Intelerad Named Associate Member of the CHIME Foundation


CanadaDenver, Colorado and Montreal, Canada – September 30, 2013 – Intelerad Medical Systems™, a leader in medical imaging PACS, RIS and workflow solutions, today announced that they have become associate members of the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) Foundation, a non-profit organization representing the nation’s leading healthcare IT vendors, consultants and professional services firms.

“The CHIME Foundation plays an important role in today’s healthcare industry, helping hospital executives connect with vendors to share experiences and learn more about the solutions available to them,” said Randall Oka, President and CEO, Intelerad.

“As associate members of the Foundation, we look forward to engaging with key decision makers in U.S. hospitals to demonstrate the value that Intelerad solutions provide for radiology departments in this market segment.”

Having provided radiology systems and solutions to hospitals across North America since 1999, Intelerad has won numerous awards and recognition from industry analysts for their innovation, as well as the services and support they provide.

To ensure performance, Intelerad’s hospital solutions offer customized interfaces and tailored workflows, unify information from disparate HIS, RIS, and PACS across multiple locations, and promote interoperability between legacy systems.

Founded in 1994, the CHIME Foundation is committed to developing meaningful partnerships between selected leaders in healthcare IT and CIOs from 1400 hospitals nationwide.

Together, these two groups are able to collaborate in a manner which advances the strategic application of information technology in innovative ways aimed at improving the effectiveness of healthcare delivery.

“We commend Intelerad for their demonstrated commitment as associate members of the CHIME Foundation to assist the nation’s leading healthcare CIOs and IT professionals make meaningful decisions in driving the future of our industry,” said CHIME President and CEO Russell P. Branzell FCHIME, CHCIO.

“In the face of revolutionary change and accountability, it is critical to the success of the CHIME organization and the healthcare IT industry to strengthen collaboration between vendors and providers to enable improvements in care quality and coordination.”


The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) is an executive organization dedicated to serving chief information officers and other senior healthcare IT leaders.

With more than 1,400 CIO members and over 95 healthcare IT vendors and professional services firms, CHIME provides a highly interactive, trusted environment enabling senior professional and industry leaders to collaborate; exchange best practices; address professional development needs; and advocate the effective use of information management to improve the health and healthcare in the communities they serve.

About the CHIME Foundation
The CHIME Foundation is a separate non-profit organization comprised of select healthcare IT vendors and professional services firms established to support the educational initiatives of the CHIME organization.

The CHIME Foundation serves to educate its member organizations, enabling them to better address the needs of CIOs and the healthcare industry.

About Intelerad

Intelerad Medical Systems is a leader in distributed radiology, specializing in RIS, PACS and workflow solutions for healthcare organizations.

Intelerad solutions increase productivity and streamline workflow by overcoming technical barriers in distributed and complex environments.

Highly scalable, flexible and robust, Intelerad’s solutions offer high performance and industry leading customer service and support.

Intelerad solutions like KLAS category leader IntelePACS®and Frost & Sullivan Healthcare Innovation Award recipient InteleOne® are used in more than 1000 sites across North America, Oceania and the United Kingdom.