Novarad signs Texas client
August 14, 2014 -- RIS/PACS firm Novarad has received an order from Texas Health Imaging in Cleburne, TX.
Viztek unveils EHR at AHRA
August 11, 2014 -- Viztek is highlighting its new Exa electronic health record (EHR) software at this week's AHRA annual meeting in Washington, DC.
HHS: More physicians, hospitals using EHRs
August 7, 2014 -- Two new studies published online in the journal Health Affairs show significant increases in the use of electronic health records (EHRs) among U.S. physicians and hospitals, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
Siemens to sell Health Services to Cerner
August 6, 2014 -- Siemens Healthcare has agreed to sell its Health Services business to healthcare information systems firm Cerner for $1.3 billion in cash, transforming the face of healthcare IT by combining the two companies' workforces to become the largest provider in the field.
M*Modal inks distribution deal
August 6, 2014 -- Speech recognition technology developer M*Modal said it has signed a partnership with AthenaHealth's More Disruption Please program.
Zotec signs Mich. contract
August 5, 2014 -- Medical billing firm Zotec Partners has signed an exclusive billing partnership with Omnirad in Mount Clemens, MI.
Health Forum releases updated DataViewer
August 4, 2014 -- Health Forum, a strategic business enterprise of the American Hospital Association (AHA), has released an updated version of its AHA DataViewer that includes a new financial module.
McKesson to partner with Hayes
August 4, 2014 -- Healthcare information systems firm McKesson has inked a partnership with research and consulting firm Hayes.
M*Model emerges from bankruptcy
August 1, 2014 -- M*Modal said it has emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy in a stronger financial and market position after cutting its debt load by 55%.
IDS awarded Conn. contract
July 30, 2014 -- Integrated Document Solutions (IDS) has taken an order from Midstate Radiology Assoc. for its Voice2Dox speech recognition and AbbaDox clinical reporting products.
Paxeramed lands NY contract
July 30, 2014 -- RIS/PACS software developer Paxeramed has landed a 40-site installation of its software at an urgent-care network in New York.
Decision support helps radiologists suggest follow-up imaging
July 28, 2014 -- Radiologists often discover incidental findings during image interpretation, but it's not always easy to ascertain which follow-up studies, if any, should be suggested. Decision-support software can be a huge help, according to Dr. Sanjay Saini of Massachusetts General Hospital.
AAPM: Radiomics helps fine-tune radiation therapy dose
July 24, 2014 -- By extracting statistical information and other measurements from PET images using a data analysis technique called radiomics, researchers have developed a way to determine radiation therapy dose more accurately, according to a study presented this week at the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) meeting.
AAPM: Data mining may improve cancer treatment
July 23, 2014 -- Data-mining software that collects patient information on head and neck cancer can be used to guide individualized cancer treatment, according to a study presented at this week's American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) meeting in Austin, TX.
Mobile health market approaches $7B
July 23, 2014 -- The global market for mobile health technology is expected to generate $6.7 billion in revenues in 2014, according to a new report by market research firm Visiongain.
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