Past Winners

March 16, 2018


 First Place

Millennium Physician Group, Fort Myers, Fla.

Co-Second Place

Bon Secours Mercy Health, Cincinnati, Ohio

Allina Health, Minneapolis, Minn.

Third Place

UnitedHealthcare, Minnetonka, Minn.


Allina Health

Compass Medical

Deborah Heart and Lung Center

Flagler Hospital

PIH Health

Renown Health


First Place

UnityPoint Health, Des Moines, Iowa

Second Place

Adventist Health System, Altamonte Springs, Fla.

Third Place (tie)

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tenn.

Rhode Island Quality Institute, Providence, R.I.


Johns Hopkins Health System

NYU Langone Health

Duke University Health System

Lakeland Health

Houston Methodist

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

Indiana University Health  

Cleveland Clinic

Mercy (St. Louis)

Lexington Clinic

Mosaic Life Care Navigator

Penn Medicine

Compass Medical

Lutheran Medical Center


First Place

Allina Health, Minneapolis, Minn.

Second Place (tie)

Mercy Health, Cincinnati, Ohio

Mercy Health, St. Louis, Mo.

Third Place

East Boston Neighborhood Health Center, Boston, Mass.


Association of Ontario Health Centers

Bridging Access to Care

CHI Franciscan

CHOC Children’s

Geisinger Health System

Lakeland Health

Texas Children’s Hospital

University of California Davis Health System

UF Health Jacksonville


First Place:
UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Second Place:
Scottsdale Health Partners, Scottsdale, AZ

Third Place (tie):
Indiana Health Information Exchange, Indianapolis, IN
Penn Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Allina Health
Unity Point-Meriter
Yale-New Haven
Hackensack University Medical Center
Geisinger Health System
Stanford Medicine & Stanford Health Care
Florida Hospital
Multicare Health System


First Place:
Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic, Toppenish, WA

Second Place (Tie):
Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, TX
Children’s Health Alliance, Portland, Ore.

Third Place:
Bon Secours Medical Group, Richmond, VA

Independence Blue Cross
Children’s Hospital of San Antonio
Blanchard Valley Health System
NextLevel Health
Penn Medicine
Military Health System


Catholic Medical Partners, Buffalo, NY

Second-Place (Tie):
Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
North Memorial HealthCare, Robbinsdale, MN

Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN

Baystate Health (Springfield, Massachusetts)
Care at Home Community Healthcare (Campbell, California)
Children’s Medical Center (Dallas, Texas)
CHRISTUS Health (Dallas, Texas)
Cleveland Clinic (Cleveland, Ohio)
North Shore LIJ Health System (Manhasset, New York)
Northwestern Memorial Hospital (Chicago, Illinois)
Penn Medicine (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Rhode Island Quality Institute (Providence, Rhode Island)


NorthShore University HealthSystem/NorthShore Medical Group, Evanston, Ill.

Second-Place (Tie):
Louisiana Public Health Institute/Crescent City Beacon Community, New Orleans
Colorado Beacon Consortium, Grand Junction, Colo.

Shannon Medical Center, San Angelo, Tex.

Beaumont Health System, Royal Oak, Mich.
Ozark Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, Clinton, Ark.


The New York City Department of Health
Michigan Health Connect
Blessing Hospital
Marshfield Clinic

Allina Hospitals and Clinics (Minneapolis, Minnesota): Patient Census Dashboard
Eisenhower Medical Center (Rancho Mirage, California): Leading Change, Advancing Health: A Model to Transform Practice
Hospital for Special Surgery (New York, New York): Reduction of Unnecessary Transfusions
Phoenix Indian Medical Center (Phoenix, Arizona): EHR Implementation
Texas Health Resources (Arlington, Texas): Nurse Champion EHR Optimization
University Hospitals Cleveland (Cleveland, Ohio): PACS Integration
University of Missouri Health System (Columbia, Missouri): Well Baby Nursery Automation/Paperless Rounding
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania): Online eVisits
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center: Digital Pathology Consultation Portal
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center: Payer-Provider Clinical Information Integration
Visiting Physicians Association, U.S. Medical Management (Troy, Mich.): Applying Technology to Mobile Medicine


Children's Hospital and Medical Center of Omaha
Southeast Texas Medical Associates
Maine's HealthInfoNet

Adventist Health System [clinical]
Adventist Health System [financial]
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Children’s Hospital and Medical Center
Denver Health
Edward Hospital
Fletcher Allen Health Care
Memorial Hospital and Health System
Muir Medical Group IPA
Nebraska Health Information Initiative (NeHII)
Southeast Texas Medical Associates


Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
Chester County Hospital

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Baylor Health Care System
Mercy Health Partners
Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, part of the Saint Barnabas Health Care System
Meridian Health
Rush University Medical Center
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences


Detroit Medical Center
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
BayCare Health System

Children's Hospital of Michigan /Detroit Medical Center
Duke University Health System
Eastern Maine Medical Center (EMMC)
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Montefiore Medical Center
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Orlando Health
University of Texas Southwestern University Hospitals


Patricia Skarulis, Vice President and CIO Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, N.Y.
Harry Lukens, Senior Vice President and CIO, Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network, Allentown, Pa.
Lynn Witherspoon, M.D., System Vice President and CIO, Ochsner Health System, New Orleans, La.
Daniel Mingle, M.D. Director and Ambulatory EMR Project, MaineGeneral Medical Center, Augusta, Maine
Marc Probst, Chief Information Officer, Intermountain Healthcare, Salt Lake City, Utah
Paula Hansen, R.N., Vice President, Clinical Informatics, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas
David Bernard, M.D., Ph.D. ,Medical Director of Clinical Pathology, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas
Donna Staton, Chief Information Officer, Fauquier Health System, Warrenton, Va.
Ken Lawonn, Chief Information Officer, Alegent Health System, Omaha, Neb.
Jose Ignacio Valenzuela, M.D., Head of Special Projects, Education Division, Fundación Santa Fe de Bogotá, Colombia

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