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4/16/17 - Electronic health records improve weekend surgery outcomes
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at VerticalNews Health MAYWOOD, IL- Electronic health record systems significantly improve outcomes for patients who undergo surgeries on weekends, according to a Loyola Medicine study published in JAMA Surgery. Loyola University Medical Center was among the earliest hospitals to adopt EHR and Loyola Universit
4/15/17 - Global mHealth Services Market by Services, Applications, End Users, Growth Trends and Forecast to 2021, New Report by iHealthcareAnalyst, Inc.
Health monitoring and emergency response, advanced technologies and technology enabled services, increased use of smartphone and other smart devices are some of the major factors driving the global mHealth services market, globally.
4/14/17 - AbbVie and M2Gen Announce New Collaboration for the Oncology Research Information Exchange Network ORIEN Avatar Research Program
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Drug Week- AbbVie, a global biopharmaceutical company, and M2Gen, a leading health informatics solutions company, announced that AbbVie has joined the Oncology Research Information Exchange Network Avatar Research Program. ORIEN Avatar is a collaboration between the 15 leading U.S. cancer hospitals that
4/14/17 - Action DME Purchases CareTend Cloud-Based Business Management [National Iraqi News Agency (Iraq)]
-Mediware Information Systems, Inc., a provider of comprehensive post-acute healthcare software, announces that Action DME has agreed to license CareTend hosted software for its durable medical equipment business. Action DME was founded in 2015 and provides direct delivery to patients for durable medical equipment, including back, knee, and other j
4/14/17 - Findings from Children's Hospital of Philadelphia in Electronic Medical Records Reported (Genomic decision support needs in pediatric primary care)
Our news journalists obtained a quote from the research from the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, "In addition, the electronic health record with embedded clinical decision support is recognized as an important component in providing care in this setting. The news correspondents report that additional information may be obtained from J.W. Penni
4/14/17 - Investigators at International University Describe Findings in Endodontics (Influence of Cone-beam Computed Tomography in Clinical Decision Making...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health& Medicine Week Investigators discuss new findings in Endodontics. According to news originating from Barcelona, Spain, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "Clinical information and diagnostic imaging are essential components of preoperative diagnosis. Our news journalists obtained a quote from
4/14/17 - Modification to a Previous Presolicitation Notice - R Supplemental Commercial Health Information Technology Platform - RFI
Subject: R Supplemental Commercial Health Information Technology Platform- RFI. RFI: Supplemental Commercial Health Information Technology Platform. This RFI seeks to inform VA's strategy to commercialize or acquire commercial capabilities similar to those developed and planned for VA s health information technology platforms such as the Enterpri
4/13/17 - Evident, TruBridge Solutions Selected by Kansas Hospital
Evident LLC and TruBridge LLC, subsidiaries of CPSI and leading providers of healthcare solutions and services, today announced that McPherson Hospital in McPherson, Kansas, has selected the Evident Electronic Health Records solution, Thrive, and the TruBridge revenue cycle solution, Accounts Receivable Management Service, for its facility.
4/12/17 - Cardinal Innovations Healthcare Information Technology Team Recognized at 2017 Blue Diamond Awards with Finalists in Three Categories
Cardinal Innovations Healthcare was recognized at the Blue Diamond Awards ceremony on Tuesday with finalists in three awards categories. Data Scientist Erin Drucker and Director of Technology Infrastructure Robert Edwards were recognized as 2017 Blue Diamond Award finalists during an awards banquet at the NASCAR Hall of Fame. The Blue Diamond Award
4/12/17 - ECMC officials remain mute on cause of computer shutdown [The Buffalo News, N.Y.]
The hospital has accepted all incoming patients and has moved ahead with all scheduled surgical procedures, said Peter Cutler, an ECMC spokesman. Asked how the virus entered ECMC's computer network, Cutler declined to comment. If this turns out to be a case of ransomware, ECMC would not be the first hospital, or local institution, to suffer such an
4/12/17 - Gateway Homes Mental Health Provider Streamlines Billing with AlphaFlex EHR Software [Sport360]
-Mediware Information Systems, Inc., a provider of comprehensive post-acute healthcare software, announces that Gateway Homes is billing in real-time with AlphaFlex software for its Mental Health Skills Building and Psychosocial Services Rehabilitation service operations. Through the use of a single software suite, Gateway Homes is able to streamli
4/12/17 - Ransomware or not, ECMC computer shutdown that has affected some surgeries ending soon [The Buffalo News, N.Y.]
April 12 The Erie County Medical Center computer shutdown that began Sunday has started to affect patient operations, a hospital official said, but ECMC expects to start bringing its computer system back online Thursday. The loss of the computer network has forced ECMC to reschedule some elective surgeries, spokesman Peter K. Cutler said Wednesda
4/11/17 - DMACC Adds Healthcare IT Training for Working Professionals
Des Moines Area Community College issued the following news release:. Des Moines Area Community College has added two new certificate programs to help working professionals meet industry demand for healthcare Information Technology skills. DMACC developed the Health Information Technology for the Healthcare Professionals Certificate and the Health.
4/10/17 - A little nudge may provide a big boost to flu vaccination rates
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Pharma Business Week PHILADELPHIA- Currently, only 44 percent of adults in the United States receive an annual flu vaccination. In the study, researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania programmed electronic health records to alert care providers when a patient was eli
4/10/17 - Accenture and BioCelerate Collaborate to Advance Biopharmaceutical Innovation Through Increased Insights in Research & Development
Accenture today announced it will work with BioCelerate, a subsidiary of TransCelerate BioPharma Inc., a nonprofit focused on improving efficiencies in research and development, to develop a platform enabling its member companies to aggregate and analyze preclinical and clinical information to improve drug development efficiency and bring new...
4/10/17 - Azalea Health Acquires LeonardoMD; Expands its Footprint as a Leader and Innovator in Health IT, Revenue Cycle Management, & Telemedicine
Azalea Health, a leading provider of fully-integrated cloud-based healthcare solutions and services, announced today the acquisition of LeonardoMD, a complete practice management and electronic health records provider. The move further cements the privately held Azalea as a leader in the cloud-based Health IT and medical billing solutions space,...
4/10/17 - Healthcare Analytics Global Market - Research Methodology, Market Dynamics, Key Players, Segmentation and Forecast 2022
This report provides major statistics on the state of the industry and is a valuable source of guidance and direction for companies and individuals interested in the marketNY, NY 04/10/2017 Healthcare analytics is one of the emerging areas of healthcare services. It extensively uses information technology tools, data, statistical and qualitat
4/10/17 - Medication errors in hospitals don't disappear with new technology [Pittsburgh Post-Gazette]
April 10 In the first six months of 2016, Pennsylvania hospitals reported 889 medication errors or close calls that were attributed, at least in part, to electronic health records and other technology used to monitor and record patients' treatment. Those are the stark numbers in a new analysis by the Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority, an inde
4/10/17 - Special Notice - Clinical Review software
Office Address: Department of Health and Human Services; Indian Health Service; Phoenix Area Office; 40 N Central Avenue Phoenix AZ 85004-4424. The Indian Health Service intends to award a sole source contract to McKesson Technologies, 5995 Windward Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 3005, for software service and support for an evidence based clinical criteria
4/6/17 - drchrono Raises $12m Series A Financing Round to Build the Medical Practice of the Future
drchrono Inc., the provider of the Electronic Health Record, practice management, medical billing, revenue cycle management, and healthcare API platform on iPad, iPhone and web, today announced its 12 million dollar Series A round of funding. Runa Capital led the 12 million dollar round with other investors including Maxfield Capital, Eric Dunn, an
4/6/17 - Medicare Program: Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment and Ambulatory Surgical Center Payment Systems and Quality Reporting Programs; Organ...
Medicare Program: Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment and Ambulatory Surgical Center Payment Systems and Quality Reporting Programs; Organ Procurement Organization Reporting and Communication; Transplant Outcome Measures and Documentation Requirements; Electronic Health Record Incentive Programs; Payment to Nonexcepted Off-Campus...
4/6/17 - Practice Fusion Names Seasoned Health IT Executive Bevey Miner as New Chief Marketing Officer [National News Agency (Lebanon)]
While at Allscripts, Miner was executive director of the National ePrescribing Patient Safety Initiative, a free ePrescribing solution that was sponsored by Google, Microsoft, Dell, Anthem and Aetna. Miner also held executive positions at Allscripts implementing a payer strategy and health information exchange initiative. Prior to Allscripts, Miner
4/5/17 - Computer Assisted Coding Market to Reach $5.1 Billion by 2023 says a New Report at
Computer Assisted Coding Market Shares, Strategy, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2017 to 2023 report says the next generation Computer Assisted Coding of medical information is able to leverage natural language software technology to support some automation of the billing process and use of analytics to achieve higher quality patient outcomes.
4/5/17 - Global Surgical Navigation Software Market by Type, Technology Used, Services, Trends, Geography and Forecast to 2021
Orbis Research has added Report on "Global Surgical Navigation Software Market 2017-2021" to its Database.. DALLAS, TX, UNITED STATES, April 5, 2017/ About Surgical Navigation Software, Surgical navigation, also referred to as computer-assisted image-guided surgery, is a procedure for locating a specific target site for surgery
4/5/17 - OptimizeRx Partners Exclusively with SingleCare to Bring Patient Savings and Price Transparency to Healthcare Providers at the Point of Prescribe
SingleCare Services, LLC, the leading provider of prescription savings programs, has partnered with OptimizeRx Corp. (OTCQB:OPRX), the leading aggregator of sponsored services in the electronic health records (EHR) space. The exclusive partnership provides OptimizeRx clients the opportunity to connect their customers with the right drug, at the rig
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