Health information exchange cuts repeat imaging studies
January 23, 2015 -- While image sharing via health information exchange systems has yet to achieve widespread adoption, the experience of the Rochester Regional Health Information Organization in New York shows that it can be worth the effort, yielding quantifiable reductions in repeat imaging studies.
Novarad wins contracts in Puerto Rico, Turkey
January 23, 2015 -- Novarad has won PACS and RIS contracts with hospitals in Puerto Rico and Turkey.
Carestream awarded 66 new patents in 2014
January 22, 2015 -- Carestream Health earned 66 new patents from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in 2014 for innovations in radiology imaging, healthcare IT, dental imaging, and other areas.
Oman chooses Extedo's regulatory services
January 22, 2015 -- Extedo has signed a contract with the Ministry of Health of Oman to review and validate a program for pharmaceutical companies.
Zotec rolls out new reporting interface
January 22, 2015 -- Medical billing firm Zotec Partners has launched the Zotec Analytical Reporting Interface (ZARi) for radiologists.
BridgeHead unveils new HDM software
January 20, 2015 -- BridgeHead Software has debuted the latest version of its Healthcare Data Management (HDM) platform.
Elekta adds Mosaiq order in Western Australia
January 20, 2015 -- Radiation oncology firm Elekta will install its Mosaiq oncology information system at Queen Elizabeth II Medical Center in Perth, Western Australia.
Study finds HIT challenges in coordinating care
January 19, 2015 -- A recent study from the U.S. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality found that physicians who use health information technology (HIT) were only slightly more likely to receive patient information needed to coordinate care than those who do not use HIT.
IDS' AbbaDox wins MU stage 2 certification
January 15, 2015 -- Integrated Document Solutions' (IDS) AbbaDox 14 electronic health record software has received meaningful use (MU) stage 2 certification.
Visage signs NY customer
January 12, 2015 -- Advanced visualization and PACS firm Visage Imaging has added Zwanger-Pesiri Radiology to its client list.