Adelaide IT services provider Chamonix lands $8 million govt healthcare software deal

Nico Arboleda | July 08, 2019

Adelaide-based IT services provider Chamonix IT Management Consulting has scored an $8 million contract with the Australian Digital Health Agency (ADHA).The contract is to develop and support a Health Identifier and PCEHR System HIPS, and a PCHER is a Personally Controlled Electronic Health Record.HIPS is a My Health Record (MHR) integration software that is owned by ADHA. The software is used by hospitals and private diagnostic providers to connect to the national My Health Record infrastructure.An ADHA spokesperson told CRN that Chamonix was picked out from an open tender process.Chamonix was founded in 2010 in Adelaide and was a CRN Fast50 lister in 2014 due to its work with Microsoft, achieving Gold Partner status in 2012. The company also has an office in Brisbane, which opened in 2016.

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Healthcare providers are under growing pressure to do more with the data they manage. Especially given the advent of advanced analytics, AI, and machine learning, healthcare must shift to the cloud to improve the secure delivery of patient care.

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Healthcare providers are under growing pressure to do more with the data they manage. Especially given the advent of advanced analytics, AI, and machine learning, healthcare must shift to the cloud to improve the secure delivery of patient care.

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