State and federal health leaders including Lt. Governor Anthony Brown, Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) Chief Farzad Mostashari, and Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Secretary Joshua Sharfstein gathered at Holy Cross Hospital in Silver Spring on February 17 to announce that all of Maryland’s 46 acute care hospitals and two specialty hospitals are now connected to CRISP (Maryland’s Statewide Health Information Exchange) and exchanging data.
For more information on the press conference and Maryland’s health IT advances, see Lt. Governor Anthony Brown’s press release.
For more information about CRISP, visit crisphealth.org.