NextGate Continues EMPI and XDS Integration Testing Success at IHE Connectathon 2016

MatchMetrix® Technology Platform Passed 146 Test Instances Across 30 Different Tests and Connected with 35 Vendors

PASADENA, Calif., Feb. 11, 2016 – Once again, the NextGate MatchMetrix Technology Platform passed all relevant integration tests during the 2016 North America IHE Connectathon, a week of supervised integration testing. Participating in its 10th Connectathon event, NextGate demonstrated successful sharing of HL7 and Clinical Documents with dozens of health IT vendors including EPIC, Cerner, Athena, eClinicalWorks, NextGen, AllScripts, Caradigm, GE, and Phillips. NextGate passed profiles for: PIX/PDQ v2 and v3, HPD, XPID, XCA, XCPD, XDS.b, XDS-I.b, ATNA, and CT. MatchMetrix and NextGate’s on-site technical team were a favored testing partner for other vendors because of the reliability of the technology and the experience of the crew. Click to view the 2016 NextGate Integration Statement.

“The Connectathon helps healthcare technology come together and support the aims of value based and patient centered care,” stated Dan Cidon, Chief Technology Officer, NextGate. “We are pleased to deliver tested and proven EMPI, Provider Registry, and XDS products to the marketplace so that organizations can reliably share accurate information in their pursuit of improved care delivery.”

With more than 2 decades of experience providing healthcare integration and patient matching solutions, NextGate focuses on identity management as a fundamental component of a comprehensive information sharing framework.

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IHE USA ( is a 501.c.3 not for profit organization founded in 2010 that operates as a national deployment committee of IHE International®. IHE USA serves as a voice representing U.S. health IT interests and key partners in national health IT efforts for fostering the national adoption of a consistent set of information standards to enable interoperability of health IT systems.

About NextGate
NextGate uses its market-leading expertise in entity identity management to connect the healthcare ecosystem by accurately identifying and linking patient and provider data. NextGate’s KLAS category-leading EMPI technology currently manages more than 175 million lives. It is deployed by the nation’s most successful healthcare systems and health information exchanges. This technology helps organizations deliver higher quality, better care coordination and clinical efficiencies. To learn more, visit