Mobile health market projected to surge
March 25, 2014 -- The market for global mobile health technologies is expected to grow at a five-year compound annual growth rate of 55% to reach $21.5 billion in revenues by 2018.
Risk analysis paves way for securing patient data
March 21, 2014 -- Healthcare organizations must deal with a number of regulatory requirements for ensuring patient data security, and compliance begins with a thoughtful, detailed risk assessment analysis, according to a talk at the recent Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society meeting in Orlando, FL.
IDS completes Voice2Dox order
March 20, 2014 -- Integrated Document Solutions (IDS) has taken an order for its Voice2Dox speech recognition and reporting application from Rocky Mountain Radiologists.
Survey: Most organizations don't maximize MU
March 18, 2014 -- A recent survey found that more than 70% of respondents believe their organizations have failed to maximize the full potential of achieving meaningful use (MU) under the U.S. government's IT stimulus program.
MRS unveils Aspen Breast software
March 18, 2014 -- Mammography Reporting System (MRS) is debuting its Aspen Breast software at this week's National Consortium of Breast Centers meeting in Las Vegas.
Laurel Bridge upgrades PowerTools for DICOM
March 7, 2014 -- Laurel Bridge Software has upgraded its PowerTools suite of standalone DICOM utilities for testing, debugging, and troubleshooting DICOM connected devices.
The PACSman Awards: HIMSS 2014 edition
March 5, 2014 -- The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conference is a completely different show than RSNA's annual confab in Chicago. RSNA is more serious, while HIMSS has an almost carnival atmosphere to it, according to PACS consultant Michael J. Cannavo, also known as the PACSman.
Fuji shows new offerings at HIMSS 2014
February 27, 2014 -- Fujifilm Medical Systems USA showed several new technologies at this week's Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) annual meeting in Orlando, FL.
HIMSS: IT service models ease shift of PACS to enterprise IT
February 26, 2014 -- ORLANDO, FL - Moving control of imaging informatics from radiology to enterprise IT can spark a real culture clash. However, IT service models used by chief information officers outside of healthcare can help smooth this transition, according to a talk at the 2014 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) meeting.
HIMSS attendance tops 2013 numbers
February 26, 2014 -- ORLANDO, FL - Preliminary numbers show a 9% increase in attendance at this year's Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) annual meeting.
HIMSS: RHIO image exchange saves lives, cuts dupe exams
February 25, 2014 -- ORLANDO, FL - It could have been a tragedy. But thanks to image exchange via the Rochester Regional Health Information Organization (RHIO) in New York, a patient's life was saved, according to a Tuesday presentation at the 2014 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) meeting.
Samsung teams with UCSF for preventive care
February 25, 2014 -- Samsung Electronics is partnering with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) to speed up the validation and commercialization of a range of new preventive healthcare tools.
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