Health IT News

  1. MITRE Announces Compass, A New Open-Source Application To Collect Common Oncology Data
    2/11/2019

    MITRE announced Compass, a first-in-class, open-source application to collect minimal common oncology data elements, or mCODE™, from electronic health records (EHR), today at the HIMSS19 Global Conference & Exhibition. Only three percent of adult cancer patients participate in clinical trials, limiting access to high quality data across multiple types of cancers. 

  2. The American Journal Of Managed Care Announces Latest Institute For Value-Based Medicine VB-Onc Meeting
    2/7/2019

    The American Journal of Managed Care (AJMC), the leading peer-reviewed journal dedicated to issues in managed care, with its Institute for Value-Based Medicine will host a regional VB-Onc™ meeting on advancing quality in oncology care in the evolving value-based care landscape.  

  3. Lightbeam Health Solutions Releases New Population Health Management Platform: Version 3.0
    2/7/2019

    Lightbeam Health Solutions, a leader in end-to-end population health management solutions and services, announced today the release of a new version of its population health management platform: Version 3.0. This release focuses on extending capabilities and ease of use for managing high-risk, high-cost populations. 

  4. Redox To Power EHR Integration In Microsoft Teams Through FHIR
    2/7/2019

    Redox today announced that it is integrating with Microsoft Teams to enable secure, bidirectional data exchange with electronic health record (EHR) software at provider organizations using the FHIR (Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources) standard. As a result, clinicians and caregivers can easily communicate patient data on the Microsoft Teams platform and record information at the EHR level.  

  5. Dr. William Morris, Executive Medical Director Of Cleveland Clinic Innovations Will Be Speaking At The National Healthcare Informatics Summit In March!
    2/6/2019

    Marcus Evans is very proud to announce Dr. William Morris MD MBA FACP, Executive Medical Director of Cleveland Clinic Innovations as a speaker at the National Healthcare Informatics Summit which will take place on March 18-19, 2019 at The Langham Huntington in Pasadena, Los Angeles.

  6. CareCloud Earns ONC Health IT Certification from Drummond Group LLC
    2/5/2019

    CareCloud, the platform for high-growth medical groups, has achieved the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) 2015 Edition Health IT Module Certification for the company’s electronic health record software, CareCloud Charts.  

  7. MobileHelp Healthcare Partners With Casamba To Bring Enhanced RPM Solution To The Ever-Evolving Post-Acute Healthcare Continuum
    2/5/2019

    MobileHelp® Healthcare, a leader in personal and enterprise healthcare technology solutions including remote patient monitoring (RPM), announced today a new partnership with Casamba, a leading provider of electronic health record (EHR) solutions for home health agencies, outpatient therapy and skilled nursing facilities (SNF) contract therapy providers.

  8. Egress Simplifies And Secures Email Communications At Martin’s Point Health Care
    2/4/2019

    Egress, a leading provider of data privacy and compliance software designed to secure unstructured data, today announced that Martin’s Point Health Care has selected the Egress Platform to protect and secure email communications related to HIPAA and Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) in nonfederal information systems, as required by NIST 800-171.  

  9. Ultimate Software Announces Agreement To Be Acquired By An Investor Group Led By Hellman & Friedman to Operate As A Privately Held Company
    2/4/2019

    Ultimate Software, a leading global provider of human capital management (HCM) solutions in the cloud, today announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement to be acquired by an investor group led by Hellman & Friedman (“H&F”), a leading private equity investment firm, in an all-cash transaction for $331.50 per share in cash — representing an aggregate value of approximately $11 billion — after which Ultimate Software (“Ultimate”) will operate as

  10. j2 Cloud Services Showcases New Cloud Fax Products At HiMSS 2019
    2/4/2019

    j2 Cloud Services, LLC, a subsidiary of j2 Global®, Inc., a leading Internet information and services company, will demonstrate its commitment to interoperable healthcare communications at the 2019 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HiMSS) Annual Conference & Exhibition. HiMSS 2019 is taking place February 11-15 in Orlando, Florida.