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.
Toshiba, Hopkins partner for big-data center
September 8, 2014 -- Toshiba Medical Systems has established the Toshiba Center for Big Data in Healthcare at the Science + Technology Park at Johns Hopkins University.
Infinitt RIS gets OK for stage 2 MU
September 5, 2014 -- Infinitt North America's G3 RIS version has been tested and certified as meeting the 2014 modular ambulatory electronic health record requirements for the meaningful use (MU) program.
BridgeHead debuts new data protection service
September 2, 2014 -- BridgeHead Software has introduced Rapid Protect Service, a new healthcare data management service targeted at smaller healthcare facilities.
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.
M*Modal lands speech recognition order
August 26, 2014 -- Speech recognition technology developer M*Modal has received a contract from Flagler Hospital in St. Augustine, FL.
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.
Novarad signs Texas client
August 14, 2014 -- RIS/PACS firm Novarad has received an order from Texas Health Imaging in Cleburne, TX.