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

Inside CHIME: ICYMI – CHIME Gains Traction on Core Public Policy Issues

Released July 21, 2016


7.21.16 by Matthew Weinstock Director of Communications and Public Relations, CHIME Congressional leaders and federal regulators respond to CHIME’s advocacy efforts on patient identification and Meaningful Use. All eyes may be on Cleveland this week and Philly next week, but there has been a flurry of activity recently in the nation’s capital on key health IT… read more

Inside CHIME: Fall CIO Forum Turns 25. Come Celebrate!

Released July 21, 2016


7.21.16 by Matthew Weinstock Director of Communications and Public Relations, CHIME This November is the Fall CIO Forum’s silver anniversary. We’re putting together a chart-topping event that you won’t want to miss. Twenty-five years! When we gather in Phoenix in November for CHIME16, we’ll be celebrating the Fall CIO Forum’s silver anniversary. Think about how far… read more

CHIME: House Appropriations Committee Could Clear Way for Collaboration on National Patient Identification Strategy

Released July 12, 2016


ANN ARBOR, MI, July 12, 2016 – Statement by Leslie Krigstein, vice president of congressional affairs, CHIME, on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education appropriations report language from the House Appropriations Committee: Every year since 1999, Congress has passed appropriations bills prohibiting the Department of Health and Human Services from using funds to promulgate… read more

Inside CHIME: Supporting Members of Your Team

Released July 7, 2016


7.7.16 by Matthew Weinstock Director of Communications and Public Relations, CHIME Since 2014, nearly 1,000 leaders in IT applications, security and technology have joined CHIME’s affiliate known as AEHIX. The group’s Fall Forum in November will focus on how health IT can help bend the cost curve. Concern over cybersecurity has put healthcare squarely in the… read more

Inside CHIME: It’s Time — Run for the Board, Update your Profile, Nominate an Exceptional Leader

Released July 7, 2016


7.7.16 by Michelle Patterson Director of Membership, CHIME CHIME wants to celebrate the tremendous work members are doing to create a safer and more efficient healthcare delivery system. Throughout 2016, we’ve asked CHIME members to reflect on the organization’s incredible 25-year journey. Founding member John Glaser talked about how CHIME has helped elevate the CIO from a… read more