SUPPORT AEHIS AND CHIME MEMBERS ON THE HEALTHCARE SECTOR COORDINATING COUNCIL

Released November 19, 2018


Why this Matters AEHIS and CHIME have been instrumental in reforming the healthcare sector as a critical infrastructure ensuring more coordination, resources and attention is being devoted to a secure our healthcare system. This is a multi-stakeholder effort known as the Cybersecurity Working Group (CWG) which is housed under the Healthcare and Public Health Sector… read more

CHIME Foundation Names Philips Winner of 2018 Partner Award

Released November 14, 2018


ANN ARBOR, MI, Nov. 14, 2018 – A hospital has its highly publicized go-live threatened by a burst pipe that destroys critical monitoring technology. Another hospital has a double-whammy of circumstances that grinds central monitoring and automatic data charting in its EHR to a halt. A hospital looks for a partner who is willing to… read more

CHIME and AuiG Announce Plans to Launch Chapter in German-speaking Communities

Released November 9, 2018


ANN ARBOR, MI, Nov. 9, 2018 – The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) and Akademie für Unternehmensführung und IT-Service Management in der Gesundheitswirtschaft (AuiG) announced today that they have signed a letter of intent (LOI) to establish a CHIME chapter in German-speaking communities in Austria, Belgium, Germany, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg and Switzerland.   “We are honored… read more

Most Wired Hospitals Look Beyond Foundational Technologies to Transform Healthcare

Released November 2, 2018


SAN DIEGO, CA, Nov. 2, 2018 – Hospitals and health systems at the forefront of using healthcare IT to improve the delivery of care have maximized the benefits of foundational technologies and are embracing new technologies that support population management and value-based care. The most successful organizations not only adopt technology but apply it strategically… read more

254 Organizations Named 2018 CHIME HealthCare’s Most Wired Recipients

Released November 2, 2018


SAN DIEGO, CA, Nov. 2, 2018 – The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) has named 254 organizations 2018 CHIME HealthCare’s Most Wired recipients. The honor, which is given to hospitals and health systems that are at the forefront of using healthcare IT to improve the delivery of care, was announced at the 2018… read more

CHIME Names Nuance Communications VP Kali Durgampudi 2018 Foundation Industry Leader

Released November 1, 2018


SAN DIEGO, CA, Nov. 1, 2018 – When the public policy team at the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) put out an urgent call for a subject matter expert to travel to Capitol Hill to brief the Congressional Artificial Intelligence Caucus on the technology’s potential, Kali Durgampudi, vice president of innovation and mobile… read more

CHIME Opioid Task Force Launches Campaign to Support Health IT Action Center

Released November 1, 2018


SAN DIEGO, CA, Nov. 1, 2018 – The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) Opioid Task Force launched a fundraising campaign today to support the newly created CHIME Opioid Health IT Action Center, a web-based repository for healthcare organizations seeking resources and knowledge on the opioid crisis. The drive, which has already raised $130,000… read more

CHIME Names Allina Health and Health Catalyst Winners of 2018 Collaboration Award

Released November 1, 2018


SAN DIEGO, CA, Nov. 1, 2018 – For a decade, Allina Health and Health Catalyst have been learning and growing together in a partnership that involves sharing technology, personnel and financial risk. The strong ties they have developed over the years have led to fewer readmissions for congestive heart failure, fewer complications after spinal surgeries… read more

CHIME Innovator of the Year Combines Creativity with Compassion to Help Pediatric Patients

Released October 31, 2018


SAN DIEGO, CA, Oct. 31, 2018 – Compassionate care is a hallmark in healthcare, and compassion is what motivated the informatics team at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, to develop an innovative approach to help pediatric burn victims through their recovery. Under the leadership of Chief Research Information Officer Simon Lin, they collaborated with… read more

CHIME Presents Longtime Member and 2006 Chair Bill Spooner with Legacy Award

Released October 31, 2018


SAN DIEGO, CA, Oct. 31, 2018 – The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) Board of Trustees awarded longtime member and 2006 CHIME Board Chair William Spooner with the Legacy Award in honor of his many contributions to CHIME and to the industry. He received the award today during the 2018 CHIME Fall CIO… read more

Navicent Health’s Omer Awan Wins 2018 CHIME Transformational Leadership Award

Released October 31, 2018


SAN DIEGO, CA, Oct. 31, 2018 – Two years ago, Omer Awan joined Navicent Health in Macon, Ga., as senior vice president and CIO. In that short period of time, he has changed the culture in his department to make his team valuable contributors who work collaboratively with others to find creative solutions that benefit… read more