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HIE competition causes CalRHIO to disband
Modern Healthcare - Joseph Conn, HITS Staff Writer

The board of directors of the 5-year-old California Regional Health Information Organization, or CalRHIO, has voted to disband the not-or-profit organization after it failed in its bid to win recognition from state officials to become that state’s designated health information exchange governance organization. “As with a lot of things, there are issues that enter into the decisions,” said C. Duane Dauner, president of the California Hospital Association.