Nonprofit health IT, research, and data innovation organization OCHIN today announced the launch of Acuere, a real-time data aggregation system that allows health care organizations to enhance care delivery and improve business operations.
Now in its 15th year, Portland-based OCHIN (Oregon Community Health Information Network) is growing by leaps and bounds – providing technical services to a broader range of healthcare providers and adding to its payroll.
“As adults, we own a number of complex processes,” such as who we marry, our careers, whether and when to buy a house, have kids, and so on, said Dr. Peter Edelstein, chief medical officer and vice president for Elsevier, the world’s leading publisher of scientific and medical content.
With the heightened interest in healthcare reform, the need to empower physicians and other healthcare providers is more important than ever before.
The first nine months of data on coordinated care organizations performance show most of Oregon's 16 coordinated care organizations improving in most areas for which benchmarks are available – with a 13 percent dro
A team led by OCHIN Research Director Jennifer DeVoe, MD, DPhil, has been approved for a funding award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to develop and expand a health data network that will be part of PCORnet: the National Patient-Centered National Clinical Research Net
Reducing cost, improving patient outcomes and developing stronger relationships between clinicians and their patients are the themes of an upcoming symposium sponsored by OCHIN and the Oregon Medical Association.