The PACSman at HIMSS 2015: Getting a buzz from buzzwords
April 23, 2015 -- The PACSman, aka Michael J. Cannavo, gives his take on this year's Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) meeting in Chicago.
eHealth Technologies teams up with Box
April 23, 2015 -- Electronic health records firm eHealth Technologies has formed a partnership with cloud storage provider Box.
Digisonics inks Okla. deal
April 23, 2015 -- Image management firm Digisonics will implement its cardiovascular information system at Stillwater Medical Center in Stillwater, OK.
Clinical decision support can cut inappropriate imaging
April 22, 2015 -- A meta-analysis published on Tuesday in the Annals of Internal Medicine found that clinical decision-support (CDS) software can have a positive -- if moderate -- effect on appropriate ordering of imaging studies. The researchers stopped short of recommending the use of CDS, however.
HIMSS: Mobile technologies bring promise but mixed results
April 15, 2015 -- CHICAGO - Healthcare organizations are increasingly using mobile technologies to engage with patients, but those efforts haven't always been effective, according to results from the 2015 HIMSS Mobile Technology Survey presented at this week's Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) meeting.
ScImage touts software upgrades at HIMSS 2015
April 15, 2015 -- ScImage announced upgrades to its Picom365 software suite at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conference this week.
HHS to award $1M in grants for HIE
April 15, 2015 -- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has announced $1 million in grant funding to support community projects for the Community Interoperability and Health Information Exchange (HIE) Program.
Dicom Systems, Health Level show partnership at HIMSS 2015
April 15, 2015 -- Dicom Systems has partnered with healthcare analytics software developer Health Level, and the firms are demonstrating the results of their collaboration at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) 2015 conference.
Start-up company secures GE Centricity Web portal deal
April 15, 2015 -- London-based startup Cloudhouse Technologies has signed a deal with GE Healthcare to provide it with technology to "virtualize" outdated healthcare applications for its U.S. Centricity business.
HIMSS: Preparation, planning spark enterprise imaging success
April 14, 2015 -- CHICAGO - The path to enterprise imaging is a seven-phase process that begins with ignorance and ends -- hopefully -- with success, according to a presentation on Monday at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) annual meeting.