Anoto, NextGen sign imaging center
January 29, 2013 -- Digital writing technology developer Anoto and NextGen Healthcare Information Systems have deployed their NextPen digital writing system at Metro Imaging, an imaging center with five locations in the St. Louis area.
MedInformatix scores NC RIS installation
January 29, 2013 -- Electronic health record software developer MedInformatix has installed its RIS at Carolina Regional Radiology in Fayetteville, NC.
RamSoft nets PowerServer order
January 29, 2013 -- PACS vendor RamSoft will provide its PowerServer RIS/PACS Cloud offering to Upright MRI of New Mexico.
Patients may react negatively to CDS systems
January 28, 2013 -- Increased use of clinical decision-support (CDS) software leads to greater patient dissatisfaction, according to an article published in the January issue of Medical Decision Making.
GE launches Centricity Practice Solution 11
January 25, 2013 -- GE Healthcare has released Centricity Practice Solution 11, an upgraded version of its integrated electronic medical record and practice management system.
IHE adds features to Connectathon
January 25, 2013 -- Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise (IHE) is touting new features and activities scheduled to take place at its North American Connectathon and Conference, set for January 28 through February 2 in Chicago.
To certify or not to certify, that is the question
January 24, 2013 -- The recent buzz around the new Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise certification caused me to step back and think about the value of certification, and how it might affect -- and potentially better -- the implementation of healthcare imaging and information technology.
Merge receives Fla. contract
January 24, 2013 -- Healthcare IT and advanced visualization developer Merge Healthcare said it has received an order from Tampa General Hospital in Florida for its CTMS for Investigators product for the enterprise-wide management of clinical trials.
eHealth nabs $6M in financing
January 23, 2013 -- Electronic health record firm eHealth Technologies announced it has received an investment of more than $6 million from the Merck Global Health Innovation Fund.
Mary's Musings: Imaging management and the new paradigm
January 22, 2013 -- I had the nightmare of diagnosing my mother's terminal cancer myself, and she was dead within the week. This was after months of state-of-the-art care rendered by doctors at an esteemed academic medical center. How could this have happened in this millennium?