PLANO, Texas, January 28, 2010 – Corepoint Health, a healthcare integration  software leader, successfully passed interoperability testing at the 2010 Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise (Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise (IHE) is an initiative by healthcare professionals and industry to improve the way computer systems in healthcare share information. Visit the IHE website. Synonyms: Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise) North American Connectathon event in Chicago.
The IHE Connectathon is the healthcare IT industry's largest interoperability testing event. A full range of profiles defined in the IHE Technical Frameworks are tested in a carefully organized and supervised environment. It serves as an opportunity for participants to test their implementations with other vendors.
Corepoint Health successfully completed Connectathon testing for:
|Integration Profiles Implemented||Actors Implemented|
|Cross-Enterprise Document Sharing (Cross-enterprise Document Sharing What it’s used for: The sharing of documents between any health care enterprise, ranging from a private physician office to a clinic to an acute care in-patient facility, through a common registry. Medical document...)||Document Source|
|Cross-Enterprise Document Reliable Interchange (Cross-enterprise Document Reliable Interchange (XDR) – What it’s used for: The exchange of health documents between health enterprises using a web-based, point-to-point push network communication, permitting direct interchange between EHRs, PHRs ...)||Document Source|
|Cross-Enterprise Document Sharing-Scanned Documents (XDS-SD)||Content Creator (Text and PDF)|
|Consistent Time||Time Client|
"For over 12 years, Corepoint Health has been very active in the healthcare standards community, contributing to the development of HL7 standards and offering many HL7 resources  to assist in achieving integrated healthcare," said Dave Shaver, CTO at Corepoint Health. "These certifications validate our continued efforts to produce solutions that meet today’s interoperability requirements in an effective, real-world, and practical manner," concluded Shaver, who currently co-chairs the HL7  Infrastructure and Messaging Technical Committee and has been involved with the development of HL7 is a Standards Developing Organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) to author consensus-based standards representing a board view from healthcare system stakeholders. HL7 has compiled a collection of message form... since 1993.
Corepoint Health delivers high-performing yet intuitive software solutions to enable a highly-integrated healthcare environment for hospitals, radiology groups, labs, and clinics. Healthcare organizations rely on Corepoint Health’s interface engine  and interoperability solutions to streamline patient data exchanges and essential operational workflows.
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) and also was awarded the 2009 Most Valuable Product (MVP) by RT Image magazine in the Data Storage & Management category.
Corepoint Health’s interoperability solutions will be demonstrated at 2010 HIMSS Conference & Exhibition in Atlanta, March 1-3, Booth 1233.