FRISCO, Texas – September 9, 2010 – Corepoint Health, a leader in healthcare integration software, and Interface People (IPeople ), a leading software and services firm specializing in MEDITECH integration, announced today a partnership which offers a complete bidirectional interfacing solution for MEDITECH hospitals. This partnership leverages their unique interfacing expertise and significant MEDITECH customer base to deliver a unified solution to further simplify the complexities of healthcare integration.
Corepoint Integration Engine  is a robust integration platform used to manage interface connections and facilitate communication of electronic data between healthcare vendor applications. For hospital information systems such as MEDITECH, an integration engine is particularly helpful with interface monitoring and management .
Corepoint Health and IPeople have worked together for over a year to provide a bidirectional integration solution exclusively for MEDITECH hospitals. IPeople provides an interface solution that connects a MEDITECH hospital information system to Corepoint Integration Engine as well as the programming needed to establish the connections. Corepoint Health provides the interface engine  and services to manage the data mapping from various ancillary and Electronic Medical Record (EMR), as defined in Defining Key Health Information Technology Terms (The National Alliance for Health Information Technology, April 28, 2008): An electronic record of health-related information on an individual that can be... applications to MEDITECH, including the web-based console to manage the integrated environment efficiently.
Working together, Corepoint Health and IPeople provide a complete spectrum of integration to meet the needs of MEDITECH hospitals. The offering is an extensive package of software and services. The combined expert capabilities of IPeople and Corepoint Health will streamline the data flow between applications as well as connect the referring community efficiently and productively. “Corepoint Health is pleased to announce our partnership with IPeople.” said Phil Guy, chief executive officer of Corepoint Health. “IPeople is a leader in the health integration industry and provides valuable solutions customized for MEDITECH hospitals. Together, we deliver a complete and flexible interface solution for organizations using MEDITECH. Our combined offering is a streamlined, tested solution for many MEDITECH hospitals.”
“IPeople is delighted to have a seamless partnership with Corepoint Health,” said Jenny Blue, chief executive officer of Interface People. “Bringing together IPeople’s bi-directional HL7 feeds and Corepoint Integration Engine delivers a packaged offering for MEDITECH hospitals that is unparalleled. Our offering provides real, immediate value as more hospitals need the expertise and robust solutions to meet their growing interface demands in a productive, complete manner.” Corepoint Health was recently recognized as being #1 in the Interface Engines  market segment of the 2009 Top 20 Best in KLAS Awards: Software & Professional Services report (©2010 KLAS Enterprises, LLC. All rights reserved. www.KLASresearch.com ).
IPeople is an integration company providing the MEDITECH industry with innovative solutions and professional services to simplify the interaction between users and their data. Committed to increasing work efficiencies, while offering layers of flexibility in our products, IPeople supplies the healthcare industry with tools to assist both the technical and non-technical users. Our MEDITECH expertise has revolutionized the industry with affordable, high quality products and services that provide easy access to and management of MEDITECH’s health information system. www.ipeople.com 
About Corepoint Health:
Corepoint Health has the healthcare IT experience and strength to deliver a dramatically simplified approach to internal and external data integration and health information exchange for hospitals, radiology centers, laboratories, and clinics. Our next generation software solutions are transformational and will streamline your IT environment, provide a fast track to achieving your interoperability goals, and create operational leverage within your organization. Corepoint Health’s solutions achieve a needed balance of being both intuitive and sophisticated while delivering solid functionality and performance. Our approach significantly reduces the demands on your IT staff and budget.