IBM Watson
By Bernie Monegain 10:07 am August 06, 2015
Big Blue scoops up the medical imaging technology provider and plans to integrate the acquired products with its Watson supercomputing and analytics capabilities.
Money growth
By Bernie Monegain 10:58 am August 04, 2015
The global market for telemedicine is expected to be worth more than $34 billion by the end of 2020, according to a new market research report, 'Global Telemedicine Market - Growth, Trends & Forecasts (2015-2020)', published by Mordor Intelligence.
National Institutes of Health
By Bernie Monegain 09:51 am August 03, 2015
The National Institutes of Health clinics has achieved Stage 7, the highest level on the HIMSS Analytics Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model, which puts the organization in an elite category of EHR users.
By Bernie Monegain 08:22 am June 16, 2015
Royal Philips and Westchester Medical Center Health Network -- WMCHealth -- have entered into a multi-year, $500 million partnership aimed at improving healthcare for millions of patients across New York's Hudson Valley.
Health IT analytics
By Erin McCann 10:30 am June 02, 2015
This first part may sting a bit: To those healthcare organizations in the beginning stages of rolling out a data analytics program, chances are you're going to do it completely and utterly wrong.
Doctors and imaging
By Mike Miliard 10:22 am June 02, 2015
A new study from RAND Corporation shows that decision support technology can lead to a reduction in inappropriate advanced imaging studies. But practical challenges remain when it comes to putting the tools to work in clinical settings.
By Mike Miliard 11:13 am April 30, 2015
As HHS pursues aggressive new timelines for the shift to value-based care, providers have just a couple years to start putting their data to work in service of more efficient care for healthier patient populations.
By Eric Wicklund 10:41 am April 27, 2015
As part of a new clinical trial, physicians in New York City are seeing whether they can perform complex ultrasounds on patients in Chicago via a new telemedicine platform.
football players
By Frank Irving 07:15 pm April 14, 2015
With all 32 teams live with an interoperable EHR and related systems, the National Football League is gaining ground in several areas related to player health and safety.
data lock on keyboard
By Mike Miliard 03:39 pm April 13, 2015
The newly-launched OnBase VNA technology from Hyland stores both DICOM and non-DICOM clinical content -- X-rays, MRIs , CT scans, digital photos, documents and reports -- and then makes it available, in context, from the electronic medical record.

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