Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise (IHE)

By Jamie Thompson 12:57 pm May 16, 2011
GE Healthcare IT has extended its contract serving the 17 hospitals of Sweden's Västra Götaland region through 2015. GE Healthcare IT made the announcement at World of Health IT Congress in Budapest, Hungary.
By Healthcare IT News 10:16 am May 12, 2011
Continua Health Alliance, an international non-profit, open industry organization of 240 healthcare and technology companies, has announced the public release its 2010 Design Guidelines, which Continua executives describe as the pathway for the creation of an end-to-end personal connected healthcare solution.
By Kelly Mehler 01:26 pm May 04, 2011
The first real-time test of protocols for managing the prescription-dispensation process took place during the 11th annual IHE European Connectathon held in Pisa, Italy in April. These settings are now the new international communication standards to the pharmacy field.
By Kelly Mehler 01:18 pm May 04, 2011
The testing of electronic medical records was a trending topic at the 11th annual IHE European Connectathon that took place April 11-15 in Pisa, Italy.
By Kelly Mehler 01:13 pm May 04, 2011
The open development methods produced by IHE-Europe creates new challenges in standardized formats, from endoscopic examinations to a patient's electronic health record. The lack of endoscopy integration systems in IT domains makes image processing tricky.
By Jamie Thompson 12:46 pm April 13, 2011
Fundación Médica San Cristobal of Santiago, Chile, will implement RamSoft's Gateway Mammo Viewer to improve efficiency in digital mammography reads and streamline their workflow.
By Kelly Mehler 01:38 pm March 29, 2011
The eleventh annual IHE European Connectathon taking place in Pisa, Italy from April 11th to 15th of this year has extended to a weeklong program of activities, attracting a great deal of engineers and executives responsible for advancing e-health in Europe.
By Mike Miliard 10:26 am March 23, 2011
The ONC announced earlier this week that more than 60 healthcare and health IT organizations - from EHR vendors to integrated delivery systems to state-based and private-sector HIEs - have expressed their support for the Direct Project's simple and secure messaging protocols.
By Bernie Monegain 04:58 pm February 19, 2011
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) announced Sunday AT HIMSS11 the launch of an industry project to consolidate and harmonize required health information exchange specifications that support meaningful use of electronic health record (EHR) systems.
By Mike Miliard 08:09 am November 12, 2010
Microsoft has announced a new suite of apps in the Windows Phone 7 marketplace. There are more than 50 applications listed in the health and fitness section of the marketplace.

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