Addressing the Opioid Crisis: Upstream Intervention through Data Exchange

Quick Facts About the Opioid Crisis: In 2016, there were more than 63,600 drug overdose deaths in the US 40% of those deaths involved a prescription opioid More than 46 people die each day from prescription opioid overdoses $504 billion was spent in 2015 to contain the crises (2.8% of 2015's GDP) We are indeed [...]

A Basic Overview of Health Information Exchange

This article is designed to give a basic overview of Health Information Exchange, and explain what an HIE is and what it can mean to public health personnel. Health Information Exchanges (HIEs) are a crucial piece of the data exchange puzzle. While HIE is a somewhat common term among public health personnel and many health [...]

By |2018-06-25T05:55:09-05:00February 12th, 2018|EHR, Health Information Exchange, HIE|0 Comments

Koble Group announce addition of the Iowa Health Information Network (IHIN) to their HIE platform

Champ Software shares in the excitement of the Koble Group as they announce the addition of the Iowa Health Information Network (IHIN) to their HIE platform. What does this mean for Champ Software clients? So, what does this mean for Champ Software Nightingale Notes clients? Primarily, this new development means that when Champ Software's Iowa [...]

What is a CCD? The Non-“Techie” Version

Part of the Nightingale Notes EHR software is CCD software which helps convert electronic CCD is a Continuity (Care Document) patient data into an easy to read PDF. A CCD is a Continuity of Care Document. So what does that mean for non-techies? Here's what you need to know. Communication Anytime we want to communicate [...]

By |2018-06-25T09:34:44-05:00January 13th, 2014|Blog Expert, CCD, Community Health, EHR, HIE, HL7, Mirth, Omaha System|0 Comments
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