By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Managed Care Weekly Digest With the window for Medicare enrollment open from mid-October through Dec. 7, Cardinal Health recently launched a new online tool, developed by eHealth, Inc., that its retail pharmacy customers can use to help their patients compare Medicare Part D prescription drug plans.
Release date- 20112014- Agfa HealthCare announced today a collaboration with Park Place International to integrate and resell the Agfa HealthCare Enterprise Imaging Portfolio to optimize the MEDITECH electronic health record. Agfa HealthCare's seamless integration with the MEDITECH EHR enables healthcare providers to quickly retrieve images and...
THE Cabinet's approval to computerise all the lab tests, supplies and prescriptions at the Nicosia and Famagusta general hospitals will help bring down costs, the Health ministry said yesterday. The two hospitals were chosen because they have already installed and are partially operating the' integrated health information system' software since 200
Located in Clemson, South Carolina, Clemson University is a nationally ranked, science and technology-oriented land grant public research university founded in 1889. Clemson is known for its emphasis on collaboration and a culture that encourages faculty and students to embrace bold ideas. With an enrollment of 21,857, Clemson is a high-energy,...
Researchers at University of California Release New Data on Electronic Medical Records. According to news reporting originating from Berkeley, California, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "Health information exchange is an important tool for improving efficiency and quality and is required for providers to meet Meaningful Use certificatio
ZOLL Medical Corporation, a manufacturer of medical devices and related software solutions, announced today that its Japanese subsidiary, Asahi Kasei ZOLL Medical Corp., has filed an application with Japan s Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency for approval for the company s Intravascular Temperature Management System to be used for sud
Privacy Analytics Inc. the leading provider of software that safeguards and enables personal health data for secondary purposes announced today the launch of PARAT 6.0 which for the first time gives health data organizations the ability to apply a proven de-identification methodology to complex data without the need for advanced technical ski
The leadership includes former and current executives at Walgreens, CVS, and Dignity Health as well as leaders of industry associations like the Health Record Banking Alliance, National Association of Anesthesiologists, National Medical Informatics Association plus leading medical schools including Stanford, NYU, ASU and Columbia.
Pam Klugman, founder and chief product officer of Clear Vision Information Systems, and Karen Bach, Clear Vision s director of compliance and analytics, will be among the featured speakers at the annual ICE meeting December 11-12 in San Francisco. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services uses Risk Adjustment Data Validation audits to valid
CORHIO, the Colorado Regional Health Information Organization, announced today that the Colorado Regional Extension Center program completed its goal of helping 2,295 primary care providers and 33 rural and critical access hospitals adopt and meaningfully use electronic health records technology. The Colorado Regional Extension Center program was
Champion Medical Technologies, a healthcare information technology company and leader in tissue tracking and medical device management systems, has released a new white paper about how hospitals can benefit from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Unique Device Identifier labeling system. On December 4th, Peter Casady, Champion Medical Technolo
Imorgon Medical, a developer of wholly integrated software solutions that empower diagnostic ultrasound to deliver the highest quality of patient care, today announced a significant software upgrade for the Imorgon Ultrasound Enhancement System?. The company will showcase benefits of the new software upgrade at the 100th Scientific Assembly and A
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Journal of Technology eHealth Technologies, the leading provider of continuity of care solutions, announced, that Massachusetts General Hospital has selected the innovative eHealth Connect Referral Pathways? solution to streamline external medical record and image collection, engage referring physicians,
We immediately saw the potential benefit in patient engagement, improved health literacy and clinical process improvement of integrating Allen's IPS into our electronic health record system, "said Cindy Chavez, RNC, NNP-BC, educator of staff development, Women's& Children's Services with Midland Memorial Hospital. Using Allen's IPS integration with
The University of Nebraska Medical Center issued the following news release:. The University of Nebraska Medical Center has received a $2.5 million grant to make the electronic health record more useful for health professionals and safer for patients. "EHRs were originally designed, developed and optimized as a financial system and a way to docume
Wellcentive will empower providers in a four-county area to partner with hospitals and clinics in the region to better manage the health of their Medicaid and uninsured patient populations, initially focusing on the care of patients with diabetes. The project covers Cameron, Hidalgo, Starr, and Willacy counties. The Texas region has a large Medicai
Greg LeClaire joins as chief financial officer from Aetna Inc. s Healthagen division, where he served as chief financial officer for three companies, including Medicity, Inc., HDMS, Inc. and Population Health IT. John Lee joins as chief technology officer from Oracle Corporation, where he served as vice president of product development. Andrea L
Medidata, the leading global provider of cloud-based solutions for clinical research in life sciences, today announced the completion of a method development project conducted in partnership with GlaxoSmithKline plc to evaluate the impact of unifying mobile health devices with cloud-based technologies in a clinical trial setting.