Inside CHIME: The CHCIO Program – Well Worth the Effort

Released September 15, 2016


9.15.16 by Tonguc Yaman, CHCIO, CPHIMS CIO, Advocate Community Providers The CIO Boot Camp prepared Tonguc Yaman to meet the challenges of a new job; a CHCIO designation helped move his name to the top of the pool of candidates. I attended CHIME’s Healthcare CIO Boot Camp and earned my CHCIO designation last year. Since then, I have… read more

Inside CHIME: ICYMI – New Board Members Announced

Released September 15, 2016


9.15.16 by Matthew Weinstock Director of Communications and Public Relations, CHIME The results are in and three new trustees are ready to join the CHIME board; one new member won a seat on the CHIME Foundation board. The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) is pleased to announce the election of Cynthia Peterson; Marc Chasin,… read more

CHIME Announces New Board Members

Released September 14, 2016


CHIME is pleased to announce the election of Cynthia Peterson Marc Chasin, and Shafiq Rab, to its board of trustees, as well as Carina Edwards to the CHIME Foundation board of directors in 2017.

Inside CHIME: Crafting a Cybersecurity Plan for All of Healthcare

Released September 1, 2016


9.1.16 by Matthew Weinstock Director of Communications and Public Relations, CHIME CHIME board member Theresa Meadows, R.N., is leading a federal effort to craft a set of recommendations that the entire healthcare industry can use to better protect patients and sensitive information. Navigating the complexities of cybersecurity for a hospital is tricky enough, but try developing… read more

Inside CHIME: National Patient ID Challenge Guidelines, Updated Timeline Posted

Released September 1, 2016


9.1.16 by Matthew Weinstock Director of Communications and Public Relations, CHIME The CHIME Healthcare Innovation Trust and HeroX released guidelines and an updated the timeline for the National Patient ID Challenge Final Innovation Round. As we reported a couple of weeks ago, nearly 370 innovators from 40 countries are registered for the CHIME Healthcare Innovation Trust’s National… read more

CHIME & OpenNotes Partnership: The Open Patient film promotes Healing Through Sharing

Released August 24, 2016


The Open Patient: Healing Through Sharing The Open Patient tells the story of two brain cancer patients who, by accessing and sharing their medical data, are turning their crises into a movement. Through their advocacy for open healthcare data standards- along with the innovative work of the OpenNotes organization- millions of patients can take control… read more

Inside CHIME: Nearly 370 Innovators Register for National Patient ID Challenge

Released August 18, 2016


8.18.16 by Matthew Weinstock Director of Communications and Public Relations, CHIME CHIME’s national efforts to find a solution ensuring accurate patient identification attracts innovators from across the globe and gains traction on Capitol Hill. It’s been a busy summer on the national patient ID front. First and foremost, we recently closed registration for the CHIME Healthcare… read more

Inside CHIME: Seeking Voices of Innovation

Released August 18, 2016


8.18.16 by Ed Marx, FCHIME, FHIMSS Senior Vice President and CIO, New York City Health & Hospitals Corporation; Executive Vice President, the Advisory Board CHIME member Ed Marx is collecting stories of innovation from across the field for a new book. The aim is to help others leverage innovation to fulfill the promise of healthcare information… read more

Statement on Leadership Change at the Office of the National Coordinator

Released August 11, 2016


ANN ARBOR, MI, August 11, 2016 – CHIME President and CEO Russell Branzell issued the following statement on Karen DeSalvo’s departure from the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology During her tenure heading the Office of the National Coordinator, Karen DeSalvo, M.D., has been instrumental in advancing adoption of health information technology… read more

Inside CHIME: We Will Never Again Be a Barrier to the Business

Released August 4, 2016


8.4.16 by Matthew Weinstock Director of Communications and Public Relations, CHIME Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center recently opened a state-of-the-art data center that will help drive precision medicine. In this video, CIO Rod Dykehouse explains how the medical center is using data to transform care delivery. For Rod Dykehouse, the goal is pretty… read more