SIIM: Analytics gives radiology a 'macroscope' for medical data
May 16, 2014 -- LONG BEACH, CA - Compared to other industries, healthcare has been slow to embrace data mining and analytics. But that will change, and when it does, the explosion of business intelligence will revolutionize medicine, said Paul Nagy, PhD, in a talk at the annual Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) meeting.
SIIM: Informatics will exploit 'big data' in healthcare, research
May 15, 2014 -- LONG BEACH, CA - The era of big data is arriving in healthcare, and informatics will be the key to unlocking its potential, said Katherine Andriole, PhD, during the opening session of the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) annual meeting.
Agfa shows new ICIS technology at SIIM 2014
May 15, 2014 -- Agfa HealthCare is launching new mobile and Web-capture technology for its Imaging Clinical Information System (ICIS) at the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) meeting.
Viztek to show new Exa EHR at SIIM 2014
May 14, 2014 -- Viztek will show its new Exa electronic health record (EHR) platform at this week's Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) annual meeting.
Perceptive Software passes IHE tests
May 13, 2014 -- Products from Lexmark's Perceptive Software have successfully completed integration tests at the 2014 Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise (IHE) North American and European Connectathons.
ADS teams with Merge on EHRs
May 9, 2014 -- Advanced Data Systems (ADS) and Merge Healthcare are joining forces to boost interoperability for physician communication and workflow in electronic health records (EHRs).
Rad access to EHRs may affect patient management
May 9, 2014 -- Providing radiologists with access to electronic health records (EHRs) can influence interpretations of emergent neuroradiology exams, if a study published in the May issue of Health Affairs is any indication.
Alliance HealthCare buys OnPoint
May 9, 2014 -- Alliance HealthCare Services has purchased the majority of the assets of imaging quality assurance software developer OnPoint Medical Diagnostics.
Accusoft inks deal with Tech Data
May 9, 2014 -- Accusoft has signed an agreement with Tech Data to make its Document Viewer for SharePoint available to Tech Data's reseller network in the U.S.
CMS shares update on EHR incentive programs
May 8, 2014 -- The U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) paid out more than $22.9 billion in incentive payments over the first four years of its electronic health record (EHR) incentive programs, CMS officials said on Tuesday.
MedInformatix lands Ariz. order
May 7, 2014 -- MedInformatix has received a contract from EVDI Medical Imaging, a multispecialty radiology center in Phoenix's East Valley.
Zotec-MMP signs Ariz. group
May 1, 2014 -- Zotec-MMP has won an exclusive billing and practice management contract with an Arizona teleradiology group.
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