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Mar 27, 2020, 16:49 ET OCHIN Applauds Critical Updates to 42 CFR Part 2 in CARES Act

OCHIN strongly supports the long-term updates that were made to 42 CFR Part 2 as part of the larger CARES Act that Congress passed in response to the ...


Dec 19, 2019, 15:30 ET OCHIN leader appointed to national health care IT advisory committee

The Government Accountability Office announced today that Abby Sears, president and chief executive officer of OCHIN, a national health technology...


Nov 21, 2019, 16:15 ET OCHIN Urges Congressional Support for STAR Act to Expand Rural Telehealth Capacity, Lowering Health Care Costs and Increasing Underserved Communities' Access to Quality Care

Health information technology leader OCHIN today urged Members of Congress to support the bipartisan Specialty Treatment Access and Referrals (STAR)...


Oct 29, 2019, 19:40 ET OHSU, OCHIN awarded $7.2 million NIH grant to implement cancer prevention strategies

The National Cancer Institute, part of the National Institutes of Health, has awarded the Oregon Health & Science University Department of Family...


Oct 24, 2019, 16:52 ET OCHIN Supports Newly Introduced STAR Act to Improve Telehealth Access

OCHIN announces its support for legislation introduced today by U.S. Representative Josh Harder (CA-10). The Specialty Treatment Access and Referrals ...


Oct 10, 2019, 16:24 ET North County Health Services Joins the OCHIN Collaborative

North County Health Services (NCHS) announced a strategic partnership with OCHIN to provide a comprehensive Electronic Health and Dental Record...


Jul 25, 2019, 14:53 ET OCHIN secures $8M in federal funds to leverage technology for high quality care

Today, OCHIN received three years of federal funding totaling $8.1 million to support nearly 100 health centers across the country. About 1 in 12...


May 22, 2019, 09:00 ET OCHIN encourages ONC to consider safety net patients and providers in Information Blocking Rule

OCHIN sees potential improvement in patient engagement and treatment outcomes through the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information...


Oct 24, 2018, 15:30 ET OCHIN Studies Collection and Utilization of Social Determinants of Health Data Through the EHR

In the first of its kind research, OCHIN, combined with its collaborative partners, have published a study that piloted the capture and integration...


Sep 27, 2018, 16:06 ET OCHIN Deeply Disappointed Over Omission of 42 CFR Part 2 Reform in Opioid Package

Earlier this week, U.S. Senate and House leaders agreed upon an amended opioid legislation package, the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act, H.R....


Jun 04, 2018, 09:00 ET OCHIN Expands Leadership Team to Advance Partnerships for Health Equity

OCHIN, a leading nonprofit health care technology company serving the nation's most vulnerable patients, announced today that an expert in health...


May 29, 2018, 03:00 ET OCHIN Announces Partnership with RubiconMD and Safety Net Connect to Provide eConsult Services

OCHIN, a nonprofit health care innovation center providing solutions that promote quality, affordable health care for all, announced today it has...


Aug 23, 2017, 15:40 ET Jennifer Stoll Named Vice President of Government and Public Affairs at OCHIN

Jennifer Stoll, a government affairs and public affairs professional with more than 20 years' experience in the health care industry, has been named...


May 16, 2017, 16:46 ET California Telehealth Network (CTN) Joins the OCHIN Family of Companies

OCHIN, a leading national nonprofit health IT, research, and innovation organization, and the California Telehealth Network (CTN), a leading...


Aug 25, 2016, 09:00 ET OCHIN Launches Acuere Health Care Data Aggregation System

Nonprofit health IT, research and data innovation organization, OCHIN today announced the launch of Acuere, a real-time data aggregation system that...


Jul 07, 2015, 02:12 ET OCHIN Chooses CareAccord for Nationwide Health Information Service Provider Services, Health Information Exchange; Increases Communications for Providers

OCHIN, Inc., one of the nation's largest nonprofit Health IT and professional services organizations, announced today that it has selected...


Aug 28, 2014, 01:00 ET cHealth Innovation Symposium Announces Keynotes For 2014 Event

OCHIN, Inc., one of the nation's largest nonprofit Health IT and professional services organizations, and the Oregon Medical Association (OMA), a...


Aug 05, 2014, 11:30 ET OCHIN Awarded $225,000 Grant from the Oregon Educators Benefit Board and MODA Health Innovations Award Program to Support Financial Stability of School-Based Health Centers (SBHCs)

OCHIN, Inc., one of the nation's largest nonprofit Health IT and professional services organizations, is pleased to announce that they have been...


Jul 31, 2014, 11:30 ET Second Annual Innovative Health IT Event Hosted by OCHIN and the Oregon Medical Association: cHealth Innovation Symposium

OCHIN, Inc., one of the nation's largest nonprofit Health IT and professional services organizations, and the Oregon Medical Association (OMA), a...


Jan 22, 2014, 11:00 ET Charter and Oregon Health Network, An OCHIN, Inc. Organization Create First National Model Advancing Healthcare and Creating Job Opportunities in Rural California and Oregon Communities

harter Communications (NASDAQ: CHTR) and Oregon Health Network, an OCHIN, Inc. Organization, today announced completion of a broadband fiber optic...


Dec 20, 2013, 01:00 ET OCHIN, Inc. Research Team Approved for Funding Award from Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute to Become Integral Part of New National Clinical Research Network

A team led by OCHIN Research Director Jennifer DeVoe, MD, DPhil, has been approved for a funding award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research...


Nov 11, 2013, 05:35 ET Northwest Healthcare Symposium To Feature National Panelists To Help Attendees Navigate The World Health Organization's (WHO) 10th Revision Of The International Statistical Classification Of Diseases And Related Health Problems (ICD-10)

The cHealth Innovation Symposium runs Wednesday, November 13-15, 2013 at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, Oregon. Attendees can expect a...


Oct 01, 2013, 11:35 ET The cHealth Innovation Symposium, a new coordinated national health care event, announces keynote themes focused on overcoming change fatigue within health care transformation and reform landscape

OCHIN, a nonprofit national leader in quality health information technology; the Oregon Medical Association (OMA), a nonprofit organization that...


Aug 28, 2013, 11:35 ET National coordinated health care and health IT transformation event will be hosted by OCHIN, Inc., the Oregon Medical Association, and Oregon Health Network: The cHealth Innovation Symposium

OCHIN, a nonprofit national leader in quality health information technology; the Oregon Medical Association (OMA), a nonprofit organization that...