MedInformatix takes Las Vegas RIS order
September 17, 2014 -- MedInformatix will upgrade its RIS software at Pueblo Medical Imaging, a diagnostic imaging and interventional radiology service provider for the Las Vegas area.
NDSC expands provider base
September 16, 2014 -- National Decision Support Company (NDSC) continues to expand its installed base with more than 60 healthcare provider organizations adopting its ACR Select software for use within their electronic health record order-entry workflow.
Merge scores La. contract
September 16, 2014 -- Merge Healthcare has been awarded a contract for its cardiology and interoperability software by Willis-Knighton Health System.
eRAD completes Calif. order
September 16, 2014 -- eRAD has completed an order for its eRAD RIS with speech recognition software from Madison Radiology Medical Group.
Mach7 adds Fla. customer
September 12, 2014 -- Mach7 Technologies has signed Radiology and Imaging Specialists as a new client.
ONC publishes final EHR certification criteria
September 11, 2014 -- Under a new final rule released on Thursday, the U.S. government has chosen not to proceed with its proposed voluntary 2015 Edition Electronic Health Record (EHR) certification criteria for the meaningful use program.
Elekta debuts analytics software
September 11, 2014 -- Elekta will present its Knowledge Management software at next week's American Society for Radiation Oncology annual meeting in San Francisco.
Varian to launch data analytics tool at ASTRO
September 11, 2014 -- Varian Medical Systems plans to launch a new data analytics tool for its Aria oncology information system at next week's American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) meeting.
M*Modal offers outpatient coding services
September 10, 2014 -- To help healthcare providers address medical coder shortages in advance of the ICD-10 mandate, M*Modal has made available its outpatient medical coding services.
Digisonics takes Calif. order
September 10, 2014 -- Digisonics will install its structured reporting software at Hoag Memorial Hospital in Newport Beach, CA.
IDS signs Fla. client
September 10, 2014 -- Integrated Document Solutions (IDS) has won a contract with a Florida radiology practice for its AbbaDox Rad package.
MedQ wins Fla. contract
September 9, 2014 -- Radiology informatics firm MedQ has inked a contract with a Florida imaging practice for its electronic health record software.
Calgary partners with Aqumin on software
September 9, 2014 -- Calgary Scientific has partnered with Aqumin, a Houston-based company that creates interactive 3D visual interpretation software for pattern recognition and data analysis.
Regulation should keep health IT safe without slowing innovation
September 8, 2014 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's proposal to revise its regulation of mobile medical apps reflects the rapidly changing world of medical software, according to Dr. David Hirschorn, who previews his upcoming presentation at the New York Medical Imaging Informatics Symposium on September 18.
Infinitt RIS gets OK for stage 2 MU
September 5, 2014 -- Infinitt North America's G3 RIS version 220.127.116.11 has been tested and certified as meeting the 2014 modular ambulatory electronic health record requirements for the meaningful use (MU) program.
CMS relaxes EHR meaningful use rules
September 2, 2014 -- A new rule published by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on August 29 gives healthcare providers more flexibility in how they use electronic health record (EHR) technology to meet meaningful use standards in 2014.
HIMSS, SIIM partner for enterprise imaging project
August 29, 2014 -- The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) and the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) are asking for volunteers to serve on a new joint workgroup on enterprise imaging.
Mobile health market to grow to $11.8B by 2018
August 21, 2014 -- The mobile health market will grow from $3 billion in 2013 to $11.8 billion in 2018, with a compound annual growth rate of 31.5%, according to a report from market research firm GlobalData.
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