Electronic Medical Records (EMR)

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GRIP Agfa Healthcare Remote Viewing System Electronic Medical Records
Technology | February 04, 2013

February 4, 2013 — Agfa HealthCare has introduced its global remote incident prevention (GRIP) services to provide...

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Feature | January 16, 2013

The American Medical Association (AMA) submitted formal comments to the Office of the National Coordinator for...

Agfa Healthcare Impax Data Center 3.0
Technology | December 26, 2012

December 26, 2012 — Agfa HealthCare has launched the IMPAX Data Center (IDC) 3.0. This new version of Agfa...

Riverain Software that Increases Visibility, Decreases Time to Confirm Placement of Lifesaving Medical Devices Receives CE Mark
Technology | December 20, 2012

December 20, 2012 — New software by Riverain Technologies that improves the visual clarity of conventional chest...

Agfa ICIS EMC Select Program Electronic Medical Records
Technology | December 20, 2012

December 20, 2012 — Agfa HealthCare announced participation in the EMC Select program, enabling customers to...

Sectra OneScreen RSNA 2012 Osteoporosis Women's Healthcare
Technology | December 20, 2012

December 20, 2012 — In Sweden, 70,000 fractures are caused by osteoporosis every year. It is one of the most...

2012 Annual Best in KLAS Software Awards Released
Feature | December 14, 2012

December 14, 2012 — KLAS has released the 2012 Best in KLAS Awards: Software and Services report ranking the best...

News | December 12, 2012

December 12, 2012 — Alere Wellogic, the health information arm of Alere Inc., announced that its...

Technology | November 20, 2012

November 25 — Carestream showed the latest enhancements to its Vue RIS including the storage and tracking of...

HIMMS Electronic Medical Records Information Technology
Feature | November 01, 2012

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

Stage 2 MU Has Inclusions for Imaging

One of the biggest requirements in Stage 2 MU is for images and radiology reports to be made accessible through a certified electronic health record (CEHRT).

Feature | October 25, 2012 | Dave Fornell

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

Transformation of Health System Needed to Improve Care and Reduce Costs
Feature | September 25, 2012

Sept. 25, 2012 — America's healthcare system has become too complex and costly to continue business as usual, says a...

Merge Explores Options for its Future, Including Sale of the Company
News | September 19, 2012

September 19, 2012 — Merge Healthcare Inc. announced that its board of directors has retained Allen & Company...

DR Systems Launches Radiology EHR for Meaningful Use Compliance
Technology | September 14, 2012

September 14, 2012 — DR Systems announced that its cloud-based ambulatory...

Feature | September 05, 2012 | Jonathon L. Dreyer

By focusing on the effective use of electronic health records (EHRs) with certain capabilities, the legislation...

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...

Feature | August 17, 2012

Ascendian, which exhibited at AHRA 2012, is a national systems integrator that helps large healthcare organizations...

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News | July 20, 2012

July 20, 2012 — Most healthcare providers are in the early stages of forming an enterprise imaging strategy, which...