Cardiac PACS

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for cardiovascular information systems, CVIS, also called cardiac PACS. These cardiac reporting systems connect to the EMR and the hemodynamic system.

Technology | November 19, 2012

Nov. 15, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Merge Healthcare Incorporated (Nasdaq:MRGE), a leading provider of clinical...

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Feature | November 01, 2012

November 1, 2012 — HIMSS opposes the Oct. 4 call from four House Republican leaders for the Department of Health and...

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Case Study | October 21, 2012 | Ascendian Healthcare Consulting

Centura Health is the largest healthcare network in Colorado. Dedicated...

A streamlined workflow allows radiologists like Steven Barnett to reduce overall report turnaround times.

Case Study | September 05, 2012

Located in north central West Virginia – an area hit particularly hard by the economic recession – Davis Health...

Appendix 2: Network engineers helped develop a working prototype for a Wi-Fi access point as a step to implementing wireless connectivity for modalities such as the C-arm shown in this sample diagram.

Appendix 2: Network engineers helped develop a working prototype for a Wi-Fi access point as a step to implementing wireless connectivity for modalities such as the C-arm shown in this sample diagram.

Feature | September 05, 2012 | Boris Kalitenko, MS MIS, CIIP, MCSE, and Tom Waters, RTR

Broward Health Medical Center (BHMC) is a 716-bed, Level I trauma center located in downtown Fort Lauderdale, Fla.,...

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Feature | August 27, 2012 | Dave Fornell

There are some key requirements specifically aimed at imaging and radiology included in the Stage 2 meaningful use (...

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Feature | August 24, 2012 | Dave Fornell

August 24, 2012 — The Stage 2 meaningful use requirements for electronic health records (EHRs) were released Aug. 23...

News | August 08, 2012

Aug. 8, 2012 — iHeart Centers acquired the Heart IT WebPAX system for facilitating the management of medical images...

News | July 27, 2012

July 27, 2012 — With a great deal of practical, clinical feedback from a broad demographic of facilities with...

Feature | July 24, 2012 | Brian Duncan, St. Mary?s Healthcare System

St. Mary’s Healthcare System is a 199-bed hospital in Athens, Ga., and has been a trusted presence in the community...

Feature | June 21, 2012 | Erica Drazen, Global Institute for Emerging Healthcare Practices

Although the requirements for Stage 2 payments for meaningful use are not yet final, there is information to...

More Than 100,000 Healthcare Providers Using EMRs
News | June 20, 2012

June 20, 2012 — More than 100,000 healthcare providers are using electronic health records (EHRs) that meet federal...

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Feature | June 12, 2012 | Richard Simon

As a leading provider of maternal-fetal, newborn and pediatric subspecialty physician services, Pediatrix Medical...

Storage of Medical Images to Become More Centralized
News | May 22, 2012

May 22, 2012 - As the picture archiving and communication systems (...

News | May 21, 2012

May 21, 2012 — The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) submitted comments to the...

News | May 09, 2012

May 9, 2012 – The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) submitted its comments on the...

News | May 07, 2012

May 7, 2012 - On May 4, the American College of Radiology (ACR) submitted comments to the Centers for Medicare and...

News | April 16, 2012

April 16, 2012 - Prime Healthcare Services (PHS), a hospital management company based in Ontario, Calif., currently...

News | April 11, 2012

Macroeconomic factors and sluggish purchasing activity among cardiology providers put the brakes on the cardiology...

News | April 11, 2012

April 11, 2012 - The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced a proposed rule that would delay, from...