Mobile Workstations News
Charleston Radiologists Selects Merge Radiology And Honeycomb Solutions
Merge Healthcare Incorporated (Nasdaq:MRGE), a leading provider of clinical systems and innovations that seek to transform healthcare, today announced that Imaging Specialists of Charleston and Charleston Radiologists, P.A. has selected Merge Healthcare's entire Merge Outpatient Radiology Suite as well as Merge Honeycomb™ Archive.
Athenahealth Selected To Power Population Health Initiatives For Dignity Health
athenahealth, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHN), a leading provider of cloud-based services and mobile applications for medical groups and health systems, today announced that Dignity Health has selected athenahealth’s end-to-end population health service, athenaCommunicator® Enterprise, to support and optimize its robust population health initiatives.
NATE, DirectTrust And EHNAC Agree That Consumer Access To Data Is Critical Next Step In The Future Of Interoperable Health IT
On Sunday, April 10, 2016, the National Association for Trusted Exchange (NATE), DirectTrust and the Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC) – all organizations with a focus on the success of Direct secure messaging – joined together to talk about interoperability in healthcare.
WEDI’s HPID Workgroup Announces Release Of Issue Brief: ‘What Is The Difference Between A Health Plan And Payer?’
The Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI), the nation’s leading nonprofit authority on the use of health IT to create efficiencies in healthcare information exchange, announced recently its Health Plan Identifier (HPID) Workgroup has developed an issue brief titled, “What is the Difference Between a Health Plan and Payer?” The HPID Workgroup, a part of WEDI’s Strategic National HPID Implementation Process, worked closely with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to identify common misuse of the terms “health plan” and “payer” across the industry.
TeleTracking Highlights ‘Real-Time’ Upgrades At HIMSS14
TeleTracking Technologies’ market-leading ability to operate hospitals in real time will be highlighted at HIMSS14 with several software/hardware upgrades, including the industry’s first low-cost, waterproof, miniature, single-use Real-Time Location System (RTLS) patient tag, powered by CenTrak.
vRad Expands Agreement With Catholic Health Services Long Island To Deliver Complete Radiology Services
Virtual Radiologic (vRad), a technology-enabled national radiology practice and the world's largest telemedicine company, recently announced a dramatic expansion of its radiology services for three member hospitals of Catholic Health Services of Long Island (CHS): Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center in West Islip, N.Y., St. Charles Hospital in Port Jefferson and St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center in Smithtown.
HIMSS Submits Comments On Meaningful Use Stage 2 And Standards & Certification Criteria NPRMs
HIMSS submitted comments to the Department of Health and Human Services in response to the two Notices of Proposed Rulemaking on the Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs: Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Electronic Health Record Incentive Program--Stage 2; and Health Information Technology: Standards, Implementation Specifications, and Certification Criteria for Electronic Health Record Technology, 2014 Edition; Revisions to the Permanent Certification Program for Health Information Technology.
Stillwater Medical Center Improves Workflow And Patient Experience With Integration Of Electronic Health Record And Vocera® Communication System
Vocera Communications, Inc. (NYSE:VCRA), a mobile healthcare communications company, today announced that Stillwater Medical Center improved care team collaboration and patient experience by integrating the Vocera® Communication System with the hospital's computerized physician order entry (CPOE) system.
Cape Regional Medical Center Chooses Summit Provider Exchange To Connect With NJSHINE And Physician Offices
Cape Regional Medical Center, is currently implementing the Summit Provider Exchange technology solution in an effort to streamline its bi-directional physician office integration efforts and support collaboration with their New Jersey health information exchange (NJSHINE).
MacPractice 4.3 Launches, Bringing First-Ever HIE Interoperability To The Mac Platform For Medical Professionals
MacPractice, the leading Apple developer of practice management and clinical software for doctors’ offices that use Macs, iPhones and iPads, today announced the launch of MacPractice 4.3, the first Mac-native platform to offer Health Information Exchange (HIE) interoperability across the entire desktop and mobile practice management and clinical ecosystem.