(April 8, 2014)
CORHIO announced today that Morgan Honea was selected by the board of directors to be its Executive Director. Honea, who is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Plains Medical Center, will assume the executive leadership role with CORHIO on May 1, 2014.
(March 11, 2014)
CORHIO announced today that True North Health Navigation, the first mobile emergency medical unit of its kind in the state, is now accessing vital patient information through the health information exchange (HIE). While en route to non-life-threatening 911 calls, True North Health Navigation practitioners have access to complete patient medical histories, including recent treatments and medications. This allows practitioners to diagnose and treat patients with greater accuracy and safety while eliminating the cost of unnecessary trips to the emergency room.
(September 11, 2013)
CORHIO, the Colorado Regional Health Information Organization, announced today that Quest Diagnostics is now connected to its health information exchange (HIE), and as a result all of the largest medical laboratories are now participating in the network that links health care providers throughout the state. Quest Diagnostics is the world’s leading provider of diagnostic information services. The company operates a clinical laboratory in Denver that serves patients in Colorado. “Given our long-standing commitment to Colorado, we are proud to participate in the exchange. and look forward to delivering diagnostic insights that help drive better health for patients and providers in the state,” said Stuart Smith, Regional Vice President, Commercial, Quest Diagnostics.