Agfa to introduce new Portal software
April 2, 2015 -- Agfa HealthCare is planning to launch healthcare IT software called Portal, designed to provide a patient-centered view of healthcare information.
M*Modal wins Ky. contract
April 2, 2015 -- Speech recognition technology developer M*Modal has inked a contract with a Kentucky healthcare provider.
DICOM Grid adds 'medical selfie' upload feature
April 1, 2015 -- Cloud-based software developer DICOM Grid has released a new feature for its medical image management platform.
Unlocking the imaging data paradigm: Transformation and data migration
March 30, 2015 -- Enterprise imaging transformation (EIT) enables healthcare organizations to create an optimal platform for producing quality care at a cost-effective level -- but many enterprises may not be sure how to go about it. Dave Whitney from Ascendian Healthcare Consulting offers some guidance.
ImageIQ releases data capture package for clinical trials
March 26, 2015 -- Imaging contract research organization ImageIQ has released an electronic data capture system specifically for clinical trials involving medical imaging.
Study: Little evidence backs health info exchanges
March 26, 2015 -- While proponents of health information exchanges (HIEs) say they offer benefits such as faster, safer, less expensive, and higher-quality patient care, there's not much current evidence backing the claims, according to research published in the March issue of Health Affairs.
vRad, Xifin consolidate rad/path reporting
March 25, 2015 -- Teleradiology services provider Virtual Radiologic (vRad) is teaming with Xifin to create an online resource to provide consolidated diagnostic reports of radiology, pathology, and clinical laboratory results.
Fuji wins PACS/RIS contract in Turkey
March 23, 2015 -- Fujifilm Europe said that its subsidiary in Turkey, Fujifilm Dis Ticaret, has won a PACS/RIS replacement project in the Medical Park Healthcare Group, one of the largest private hospital groups in Turkey.
HHS publishes proposed rule for stage 3 MU
March 20, 2015 -- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology has published a proposed rule for stage 3 of its meaningful use (MU) program for promoting the adoption of healthcare information technology.
Elekta updates Mosaiq e-prescribing module
March 20, 2015 -- Radiation oncology firm Elekta has updated its Mosaiq oncology information system to support e-prescribing of controlled substances.