Monthly Archives: March 2014

What is a CCD?

Rob Colwill of Coldwater Software, Development Consultant for Champ Software, recently gave an excellent presentation about what a CCD is. If you’d like a chance to listen to this great Webex recording, click here. Here is a new series of videos to help you better understand data exchange. What is an EHR This 8 minute video [...]

By |2018-01-19T21:26:00+00:00March 24th, 2014|Blog Expert, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Minnesota Health Data Exchange Program

e-Health Connectivity Grant Champ has received news that the 4 regional grant applications we submitted for the Minnesota Department of Health HIE Grant were approved. The grant projects have been awarded approximately 1 million dollars collectively. You can visit the Minnesota Department of Health Website for more information on the awards: http://www.health.state.mn.us/divs/hpsc/ohit/hiegrants.html. On that page [...]

By |2018-06-21T04:44:36+00:00March 24th, 2014|Blog Expert, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Nightingale Notes & Meaningful Use

Champ Software is dedicated to evolving our applications to meet the needs of our clients, including all new state and federal regulations that impact our customers. We continue to monitor the Meaningful Use requirements. Nightingale Notes EHR already satisfies several Meaningful Use requirements and will have new features every year. Champ will periodically re‐evaluate the [...]

By |2017-08-10T14:15:21+00:00March 24th, 2014|Blog Expert, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Get Educated About Meaningful Use

Take the quiz on the right to evaluate whether your agency qualifies for Meaningful Use grant money. While Champ Software has determined it is in our clients’ best interest that Nightingale Notes is not Meaningful Use certified at this time, Nightingale Notes EHR is based on the Omaha System which is a standardized terminology providing [...]

By |2017-08-10T14:12:56+00:00March 24th, 2014|Blog Expert, Uncategorized|0 Comments

What Does EMR/EHR Mean to a Public Health Agency?

Health care in the United States is a topic much in the news these days. While the general public focuses on the changes coming with “Obamacare,” heath care providers are exploring a federal incentive program called “Meaningful Use” that was part of the HITECH (Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health) Act of early [...]

By |2017-08-10T14:10:11+00:00March 24th, 2014|Blog Expert|0 Comments