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By Bill Siwicki 06:07 pm February 12, 2016
Konica Minolta is stepping in a new direction. When the imaging vendor acquired Viztek in October 2015, it sought to provide enhanced value through its healthcare IT solutions centered on digital radiography, integrated X-ray devices, point-of-care ultrasound, integrated PACS, radiology information systems and electronic health records.
Health Partners New England will deploy Medsphere's OpenVista electronic health record system in its new 108-bed behavioral health treatment center in Devens, Massachusetts.
By Mike Miliard 04:28 pm February 12, 2016
Open-source technology will offer flexibility and cost-efficiencies, officials say.
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC has been named a 2015 HIMSS Enterprise Davies Award recipient. (Google)
By Bernie Monegain 04:19 pm February 12, 2016
The hospital was also the first pediatric facility to achieve Stage 7 for its EHR use, the pinnacle on HIMSS Analytics Scale.
By Mike Miliard 04:03 pm February 12, 2016
Other new contributor members include lifeIMAGE, a medical image sharing network, and MediPortal, a developer of patient engagement tools.
Cerner also will be showcasing a capability it calls theater sync, the ability to synchronize EHR data from a disconnected environment to a connected environment, ay HIMSS16.
By Bill Siwicki 03:46 pm February 12, 2016
The software vendor intends to showcase two apps it is working on as part of the massive modernization contract.
Dignity Health partnered with health services vendor Optum to create a specialist firm, Optum360, in 2013.
By Greg Goth 03:21 pm February 12, 2016
Dignity exec to talk at HIMSS16 about how its helped create the specialist suite Optum360.
The HIMSS16 mobile app is the perfect solution for navigating the event.
By Gus Venditto 02:40 pm February 12, 2016
With more than 300 educational sessions and over 1,300 exhibiting companies, the annual HIMSS conference presents an extreme challenge even for the most physically fit attendees. It pays to know your way around the Sands Expo Center before you get off the shuttle bus in the morning.
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By Cox Business 08:00 am February 12, 2016
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According to a 2015 report by ratings organization KLAS, Intersystems has 45 customers in the Asia/Oceania region, which includes Australia and New Zealand.
By Bernie Monegain 06:37 pm February 11, 2016
TrakCare to provide clinical functionality, decision support, patient portal.
By Mike Miliard 04:40 pm February 11, 2016
A recent study funded by Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality suggests that patients with fully electronic health records experienced fewer adverse events such as hospital-acquired infections.

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