Carbondale, CO – February 25, 2013 — Orchestrate Healthcare announces today they have been selected to join the CHIME Foundation whose mission is to collaborate with other thought leaders in the advancement of strategic and innovative applications within healthcare information technology.
“We are honored to be among the select healthcare IT vendors and professional services firms invited to join the CHIME Foundation,” quotes Charlie Cook, President of Orchestrate Healthcare. “Orchestrate Healthcare is built on the foundation of our knowledge of advancing healthcare technology. To be a part of the mission of CHIME allows us to share that experience and knowledge while collaborating with others in this fast-paced environment.”
The CHIME Foundation provides, and participates in, educational initiatives and programs that serve the professional development needs of both CHIME and CHIME Foundation members. Annually, the CHIME Foundation awards those exploring ways to make a difference in Healthcare. With recognitions such as Innovator of the Year and the CHIME Collaboration Award, excellence in innovation demonstrating value and creative use of technology by both individuals and firms are shared.
“Our consultants thrive on exploring ways to improve our client’s technology space,” comments David Gibbs, HIE Practice Manager and Senior Consultant with Orchestrate Healthcare. “When we engage with a client, we are not there to just install a vendor’s software, we are there to provide solutions. I’m excited for us to join with other CHIME members as we ‘push the envelope’ within these technology platforms.”
Orchestrate Healthcare will be participating in the upcoming CHIME CIO Forum at HIMSS 2013 where nationally acclaimed speakers and healthcare IT educators will collectively share solutions, solve problems and address challenges. Jerry Roberts, VP – Epic Practice and Diana Bodell, Senior BI Analyst will be hosting a CHIME Focus Group on the emerging capabilities of Epic’s Cognito BI toolset on Wednesday, March 6 at 8:00am in Room 336. This presentation is open to CHIME members only.
About the CHIME Foundation
The CHIME Foundation is a non-profit organization composed of select healthcare IT vendors and professional services firms. CHIME Foundation members benefit from the unique opportunity to partner and collaborate with more than 1,400 CHIME member CIOs. The CHIME Foundation provides and participates in educational initiatives and programs that serve the professional development needs of CHIME and CHIME Foundation members. These initiatives and partnerships advance the strategic and innovative applications of healthcare information technology.