In recognition of his work in shaping health IT legislation, CIO Randy McCleese of St. Claire Regional Medical Center will be the recipient of CHIME’s Federal Public Policy Award.
When it comes to efforts to facilitate widespread data exchange, is the industry bleeding, or are we reaching a point where we can simply allow for healing? Bob Cash of KLAS explores this big question.
CHIME has named three highly respected CIOs to its Board of Trustees: Cindy Peterson, Shafiq Rab, MD, and Marc Chasin, MD, and elected Carina Edwards of Imprivata to its Foundation Board.
Chuck Christian speaks candidly about why “the jury is still out” on FHIR, the toughest component of interoperability, and why he decided to leave the CIO role.
There are a lot of question marks about what it will take to transition to the world of value-based care. One thing we know for sure? Optimizing the use of health IT tools will be essential, say Russell Branzell and Bob Cash.