For more then 15 years, CHAN has methodically
built an infrastructure that affords innovative opportunities. CHAN's cumulative endeavors, particularly in the Health Information Technology
(HIT) arena, enable the provision of enriched patient experiences and
quality care through HIT.
Implemented GE Centricity Physician Office
electronic health record system (EHR) that is
standardized and centrally managed. One-hundred percent of the member providers
use the system for patient care.
Selected and implemented GE Centricity Physician
Office Practice Management (PM). The PM
fully integrated with the EHR and enables HIPAA compliant
Implemented secure web-enabled technology tools,
Secure Patient Portal and Secure Messaging, for authorized users to interact with
the health center for services and information.
Standardized financial definitions and practices
including chart of accounts, status and performance report and
compliance oversight procedures.
Adopted and implemented evidence based practices
and protocols for
preventive health care services and the management of chronic health conditions (Diabetes, Asthma, Depression,
Integrated sub-specialty services and programs
for oral health, behavioral health and obstetrics into the
primary care settings for the underserved populations.
structured technical assistance and operations consulting
services to other Health Centers and Networks.