Healthcare IT News
By Healthcare IT News 11:03 am May 11, 2011
Dallas Medical Center has selected Healthcare Management Systems Inc. (HMS) to provide the 150-bed community hospital in Dallas, Texas, with a full suite of integrated electronic health record (EHR) applications. HMS will remotely host and manage the applications for Dallas Medical Center via its wholly owned subsidiary HMS Direct, one of the...
By Healthcare IT News 11:46 am May 03, 2011
The North Shore-LIJ Health System and Montefiore Medical Center, the university hospital for Albert Einstein College of Medicine and integrated health system, today announced they have formed a groundbreaking strategic alliance to build on their success in providing the most innovative, high-quality and cost-effective healthcare services to...
By Healthcare IT News 11:24 am May 02, 2011
The 250-physician Banner Arizona Medical Group (BAMG) has selected Phytel, the industry leader in automated, physician-led health improvement, to help the group develop its population health management program and improve patient outcomes. BAMG, which is part of Banner Health, a not-for-profit healthcare system with 23 hospitals in seven states,...
By Healthcare IT News 02:25 pm April 21, 2011
Radiology & Imaging in Springfield, Mass., the largest radiology practice in Western Massachusetts, and Seacoast Radiology in Rochester, N.H., have joined other radiology practices in the Northeast using McKesson's Revenue Management Solutions (RMS) to optimize financial performance. With the industry’s most robust radiology billing and...
Qualcomm and Mobinil Announce Pilot Program Using 3G Mobile Broadband to Remotely Diagnose Patients in Egypt
By Healthcare IT News 02:16 pm April 21, 2011
Qualcomm Incorporated, through its Wireless ReachTM initiative, The Egyptian Company for Mobile Services (Mobinil), Egypt’s leading mobile operator, Click Diagnostics, along with the Egyptian Ministry of Health (MOH), supported by the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT), today announced that they have launched a pilot...
By Healthcare IT News 02:11 pm April 21, 2011
Hartford Hospital, an 867-bed regional teaching hospital and referral center in Connecticut, has increased its early discharge rate, a metric hospitals use to manage bed utilization, nearly three-fold by offering its clinicians access to a business intelligence (BI) dashboard from Carefx, a leading provider of interoperable workflow solutions.
By Healthcare IT News 08:54 am September 30, 2010
MMRGlobal, Inc. announced today it has filed a patent application for an open integration tool by which patient data from any practice management system can be seamlessly uploaded into the Company's MMRPro system or other electronic records systems.
VHA's Patient Flow Collaborative Helps Members Improve Throughput, Reduce Costs and Improve Patient Satisfaction
By Healthcare IT News 09:16 am September 23, 2010
VHA Inc., the national health care network, has created a new offering to support members' efforts to improve patient flow within their organizations.
Patient Prompt Introduces New "Best Practice Protocols" at 2010 MGMA Annual Conference in New Orleans
By Healthcare IT News 02:48 pm September 21, 2010
Patient Prompt, a leader in patient communication technology since 2004, has just completed an in-depth analysis of over a six year period to determine the effectiveness of traditional appointment reminder systems and how advancements in patient communication technology can play an important role in improving patients' lives and reducing costs for...
By Healthcare IT News 04:09 pm September 20, 2010
iMDsoft, a global leader in hospital-wide clinical information systems, and Medical Web Technologies, a leading provider of web-based medical information solutions today announced a partnership to jointly offer their technologies. iMDsoft will now offer MWT’s One Medical Passport online pre-op workflow solution as part of its fully integrated end-...