Electronic Medical Records (EMR)

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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...

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...

The road to accountable care can seem like an uphill climb, but it can be reached by following clearcut steps.

The road to accountable care can seem like an uphill climb, but it can be reached by following clearcut steps.

Feature | April 03, 2012 | Jef Williams

It’s difficult, they say, to accurately gauge the impact of change without the benefit of time and historical...

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Feature | February 24, 2012

February 24, 2012 — The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) yesterday released its proposed rule...

Stage 2 Meaningful Use to Include Imaging
News | February 23, 2012

February 22, 2012 — Attendees at the HIMSS 2012 meeting in Las Vegas were given a preview of what will be in the...

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News | February 22, 2012

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announced the number of hospitals...

Solutions for Interoperability, Radiology and Cardiology
Technology | February 17, 2012

Merge will showcase a full slate of its IT products at HIMSS 2012, including several for interoperability:

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DR Systems Receives Ambulatory Meaningful Use Certification
News | February 16, 2012

February 16, 2012 — DR Systems, the 2011 KLAS No. 1 overall ranked picture archive and communications system (PACS)...

ECRI Names Top 10 Technology Issues for Hospital Executives to Watch
News | January 04, 2012

January 4, 2012 – ECRI, an independent nonprofit that researches the best approaches to improving patient care,...

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News | November 30, 2011

November 30, 2011 — DR Systems is exhibiting its MU (meaningful use) Imaging EHR, a complete, cloud-based, imaging-...

Technology | November 18, 2011

November 18, 2011 — PACSgear announced it will introduce its PACSgear Enterprise Imaging Platform at RSNA 2011. The...

Technology | November 18, 2011

November 18, 2011 — Mach 7 Technologies (M7T) will release  Keystone Suite v11.2 with enhanced workflow capabilities...

News | November 09, 2011

November 9, 2011 – A group of states and vendors focused on eliminating the barriers to...

Technology | November 02, 2011

Cerner and Vital Images bring care providers advanced visualization across the health care continuum.  The system...

News | October 28, 2011

October 28, 2011 — The benefits of using a cloud-based service to share medical imaging studies and reports will be...

News | October 18, 2011

 

October 18, 2011 – DR Systems will exhibit its meaningful use (MU) Imaging Electronic Health Record (EHR) a...

Feature | September 09, 2011 | Jeff Zagoudis

Federal incentive programs have been underway for just over a year to encourage adoption of electronic health...