EHR viewing can affect doctor-patient interaction January 31, 2014 -- Doctors who use electronic health records (EHRs) spend a considerable amount of time looking at a computer screen when meeting with patients, which could negatively affect physician-patient communication.
Health information exchange lowers repeat emergency imaging January 30, 2014 -- Adopting health information exchange between unaffiliated healthcare providers leads to significant decreases in repeat imaging studies in emergency departments and could potentially save millions of dollars, according to a large study from the University of Michigan.
Agfa readies ICIS enhancements for HIMSS January 30, 2014 -- Agfa HealthCare will present new capabilities for its Imaging Clinical Information System (ICIS) at next month's Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) 2014 meeting.
RamSoft adds Calif. sale January 30, 2014 -- RamSoft has received an order from Stockdale Radiology, an imaging center in Bakersfield, CA.
U.S., U.K. sign healthcare IT collaboration January 28, 2014 -- The governments of the U.S. and the U.K. have signed an agreement designed to improve the use and sharing of healthcare information technology and tools.
Digisonics to showcase new ob/gyn PACS version January 28, 2014 -- Digisonics will show its ob 4.8 release for its ob/gyn PACS and structured reporting system at this year's Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine annual meeting in New Orleans.