Current Headlines

  1. Online Tool Compares Drug Costs
    9/16/2014

    A recent study found doctors and patients could both benefit from web-based drug pricing resources. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  2. Patients ‘Accepting’ Of Telehealth
    9/16/2014

    A recent survey found the majority of patients are optimistic about telehealth video appointments. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  3. Healthcare Celebrates 9th Annual National Health IT Week
    9/16/2014

    The ninth annual, week-long national forum for developing common ground among public- and private-sector organizations is a perfect opportunity to advance health IT causes. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  4. HIT Partnership Yields Comprehensive Patient Engagement Tool
    9/16/2014

    Predictive analytics business adds health literacy tool for newly discharged patients. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  5. ICD-10 Transition Puts Accuracy Of Patient Safety Indicators At Risk
    9/16/2014

    A new multi-institutional study raises red flags about the effect of the transition to ICD-10 on patient safety indicators. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  6. Study: Web-Based Drug Pricing Resources Would Have ‘Multiple Benefits’
    9/16/2014

    Out-of-pocket medication costs interfere with patient’s treatments, and a recent study found a web-based comparative drug pricing resource would help alleviate the problem. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  7. Varian Medical Systems And Infor To Add New Data Integration Capability Within Varian Software Suite For Planning, Managing, And Delivering Cancer Care
    9/15/2014

    Varian Medical Systems, the world's leading manufacturer of medical devices and software for treating cancer, and Infor, a leading provider of business application software serving more than 73,000 customers, recently announced a strategic alliance to add new data management capabilities across Varian's software products for enhanced security, interoperability and performance.

  8. Vermont Information Technology Leaders Celebrates National Health IT Week
    9/15/2014

    Health information technology improves the quality of health care delivery, increases patient safety, decreases medical errors, and strengthens the interaction between patients and healthcare providers.

  9. aycan Workflow Chosen By Infinite Imaging MRI
    9/15/2014

    aycan Medical Systems, a recognized global leader in medical imaging, announced recently that Melbourne, FL based Infinite Imaging MRI will utilize its fully integrated RIS/PACS solution, aycan workflow.

  10. Vidyo Used By Ebola Patient At The Nebraska Medical Center For Communication With Family And Physicians
    9/15/2014

    Vidyo, Inc., the video platform leader in healthcare, is providing video communications for Ebola patient Dr. Richard Sacra at the Biocontainment Patient Care Unit at the Nebraska Medical Center.

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