Siemens takes Va. order for Soarian March 4, 2013 -- Siemens Healthcare will implement its Soarian enterprise electronic health record for the Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services in Richmond.
McKesson wins 2 installations March 4, 2013 -- Healthcare information systems firm McKesson said that its Paragon hospital information system has been chosen by Covenant Health in Knoxville, TN, and Capital Region Health Care in Concord, NH.
PACSGear to debut ModLink at HIMSS 2013 March 1, 2013 -- PACS accessories firm PACSGear plans to use next week's Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) meeting to introduce ModLink, a software application that transfers structured report measurements directly into the PowerScribe 360 Reporting application from Nuance Communications.
M*Modal, Merge expand reseller deal February 27, 2013 -- Speech recognition technology developer M*Modal and Merge Healthcare have expanded their reseller partnership, M*Modal said.
Reporting external exams reduces repeat imaging February 26, 2013 -- One of the easiest ways to reduce repeat imaging for patients transferred to a new hospital is for radiologists to prepare a report for external images transferred with the patients on CDs, according to a study by researchers from the University of California, San Francisco.
Agfa prepares for HIMSS introductions February 26, 2013 -- Agfa HealthCare will present its works-in-progress Clinical Portal and Patient Portal offerings as part of its Imaging Clinical Information System at next week's Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conference in New Orleans.
SAIC names new health-related company February 26, 2013 -- Science Applications International (SAIC) has announced that its new national security, health, and engineering business will be called Leidos.
VA awards contract for medical image access February 25, 2013 -- The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is extending its Blue Button program, which allows patients to download their healthcare information, to include the ability for U.S. military veterans to download medical images.