Charles Halfpenny

Charles Halfpenny

Accumen Inc. | Chief Technology Officer

Accumen



A leader at the forefront of clinical data interoperability for more than 30 years, Charles Halfpenny is Chief Technology Officer of Accumen, Inc. and Founder of Halfpenny Technologies, Inc. As CTO, he is responsible for designing, developing, and implementing the company’s technology solutions. These solutions provide a secure, scalable, vendor-neutral, cloud-based clinical data exchange platform designed to optimize care coordination. The platform is proven in high volume environments with complex data sets and supports standards including HL7, C-CDA, FHIR, X12N, and REST APIs.
Mr. Halfpenny pioneered computer-based medical records in 1987 with the creation of the award-winning Dr. Chart EHR system. The product was the first commercially available EMR to feature laboratory order and results exchange with labs using the ASTM E1238 that was later incorporated into HL7. He is a frequent speaker on clinical data interoperability and EHR integration. Halfpenny continues to lead the industry in delivering technology solutions instrumental to improving care coordination to hospitals, laboratories, physician practices, and health plans.