Massachusetts General Hospital selects eHealth Technologies' eHealth Connect Referral Pathways Solution to optimize their continuity of care lifecycle
03:04 pm November 04, 2014
eHealth Technologies, the leading provider of continuity of care solutions, announced today, that Massachusetts General Hospital has selected the innovative eHealth Connect Referral Pathways solution to streamline external medical record and image collection, engage referring physicians, and gain insight into the full continuity of care lifecycle...
Healthcare consumer survey: Pricing transparency and payment options drive patient satisfaction and loyalty
06:02 pm October 29, 2014
As consumers increasingly shop for medical care and health insurance the way they do other services, they overwhelmingly want to know healthcare pricing information and payment options as early as possible, according to a new survey sponsored by national patient financing leader CarePayment.
Tennessee Department of Health selects vxVistA from DSS under Electronic Public Health Information Initiative
08:02 pm October 28, 2014
Document Storage Systems, Inc. (DSS), the leading provider of VistA-based software development and support, today announced that the Tennessee Department of Health (TDH) has selected its electronic health record, vxVistA, as part of the state’s Electronic Public Health Information (EPI) initiative to adopt a statewide EHR, replace selected...
08:04 pm October 27, 2014
U.S. HealthWorks, a leading operator of occupational healthcare and urgent care centers in the nation, announced today that it has appointed David Kobrinetz as National Director of Telemedicine.
ADP AdvancedMD launches new patient portal, mobile e-prescribing and business intelligence dashboard
07:14 pm October 27, 2014
ADP AdvancedMD a leader in all-in-one, cloud electronic health records, practice management, medical scheduling, medical billing services as well as a pioneer of big data reporting and business intelligence for smaller medical practices, today announced the release of new products aimed at increasing the efficiency and viability of private...
Practice Fusion launches brand new electronic health records platform, optimized for Apple iPad, iPad mini and Android tablets
12:56 pm October 27, 2014
Practice Fusion, the nation's largest cloud-based electronic health records (EHR) platform, today launched a new EHR for Practice Fusion's community of more than 112,000 medical professionals. Practice Fusion received more than 20,000 requests from users for a mobile-optimized EHR experience for the Apple iPad, iPad Mini and Android tablets. The...
02:48 pm October 24, 2014
In the battle all hospitals fight to eliminate infections, University of Missouri Health Care is using a new technology — robots that emit ultraviolet light to kill germs. The Ebola virus is among those pathogens the robots can kill.
02:08 pm October 24, 2014
McKesson Pharmacy Systems and Automation launched its new SecureHIPAA solution this week at the National Community Pharmacists Association’s 116th Annual Convention & Trade Exposition in Austin, TX. The new solution helps pharmacies reduce their risk of experiencing a data security breach and helps them learn how to be HIPAA compliant....
02:33 pm October 23, 2014
Medsphere Systems Corporation and Valley General Hospital (VGH) today announced that VGH is up and running on Medsphere’s OpenVista electronic health record. The Snohomish County community hospital, located northeast of Seattle, now looks forward to meaningful use 2014 certification later this year and federal reimbursement early next year. Both...
Health information technology and policy expert, Christopher Boone, joins health data consortium as executive director
01:56 pm October 23, 2014
Health Data Consortium announced today the appointment of Christopher Boone, Ph.D., as its new executive director effective Nov. 3. Boone is a recognized expert in health systems design, health informatics, health IT policy and the use of health data to improve health outcomes. Throughout his career, he has applied his deep understanding of the...