Merge sales slump, but firm posts Q1 profit
April 30, 2014 -- Merge Healthcare's sales declined in the first quarter of 2014, but the developer of healthcare IT and advanced visualization software still posted a profit for the period.
BridgeHead Software completes Ohio order
April 30, 2014 -- BridgeHead Software has implemented its Deduplication for Backup and Recovery and Enterprise Backup services at Mary Rutan Hospital in Bellefontaine, OH.
FINAO lands Ala. installation
April 28, 2014 -- FINAO Solutions has installed its Enterprise Quality Utilization Intelligence Plan (EQUIP) at Radiology of Huntsville in Alabama.
EHR tool reduces diagnostic tests
April 22, 2014 -- A health information exchange tool in electronic health record (EHR) software can help avoid a significant number of diagnostic tests and procedures, according to researchers from Allina Health.
Federal regulatory plan for health IT wins positive reviews
April 14, 2014 -- The new federal regulatory framework proposed earlier this month for healthcare IT software is getting generally positive reviews from the radiology community. A first look at the proposal indicates that it strikes a balance between promoting innovation and protecting patient safety.
DICOM Grid signs Texas HIE
April 8, 2014 -- DICOM Grid has received an order from Greater Houston Healthconnect, a health information exchange (HIE) that serves 20 counties in southeast Texas.
HHS proposes new HIT software regulation
April 3, 2014 -- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) on Thursday released a report that recommends a new regulatory framework for healthcare IT software.
GE to buy analytics provider CHCA
April 2, 2014 -- GE Healthcare said it will acquire analytics provider CHCA Computer Systems in a bid to advance its industrial Internet portfolio.
M*Modal reaches deal on debt restructuring
April 2, 2014 -- M*Modal has reached a deal with creditors that would enable it to restructure its finances, strengthen its balance sheet, and reduce debt by more than 55%.
Cloud IT use requires technical, business due diligence
March 27, 2014 -- Want to implement a cloud-based health IT system? You'll need to perform thorough technical and business due diligence to ensure patient privacy and the availability and security of your data, according to a talk at the recent Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society meeting.
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