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Healthcare Informatics Innovators - Winners

2016

First Place:

UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Second Place:

Scottsdale Health Partners, Scottsdale, AZ

Third Place (tie):

Indiana Health Information Exchange, Indianapolis, IN

Penn Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Runners-Up:

Allina Health

Unity Point-Meriter

Yale-New Haven

Hackensack University Medical Center

Geisinger Health System

Stanford Medicine & Stanford Health Care

Florida Hospital

Multicare Health System

2015

First Place:

Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic, Toppenish, WA

Second Place (Tie):

Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, TX

Children’s Health Alliance, Portland, Ore.

Third Place:

Bon Secours Medical Group, Richmond, VA

Runners-Up:

  • Independence Blue Cross
  • Children’s Hospital of San Antonio
  • Blanchard Valley Health System
  • NextLevel Health
  • Penn Medicine
  • Military Health System

2014

First-Place:
Catholic Medical Partners, Buffalo, NY

Second-Place (Tie):
Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
North Memorial HealthCare, Robbinsdale, MN

Third-Place:
Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN

Runners-Up:

  •  Baystate Health (Springfield, Massachusetts)
  •  Care at Home Community Healthcare (Campbell, California)
  •  Children’s Medical Center (Dallas, Texas)
  •  CHRISTUS Health (Dallas, Texas)
  •  Cleveland Clinic (Cleveland, Ohio)
  •  North Shore LIJ Health System (Manhasset, New York)
  •  Northwestern Memorial Hospital (Chicago, Illinois)
  •  Penn Medicine (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
  •  Rhode Island Quality Institute (Providence, Rhode Island)

 

2013

 

First-Place:
NorthShore University HealthSystem/NorthShore Medical Group
, Evanston, Ill.

Second-Place (Tie):
Louisiana Public Health Institute/Crescent City Beacon Community, New Orleans
Colorado Beacon Consortium, Grand Junction, Colo.

Third-Place:
Shannon Medical Center, San Angelo, Tex.

Runners-Up:
Beaumont Health System, Royal Oak, Mich.
Ozark Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, Clinton, Ark.

 


 

2012
 

Winners:

  • The New York City Department of Health
  • Michigan Health Connect
  • Blessing Hospital
  • Marshfield Clinic

Finalists:

  • Allina Hospitals and Clinics (Minneapolis, Minnesota): Patient Census Dashboard
  • Eisenhower Medical Center (Rancho Mirage, California): Leading Change, Advancing Health: A Model to Transform Practice
  • Hospital for Special Surgery (New York, New York): Reduction of Unnecessary Transfusions
  • Phoenix Indian Medical Center (Phoenix, Arizona): EHR Implementation
  • Texas Health Resources (Arlington, Texas): Nurse Champion EHR Optimization
  • University Hospitals Cleveland (Cleveland, Ohio): PACS Integration
  • University of Missouri Health System (Columbia, Missouri): Well Baby Nursery Automation/Paperless Rounding
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania): Online eVisits
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center: Digital Pathology Consultation Portal
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center: Payer-Provider Clinical Information Integration
  • Visiting Physicians Association, U.S. Medical Management (Troy, Mich.): Applying Technology to Mobile Medicine

 


2011
 

Winners:

  • Children's Hospital and Medical Center of Omaha
  • Southeast Texas Medical Associates
  • Maine's HealthInfoNet

Finalists:

  • Adventist Health System [clinical]
  • Adventist Health System [financial]
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Children’s Hospital and Medical Center
  • Denver Health
  • Edward Hospital
  • Fletcher Allen Health Care
  • HealthInfoNet
  • Memorial Hospital and Health System
  • Muir Medical Group IPA
  • Nebraska Health Information Initiative (NeHII)
  • Southeast Texas Medical Associates
     

 
2010
 

Winners:

  • Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
  • Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
  • Chester County Hospital

Finalists:

  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
  • Baylor Health Care System
  • Mercy Health Partners
  • Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, part of the Saint Barnabas Health Care System
  • Meridian Health
  • Rush University Medical Center
  • University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
     

 


 

2009

Winners:

  • Detroit Medical Center
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • BayCare Health System

Finalists:

  • Children's Hospital of Michigan /Detroit Medical Center
  • Duke University Health System
  • Eastern Maine Medical Center (EMMC)
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • Montefiore Medical Center
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
  • Orlando Health
  • University of Texas Southwestern University Hospitals
     

2008

Winners:

  • Patricia Skarulis, Vice President and CIO Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, N.Y.
  • Harry Lukens, Senior Vice President and CIO, Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network,
  • Allentown, Pa.
  • Lynn Witherspoon, M.D., System Vice President and CIO, Ochsner Health System, New Orleans, La.
  • Daniel Mingle, M.D. Director and Ambulatory EMR Project, MaineGeneral Medical Center, Augusta, Maine
  • Marc Probst, Chief Information Officer, Intermountain Healthcare, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Paula Hansen, R.N., Vice President, Clinical Informatics, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas
  • David Bernard, M.D., Ph.D. ,Medical Director of Clinical Pathology, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas
  • Donna Staton, Chief Information Officer, Fauquier Health System, Warrenton, Va.
  • Ken Lawonn, Chief Information Officer, Alegent Health System, Omaha, Neb.
  • Jose Ignacio Valenzuela, M.D., Head of Special Projects, Education Division, Fundación Santa Fe de Bogotá, Colombia

 


 

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