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VisualDx Unveiling New Clinical Decision Support System at HIMSS16
VisualDx will debut a new version of its clinical decision support system at HIMSS16. The company is growing its image and graphics-oriented software from supporting skin, eye and oral care decision making to include more chief medical complaints."Our product currently is used for things like a rash diagnosis that cannot typically be diagnosed by a family doctor or emergency room doctor," said VisualDx CEO Art Papier, MD. "But in March, clinicians will be able to start with things like internal and ...
Posted on: February 07, 2016
Mobile Physician Services Receives NCQA Recognition
New Port Richey, FL - Mobile Physician Services has been awarded recognition as a Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), the company has announced. Mobile Physician Services is a multispecialty house call practice which provides medical care to homebound patients in 19 counties throughout Florida.The NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home recognizes a model of primary care that combines teamwork and information technology to improve care, improve patients' ...
Posted on: February 06, 2016
New Jersey Tackles Healthcare Cybersecurity Threats
In an effort to bolster the cybersecurity of health information, the New Jersey Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Cell (NJCCIC) is working to enhance threat information sharing among healthcare providers. Partnering with the National Healthcare Information Sharing and Analysis Center, NJCCIC plans to automate the exchange of cyber threat indicators and information on adversary tools and tactics, so that the state and its healthcare providers can remain aware of new attack vectors. The agreement ...
Posted on: February 04, 2016
AHDI Waives Membership Dues for Healthcare Documentation Students
The Association for Healthcare Documentation Integrity (AHDI) has announced that beginning today, membership dues for all healthcare documentation students are being waived as part of its Building Futures program. Complimentary student membership is available to an unlimited number of healthcare documentation students, with benefits to prepare them for a successful career. This includes a subscription to Plexus e-magazine, discounts on credentialing exams, and help desk support.AHDI's leaders identified ...
Posted on: February 01, 2016
Iatric Systems No. 1 in KLAS Report Again
Boxford, MA - Iatric Systems, Inc. has announced that its Security Audit Manager product was named KLAS Category Leader in the Patient Privacy Monitoring segment of the 2015/2016 Best in KLAS Awards: Software & Services report. Security Audit Manager, which was named Category Leader in the 2014 report as well, once again received high marks in every category. Security Audit Manager automates patient privacy monitoring through integrating and correlating data from all access to Protected Health ...
Posted on: January 31, 2016
Dimensional Insight Recognized as 5-Time "Best in KLAS" Winner for BI
Burlington, MA - Dimensional Insight, a developer of business intelligence (BI) solutions for complex and highly regulated industries, has announced that it is the 2015/2016 Best in KLAS winner in the business intelligence/analytics category. This is the 5th year that Dimensional Insight has ranked #1 in business intelligence and analytics in KLAS Research's annual "Best in KLAS: Software and Services" report. "We are continuing to see an increasing reliance on data analytics within the healthcare ...
Posted on: January 30, 2016
eClinicalWorks' EHR Earns Frost & Sullivan Market Share Award
Based on its recent analysis of the cloud ambulatory electronic health record (EHR) solutions market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes eClinicalWorks with the 2015 U.S. Frost & Sullivan Award for Market Leadership for capturing the highest market share (10%) among all cloud-based EHR vendors. "eClinicalWorks' v10 EHR platform is a highly agile and customizable EHR suite that drives compliance, streamlines clinical workflow and aids integrated practice management," said Frost & Sullivan ...
Posted on: January 29, 2016
Indiana, Ohio Firms Begin Cross-State Health Information Exchange
Indianapolis-based Indiana Health Information Exchange and Cincinnati-based Health Bridge, two of the largest and longest-standing health information exchanges in the United States, are now sharing data across state lines. Indiana HIE has sent clinical data to Health Bridge for more than six years, giving information for patients of that HIE's parent, The Health Collaborative, when they seek care at locations in the Hoosier State. But The Health Collaborative is now returning the favor, furnishing patient ...
Posted on: January 28, 2016
Sentry Acquires Agilum
Deerfield Beach, FL -Sentry Data Systems, Inc. has announced its acquisition of Nashville-based Agilum Healthcare Intelligence. Sentry, the 2014 KLAS Category Leader for 340B Management Solutions, is a provider of SaaS-based technology and data analytics solutions that help healthcare organizations manage costs, compliance and outcomes. Agilum Healthcare Intelligence provides enterprise business intelligence solutions that help health systems improve operating performance through increased transparency ...
Posted on: January 24, 2016
Florida's Fish Memorial Announces New Information Services Manager
Orange City, FL - Florida Hospital Fish Memorial has promoted Donna Olsen to information services manager. In this role, she will oversee the hospital's technical staff and is responsible for the successful implementation of all information services initiatives. "I believe that my education and past experience within the healthcare IT industry has been instrumental in developing leadership and communication abilities," Olsen said. "I am excited to use this knowledge to collaborate and bring forward ...
Posted on: January 23, 2016
Tuba City Regional Health Selects Allscripts
Chicago - Tuba City Regional Health Care Corporation (TCRHCC) of Arizona has selected the Allscripts Sunrise and Allscripts Care Director solutions to provide an integrated electronic health record (EHR) and an integrated revenue cycle system for its 73-bed hospital and ambulatory clinics. TCRHCC delivers health services to a 6,000 square mile area and acts as a referral center for the western part of the Navajo and Hopi Reservations. The Sunrise solution will replace the organization's disparate data ...
Posted on: January 21, 2016
Dimensional Insight Receives Top Score in KLAS Report
Burlington, MA - Dimensional Insight, a developer of business intelligence (BI) solutions for complex and highly regulated industries, has announced that it received the highest performance score in KLAS Research's report, "Enterprise Healthcare BI: The Search for Outcomes," published in January 2016. This marks the 5th time in 6 years that Dimensional Insight has received the top vendor score in KLAS' annual BI report. The KLAS Research report differentiates 11 business intelligence vendors based on ...
Posted on: January 17, 2016
St. George Hospital Selects Spok
Perth, Australia - Spok has announced that St. George Hospital in Sydney, Australia, has selected Spok solutions for Radiology result notification and web directory to improve clinician communications and patient care. By sending all Radiology test results directly to the requesting clinicians' smartphones, the solutions help St. George improve turnaround time for communicating the findings - thus accelerating patient treatment plans and care. St. George Hospital wanted a system to allow Radiology to ...
Posted on: January 16, 2016
Health Catalyst Recognized in KLAS Report
Salt Lake City, UT - Health Catalyst has been recognized in a report titled "Enterprise Healthcare BI: The Search for Outcomes," published this month by the research firm, KLAS. The report differentiates 11 enterprise BI vendors based on client reviews, insights and outcomes, and marks the third time in as many years that Health Catalyst has been recognized as a top performer in the healthcare BI market by KLAS. "Health Catalyst is seen as the most consistent and effective BI vendor in achieving ...
Posted on: January 14, 2016
Scotland First With Nationwide Electronic Health Record Privacy
Clearwater, FL - FairWarning, Inc., a leading provider of solutions which expand trust in mission critical applications such as Salesforce, Electronic Health Records and cloud-based applications, has announced that Scotland is the first country to have an operational nation-wide privacy breach detection system to ensure that all of its patients' protected health information (PHI) remains private. All of NHS Scotland Territorial Health Boards are now using FairWarning Patient Privacy Monitoring software to ...
Posted on: January 10, 2016