Ascent Summit brings all the advantages of reaching the highest altitude – everything from High Camp and Base Camp plus automation for expedited implementations, dynamic KPI dashboards for data-driven business decisions, and more.


Ascent Summit brings all the advantages of reaching the highest altitude – everything from High Camp and Base Camp plus automation for expedited implementations, dynamic KPI dashboards for data-driven business decisions, and more.

You soar to the top

We Elevate Your Vantage Point

Summit is your destination for peak performance and impact. Here, you have the most comprehensive HIT interoperability platform available, and reaching the Summit comes with: 

  • Automated conformance validation and progress tracking across your ever-growing network of HL7 integrations  
  • Built-in performance dashboards for highly detailed but easily consumable KPI visualization
  • Managed Services that include full-service implementation support (consultation, technical resources, project management, training) plus a range of flexible, scalable options that let you choose how we’ll serve you best, both now and in the future  
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What Awaits You at the Summit

In addition to all the functionality of the lower tiers (Base Camp and High Camp), Summit includes two additional modules: Validate and Inform.


With Validate, manual HL7 conformance validation becomes a thing of the past. Expedite new implementations with automation that streamlines validation and tracks progress, keeping you in command – but with a lot less work.

  • Automates self-testing and feedback – validate at your own pace without communication delays
  • Enables customizable conformance profiles to ensure data meet requirements
  • Visualizes data validation when comparing to specific conformance profiles
  • Automatically tracks progress with dynamic visualizations
  • Reduces resource needs, accelerates implementation and improves accuracy
Shasta Ascent Validate Module Screenshot


Drive better business decisions with dynamic, customizable dashboards that illuminate key performance insights across different areas of your enterprise. Inform delivers crucial takeaways with drill-down capabilities and easily consumable, highly actionable data visualization.

  • Provides easy access to real-time KPI reporting
  • Reduces reliance on backlogged business intelligence teams and/or inadequate EHR reporting
  • Empowers you to visualize performance across multiple locations on a single platform
  • Supports data-driven business decisions while reducing demands on internal reporting resources
Shasta Ascent Inform Module Screenshot

And, we are not stopping there.

Our amazing team of computer scientists, engineers and consultants are always working to build new, benefit-rich modules and custom solutions that ensure we never stop meeting your needs and exceeding your expectations. 

Coming Summer/Fall 2021: Scout, our newest module currently in development, expands on the standard alerting built into Base Camp. Scout delivers dynamic visualizations that empower Summit users to detect and analyze trends with data flow and system alerts, ultimately enhancing root cause identification and accelerating resolution.

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Solutions tailored for your needs

Tap on the tiers below to explore your options with Ascent by Shasta Networks. Our experienced team of consultants can help you determine which starting elevation is right for you.

Base Camp

High Camp


Everything you need, all in one place

From 20 years of experience, innovation and success, we’ve proven to our clients time and again that there is no HIT integration challenge we cannot solve.

Whether we are supporting your needs on or off the Ascent platform, you can count on our amazing team of engineers, project managers, consultants and advisors to help you get where you need to be. See what we mean:

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Case Studies

 You are here because you’re searching for an HIT partner you can trust on every level. We understand the importance of your search and want to provide a helpful guiding light wherever we can. That’s why we are building a collection of illuminating case studies to highlight the many ways we can deliver the Shasta promise to you.

Shasta Networks Leads Cerner EHR Integration for Northern Inyo Healthcare District

As a key provider of health services in Inyo County, Calif., Northern Inyo Healthcare District requires state-of-the-art technology to stay on pace with the evolution of the industry and provide excellent patient service. For its conversion to Cerner CommunityWorks, NIHD turned to long-time partner Shasta Networks and its Ascent Summit Platform to complete their third EHR transition together since 2003.

A Radiologist Viewing Bran Imaging

“Shasta Networks gave us visibility into all our data streams and made sense of what was going on. Their customized dashboards and web-based solution thrilled our entire leadership team.”

— Bryan Harper, ITS Director/CISO, Northern Inyo Healthcare District (Hospitals & Clinics)