CRISP is the State Designated Health Information Exchange (HIE) for Maryland.

We are a non-profit organization that facilitates the electronic transfer of clinical information between disparate health information systems.

Free Tools to Improve Continuity of Care

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COVID-19 Guidance

CRISP offers guidance on viewing COVID-19 test results, post-acute capacity data submissions, and additional COVID-19 resources.

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Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP)

Effective July 1st, 2018, a PDMP use mandate for CDS prescribers and pharmacists goes into effect. Learn what is required from physicians and pharmacists.

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Meaningful Use Resources

The Medicare and Medicaid EMR Incentive Programs provides a financial incentive for the “Meaningful Use” of certified Electronic Medical Record (EMR) technology to achieve health and efficiency goals.

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MyDirectives

MyDirectives is a program that makes it easy to create a state-of-the-art emergency advance care plan that will help you make your medical wishes known.

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CRISP Research Initiative & Quality Control

CRISP has various research programs set up with the aim of advancing the healthcare information sharing industry, and to continually make a positive impact

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Training Materials

Learn everything you need to know to get the most out of the CRISP HIE Platforms with these guides, tutorials, and educational materials.

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News

Stay up to date with the latest news about CRISP as well as the healthcare space. We archive breaking news articles and provide regarding our applications and platforms.

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Our Policies

Get to know our policies better. CRISP has strict guidelines on who can access what data and for what purpose. Our use cases ensure that patient data remains safe.

Improve Medical Decision Making with CRISP’s Comprehensive Health Information Technology Platforms

CRISP is a regional health information exchange (HIE) serving Maryland and the District of Columbia. We are a non-profit organization 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.

Our HIE platforms facilitate the electronic transfer of clinical information between disparate health information systems (such as hospitals, EMRs, pharmacies, payors, health centers, and health departments). They function as complete, secure cloud ecosystems comprised of end-to-end patient data, and various applications and tools.

CRISP Unified Landing Page (ULP)

The ULP is the primary platform utilized by CRISP participants, providing access to all HIE services:

CRISP Reporting Services (CRS)

CRISP Reporting Services (CRS) provides secure access to Maryland health care data and related analytics tools to assist health care organizations in improving patient care throughout the State.

CRS uses multiple data sources to offer a unique perspective on readmission rates, potentially avoidable utilization, and other critical measures. CRS products are approved by the Reporting and Analytics Committee, a subcommittee of the CRISP Board, and adhere to best practices in privacy and security.

HIE InContext App

With the HIE InContext platform, an EMR user can access patient information within their established workflows without ever needing to navigate directly to the ULP. This embedded application delivers relevant information consisting of lab results, prescription medications, and more.

For Patients

CRISP is the designated Health Information Exchange (HIE) in Maryland and the District of Columbia. An HIE is a way of instantly sharing health information among doctors’ offices, hospitals, labs, radiology centers, and other healthcare organizations.

The CRISP HIE network ensures you will receive the best and most efficient care possible by providing healthcare professionals with key information which will help them make quicker decisions and provide better treatments, resulting in more positive outcomes.

Hear What Physicians Have to Say About CRISP

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