Caradigm, Bio-key enter OEM deal for biometric ID
May 13, 2013 -- Authentication protection software company Bio-key International has entered into an OEM agreement with healthcare IT software firm Caradigm, a joint venture between GE Healthcare and Microsoft.
Adding dose, cost info to decision support sways exam ordering
May 10, 2013 -- Educating referring physicians about radiation dose and the cost of imaging exams can prompt as many as half of them to change their orders for imaging studies, according to a study published online in the journal Medical Care.
RamSoft wins Calif. contract
May 8, 2013 -- PACS vendor RamSoft has won a contract with a California outpatient imaging center specializing in MRI and CT.
EMC debuts healthcare integration suite
May 8, 2013 -- Storage firm EMC has introduced its Healthcare Integration Portfolio, a suite of products for managing and sharing all forms of patient-related content.
MillenSys debuts PACS, reporting software
May 8, 2013 -- Healthcare IT software developer MillenSys has introduced its Vision Tools Workspace Web-based PACS and reporting software.
eHealth nets MGH installation
May 7, 2013 -- Electronic health record firm eHealth Technologies has installed its eHealth Connect referral portal at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH).
Medweb, DocbookMD debut HIT data-sharing service
May 7, 2013 -- RIS/PACS vendor Medweb and secure messaging software provider DocbookMD have formed an alliance to market and sell Docbook Gateway, software that provides secure transfer of clinical information.
AG Mednet partners with Texas hospital
May 6, 2013 -- Imaging exchange network AG Mednet has entered into a core lab partnership with the Methodist DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center echocardiography core laboratory at the Methodist Hospital in Houston.
The 8 RIS innovations you need now
May 2, 2013 -- The radiology information system was one of the first digital software tools available in medical imaging. But as the rest of healthcare moves into the digital age, the good old RIS is looking long in the tooth. Here are eight innovations to keep your RIS up to date.
GE lands multisite Nev. Centricity install
May 2, 2013 -- GE Healthcare has won a contract to install multiple products in its Centricity informatics software line at facilities run by the University of Nevada.