Current Headlines

  1. CareCloud Continues To Expand Market Footprint, Product Innovation, And Infrastructure For Growth In Second Quarter Of 2014
    7/24/2014

    CareCloud, the leading provider of cloud-based practice management, electronic health records (EHR), and medical billing software and services, recently announced it continued its expansion upmarket in the second quarter of 2014 to serve larger medical groups via both direct and indirect channels. On the partnership side, this was highlighted by CareCloud’s May announcement of joining forces with BBVA Compass, one of the nation’s largest commercial banks.

  2. CMS Pushing Mandated Certified EHRs For Chronic Care
    7/24/2014

    A proposed rule would mandate certified EHRs for care of chronically ill under Medicare Part B. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  3. Remote Monitoring In The ICU
    7/24/2014

    Implementation of eICU helps St. Luke’s Health System shift to a proactive care model that addresses physician and nurse shortages while improving the quality of patient care. By Karla Paris, contributing writer

  4. Automated Eligibility Screening Improves Patient Selection For Trials
    7/24/2014

    Using technology to match patients with clinical trials saved doctors a hefty workload in a study conducted at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  5. EHR + Geography = Population Health Management
    7/24/2014

    Duke Medicine is combining the data of EHRs with geography information to create a program which can predict patient diagnoses. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  6. EHR Implementation Service Agreement Help Transformation To Value-Based Care
    7/24/2014

    The stated goal of the implementation is to keep project costs in check and minimize risks. By Wendy Grafius, contributing writer

  7. Study: Health IT Vital For ACOs
    7/24/2014

    Establishing an accountable care organization requires health technology, especially when the ACO is created by an academic medical center. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  8. Claron Announces Partnership With Leading Italian Telehealth System Provider
    7/24/2014

    Claron Technology announces a partnership with Medishare, an innovative Italian telehealth system provider, for the integration of its family of Nil zero-footprint viewers in the Medishare PACS and RIS solutions, provided throughout Italy.

  9. Smartling Partners With Barton Health To Launch New Spanish Website
    7/24/2014

    Smartling recently announced that it has partnered with Barton Health to provide Spanish speakers quick and convenient language access through a new Spanish website, es.bartonhealth.org. With the launch of this new site, Barton Health is now able to directly reach Spanish-speaking patients online.

  10. UpToDate Adds Palliative Care As A Specialty
    7/24/2014

    Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, recently announced that it has added Palliative Care to UpToDate, its evidence-based clinical decision support resource, marking the 22nd medical specialty available to UpToDate subscribers.

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