Spotlight on Innovation: CHORDS

Health information for communities is limited.  However, recent advances in accessing health care data provide novel methods to identify where disparities may exist. Through the Colorado Health Observation Regional Data Service (CHORDS), in partnership with Denver Metro public health agencies, electronic health record data are accessed using a novel technology Read more…

Supreme Court Ruling on Vermont APCD Case

Source: The Center for Improving Value in Health Care (CIVHC)Media Contact:Cari Frank, Director of Communications & Marketing303.903.6007 or cfrank@civhc.orgThe Supreme Court made a 6-2 decision earlier today in Gobeille v. Liberty Mutual, ruling that Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) preempts Vermont’s All Payer Claims Database (APCD) statute regarding self-funded Read more…