Current Headlines

  1. Costs Limit Patient Access To Records

    High fees prohibit many patients from obtaining copies of their own electronic medical records. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  2. Government Relations, Healthcare, And HIMSS17

    How the Trump administration could impact the healthcare industry. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  3. DiACardio Named Venture+ Forum Pitch Competition Winner At HIMSS17

    The Personal Connected Health Alliance (PCHAlliance) announced DiACardio Ltd. as the winner of its 11th annual Venture+ Forum (#HITventure) pitch competition for startup companies at the 2017 HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition (#HIMSS17).

  4. Partners Connected Health To Collaborate With Mass Medical International To Expand Access

    Partners Connected Health recently announced a new partnership with Massachusetts Medical International, to provide remote diagnosis and expert second opinions via the Partners Online Second Opinion service (POSO), for physicians and patients in China.

  5. Praxify Unveils Clinical Intelligence Layer For EHRs That Saves Physicians Time

    Praxify, a healthcare technology company with a mission to make physician lives easier, officially launched today at the annual HIMSS conference in Orlando, following successful implementations with initial U.S. customers. 

  6. Siemens Healthineers Digital Ecosystem

    With the Siemens Healthineers Digital Ecosystem we are driving value in healthcare by enabling fast, easy and seamless interaction on data and knowledge.

  7. Medfusion, Inc. Acquires NexSched, LLC

    Medfusion, Inc., a leading provider of patient experience solutions, recently announced that it has entered into a binding agreement to acquire the business and certain assets of NexSched, LCC, a privately held New York-based company that specializes in patient self-scheduling solutions.

  8. Validic Announces Integration Of Personal Health Data Into Salesforce CRM And HealthCloud

    With the Validic integration, Salesforce can now securely view patient-generated health data in the Salesforce Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system. Validic provides a Salesforce Connect package that provides the ability to deliver patient records that display natively in the Salesforce interface.

  9. StayWell Adds SMART On FHIR App To Krames CareEngage Solution, Increasing Integration Capabilities Across Care Systems

    The StayWell Company announced recently that Krames CareEngage powered by Doctella now features a SMART on FHIR application. The SMART on FHIR application is available for testing with clients who use CareEngage for patient education and care management. StayWell will demonstrate the CareEngage solution during #HiMSS17 at booth 3443.

  10. New ZirMed Cloud-Based Contract Performance Technology Optimizes Payer Reimbursement

    In keeping with its mission of helping providers get paid faster, completely and with less effort, ZirMed Inc., a recognized leader in cloud-based revenue cycle software and predictive analytics, recently announced the launch of its new Contract Management, Modeling and Payment Variance solutions from the floor of the HIMSS17 Conference and Exhibition.