GEN i Blog

Tue, 10/14/2014 - 9:23am by McKenzie Pesnell
Upon starting the University of Texas Health IT program, I quickly became acquainted with two buzzwords: interoperability and connectivity. The central theme of most discourse was that patient data needs to be transferred to other providers, to labs, to insurance companies, and to essentially...Read more
Thu, 9/18/2014 - 4:23pm by Chad Johnson
As part of August’s monthly online user group session for Corepoint Health customers, Mike Stockemer presented the most common ways customers are using web services to exchange documents via Corepoint Integration Engine. Mike presented five different real-world scenarios in which Corepoint Health...Read more
Wed, 8/20/2014 - 4:39pm by Chad Johnson
High availability is a term used in the software industry to indicate that the application is available and running as expected a high percentage of the time. Availability is measured in percentage of up time for the system. For example, if a system has a 24-hour expected processing time and is...Read more
Wed, 7/30/2014 - 9:28am by Chad Johnson
Stage 2 of Meaningful Use requires caregivers to send syndromic surveillance and reportable labs results to their state’s department of public health. These two components are often referred to as the public health objectives of Meaningful Use. But what, exactly, are syndromic surveillance and...Read more
Tue, 7/22/2014 - 4:58pm by Chad Johnson
Is innovation possible in health IT? This is a common question that is aimed directly at the enormous size of the healthcare industry in the U.S. and the costs associated with enterprise software. Many feel that in a large industry with human lives in the balance real innovation is impossible...Read more
Wed, 7/16/2014 - 3:25pm by Chad Johnson
Our annual Corepoint Connect user group conference is just around the corner and the event is shaping up to be the best one yet. On our facebook page yesterday we announced the exciting news that hosts Cali Lewis and John P. will provide this year’s keynote address. Post by Corepoint...Read more
Tue, 7/1/2014 - 4:06pm by Dave Shaver
I'm tainted. I've spent 21 years living, breathing, and creating two of the best interface engines on the planet. I do nothing all day but think about HL7 , integration engines, ease-of-use, long-term costs, benefits of features, user experience, etc. Our customers challenge my team to continue...Read more
Wed, 6/18/2014 - 11:29am by Rob Brull
The 2014 International MUSE Conference for Meditech Users was held in Dallas the last week of May. Throughout the education sessions, several repeating themes emerged, all having to do with Meaningful Use : The recent announcement about 2011 Edition EHR Technologies being able to be used for 2014...Read more
Tue, 6/10/2014 - 3:51pm by Christopher Stehno
Now that you have a robust interface engine like Corepoint Integration Engine handling all or at least most of your message traffic, maybe it’s time to start thinking about what else the engine can do for you. For example, many organizations leverage the engine to transport their healthcare claims...Read more
Tue, 6/3/2014 - 8:29am by Chad Johnson
According to a HIMSS Analytics report “Current State of Health Data Interoperability in the United States,” healthcare organizations are moving to create private, or enterprise-level health information exchange solutions to skirt the bureaucracy and long-term uncertainty of joining and connecting...Read more


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