Electronic Medical Records (EMR)

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New Modules Integrate Multimedia to an Enterprise Archive
News | September 16, 2010

September 16, 2010 — A new group of powerful modules and applications makes it possible for documents,...

Initial EHR Certification Bodies Named
News | August 31, 2010

September 1, 2010 - The Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT) in Chicago and...

Information extracted from The Moran Company's Analysis of Imaging Trends from 2000 to 2008. Data Source: Medicare Part B Phyician's Supplier Master File 2000-2008.

Information extracted from The Moran Company's Analysis of Imaging Trends from 2000 to 2008. Data Source: Medicare Part B Phyician's Supplier Master File 2000-2008.

Feature | August 27, 2010 | Hugh Zettel

Despite the continued attacks by policymakers regarding imaging and its impact on healthcare costs, the...

Feature | August 26, 2010 | Antonia Wells, executive vice-president of R&D, Merge Healthcare

Information-based decision-making is critical to physicians in delivering quality care and ensuring efficiency in...

News | August 16, 2010

August 16, 2010 – Pacsgear, a provider of imaging connectivity for electronic health records, announced on...

News | August 16, 2010

August 16, 2010 – The Fundação Instituto de Pesquisa e Estudo de Diagnóstico por Imagem (FIDI) in São Paulo...

Concerns Remain Over Final Meaningful Use Rule
News | July 22, 2010

July 22, 2010 – Changes included in the final rules governing the meaningful use objectives for Medicare...

News | July 21, 2010

July 21, 2010 – The Advancing Patient Safety Coalition sent a letter to the U.S. Food and Drug...

New HP Program Helps with EHR Migration
News | July 14, 2010

July 14, 2010 – HP this week introduced a new program to support and accelerate the adoption of electronic...

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News | July 12, 2010

July 12, 2010 – Health Level Seven Intl. (HL7), a non-profit standards development organization, has...

eMix Adds Ability to Preview Exam Contents
News | July 08, 2010

July 8, 2010 – Users of eMix’s cloud-based sharing technology now have the ability to preview exams from any Web...

CHIME Reviews Temporary EHR Certification
News | July 06, 2010

July 6, 2010 – The government’s certification program for health information technology (HIT) will continue...

Two Top EHR Companies Merge
News | June 09, 2010

June 9, 2010 – Allscripts and Eclipsys, leading providers of electronic health records (EHR) in the ambulatory and...

Technology | May 28, 2010

May 28, 2010 - With zero-download technology referring physicians with Web access no longer are required to...

News | April 23, 2010

April 23, 2010 - Vendor-neutral picture archive and communication systems (PACS) are facilitating interoperability...

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Technology | April 22, 2010

April 22, 2010 - With the proliferation of telemedicine and tereradiology services, the two fields are...

Best Practices in Radiology Workflow

The EmpowerCTA Contrast Injector, with the integrated IRiSCT Data Management System provides integrated pre-programmed MDCT protocols for ISOVUE-370. Photo courtesy of Bracco Imaging.

Feature | March 31, 2010 | Cristen C. Bolan

 

 

 

The biggest challenge in applying best practices in radiology workflow is seeing...

Cloud Computing Supports Orthopedic Image Exchange

SeeMyRadiology.com is Accelarads new online medical image cloud computing service.

News | March 25, 2010

March 25, 2010 - Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC), a leader in the Southeast’s medical education...

Feds Pump $162 Million Into States to Fund EMRs

David Blumenthal, M.D., is national coordinator for health information technology.

News | March 16, 2010

March 16, 2010 - As part of the second installment of funds under the State Health Information Exchange Cooperative...

Orthopedics Gets a Leg Up on Image-Enabled EHR
News | March 10, 2010

March 10, 2010 - As orthopedic practices increasingly adopt fully-integrated digital solutions, they are seeking...