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CHIME, Intermountain collaborate on health IT innovation

The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives and Intermountain Health Care are aiming to use a newly opened innovation center to aid HIT professionals. CHIME, an association representing healthcare information technology professionals, is working with the Salt Lake City-based integrated delivery system to operate the Intermountain and CHIME Innovation Center in Murray, Utah. The center… Read More »

Innovation Amidst the Crisis: Health IT and the Opioid Abuse Epidemic | Part 4 – Resource Allocation and Access

By COLIN KONSCHAK, FACHE and DAVE LEVIN, MD  Dave Levin Colin Konschak The opioid crisis in the United States is having a devastating impact on individuals, their families, and the health care industry. This multi-part series will focus on the role technology can play in addressing this crisis. Part one of the series proposed a… Read More »

Accelerating health care innovation by connecting engineering and medicine

(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) Jeffrey W. Holmes, University of Virginia (THE CONVERSATION) Artificial heart valves, prosthetic hips, bedside monitors, MRI machines – these and so many other innovations that we now take for granted emerged at the interface of engineering and medicine. In… Read More »