Press Releases

Metro Denver's Largest Health System Connects to the CORHIO HIE

(December 18, 2014)

CORHIO announced today that HealthONE’s eight Denver-area hospitals have successfully connected to its health information exchange (HIE) network. The hospitals include The Medical Center of Aurora, North Suburban Medical Center, Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center, Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Rose Medical Center, Sky Ridge Medical Center, Spalding Rehabilitation Hospital and Swedish Medical Center. Combined, the hospitals accounted for more than 1.2 million patient encounters in the last year. HealthONE is a subsidiary of HCA.  MORE +

Colorado Health Technology Regional Extension Center Program Reaches Goals, Enables State to Be a Leader in EHR Adoption

(November 19, 2014)

CORHIO announced today that the Colorado Regional Extension Center program completed its goal of helping 2,295 primary care providers and 33 rural and critical access hospitals adopt and meaningfully use electronic health records (EHR) technology. The Colorado Regional Extension Center program was funded through a federal ARRA HITECH grant, awarded to CORHIO in 2010 by Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) and The Office of the National Coordinator of Health IT (ONC). CORHIO administered the program and partnered with seven local health care organizations to deliver services to providers.  MORE +

CORHIO Announces Four New Board Members

(October 21, 2014)

CORHIO announced today the confirmation of four new members to the organization’s board of directors. The new directors elected to the board are: Patrick Gillies of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Jason Greer of the Colorado Community Managed Care Network, Michelle Mills of the Colorado Rural Health Center and Alexis Sgouros of Kaiser Permanente Colorado.   MORE +

Estes Park Medical Center Upgrades Health Records Technology to Improve Transitions of Care

(September 3, 2014)

CORHIO announced today that Estes Park Medical Center has successfully connected its electronic health record (EHR) system to the health information exchange (HIE) network. Estes Park Medical Center is the first independent critical access hospital to connect to the CORHIO HIE.  MORE +

Boulder Medical Center Joins the CORHIO HIE, Enhancing Care Coordination for Area Patients

(August 6, 2014)

More than 70 providers at the Boulder Medical Center, a multispecialty group that also operates an urgent care clinic, are now using health information exchange, in addition to an advanced electronic medical record system, to coordinate care for more than 200,000 annual patient visits. Through CORHIO’s secure electronic network, Boulder Medical Center doctors are now receiving laboratory results from hospitals and labs around the state without having to wait for faxes or other paper-based methods of communication. This is reducing patient wait times, helping doctors make faster and more accurate clinical decisions, and saving staff time previously spent tracking down patients’ medical records.  MORE +