HITRUST supports cybersecurity order
February 22, 2013 -- The Health Information Trust Alliance (HITRUST) said this week that it is establishing a new working group to support the White House cybersecurity executive order signed on February 12 by President Barack Obama.
Imaging again dominates ECRI list of hospital tech issues
February 21, 2013 -- For the second year in a row, topics related to medical imaging dominated the annual top 10 list of important technology issues for hospital executives, from the perspective of nonprofit technology research firm ECRI Institute.
TeraMedica to unveil new Evercore product at HIMSS
February 20, 2013 -- Medical informatics and vendor-neutral archive firm TeraMedica plans to debut its new Evercore Connext Mobile software at next month's Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) meeting.
HIMSS unveils plans for Innovation Center
February 20, 2013 -- In a move aimed at advancing the cause of interoperability in information technology, the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) will launch an Innovation Center in Cleveland in October.
KLAS report examines SR technology for EMRs
February 20, 2013 -- Market research firm KLAS has published a new report about the current marketplace and the use of speech recognition (SR) technology with electronic medical records (EMRs).
MGH's QPID transitions to commercial product
February 20, 2013 -- A new software tool developed at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and Partners HealthCare in Boston for data searching in electronic health records has made its debut as a commercial product.
EHR firm wins Ariz. contract
February 13, 2013 -- Cloud electronic health record (EHR) provider Royal Solutions Group has won a contract for its mobile-friendly computerized provider order-entry package with a Tucson, AZ-based radiology group.
FDA clears I3's ImageQube mammo module
February 13, 2013 -- PACS vendor Intuitive Imaging Informatics (I3) has received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for a mammography module of its ImageQube Web-based PACS software.
MRS partners with Montage
February 13, 2013 -- Mammography Reporting System (MRS) has announced a partnership with Montage Healthcare Solutions.
Merge wins NY contract
February 13, 2013 -- Healthcare IT and advanced visualization developer Merge Healthcare has inked a contract for its cardiology software suite with a New York-based medical center.