In the news

August 11, 2017 – HealthcareDive

New alliance aims to get specialty care to underserved patients. Read More.

April 20, 2017 – Washington State Dental Association

TACKLING THE OPIOID EPIDEMIC: WHAT DENTISTS CAN DO. Read More.

April 13, 2017 – Deseret News

Medical tech firm to expand Utah operations. Read More.

April 3, 2017 – ACEP Frontline Podcast

Host Dr. Ryan Stanton and Dr. Ben Zaniello, CMT Chief Medical Officer and VP of Product Management, discusses how health information exchanges can assist in the goal of providing patient-centered care. Listen Now.

March 13, 2017 – ACEP Now

Emergency Department Information Exchange Can Help Coordinate Care for Highest Utilizers. Read More.

February 21, 2017 – The Hill

Policymakers and Health Professionals Must Collaborate to Fight Addiction. Read More.

December 1, 2016 – The Portland Physicians Scribe eNewsletter

Organized medicine seeks to build on gains from ’16 legislative session. Read More.

November 9, 2016 – PRWeb

Collective Medical Technologies Ranked Fifth Fastest Growing Company in Utah. Read More.

September 29, 2016 – Relentless Health Value

Making the Most of Emergency Department Visits with Chris Klomp from Collective Medical Technologies. Read More.

September 22, 2016 – SLATE

Down With the Frequent Flyer Icon. Read More.

August 22, 2016 – STAT

26 overdoses in just hours: Inside a community on the front lines of the opioid epidemic. Read More.

July 28, 2016 – VACEP Emergency Medicine eNewsletter

Emergency department electronic record sharing in the works.  Read More.

July 24, 2016 – Open Minds

Between March and June 2016, six California hospitals in the East Bay.  Read More.

July 22, 2016 – HIS Talk

BIDMC CIO John Halamka, MD touts third-party apps that layer on top of EHRs, listing three cloud-based systems BIDMC will deploy.  Read More.

July 20, 2016 – Geek Doctor

Care Coordination Innovation.  Read More.

July 20, 2016 – Nephrology News

Hospital alert system improves care coordination at Northwest Kidney Centers.  Read More.

July 8, 2016 – Becker’s Hospital Review

How Sutter, Alameda Health use data analytics to manage ED frequent fliers.  Read More.

July 1, 2016 – LinkedIn Pulse

For the first time, clinicians and health researchers may be able to focus on issues that span across different health systems. Read More.

June 22, 2016 – Healthcare Informatics

In the East Bay, two health systems are building a virtual safety net to better coordinate care for ER patients.  Read More.

June 22, 2016 – Government Technology

Two separate efforts are trying to bring together fragmented pools of data, give clinicians the information they need to make better decisions, and tend to a patient’s social and medical needs.  Read More.

June 22, 2016 – San Francisco Chronicle

Hospitals look to technology to communicate, reduce errors.  Read More.

June 22, 2016 – Alameda Health System

Six East Bay hospitals partner to improve care for frequent emergency room patients. Read More.

June 22, 2016 – The Alta Bates Medical Center

Sutter Health and Alameda Health System Partner to Improve Care…with a common goal of coordinating care for frequent ER patients.  Read More.

June 14, 2016 – ACEP Now

Health IT developers’ pledge to increase EHR interoperability met with skepticism. Read More.

March 20, 2016 – The Lund Report 

Oregon legislature unanimously clears bill to fight opiate addiction epidemic. Read More.

March 16, 2016 – ACEP in the News

Nation’s emergency physicians applaud CDCs opioid guidelines.  Read More.

March 3, 2016 – State of Reform 

The Oregon Senate voted on Monday to advance a bill that will help … Sen. Steiner Hayward’s bill to fight rx painkiller abuse epidemic passes. Read More.

January 13, 2016 – Engage, Oregon Health Authority  

More than 140 representatives from Oregon’s coordinated care organizations, health plans, hospitals and providers came together in September to participate in the Emergency Department Information Exchange (EDIE) Learning Collaborative. Read More.

January 4, 2016 – ECG Management Consultants

Rethinking Care for Emergency Department Super Utilizers in a Value-Based World. Read More.

February 23, 2015 – HealthITAnalytics

EDIE was cited as a tool being implemented across the state of Oregon to help reduce ED utilization. The article is available here.

December 17, 2014 – Portland Business Journal

EDIE’s success in Oregon is discussed in an article in the Portland Business Journal. In the article, Dr. Sharon Meieran, states that the information in EDIE Notifications help emergency doctors route patients “to the optimal place for care.” The article may be found here.

July 20, 2014 – The Register-Guard

EDIE’s roll-out to the hospitals in Oregon was highlighted in an article in The Register-Guard. The article is available here, and features quotes from PeaceHealth, the Oregon Health Leadership Council, and the Washington State Hospital Association.

April 7, 2014 – Health IT Outcomes

CMT’s Emergency Department Information Exchange (EDIE) was cited by Health IT Outcomes as the tool used by Washington hospitals to exchange data as part of a statewide initiative to reduce unnecessary ED visits. Find the article here.

April 6, 2014 – The Bellingham Herald

EDIE was highlighted in an article in the Bellingham Herald. The article discussed the success of Washington’s 7 Best Practices initiative to reduce unnecessary Emergency Department visits. The article is available here.

March 31, 2014 – iHealthBeat

iHealthBeat mentioned the use of EDIE as part of Washington’s initiative to reduce unnecessary ED visits. Click here to view the article.

March 28, 2014 – FierceHealthIT

An article on FierceHealthIT cited EDIE as a tool used by Washington hospitals as part of the initiative to reduce unnecessary Emergency Department visits by Medicaid patients. Find the article here.

March 25, 2014 – Bloomberg Businessweek

EDIE was mentioned in an article on Businessweek as a tool that helped Washington State save $33.7 million in Medicaid ED spending in fiscal year 2013. The article is available here.

March 17, 2014 – Forbes

CMT and our work in Washington state were mentioned in an article on forbes.com. Find the article here.

February 6, 2014 – Healthcare IT Connect

Healthcare IT Connect published an article citing Collective Medical Technologies’ EDIE as a driver in enhancing workflow efficiencies and technology-driven cost savings in Washington. The article is available here.

February 6, 2014 – EMS World

An article mentioning Collective Medical’s involvement in the success of Washington’s “Seven Best Practices” program was published on EMS World. The article may be found here.

January 25, 2014 – Healthcare Informatics

Collective Medical Technologies and EDIE were highlighted in an article in Healthcare Informatics. The article is available here.

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