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11 10, 2017

Summit Healthcare Partners with Speedum Technologies Health Solutions as Official International Reseller

By |2018-06-29T12:09:16+00:00October 11th, 2017|Healthcare IT, Interface Engine, Press Release|

Summit Healthcare Partners with Speedum Technologies Health Solutions as Official International Reseller Speedum Technologies will now offer Summit Healthcare Technologies in addition to their Consulting Services Braintree, Mass., October 11, 2017- Summit Healthcare, a leader in healthcare system integration, has selected Speedum Technologies Health Solutions, to resell their technologies, as they focus on the international marketplace. [...]

2 10, 2017

Summit Healthcare is a Proud Partner in National Health IT Week

By |2017-10-11T09:43:02+00:00October 2nd, 2017|Healthcare IT, Press Release|

This October, Summit Healthcare — as a partner in the advancement of health information technology to help improve healthcare —is a Proud Partner in National Health IT Week.  National Health IT Week is an awareness week offering all healthcare stakeholders an opportunity to unite under one banner, expressing the benefits that health information technology [...]

28 09, 2017

5 Goals of Interoperability

By |2017-10-11T09:46:44+00:00September 28th, 2017|Healthcare IT|

Posted on behalf of James Proctor, Integration Services Manager  Interoperability can be defined as the idea of achieving broad access to common information across an uncommon landscape, between disparate partners. When we think about what has been accomplished in Healthcare, and Healthcare IT, over just the last 10 years, the sweeping changes and regulations [...]

20 09, 2017

An Interview with a Hospital CIO: The Challenges, Changes, and What Keeps Them Up at Night

By |2017-10-11T09:48:54+00:00September 20th, 2017|Healthcare IT, Homepage Feature|

Posted on behalf of Kendra Sheehan, Regional Sales Manager What challenges are CIO’s within a hospital tasked with, what keeps them up at night and how has the role changed? These are a few of the questions presented to Vince Vitali, Chief Information Officer at RML Specialty Hospital.  RML Specialty Hospital was founded in [...]

27 07, 2017

RCCH HealthCare Partners Selects Summit Exchange to Streamline Interoperability Across Multiple Organizations

By |2018-07-02T09:11:57+00:00July 27th, 2017|Care Coordination, Healthcare IT, Homepage Feature, Interface Engine, Meaningful Use, Press Release|

RCCH HealthCare Partners Selects Summit Exchange to Streamline Interoperability Across Multiple Organizations Summit Healthcare Supports RCCH HealthCare Partners in Consolidating Around a Single Interoperability Platform to Improve Efficiency and Reduce Workload Braintree, Mass., July 27, 2017 - Summit Healthcare is pleased to announce a new partnership with RCCH HealthCare Partners to assist them with [...]

12 07, 2017

What is Summit Healthcare Doing to Support FHIR?

By |2017-10-11T09:51:01+00:00July 12th, 2017|Healthcare IT, Homepage Feature, Meaningful Use, Post to Homepage Grid|

Posted on Behalf of Tom Bishop, Software Developer Summit Provider Alert supports FHIR It looks like FHIR is here to stay, so supporting it is not optional. The Summit Provider Alert product has been FHIR ready since its initial release. Let's start with a definition of FHIR. According to the HL7 Org, FHIR (Fast [...]

13 06, 2017

Summit Healthcare Supports this Year’s Recipient of the Heart of MUSE Foundation: The Gatehouse

By |2018-07-02T09:16:55+00:00June 13th, 2017|Healthcare IT, Meditech, Philanthrophy, Press Release|

Summit Healthcare Supports this Year’s Recipient of the Heart of MUSE Foundation: The Gatehouse 2017 Marks the 13th Year Summit Healthcare Takes the Stage to Honor Heart of MUSE Recipient Braintree, Mass., June 13, 2017 – The International MUSE Conference is one of the largest MEDITECH user group conferences in the country. Every year, [...]

22 05, 2017

How Secure Are Your Backups?

By |2017-10-11T09:52:12+00:00May 22nd, 2017|Healthcare IT|

Posted on Behalf of Marianne Soucy, Manager, Client Education Services One of the worst support calls I have taken in my IT career was for a client that had a new employee accidentally delete an entire drive of a virtualized SQL server. Should he have had access to do so? Of course not, but [...]

10 05, 2017

The True Value in Integration: Total Control of Your Data

By |2017-10-11T09:52:47+00:00May 10th, 2017|Care Coordination, Healthcare IT, Interface Engine|

Posted on behalf of Tori Buck, Director of Product Management There are a number of possible arguments for the value of an integration engine in your healthcare environment. Some of those that I come across regularly are: The return on investment (ROI) available by being able to reproduce data feeds to other downstream disparate systems [...]

4 05, 2017

The Home Stretch – Meaningful Use

By |2017-10-11T09:53:31+00:00May 4th, 2017|Care Coordination, Healthcare IT, Meaningful Use|

Hospitals and eligible healthcare providers have been focused on achieving Meaningful Use Electronic Health Record (EHR) system standards set by The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) since 2012 now.  With Meaningful Use Stage 3, the last of three stages, due to [...]