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.
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.
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.