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1upHealth is Seizing the Moment for Healthcare Interoperability

1upHealthFeb 14, 20224 min read
1upHealth is Seizing the Moment for Healthcare Interoperability

This is a magic moment in healthcare interoperability. We’re currently in the thick of tradeshow season – ViVE just happened, HIMSS is this week, and every aspect of this industry is abuzz around interoperability. It’s no secret that data interoperability…

So TEFCA is live. Now what?

1upHealthJan 25, 20224 min read
So TEFCA is live. Now what?

Don Rucker, MD, 1upHealth’s Chief of Strategy Officer and former ONC chief, recently sat down with Healthcare IT News to chat about what’s next for interoperability in the US, the advantages of FHIR-enabled tools and the importance of being able to analyze…

Built In Honors 1upHealth in Its Esteemed 2022 Best Places To Work Awards

1upHealthJan 5, 20225 min read
Built In Honors 1upHealth in Its Esteemed 2022 Best Places To Work Awards

Boston – January 5, 2021 – Built In, a platform for technology professionals, today announced that 1upHealth was honored in its 2022 Best Places To Work Awards. Specifically, 1upHealth earned a place on the Best Small Employer and Best Paying Employer lists in Boston.…

“Why I Joined 1UpHealth?” Former National Coordinator – Dr. Don Rucker. MD

1upHealthNov 10, 20214 min read
“Why I Joined 1UpHealth?” Former National Coordinator – Dr. Don Rucker. MD

Making health care affordable for patients and efficient for providers has long been a goal of healthcare, and of my own personal and professional journey.                           While working in the emergency department, I found many clinicians – doctors and nurses alike…

Former National Coordinator Don Rucker, MD, Joins 1upHealth as Chief Strategy Officer

1upHealthNov 10, 20216 min read
Former National Coordinator Don Rucker, MD, Joins 1upHealth as Chief Strategy Officer

BOSTON – November 10, 2021 – Donald Rucker, MD, former National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) in the United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), has joined 1upHealth, a pioneering Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR®) platform for health data…

Ricky Sahu on CommonWell Services

1upHealthAug 23, 20216 min read

Commonwealth tv 2021 interviews our CEO Ricky Sahu about the future of Health IT and ONC info blocking regulation. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o8xkPmq6iHI Video from CommonWell TV 2021 Commonwell Anchor: It’s commonwealth tv 2021 right here from our orlando studios and it’s time now…

1upHealth Announces Free Baseline Testing for Health Plans

1upHealthAug 11, 20214 min read
1upHealth Announces Free Baseline Testing for Health Plans

Service is Part of 1upHealth’s “Ask the FHIR® Experts” Initiative to Expedite Healthcare’s Transformation to the FHIR® Standard Boston, MA, August 11, 2021 (HIMSS Booth #3269)–1upHealth, a trusted FHIR® platform for health data interoperability, announced today that it is offering…

How are Your FHIR Implementation Going?

1upHealthJul 28, 20215 min read
How are Your FHIR Implementation Going?

It is not an understatement to say that technology is disrupting industry after industry. Healthcare is finding it difficult to keep up, especially at the enterprise level where old, clunky, legacy systems just aren’t suited to leverage new standards like…

1upHealth Achieves EHNAC Trusted Dynamic Registration & Authentication Certification 

1upHealthJul 7, 20214 min read
1upHealth Achieves EHNAC Trusted Dynamic Registration & Authentication Certification 

We are excited to announce that 1upHealth has achieved full Trusted Dynamic Registration & Authentication Accreditation Program (TDRAAP) certification from the Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC). This means that we support interoperability requirements within the Office of the National Coordinator’s (ONC’s) Cures…

Successful Go Live! Meeting the CMS FHIR Mandates

1upHealthJul 1, 20214 min read
Successful Go Live! Meeting the CMS FHIR Mandates

1upHealth team, in collaboration with our health plan partners, is going live today, July 1st 1upHealth knew this would be an enormous undertaking. Simplifying medical data is hard work. The healthcare industry has taken its first, yet monumental, step towards…

Announcing 1upHealth’s $25 million Series B led by F-Prime

1upHealthApr 14, 20215 min read
Announcing 1upHealth’s $25 million Series B led by F-Prime

April 15, 2021, Boston, MA – Today, we’re proud to share that 1upHealth has raised a $25 million Series B led by F-Prime Capital. Our existing investors, Jackson Square Ventures (which led our Series A), Eniac Ventures, and Social Leverage also…

1upHealth’s Digital Sandbox for Massachusetts eHealth Institue

1upHealthJan 28, 20213 min read
1upHealth’s Digital Sandbox for Massachusetts eHealth Institue

1upHealth’s Digital Sandbox for Massachusetts eHealth Institute ​1upHealth’s CEO, Ricky Sahu, was recently interviewed by Laurance Stuntz, the Director of Massachusetts eHealth Institute (MeHI). MeHI is focused on the innovation economy, and more specifically, growing digital health companies in Massachusetts. They are…