Press Releases

  • Partnership to uniquely foster collaboration to address social determinants of health; provide insights to better support California’s aging population September 7, 2018Salt Lake City, Utah —August 29, 2018—Collective Medical, delivering the nation’s largest and most effective network for care collaboration, today announced a partnership with the Hospital Council of Northern and Central California. The partnership focuses on addressing emergency department (ED) crowding and supporting both urban and rural populations. Within these communities, the partnership will focus on populations with social determinants of health–including the homeless and mentally ill– individuals with a

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  • Collective allows HIEs to extend value to member entities through access to rich and relevant patient insights at the point of care August 20, 2018SALT LAKE CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Collective Medical, a leading national network for care collaboration, today announced it has joined the Strategic Health Information Exchange Collaborative (SHIEC) as a Strategic Business and Technology (SB&T) Partner. SHIEC is the national trade association representing health information exchanges (HIEs).Collective’s real-time, risk-adjusted event notification and care collaboration platform serves all points of care across emergent, in-patient, post-acute, mental and behavioral, and ambulatory settings,

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  • New technology solution will help hospital emergency departments communicate and collaborate to improve patient care July 31, 2018RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced the launch of Virginia’s Emergency Department Care Coordination (EDCC) Program. This single, statewide technology solution connects all emergency departments in the Commonwealth, facilitating near real-time communication and collaboration among health care providers, health plans, clinical and care management personnel for patients receiving emergency medical services. The program also integrates the state’s Prescription Monitoring Program and the Advance Healthcare Directive Registry. Virginia is the first state in the nation

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  • Connection gives hospitals pertinent information on prescriptions at the point of care; arms providers with the insights needed to combat the opioid epidemic. July 10, 2018SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH – July 10, 2018 —Collective Medical, delivering the nation’s largest and most effective network for care collaboration, today announced that hospitals across the State of Alaska now have access to state prescription drug monitoring program (PDMP) information at the point of care. This connection builds upon the value of Alaska’s 2017 statewide rollout of the Collective network and platform, led by

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  • CEO: ‘Far too many drug victims come into our EDs when it’s too late’ June 13, 2018PRINCETON– As opioid overdoses continue to claim more lives, the New Jersey Hospital Association and its Health Research and Educational Trust announce a $1.5 million investment in an emergency department tracking tool for hospitals statewide to better monitor opioid prescriptions.The tool, developed by Collective Medical, supplies automatic clinical alerts in the ED to notify the medical team of an individual’s prescription history, drawing from the New Jersey Prescription Monitoring Program. The alerts are activated

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