Charles Colander, VP/CIO, Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare, Chapter 1

Charles Colander, VP/CIO, Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare

*Moving to a new building
*A Meditech C/S 5.6 shop (“6.0 is not on our horizon at this point”)
*NextGen in the owned practices (Phytel layered on top)
*eClinicalWorks in the mix
*No LSS? “I think the industry’s spoken on that one”


IBM Acquires Initiate

Big Blue Picks Up Initiate

IBM is acquiring Chicago-based Initiate Systems, a provider of data integrity software for information sharing among healthcare and government organizations, for an undisclosed amount. IBM plans to “support and enhance Initiate’s technologies while helping clients take advantage of the broader IBM portfolio,” and will integrate Initiate with its Information Management business after the closing, expected […]