Press Releases

  • 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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  • Partnership arms HASC’s 184 hospital and 40 health system members with real-time information at the point of care for opioid abuse mitigation, avoidable ED utilization, collaboration around patients with behavioral health conditions and Social Determinants of Health.  May 24, 2018SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH —May 24, 2018—Collective Medical, delivering the nation’s largest and most effective network for care collaboration, has partnered with the Hospital Association of Southern California (HASC). Through the partnership, HASC membership, which includes 184 member hospitals and 40 health systems, will have access to the Collective network and EDie

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  • Partnership arms care teams with real-time information at the point of care May 23, 2018Collective Medical, delivering the nation’s largest and most effective network for care collaboration, today announced a partnership with and an endorsement by the Texas Hospital Association (THA). Through the partnership, care teams in Texas will have access to the Collective network, providing the information needed to identify and support complex patient populations. The partnership also supports THA’s recent voluntary guidelines for hospital emergency department (ED) prescribers of opioids by arming care teams with real-time, relevant patient

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  • Medical Economics

    Alaska’s healthcare system serves a population of 740,000 spread across 663,000 square miles. Given the relatively “small” number of patients cared for within this vast backdrop, it’s easy to believe our state healthcare leaders are giving patients the personalized treatment they need to live their best lives.