College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME)

Stage 2 meaningful use
By Erin McCann 10:43 am May 06, 2013
Responding to a feedback request from Senators on Capitol Hill regarding health IT adoption, the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives called for a one-year pushback of the Stage 2 meaningful use deadline and defended the efficacy of the federal incentive program.
By Tom Sullivan 12:00 am April 28, 2013
As the funding for ONC’s HIT Workforce Development Program draws to a close the office – and a significant chunk of participating colleges – are looking at ways to advance the curriculum, as well as strengthen ties to vendors and hospitals.
By Pamela Dixon 12:00 am April 28, 2013
The pressure to innovate is on as healthcare looks at how to meet the new business demands of moving to pay for performance and quality measures. Part of that process may be the retooling of the Health IT leadership team.
By Erin McCann 11:02 am April 22, 2013
Aiming to further advance interoperability in the health IT arena, the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives is pressing the HHS to extend certification criteria to the health information exchange marketplace, officials announced last week.
By Erin McCann 08:05 am February 28, 2013
It pays well to be a chief information officer in healthcare these days, according to a report released by CHIME, which finds that industry CIOs earned an average base salary of $208,417 in 2012.
By Bernie Monegain 12:06 pm February 19, 2013
The CHIME/HIMSS John E. Gall, Jr. CIO of the Year, James Turnbull, who oversees all things IT at University of Utah Health Care, is informed by experience he gained at several other healthcare systems before coming to Utah five years ago. His stints, including one in Canada, exposed him to a number of ways healthcare systems - and health IT...
By Mike Miliard 03:54 pm February 18, 2013
A recent study by Weill Cornell Medical College shows how electronic health records can do much better when it comes to gauging the quality of patient care.
By Mike Miliard 02:22 pm February 18, 2013
Physicians, IT professionals and technology vendors are more or less in agreement when it comes to the third and final leg of meaningful use: Let's build on our success so far, but move forward thoughtfully.
Russell P. Branzell
By Mike Miliard 10:52 am February 13, 2013
The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) announced late Tuesday that its board has selected Colorado Health Medical Group's Russell P. Branzell to serve as its new president and chief executive officer.
By Bernie Monegain 10:00 am February 13, 2013
The five most recent CIOs of the Year look into the future and imagine what healthcare IT will look like in 10 years. What they see ahead, they say, is both challenging and exciting.

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