Category: CHIME

  • Divurgent Appoints Ed Marx as New CEO

    Ed Marx, Chief Executive Officer, Divurgent What You Should Know: – Divurgent, a healthcare IT consulting company, today announced it has appointed Ed Marx, a renowned leader with more than 30 years of experience, as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). – In addition, Colin Konschak, company founder and CEO since 2007, will move to […]

  • HLTH21: TytoCare Launches Enhanced Telehealth Video Capabilities Powered by Amazon Chime

    What You Should Know:  – Today at HLTH21, TytoCare launched an expansion of its video capabilities, including enhanced video quality, multi-party calls, and the ability for clinicians to conduct remote visits on any tablet, including iPads. – The enhanced video capabilities include top-of-the-line video quality on Windows and MacOS, iOS and Android, and tablets, including […]

  • CHIME CEO: Digital acceleration fueling cybersecurity concerns

    Healthcare is in the midst of a digital revolution, unlike anything the industry has experienced before. But, according to CHIME CEO Russell Branzell, the growing dependence on technology for patient care and remote work is raising concerns related to cyberattacks.

  • CHIME-KLAS Report Reveals 10 Key EMR Interoperability Trends

    What You Should Know: – New CHIME-KLAS interoperability report reveals steady progress in some areas related to interoperability and leaps forward in others. – A total of 67% of provider organizations reported they often or nearly always had access to needed records in 2020, up from 28% in 2017. Providers noted improvements in functionality and […]

  • Value-Based Reimbursement Contracts Now Account for 26% of Hospital Revenue, KLAS Finds

    What You Should Know: – Value-based reimbursement (VBR) contracts now account for 26% of hospital revenue, according to a new report from KLAS research and CHIME. – Report reveals providers are looking first to their electronic health record (EHR) systems to drive PHM, and are most interested in investing in new healthcare information technology (HIT) […]

  • Top 3 Priority Areas for Healthcare CIOs in the Age of COVID-19

    What You Should Know: – In the age of COVID-19, healthcare CIOs cite interoperability, cybersecurity, and operationalizing SDOH data priorities as top three priority areas, according to the third annual LexisNexis focus group of CHIME executives. – The survey results also highlighted the importance of a team approach with support across the organization in helping CIOs […]