Health IT News

  1. Wolters Kluwer Accelerates Healthcare Data Mapping With Artificial Intelligence To Bridge Data Silos
    4/24/2019

    As the healthcare industry undergoes rampant merger and acquisition (M&A) activity, health systems are faced with the challenge of rapidly integrating data silos across hospitals to ensure continued quality of care and avoid revenue disruptions. 

  2. Zylo Expands Capabilities To Meet The Demand For Advanced Enterprise SaaS Management
    4/24/2019

    Zylo, the leading SaaS management platform, announced the introduction of functionality designed to enhance Software-as-a-Service Management for enterprise organizations.

  3. Plum Healthcare And Netsmart Partner To Innovate Technology To Enhance Integrated Care In Senior Living
    4/24/2019

    Plum Healthcare (Plum), a leading senior living provider, has joined with healthcare IT company Netsmart in a 10-year strategic partnership to innovate technology solutions and services to enhance care delivery. 

  4. EMR Market Tops $30B, Despite Intensifying Criticism And Challenges
    4/24/2019

    The market for electronic medical records (EMRs) topped $30 billion in 2018 and continues to grow, according to a new report on the industry by market research firm Kalorama Information.

  5. Mint.com Founder Launches Vital To Triage America’s Healthcare With Tech
    4/24/2019

    Vital, the AI-powered software increasing productivity and improving patient health in hospital emergency rooms, today announces a $5.2 million Seed round Led by First Round Capital and Threshold Ventures (formerly DFJ Venture).

  6. Interoperability Delivers Meaningful Improvements In Healthcare Cost And Quality At Scale
    4/23/2019

    Interoperability is occurring at scale and driving measurable improvements in healthcare quality and cost for patients and providers, according to Surescripts 2018 National Progress Report. 

  7. ESO Takes Over Emergency Medical Services Performance Improvement Center (EMSPIC) From The University Of North Carolina
    4/22/2019

    ESO, the leading data and software company serving emergency medical services (EMS), fire departments and hospitals, today announced that it has stepped in and assumed responsibility for the North Carolina, South Carolina and West Virginia state EMS data systems previously managed by the EMS Performance Improvement Center (EMSPIC) at the University of North Carolina (UNC).  

  8. AngioDynamics Announces Agreement To Sell NAMIC Fluid Management Business To Medline Industries, Inc. For $167.5
    4/17/2019

    AngioDynamics, Inc., a leading provider of innovative, minimally invasive medical devices for oncology, vascular access, and peripheral vascular disease, recently announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its NAMIC fluid management portfolio to Medline Industries, Inc. for $167.5M, subject to customary closing conditions including antitrust review under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976

  9. Pharmacy Times Continuing Education To Host Directions In Pharmacy Conference In Tennessee
    4/17/2019

    Pharmacy Times Continuing Education (PTCE), a leader in continuing education for retail, health-system, managed care and specialty pharmacists, will present the ninth annual Directions in Pharmacy spring continuing education conference on Saturday, May 18, at the Nashville Airport Marriott, in Nashville, Tennessee

  10. Newly-Formed Prisma Health Selects Kyruus Solutions To Optimize Patient Access And Provider Network Management Post-Merger
    4/17/2019

    Kyruus, a leader in provider search and scheduling solutions for health systems, recently announced that Prisma Health, now South Carolina’s largest health system – formed from the merger of Greenville Health System and Palmetto Health – has selected the company’s patient access platform to optimize access to its expansive network