GE to invest $2 billion in software development
June 11, 2013 -- GE Healthcare plans to invest $2 billion over the next five years to develop software for healthcare systems and applications.
McKesson nabs Tenn. contract
June 11, 2013 -- Healthcare information systems firm McKesson has won a PACS contract with a seven-hospital healthcare system based in Memphis, TN.
Intelerad starts clinical decision-support group
June 11, 2013 -- PACS firm Intelerad Medical Systems has formed a new clinical decision-support group.
SIIM: CPOE for radiologists eases entry of scanner protocols
June 10, 2013 -- GRAPEVINE, TX - Computerized physician order-entry (CPOE) technology isn't just for referring physicians anymore. CPOE software can be used by radiologists to efficiently order the scanner protocols that carry out imaging studies, according to a presentation on Saturday at the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) meeting.
SIIM: Imaging informatics needs innovation, translation
June 6, 2013 -- GRAPEVINE, TX - The imaging informatics community must work together to innovate and then translate imaging IT advances into practice, said Dr. Bradley Erickson, PhD, in the opening session of the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) annual meeting.
Agfa unveils new medical imaging viewer
June 6, 2013 -- Agfa HealthCare has released ICIS view 3.0, a medical image and results viewer for its Imaging Clinical Information System (ICIS) enterprise imaging system.
SIIM 2013 aims to bring innovation to clinical practice
June 4, 2013 -- The Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) annual meeting comes to Grapevine, TX, this week with a full program and exhibition to draw imaging informatics enthusiasts to the Lone Star State. spoke with program committee chair Katherine Andriole, PhD, to get a preview.
Study finds EHRs don't always show clinical utility
June 4, 2013 -- Adopting an electronic health record (EHR) doesn't necessarily lead to better management of patient populations, according to research published in the June 4 issue of the Annals of Internal Medicine.
MedQ adds Q/ris 3000 installation
June 4, 2013 -- Radiology IT provider MedQ has installed its Q/ris 3000 electronic health record module at Northern Arizona Radiology in Flagstaff, AZ.
Elekta to show new Mosaiq version at ASCO
May 31, 2013 -- Radiation oncology firm Elekta will highlight the latest release of Mosaiq at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) meeting.