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  1. McKesson Health Solutions Introduces The Intelligence Hub

    Recently McKesson Health Solutions (MHS) unveiled the McKesson Intelligence Hub, a new technology platform for enabling interoperability and sharing business intelligence among healthcare applications.

  2. Dignity Health And Catholic Health Initiatives Team Up To Launch The Largest Community-Based Precision Medicine Program In The U.S.

    Dignity Health and Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), two of the nation's largest health systems, announced recently the launch of the Precision Medicine Alliance LLC that will offer patients from both health care systems faster and more accurate diagnostic and treatment protocols based on their genetic and molecular profile information.

  3. ACOs Using Lightbeam Health Solutions Net $84M In Savings For CMS Medicare Shared Savings Program, Doubling Average Savings Of Other ACOs

    Lightbeam Health Solutions, Inc., a leader in end-to-end population health management solutions, announced recently that Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) using Lightbeam technology delivered $83.8M in savings to the 2015 Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP), fully 20 percent of all MSSP savings in 2015, according to the ACO Financial Report from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

  4. McLeod Health Selects Cerner’s Enterprisewide Health IT System

    McLeod Health, a pre-eminent health care organization that serves more than 1 million South Carolinians across 15 counties, has selected Cerner, a global leader in health care technology, to implement a systemwide electronic health record (EHR) platform.

  5. Libman Education Releases CCS Exam Prep Course For CDI Professionals

    Libman Education has launched a new Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) Exam Prep Course to help CDI professionals earn the mastery level CCS coding credential. The intensive course, CCS for CDI: CCS Exam Prep, taught by CCS coding expert Mary Beth York, CCS, CCS-P, CIC, provides comprehensive exam preparation modified for the requirements of CDI professionals to include additional training in the coding systems used by hospitals.

  6. CHIME Announces New Board Members

    The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) is pleased to announce the election of Cynthia Peterson; Marc Chasin, M.D., CHCIO; and Shafiq Rab, M.D., CHCIO; to its board of trustees.

  7. AHN To Collaborate With Johns Hopkins On Molecular Testing For Late-Stage Cancer Patients

    A collaboration between Allegheny Health Network (AHN) Cancer Instituteand the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center will provide molecular testing for all AHN patients with certain late-stage cancers.

  8. Health Catalyst Named To First-Ever Forbes 2016 World’s Best 100 Cloud Companies List

    Health Catalyst, a leader in healthcare data warehousing, analytics and outcomes improvement, has been named to the first-ever Forbes 2016 Cloud 100: the definitive list of the top 100 private cloud companies in the world, developed in partnership with Bessemer Venture Partners.

  9. Keystone Health Information Exchange Develops Technology For Real-Time Delivery Of Patient Information

    The Keystone Health Information Exchange (KeyHIE), a network of more than 400 healthcare facilities in 53 counties of Pennsylvania, recently launched intelligent “push” technology to deliver – in real time – critical information to its participating doctors and health care providers to help ensure smoother care transitions for their patients.

  10. LA County Department Of Health Services Selects Cerner's Population Health Management Platform

    The Los Angeles County Department of Health Services (LACDHS), in collaboration with the California PRIME Project (1115 MediCal waiver), has expanded its relationship with Cerner, a global leader in health care technology, to implement its population health management platform, HealtheIntent.