Category: CORHIO in the News
- Date: June 20th, 2010Source: Health Data ManagementTopics: HIE, Health ITLess than 18 months after the federal government announced a $19 billion initiative to jump-start the use of health information technology (HIT), Colorado is poised to flip the switch on a plan that could transform how health care is delivered in the Centennial State.
- Date: June 15th, 2010Source: Denver PostTopics: HIE, Health ITColorado is racing a five-year deadline to build a network of electronic medical records linking doctors' offices and hospitals across the state — a massive challenge given that about 70 percent of physicians still use the print-fax-phone method to share data.
- Date: March 31st, 2010Source: Health ElevationsTopics: HIE, Health ITThe United Nations' translators and interpreters have nothing on Phyllis Albritton and her team at the Colorado Regional Health Information Organization. The U.N. works in a mere six official languages. CORHIO, as it facilitates electronic exchange of health information among providers and consumers, deals with scores. Health information sits in diverse and often incompatible software products, making it difficult for one to "talk" to another.