Correll To Retire From CHIME

Rich Correll, COO & Strategic Advisor, CHIME

Richard Correll, co-founder and former president and CEO of CHIME, announced he is retiring after 23 years of service. Correll, who has served as the organization’s COO and senior strategic advisor since April 2013, will step down at the end of this month. He is credited with championing the emergence of the CIO role in […]

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CHIME: MU Stage 3 Is “Unworkable”

Chuck Christian, VP/Technology & Engagement, Indiana Health Information Exchange

In comments submitted to CMS, CHIME expressed concern that Meaningful Use stage 3 is “too ambitious” and called for several key changes, including a 90-day reporting period for the first year of compliance. “With so few providers having demonstrated Stage 2 capabilities, we question the underlying feasibility of many requirements and question the logic of building […]

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Russell Branzell, President & CEO, CHIME, Chapter 2

Russell Branzell, President & CEO, CHIME

Redesigning & minimizing — “We moved to more of a social media platform.”
CHIME/HIMSS Forum: CIO 3.0
Charting a course for “becoming a better leader.”
“We’re in the era of blatant plagiarism.”
The evolving role of the CIO
Innovation over new gadgets — “Change the world with what you already have.”
Time for collaboration

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Russell Branzell, President & CEO, CHIME, Chapter 1

Russell Branzell, President & CEO, CHIME

Modified MU requirements — “It’s a recognition of where we are in the process.”
Reaching the halfway point
“Occasionally you need to make small course corrections to stay on track.”
Need for ‘enforceable’ standards — “It’s a cornerstone”
ONC’s leadership exodus
Hiring of CIO Mike McCoy — “We’re excited about having people who lived in the trenches.”

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Learning While Teaching: My Experience With CHIME Boot Camp

Cara Babachicos, Corporate Director of IS and CIO, Community Hospitals and Non-Acute Entities, Partners Healthcare

I’m now coming up to my third year of teaching in the CHIME Boot Camp, and I have to start off by saying that I truly look forward to my yearly teaching assignments. For me it has been an absolute pleasure working with fellow CHIME faculty and staff in developing the course work for each […]

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