2017

March 14

Wipro leverages NextGate’s award winning MatchMetrix® EMPI platform to develop a next-generation Enterprise Master Patient Index solution for NHS Scotland.

February 20

NextGate announces agreement with Southwest Diagnostic Imaging to implement the NextGate EMPI to integrate patient data coming from different imaging centers, hospitals and other healthcare organizations. Download the PDF version.

February 16

NextGate has secured a multi-year contract with NHS National Services Scotland to assign and manage the National Patient Identifiers known as CHI numbers. Download the PDF version.

February 15

A Question & Answer chat on the fundamental importance of patient identity matching with Andy Aroditis, the CEO and Co-Founder, NextGate.

February 02

NextGate will present customer-proven approaches to universal patient and provider identity resolution at the HIMSS17 Annual Conference and Exhibition. Download the PDF version.

January 11

NextGate expands technology profile, product licenses and growth in interoperability solutions throughout the U.S., Australia and U.K. in 2016. Download the PDF version.

2016

December 07

NextGate has released the v9.2 update to iDAS (intelligent Data Aggregation Server) with multiple key new features. Download the PDF version.

November 22

Dr. Steven Davis will join the NextGate Make the Connection! User Group Conference as the keynote speaker. Download the PDF version.

October 25

Palmetto Health partners with NextGate to implement the NextGate EMPI and successfully cross-links over 6.5 million patient records across 8 source system. Download the PDF version.

October 18

NextGate reports third quarter results of 2016 that show growth in areas including, new customer agreements, product development and an increase in international clients and partner implementations. Download the PDF version.

October 11

NextGate will present proven customer approaches to health information management professionals at the AHIMA Annual Conference 2016. Download the PDF version.

October 10

Chinese Community Health Care Association (CCHCA) has implemented NextGate’s EMPI technology to improve member identification and cross-platform communication. Download the PDF version.

October 05

University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) launches NextGate’s Provider & Organization Registry to reconcile and manage cross-community provider data. Download the PDF version.

September 26

San Mateo County Health System chose NextGate’s EMPI, implementation services and software support as the foundation for better data and patient identity management. Download the PDF version.

September 14

The NextGate XDS Registry & Repository follows industry standards to exchange clinical information in accordance with data access safeguards including patient consent and user authorization. Download the PDF version.

September 07

Texas Hospital Association (THA) has gone live with NextGate’s MatchMetrix® technology platform as its Enterprise Master Patient Index (EMPI) solution. Download the PDF version.

September 01

NextGate announces new facial recognition technology that will enhance speed and accuracy of matching duplicate records, decrease fraud and improve patient safety. Download the PDF version.

August 25

NextGate opens a new office in Australia to support accurate patient data matching implementations. Download the PDF version.

August 24

Camden CCG in London created the Camden Integrated Digital Record (CIDR) and has partnered with NextGate to share patients’ records for integrated care. Published in the Summer 2016 issue of The Commissioning Review.

August 03

NextGate hosting a virtual user group for customers to connect and exchange experiences. This is a preview of NextGate’s first annual conference to be held June 2017. Download the PDF version.

July 19

Andy Aroditis, CEO, compares social networking technology to the struggles and ideals for the creation and implementation of connected health care in the July 2016 issue of For the Record.

April 06

Texas Hospital Association chooses NextGate EMPI to aggregate data among its hundreds of member hospitals and supply accurate patient information. Download the PDF version.

April 05

Kristen Lee of SearchHealthIT features customer Rochester RHIO and how they reduced over 500,000 duplicate patient records using NextGate EMPI.

March 17

NextGate partner MedeAnalytics enables Mississippi Division of Medicaid to become the first medicaid agency in the nation to exchange clinical data. EMPI integrates with EPIC EHR. Find the press releases and related links below, and the PDF here.

March 15

MyHealth First Network, a clinically integrated network, uses NextGate’s EMPI as part of an expanded patient matching license from Greenville Health System, NC, and deployed by Care Coordination Institute. PDF version.

February 25

NextGate announces the launch of iDAS: Intelligent Data Aggregation Server, a breakthrough in data management to organize information around people, places, and events.

February 23

Andy writes about the power of social media technology to help healthcare focus on relationships.  Connecting the dots among all participants across the delivery spectrum creates a holistic view of information that supports Value-Based care.  Article featured in both HIT Leaders & News and Health Data Management.

February 22

MatchMetrix v9.1 is now available.  A high level overview of enhancements are listed here.  Contact NextGate Support to get your update.

February 15

NextGate CEO Andy Aroditis discusses the next step in interoperability, as featured in: Interoperability moves beyond mere machinery, leans on data to improve systems an article by John Andrews of Healthcare IT News.

February 14

Health Data Management post: New HIE Platform in Rochester Expands Functionality, by Joseph Goedert.  A fuller explanation of Rochester RHIO’s ability, sparked by our press release with them.

February 11

NextGate at IHE Connectathon 2016: another successful week of integration testing on EMPI, XDS, and Provider Registry.

February 09

Rochester RHIO reduces over 500,000 duplicate patient records with NextGate’s EMPI to help the community HIE supply accurate patient information for care collaboration, efficiency, and continued cost savings for Upstate New York healthcare providers.

2015

November 14

Cover Story: NextGate CTO Dan Cidon discusses the challenges of a National Patient Identifier in accurate patient data matching. Interview in For The Record magazine, November 2015.

November 12

NextGate and Western Connecticut Health Network (WCHN) continue their 3 year successful partnership to improve patient identification and support many value based care initiatives.

September 17

NHS Dumfries and Galloway Deploys NextGate’s EMPI for Integration of Children Services to confidently identify and match records on patients across different organizations.

July 15

Leading healthcare organizations select NextGate to empower care teams with accurate, relevant and actionable information – NextGate, the leading healthcare technology company for patient and physician identification that supports care team collaboration, today announced continued growth during the second quarter of 2015…

July 01

Novarad to offer the NextGate EMPI solution for healthcare organizations – Utah-based healthcare technology company Novarad has entered into an agreement with NextGate to begin distribution of NextGate’s KLAS award-winning Enterprise Master Patient Index (EMPI).

April 29

The Patient Data Journey: from EMPI to Care Team Collaboration Dan Cidon describes how NextGate’s foundation in patient identity leads naturally to patient centered collaboration. Interview provided by HITECH Answers, with a cameo of Rich Garcia in a proper bow tie.

February 11

NextGate Confirms Interoperability at IHE Connectathon 2015. Once again, the NextGate MatchMetrix interoperability suite, including the recently added XDS Repository and Registry, passed all relevant integration tests and demonstrated successful information sharing with dozens of health IT vendors during the 2015 North America IHE Connectathon, a supervised integration testing event.

January 28

NextGate is pleased to announce its #1 ranking in the 2014 Best in KLAS Awards: Software & Services Report. Part of NextGate’s interoperability solutions suite for healthcare, the NextGate EMPI is recognized as the 2014 KLAS Category Leader in the Enterprise Master Patient Index segment.

2014

March 20

NextGate and Accreon, Inc. Partner to Offer Comprehensive Identity Management Infrastructure to Optimize Patient-Matching, Care Collaboration, and Analytics The partnership brings together decades of integration and patient-matching expertise to address complexities inherent in IT initiatives that require interoperability, data analytics, and meaningful collaboration between disparate applications and organizations.

February 11

Patient Tracking from NextGate’s EMPI Helps Kindred Healthcare Coordinate Care Transitions  Kindred Healthcare, the nation’s largest provider of post-acute care, is establishing an interoperable IT framework using a single patient identifier assigned by NextGate’s Enterprise Master Patient Index (EMPI) to help manage and coordinate care transitions.

January 15

Coastal Healthcare Consulting And NextGate Partner To Create Convergence: A Patient Identity Management Solution Coastal Healthcare Consulting, Inc. combines their expert project implementation skills with NextGate’s Enterprise Master Patient Index (EMPI) software to deliver a solution to optimize registration data for healthcare organizations.

2013

October 31

NextGate Opens New Office in London to Help Address Healthcare Data Quality and Interoperability Issues in the United Kingdom and EMEA The Grand Opening Coincides with NextGate’s Participation at EHI Live 2013 Conference.

October 17

Frost & Sullivan Acclaims GE Healthcare for its Renewed Vision and Focus on Delivering Innovative Radiology Informatics Solutions NextGate’s partner GE includes MatchMatrix EMPI in the list of product components for Centricity Clinical Archive.

October 14

Health Information Exchange Saves $1 Million in Emergency Care Costs for Medicare

July 02

NextGate-Infor Partnership Resolves Mistaken Identity in Electronic Medical Record Keeping

July 01

Infor Selects NextGate for EMPI and Provider Registry Infor Healthcare Helps Boost Patient and Provider Matching with NextGate Integration

June 12

Article: HIE Supporting Technology By Richard Garcia ExecutiveInsightmagazine

April 22

Article: How to Measure Duplicate Rates. Includes quotes from Dan Cidon, For The Record magazine

March 07

Article: This Isn’t My Information! The Impact of Accurate Identity Management on Patient Safety. By Richard Garcia, Health Management Technology magazine

March 05

Article: Must Haves for Your Enterprise Master Patient Index By Kevin Schmidt, Executive Insight magazine

February 28

NextGate Provider Registry Passes HPD Profile; Ready for deployment

January 30

Wenatchee Valley Medical Center Selects NextGate EMPI and Provider Registry

January 08

PriMed MSO Selects NextGate EMPI to Support Coordination, Quality, and Safety for Hill Physicians Medical Group