CHUG @ C-Live: How to Transform Your Leadership


The leadership track is Thursday, May 17th from 8:00am – 10:15am in Octavius 1.


This interactive session demonstrates tools and methodologies that will provide an effective approach to take your leadership skills to the next level. You will learn ways to engage in successful crucial conversations with your colleagues, staff and stakeholders as well as gain insight on how to increase your emotional intelligence to effectively transform your leadership.


1. Understand how your leadership style is both helping and hindering your effectiveness

2. Learn a customized approach to increasing your emotional intelligence as a leader

3. Walk away with a deeper understanding of how to improve caregiver engagement, productivity, and morale

Customize Your CHUG at Centricity LIVE Experience with Agenda Builder

With more than 150 educational sessions, product roadmap presentations, and panel discussions, the CHUG at Centricity LIVE Agenda Builder can help you maximize your CHUG at Centricity LIVE experience.

Building your agenda is easy:

  • 1. Register for CHUG at Centricity LIVE
  • 2. Log into the Registration site
  • 3. Click “My Registration” dropdrown
  • 4. Select “ECS agenda catalog”
  • 5. Personalize your agenda

If you’re registered already, you can access the Agenda Builder by entering in your Confirmation Code and Email Address.

We’re adding new sessions almost every day! Click here to see the latest.

See you in Las Vegas!

CHUG at Centricity LIVE 2018: Keynote Day 2 Announced

Thursday, May 17, 2018, 10:15 AM – Collaboration Zone Keynote

CHUG at Centricity LIVE 2018 is honored to announce a special Keynote Session in the Collaboration Zone focused on exploring the power of the Mind, Body & Soul. Please join us for this amazing session full of inspirational stories, health & nutrition tips.

You will have the exciting opportunity to hear the music of Country star Chris Shrader and experience first-hand the healing powers of Musicians On Call.

Chris Snyder will share his motivational and endurance experience as the director of coaching education for the United States Olympic Committee. In his current role, Snyder focuses on supporting the USOC sport performance department and Team USA coaches.

Stay tuned to the CHUG Facebook Page for the “big” reveal of the Caesars Palace Chef over the next coming days! You don’t want to miss it!

See you in Las Vegas!

GE CPS CEMR: State of the Union Webinar and the Next Phase of Our Transformation

April 5, 2018

Dear Centricity™ Practice Solution and Centricity EMR Customers:

We are very excited to announce that we are entering into the next phase of our transformation. The Value-Based Care division of GE Healthcare is being acquired by Veritas Capital – a leading private equity firm that invests in companies that provide critical products and services, primarily technology and technology-enabled solutions, to customers worldwide. Veritas has a strong investment track record of strategically transforming leading companies in the healthcare information technology space. The transaction is expected to close third quarter this year.

We cannot overstate how positive we believe this development is for our customers. 

Please review this communication from Jon Zimmerman, Vice President and General Manager of Value-Based Care Solutions, to learn more about this important news: Log into the Customer Portal first and then click here to read the communication. Please also join us for an upcoming State of the Union webinar to learn more.

Webinar Details:


Title: Centricity Practice Solution and Centricity EMR State of the Union

Date: Friday, April 20, 2018

Time: 12:30 PM Eastern Daylight Time

Duration: 1 hour

Click here to register for the webinar.

Veritas Capital to acquire a GE Healthcare unit for $1 billion

General Electric and Veritas Capital, a leading private equity investment firm, announced today that Veritas will buy GE’s revenue-cycle, ambulatory care and workforce management software unit, which includes the value-based care division.

“Our team has significant knowledge and expertise in the healthcare IT space, and by operating as a standalone business under Veritas’ owndership, we now have the opportunity to further revitalize our product portfolio and pursue complementary acquisitions to better serve patients, providers, and payers,” Jon Zimmerman, vice president and general manager of value-based care solutions at GE Healthcare.

The deal is expected to close in the third quarter. For additional details, please click on the following links:

As soon as the CHUG Board receives any additional information we will be sharing it with you. Please monitor this website, as well as the GE Service Portal, and reach out to your inside sales representatives with questions.

This is an exciting time in healthcare IT, with Veritas standing with us we are confident that Centricity products will now have the support needed to bring us to the next level of healthcare.