Bernie Monegain | March 26, 2007 | 00:00 AM
PITTSBURGH - Even hospitals that have automated claims submissions usually have to submit them more than once, according to a nationwide survey of hospital and health plan executives.... More
Bernie Monegain | March 23, 2007 | 00:00 AM
WASHINGTON - Health and Human Services Secretary Michael Leavitt today outlined a course for achieving gene-based medical care combined with health information technology. The initiative could t... More
Bernie Monegain | March 20, 2007 | 00:00 AM
RICHARDSON, TX - InnerWireless and Framingham, Mass.-based PanGo Networks today announced their merger. The companies did not disclose the financ... More
Bernie Monegain | March 16, 2007 | 00:00 AM
CHICAGO - Electronic health record systems and other healthcare information technology are safe bets for investors as they look to the stock market, say analysts at William Blair & Comp... More
Bernie Monegain | March 14, 2007 | 00:00 AM
There’s a certain excitement that comes from having attended a conference and show put on by the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society. You know – sprints to and from... More
Bernie Monegain | March 14, 2007 | 00:00 AM
ENGLEWOOD, CO – Centura Health, one of Colorado’s largest group of hospitals and healthcare services, is among several healthcare organizations that have recently turned to technology to i... More
Bernie Monegain | March 13, 2007 | 00:00 AM
WASHINGTON – Congressional hearings earlier this month on the failures in patient care at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center revealed that information technology – sometimes the lack of i... More
Bernie Monegain | March 12, 2007 | 00:00 AM
BATON ROUGE, LA – Baton Rouge General Medical Center has launched a $15 million IT upgrade that includes the implementation of clinical systems and the automation of its pharmacy.... More
Bernie Monegain | March 4, 2007 | 01:00 AM
NEW YORK - When Generations+ CIO Maricar Barrameda heads home after a long shift these days, it is with a sense of a job well done. Gone for the most part is the feeling of her "sto... More
Bernie Monegain | February 26, 2007 | 01:00 AM
HOUSTON – The University of Texas-Harris County Psychiatric Center is reaping the benefits – and savings – of automating its medical records.... More
Bernie Monegain | February 20, 2007 | 01:00 AM
WASHINGTON - The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality has launched the Ambulatory Safety and Quality Grant Initiative, with a potential for granting as much as $25.8 million for healthcare... More
Bernie Monegain | February 20, 2007 | 01:00 AM
STAMFORD, CT - Fujifilm Medical Systems' acquisition of Problem Solving Concepts - the company's first buy since the launch of its picture archiving and communication system in... More