Bernie Monegain | April 3, 2008 | 00:00 AM
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has tapped the Harris Corporation to build a piece of the Nationwide Health Information Network. The communications and techno... More
Bernie Monegain | April 3, 2008 | 00:00 AM
CHICAGO - Scott Wallace, president and CEO of the The National Alliance for Health Information Technology since 2003 has stepped down. Wallace has led the Alliance since its founding. Allia... More
Bernie Monegain | April 3, 2008 | 00:00 AM
The pending merger of Allscripts and Misys, announced last month, may signal the start of the long talked about consolidation in the still fragmented electronic health record systems market. I... More
Bernie Monegain | April 3, 2008 | 00:00 AM
ROCKVILLE, MD - Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston and the Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, Conn., have been awarded $5 million from the government for clinical decisio... More
Bernie Monegain | April 3, 2008 | 00:00 AM
STAMFORD, CT - It's not just about information technology or the cost of delivering care, but those two factors play a role in a complex formula that technology company Thomson Healthcare... More
Bernie Monegain | April 3, 2008 | 00:00 AM
NEW ORLEANS - The Ochsner Health System is rolling out technology to automate surgical processes. Ochsner, which includes seven hospitals and 33 health centers throughout southeast... More
SHREVEPORT, LA | Bernie Monegain | April 2, 2008 | 00:00 AM
The Louisiana Rural Health Information Exchange, which includes 24 hospitals in northern Louisiana, is going live today on an integrated open systems platform that will enable teleconsultation among t... More
SAN FRANCISCO | Bernie Monegain | April 1, 2008 | 00:00 AM
The McKesson Corporation has acquired tracking software company Rosebud Solutions, whose technology tracks and manages instruments, endoscopes and tissue implants for surgical services.... More
ALBANY, NY | Bernie Monegain | March 31, 2008 | 00:00 AM
Nineteen community-based healthcare IT projects in New York have been award $105 million in grants, ranging from $1 million to $10 million. New York Gov. David A. Paterson, who... More
SAN FRANCISCO | Bernie Monegain | March 28, 2008 | 00:00 AM
A demonstration project at the University of California San Francisco has reported a 56.8 percent reduction in medication administration errors. As a result, participating hospitals have increased the... More
SALT LAKE CITY | Bernie Monegain | March 26, 2008 | 00:00 AM
RemedyMD and the GulfStream Bioinformatics Corporation are teaming up to develop applications to boost translational research in the medical field. The partners will offer research software for 75 new... More
CHICAGO | Bernie Monegain | March 26, 2008 | 00:00 AM
Scott Wallace, president and CEO of the National Alliance for Health Information Technology since 2003, has stepped down. Wallace had led the alliance since its founding.... More