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January 22, 2007
NASHVILLE, TN - A new company born from healthcare IT research being done at Vanderbilt University wants to put the emphasis on access. The Informatics Corporation of America (ICA)...
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January 10, 2007
ROCHESTER, NY - Eastman Kodak Company has announced the sale of its Healthcare Group to Toronto-based Onex Healthcare Holdings, Inc. in a deal valued at up to $2.55 billion....
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January 08, 2007
The Siemens Corporation has completed its acquisition of Bayer Healthcare's diagnostic division and merged it with Siemens Medical Solutions and the Diagnostics Product Corporation, ac...
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December 04, 2006
Emageon, Inc. of Birmingham, Ala., a provider of enterprise medical information technology systems for hospitals and other healthcare networks, has forged an alliance and re-seller agreement wi...
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October 26, 2006
As critical as IT system policing is in this day and age, cyber security at hospitals is a long way from where it should be for safeguarding data and infrastructure, systems vendors say....
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August 30, 2006
Catholic network outfits third hospital with EDISKenmore Mercy Hospital, based in Kenmore, N.Y., has installed an emergency department information system from MEDHOST. Kenmore Mercy is part o...
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May 24, 2006
HHS this week awarded contracts to 22 states and territories to examine state privacy laws and security practices as they relate to health information exchange. Thus far, A...
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March 07, 2006
The dawn of a new era is rising for the payer sector - it's called consumer-directed health plans. And based on what observers see as an awakening level of interest in the concept, commerc...
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January 11, 2006
Among the many lessons that came out of the tumultuous 2005 storm season is the vulnerability of data in a catastrophe. Healthcare providers who don't take the necessary precautions to pr...
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November 08, 2005
InTouch's robots garner $12.1M in financingInTouch Health Inc., a vendor of wireless robotic devices designed for healthcare organizations, has raised $12.1 million. The company received th...
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October 09, 2005
Disasters such as Hurricane Katrina highlight the need to move away from a paper-based system of storing medical records, Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-N.Y.) said soon after the hurricane moved out o...
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September 12, 2005
Disasters such as Hurricane Katrina highlight the need to move away from a paper-based system of storing medical records, Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-N.Y.) said Monday.Clinto...
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September 01, 2005
As Northwest Hospital & Medical Center braces itself for the major push involved in adapting to its newly installed clinical automation system, Chief Technology Officer Ken Burton is relieved to have...
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August 08, 2005
Senators to combine healthcare IT legislationSens. Bill Frist (R-Tenn.), Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-N.Y.), Michael Enzi (R-Wyo.) and Edward Kennedy (D-Mass.) will combine two competing healt...
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July 25, 2005
As Northwest Hospital & Medical Center braces itself for the major push involved in rolling out its new clinical automation system this month, Chief Technology Officer Ken Burton is relieved to have o...
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July 14, 2005
Four high-profile Senate leaders will combine two competing healthcare information technology bills in a move to bolster the chances of passing healthcare IT legislation. Senators plan to resolve diff...
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June 15, 2005
Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-Tenn.) and Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-N.Y.) today introduced bipartisan legislation designed to create a healthcare information technology system where data can be...
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June 13, 2005
Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-Tenn.) and Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-N.Y.) plan to introduce bipartisan healthcare information technology legislation. The bill aims to harmonize disparate he...
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June 02, 2005
The HIPAA security rule deadline has come and gone and yet by all accounts, unsecured outbound e-mails from hospitals are not only stubbornly prevalent, they are universal.It is o...
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June 02, 2005
Efforts are continuing to roll out a large telehealth initiative through the Veterans Health Administration.The VA is in the process of putting telemedicine devices in the homes...
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