare system and share vital information with our clients’ care teams.”
“MANNA is helping to address a critical social determinant of health impacting millions of people in our region – providing access to proper nutrition at no cost to residents – and their services are supporting improvements in patients’ care, recovery and overall health,” said Lupinetti. “I am honored to serve on their Board of Directors, proud to have them as part of the HSX membership, and excited to see how this collaboration will further benefit the community into the future.”
About HealthShare Exchange
HealthShare Exchange (HSX) is a nonprofit community-directed organization that gathers and makes electronic patient health information available securely at the point of care throughout the Greater Philadelphia/Delaware Valley area’s healthcare ecosystem. HSX links disparate electronic medical record (EMR) systems of hospitals, health systems and healthcare stakeholders across the continuum of care along with the clinical data of healthcare insurers for Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware.
HSX services deliver real-time clinical information to our members, including a patient’s medical history as well as notifications to enable improved outcomes, care coordination and more cost-effective care for over 19 million patients. HSX is a HITRUST r2 certified organization, a PA P3N certified Health Information Organization (HIO), a State of NJ Trusted Data Sharing Organization (TDSO) and is part of the national eHealth Exchange. For more information, visit https://www.healthshareexchange.org/ or follow us on Twitter (@HealthShareExch) and LinkedIn.