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Health Information Exchange Data Now Available to Johns Hopkins Researchers via the CRISP Research Initiative


Thursday, March 14th well over 100 faculty, staff members and students gathered to learn about the health information exchange database CRISP. The Chesapeake Regional Information System for our Patients (CRISP) is a non-profit health information exchange that serves Maryland, the District of Columbia, Virginia and West Virginia; and is designated as Maryland’s statewide health information exchange by the Maryland Health Care Commission. CRISP’s mission is to “enable and support the healthcare community of Maryland and our region to appropriately and securely share data in order to facilitate care, reduce costs and improve health outcomes.” Essentially, it electronically delivers the correct […]

Chesapeake Regional Information System for our Patients (CRISP) Database


CRISP is a regional health information exchange (HIE) serving Maryland and the District of Columbia. This non-profit organization is advised by a wide range of stakeholders who are responsible for healthcare throughout the region. CRISP has been formally designated as Maryland’s statewide health information exchange by the Maryland Health Care Commission. Health information exchange allows clinical information to move electronically among disparate health information systems. The goal of the HIE is to deliver the right health information to the right place at the right time – providing safer, timelier, efficient, effective, equitable, patient centered care. In doing so, CRISP offers […]