Health IT

Thu, 1/30/2014 - 9:51am by Jon Mertz
Working at Corepoint Health the past eight years has been special. As a company, we develop, implement, and support interoperability software , so we are literally in the middle of healthcare. Being in the middle creates opportunities and challenges and, through it all, our focus has always been, “...Read more
Thu, 9/19/2013 - 8:11am by Jon Mertz
With National Health IT Week underway, the question posed by HIMSS is: What is the value of health IT? A clear answer is data freedom. Health IT: What Is It All About? Before defining data freedom, it is good to define health information technology (IT). Health IT is: Systems to support the...Read more
Tue, 8/27/2013 - 3:27pm by Chad Johnson
Driven by major federal investments in health IT the past several years, hospitals, physicians and other providers have made significant strides in the adoption of EHRs and other health IT, according to a recent Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s annual report, “Health Information Technology in the...Read more
Tue, 7/16/2013 - 11:37am by Chad Johnson
EHRs are poorly designed. Health Information Exchange organizations are not financially sustainable. Patient portals are a poor substitute for real patient engagement. Will Meaningful Use be a victim of future budget cuts? Since you're interested in health IT and what I like to call "the...Read more
Fri, 12/21/2012 - 9:34am by Rob Brull
In a December 2012 webinar, we asked 70 attendees whether they had heard of the Direct Project . 55% stated that they had not. My prediction is that both Direct and IHE -based Web Services will see significant adoption in 2013, to the point where more the 90% of our customers will be evaluating one...Read more
Mon, 10/8/2012 - 1:48pm by Chad Johnson
Artist and patient advocate Regina Holliday was the keynote speaker Oct. 5, 2012, at Corepoint Connect '12.Read more
Thu, 8/30/2012 - 10:52am by Chad Johnson
National Health IT Week 2012 is Sept. 10-14 and HIMSS is hosting a blog "carnival" designed to help them highlight interesting perspectives on the following question: How will Health IT make a difference a year from now at the next National Health IT Week? Health IT is not just one thing. In fact,...Read more
Wed, 8/1/2012 - 4:30pm by Chad Johnson
It's always exciting to see Corepoint Health featured in health IT publications. It's especially cool when we get to talk about topics that are instrumental to our mission of helping customers meet their health data integration needs. That's exactly what happened in two recent Healthcare IT News...Read more