CORHIO e-Newsletter

Colorado and Kansas HIEs Team Up for Advanced State-to-State Exchange of Patient Data

(July 22, 2015)

Patient data from Colorado-based Centura Health is now available to Kansas providers as a result of a new connection between KHIN and CORHIO. The connectivity between the HIEs allows discrete data to transmit from one HIE to another, and route to authorized health care providers within their EHR workflow and is also available via KHIN’s secure, web-based patient query portal. Utilizing this type of advanced technology allows for a more robust type of exchange than connectivity limited to Direct message exchange.   MORE +

Pathology Results From MetroPath to Improve Patient Care, Save Provider Time

(July 21, 2015)

Metropolitan Pathologists (MetroPath) is in the process of connecting to the CORHIO HIE, which will make their pathology test results available to any provider participating in the CORHIO network. With MetroPath’s upcoming connection to the CORHIO network, physicians and other care providers can potentially eliminate having multiple logins to different lab portals.   MORE +

Three Provider Groups Becoming PCMHs With Help from CORHIO

(July 21, 2015)

The process of becoming a recognized patient-centered medical home (PCMH)TM can be time-consuming for primary care practices and medical clinics, especially for smaller groups with limited resources. CORHIO’s medical home experts are working closely with providers across the state to help them through the NCQA patient-centered medical home process. Hilltop Family Physicians, Summit Medical Clinic and Metro Community Provider Network – all current participants in the CORHIO HIE network – are working with CORHIO’s Transformation Support Services team to achieve medical home recognition by NCQA.  MORE +

Community Health Partnership in Southern Colorado Joins CORHIO Network

(June 24, 2015)

Community Health Partnership (CHP) will begin the process of connecting its members’ electronic health record (EHR) systems to the CORHIO network starting next month. CHP is a coalition of more than 25 provider organizations in southern Colorado, including some of the largest health care provider organizations in Colorado Springs and the greater Pikes Peak region. CHP collectively provides care to more than 143,000 patients.   MORE +

Important Announcement on CORHIO System Upgrade

(June 24, 2015)

To improve overall data quality and enhance the web portal user experience, a major upgrade of CORHIO’s system is underway. A brief outage will occur from June 26-28. If you need test results or other patient information while the system is down, please contact the hospital or lab directly.  MORE +