over 4 years ago

Announcing the winners

We’re thrilled to announce the winners of Blue Button Video Challenge.

View all the winners in the Gallery.

Thanks again to everyone who participated and made the challenge a great success!

The Blue Button Video Challenge team


over 4 years ago

Public voting is now open

The public voting period for the Blue Button Video Challenge has begun. Browse the Submission Gallery and vote for your favorites!

If you’ve entered a submission, be sure to spread the word through your social networks!

Join us in another health IT challenge

Did you know that the Blue Button Video Challenge is the fifth in a series of video contests by ONC to promote the benefits of health IT? Two other competitions are accepting submissions right now. Check out the Family Caregivers Video Challenge and the Cancer Care Video Challenge, and enter a video today!


over 4 years ago

Submissions due Wednesday

The submission deadline for the Blue Button Video Challenge is Wednesday, November 28 at 5 p.m. EDT!

Do you have all the required items ready to go? Read through the Submission Checklist one more time, and don't wait until the last minute to upload your video.

If you haven't started yet, there's still time! Check out our Resources page and Quick-Start Guide for handy tips that will help you get the ball rolling right away.

Questions?

If you have any questions about the competition, please email us at support@challengepost.com and include "Blue Button" in the subject line.

We can't wait…

Read more


almost 5 years ago

Submission checklist

Thank you for following the Blue Button Video Challenge. We look forward to seeing your inspiring videos! The submission deadline is Wednesday, November 28 at 5 p.m. EST.

Do you have all the required items ready to go? Here's a handy checklist to help you wrap up your submission. If you haven't started yet, check out the Quick-Start Guide for inspiration. 

Checklist

  1. Is your video under two minutes in length?
  2. Does your video explain what Blue Button is?
  3. Does your video direct viewers to visit www.HealthIT.gov for more information? Note: This can be spoken or in a text overlay. "Health IT" is pronounced

Read more


almost 5 years ago

Two weeks to go

The submission deadline for the Blue Button Video Challenge is November 28, 2012. It's not too late to get started — check out the Quick-Start Guide, and start filming today!

If you've already started working on a submission, here are some tips to help you make sure your entry is eligible:

Qualification Tips

  1. Set the right tone. Does the content of your video address the challenge requirements? Make sure you review the judging criteria and submission steps under How to Enter.
  2. Read the fine print. Triple check the Official Rules. We don't want to have to disqualify your submission…

Read more


almost 5 years ago

Deadline extended

The submission deadline for the Blue Button Video Challenge has been extended to November 28, 2012 at 5 p.m. EST.

Use the extra time to perfect your video or help spread the word about the challenge.

If you haven't started yet, there's still plenty of time to create a fun and informative two-minute video! Review our Quick-Start Guide, and get your camera rolling today. The most compelling and shareable videos will be awarded $8,350 in prizes!

Eager to film, but lacking inspiration? Check out official resources to help you create your video and learn more about the Blue Button by exploring Frequently Asked

Read more


almost 5 years ago

Quick-Start Guide

Thank you for following the Blue Button Video Challenge. The submission deadline is November 28, 2012 at 5 p.m. EST.

Have you started filming yet?

  1. Get inspired: check out official resources to help you create your video. 
  2. Get organized: write out a script of what you'll say/show. 
  3. Have fun with it: round up friends, family, and/or members of your organization to participate and give you feedback. Bonus: encourage others to submit a video too! 
  4. Film it: hit the record button and get your smartphone, computer, or video camera rolling. 


Questions?

If you have any questions about the competition, please email…

Read more