College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME)

By Mike Miliard 10:50 am September 22, 2011
The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives has urged ONC to "study the complex issues" surrounding metadata standards "more closely," imploring officials to work with industry partners to develop and test those standards before any broader regulatory action is taken.
By Bernie Monegain 03:37 pm September 08, 2011
The American Hospital Association last month became the latest healthcare group to advise the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to reconsider its accounting of disclosures rule, included in proposed changes to the HIPAA privacy rule under the HITECH Act.
By Bernie Monegain 10:21 am August 03, 2011
The American Hospital Association is the latest healthcare group to urge the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to reconsider its accounting of disclosures rule, included in proposed changes to the HIPAA privacy rule under the HITECH Act.
By Molly Merrill 09:51 am July 21, 2011
Proposed changes to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act establish standards that would be difficult for providers to meet and should be scaled back, according to comments filed by the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives.
By Molly Merrill 11:13 am July 11, 2011
The nation's "Most Wired" hospitals are making progress towards greater health information technology adoption, especially in terms of computerized physician order entry, according to Hospitals & Health Networks' 2011 Most Wired Survey results.
By Diana Manos 12:11 pm July 05, 2011
The Health IT Policy Committee, the advisory panel to the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC), voted June 8 to recommend delaying the start of Stage 2 of meaningful use until 2014.
By Bernie Monegain 12:55 pm June 02, 2011
The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives, with more than 1,400 CIO members, is urging the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to rethink the government’s rulemaking proposals on accountable care organizations. At issue is a provision that would give individuals the option to restrict access to data.
By Healthcare IT News 09:19 am May 11, 2011
The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives is urging CMS to rethink the government's rulemaking proposals on accountable care organizations.
By Healthcare IT News 04:05 pm April 18, 2011
The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) has submitted comments on the proposed Federal Health IT Strategic Plan -- supporting its goals, but also seeking refinements that will increase the likelihood for effective and widespread provider adoption.
By Healthcare IT News 01:02 pm April 13, 2011
The vast majority of CIOs responding to a survey conducted in mid-March by the College of Health Information Management Executives (CHIME) expect their organizations will achieve meaningful use of electronic health records within Stage 1 and get funding under the HITECH portion of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).

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