Allscripts is taking a leading role in the delivery of best-practice care for patients with cardiovascular disease through sponsorship of the Allscripts Million Hearts Clinical Decision Support Challenge, which officially opens today.   The Challenge The Allscripts Million Hearts Clinical Decision Support Challenge offers a $50,000 prize to the person or group that creates a publicly available clinical decision support (CDS) resource to accelerate the delivery of optimal treatment for cardiovascular disease. Our goal is to accomplish this by facilitating the translation of the resulting CDS rules into an unambiguous, machine-readable format that can be “read” by any Electronic Health Record (EHR). Allscripts will provide materials, including an XML format that participants can use in the development of the solution. In line with our long-held commitment to interoperability and open systems, the Challenge is designed to make important elements of the winning solution available to the community […]