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10/23/14 - AllMed Webinar Helps Health Plans Learn About the Medical Necessity of IMRT for Certain Cancers
O. Kenneth Macdonald, a radiation oncologist, discussed issues related to determining medical necessity IMRT, including complications associated with this high-precision radiation delivery system. IMRT utilizes computer-controlled linear accelerators to deliver precise doses of radiation to a malignant tumor or specific areas within the tumor, Dr..
10/23/14 - Imorgon Medical to Install Imorgon Ultrasound Enhancement System at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Imorgon Medical, a developer of wholly integrated software solutions that empower diagnostic ultrasound to deliver the highest quality of patient care, announced the planned installation of the Imorgon Ultrasound Enhancement System? in Radiology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital System in Philadelphia. "We are steadfast in our commitment t
10/23/14 - Jericho Systems Releases White Paper on Using EnterSpace Exchange? to Achieve Meaningful Use of Electronic Health Records
Jericho Systems Corporation, a developer of dynamic access control software for large enterprises, announced the release of a new white paper: Achieving Meaningful Use Objectives with EnterSpace Exchange. Under the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, healthc
10/23/14 - Women's Hospital to start clinical information system [Gulf Times (Qatar)]
HMC and CIS officials announcing the launch of the CIS at the Women's Hospital yesterday. The Clinical Information System, under which all patient records are stored and accessed electronically to ensure the safest and most effective care, will become operational at the Women's Hospital of Hamad Medical Corporation from tomorrow. But officials have
10/22/14 - Board Approves Health Information Technology, Wine Business Degrees [EMBIN (Emerging Markets Business Information News]
Missouri State University at West Plains issued the following news release:. During the board's executive committee meeting Sept. 17 in Springfield, Missouri, members passed a resolution for the Associate of Applied Science in Health Information Technology degree, and at the full board meeting Oct. 17 in Springfield, Missouri, members passed a reso
10/22/14 - Strata Decision Summit Brings Healthcare Leaders Together To 'Bend The Cost Curve'
Strata Decision Technology today announced the start of the 2014 Strata Decision Summit, hosting over 400 attendees from the Company's client base of 170 healthcare delivery systems and 1,000 hospitals across the U.S. According to a recent study by the Healthcare Information Management and Systems Society, reducing cost has become the top strateg
10/22/14 - Toledo Clinic & Outpatient Surgery Center Selects eClinicalWorks for Health Records Solution [Health & Beauty Close - Up]
According to a media release, the Toledo Clinic will also utilize the eClinicalWorks Care Coordination Medical Record for population health management. "As the largest independent physician group in Northwest Ohio, Toledo Clinic was an early adopter of electronic health records and practice management systems," said Dr. "During our selection proc
10/21/14 - AOD Software and Imprivata Partner to Provide Secure Communications for Senior Healthcare Market
AOD Software, delivering the industry s leading integrated software solution to senior care providers, today announced it will integrate with Imprivata Cortext , a rich, secure communications platform for more efficient care team coordination through its strategic partnership with Imprivata , a leading provider of authentication, access mana
10/21/14 - CTG's profits drop 29% in quarter as hospitals restrict data spending [The Buffalo News, N.Y.]
Oct. 21 Computer Task Group's third-quarter profits tumbled by 29 percent as hospitals continued to hold back on spending for electronic medical records projects and the company doesn't see its markets rebounding next year, either. Brendan M. Harrington, CTG's chief financial officer who became the Buffalo- based information technology company'
10/21/14 - eHealth Answers Consumer Questions About Reshopping for Health Insurance During Open Enrollment
Today eHealth, Inc., the nation's first and largest private online health insurance exchange, released answers to questions commonly asked by subsidy-eligible health insurance consumers who want to maintain coverage for 2015 and avoid the potential loss of any premium subsidies they may be due next year. The first-ever open enrollment period ended
10/21/14 - Iowa Health Information Network Continues to Grow
The Iowa Department of Public Health issued the following news release:. The Iowa Department of Public Health announced today several health care providers will be going live with a significant feature of the Iowa Health Information Network, Iowa's secure health information exchange. *Mercy Medical Center, Cedar Rapids and MercyCare Clinics.
10/21/14 - Net Health Named to Pittsburgh's 2014 Tech 50
Net Health, the leader in software solutions for specialized outpatient care, named a finalist in the Pittsburgh Tech Council s 2014 Tech 50 awards program.Pittsburgh, PA 10/21/2014 Net Health, the leader in software solutions for specialized outpatient care, was named as a finalist in the Pittsburgh Tech Council s 2014 Tech 50 awards p
10/21/14 - Reports from Columbia University Advance Knowledge in Health and Medical Informatics (Examining construct and predictive validity of the Health-IT...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Information Technology Newsweekly Investigators publish new report on Health and Medical Informatics. According to news originating from New York City, New York, by VerticalNews correspondents, research stated, "In a previous study, we developed the Health Information Technology Usability Evaluation Scale,
10/20/14 - Board Approves Health Information Technology, Wine Business Degrees
Missouri State University at West Plains issued the following news release:. During the board's executive committee meeting Sept. 17 in Springfield, Missouri, members passed a resolution for the Associate of Applied Science in Health Information Technology degree, and at the full board meeting Oct. 17 in Springfield, Missouri, members passed a reso
10/20/14 - Dutch RAV Gelderland-Midden Adopts ZOLL AutoPulse Non-Invasive Cardiac Support Pump
ZOLL Medical Corporation, a manufacturer of medical devices and related software solutions, announced today that RAV Gelderland-Midden in the Netherlands has equipped its fleet of 20 ambulances with the ZOLL AutoPulse Non-invasive Cardiac Support Pump. All of our counterparts use the AutoPulse, de Kreek explained. The AutoPulse in this
10/20/14 - Findings on Electronic Medical Records Detailed by J. Thurston and Co-Authors (Meaningful Use of Electronic Health Records)
The Centers for Medicare& Medicaid Services are implementing the Meaningful Use Incentive Program for Medicare- and Medicaid- eligible providers. For more information on this research see: Meaningful Use of Electronic Health Records. Jnp-Journal for Nurse Practitioners, 2014; 10: 510-513. Jnp-Journal for Nurse Practitioners can be contacted at: Els
10/20/14 - Hong Kong medical center unites radiotherapy systems with Elekta's MOSAIQ Oncology Information System
In their efforts to better integrate the radiation therapy treatment and planning systems of multiple providers, clinicians at Hong Kong Sanatorium& Hospital replaced their Varian ARIA oncology information system with Elekta's MOSAIQ OIS. "In 2011, when we began to explore how we could integrate the different systems under one database, we
10/20/14 - Proven Treatment Model for Troubled Youth Now Supported by World-class Electronic Health Record EHR System
Now, thanks to a unique partnership between Netsmart, Community Solutions, Inc. and MST Services, clinicians will be able to integrate all required MST documentation and procedures electronically. Real-time clinical management, billing, and reporting functions have been built into an MST-specific version of Netsmart's Electronic Health Record.
10/20/14 - Rep. McKinley Introduces Bill to Help Hospitals Communicate
Washington, D.C. After listening to concerns from health care providers and hospital executives, Rep. The bill requires the Government Accountability Office to study the communication between computer systems used by hospitals to store and access electronic health records. McKinley's bill calls for GAO to report to Congress and make recommendatio
10/20/14 - Sources Sought Notice - On going development, maintenance and enhancements to support the Quality Management and Review System (QMARS)
Office Address: Department of Health and Human Services; Centers for Medicare& Medicaid Services; Office of Acquisition and Grants Management; 7500 Security Blvd.C2-21-15 Baltimore MD 21244-1850. Description: Department of Health and Human Services. Centers for Medicare& Medicaid Services.
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