The Blue Button community and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT asked patients and caregivers to cote for the applications that best manage their health and financial health data. A “crowdvote” was called to determine which of these new apps should be crown as winners of the challenge and receive $35,000 in prizes.
The ONC has announced the winners of the Reporting Patient Safety Events Challenge, with the top prize of $50,000 going to an app submitted by CRG Medical and iHealthExchange called KBCoreSM.
The Pinaxis Apollo application has been named the winner of the ONC-sponsored EHR Accessibility Module Challenge.
Humetrix’s iBlueButton application has been announced the winner of the Blue Button Mashup Challenge sponsored by the Office of the National Coordinator.
MyKinergy, developed by Kinergy Health, was selected as the winner of the Patient Engagement Blue Button Challenge sponsored by The Advisory Board Company.