Electronic Medical Records (EMR)

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Google Health Signs EHR Deal with UPMC
News | February 28, 2010

March 1, 2010 - Getting current and past medication history assembled and ready in case of emergencies is...

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Apollo 11 Astronaut Buzz Aldrin

News | February 28, 2010

March 1, 2010 - Apollo 11 Astronaut Buzz Aldrin landed for a meet-and-greet, one-hour photo opportunity...

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News | February 28, 2010

March 1, 2010 - “Meaningful use” is poised to be the major driver of healthcare information technology (IT...

News | February 28, 2010

February 28, 2010 - SIIM, which has served as a co-sponsor organization for the HIMSS annual meeting, will hold an...

East Orange General Hospital Selects New EMR Solution

GE Healthcare's Centricity Enterprise

News | February 17, 2010

Feb 16, 2010 — East Orange General Hospital, in East Orange, N.J., purchased a new hospital-based...

EHR, Billing Software Helps Reach Meaningful Use, Improve Efficiency
Technology | February 08, 2010

McKesson’s Practice Partner is an award-winning electronic health record (EHR) and medical billing software...

Diagnostic-Quality Imaging Shared Across HIEs, EHRs, PHRs
News | February 08, 2010

February 8, 2010 - As payers and providers and patients move to improve collaboration, and diagnostic-...

News | January 20, 2010

January 20, 2010 - The IHE 2010 North America Connectathon demonstrated the efficacy of electronic health...

Feature | January 13, 2010

In an exclusive interview, Imaging Technology News (ITN) spoke with Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc. President...

Healthcare System Adopts Hosted Enterprise IT Solution
News | January 12, 2010

January 12, 2010 - United Health Services (UHS) in Binghamton, N.Y., had a vision to be a tightly...

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News | January 08, 2010

January 8, 2010 – The implementation of an electronic health record (EHR) system at Twin County Regional...

News | January 06, 2010

January 6, 2010 - While the definition of “meaningful use” of electronic health records (EHRs) under the American...

ONC Proposes e-Prescribing, Quality Measures for "Meaningful Use"
News | January 04, 2010

January 4, 2010 - In the Office of the National Coordinator's (ONC) proposed regulations for certification criteria...

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News | December 16, 2009

December 16, 2009 - Many healthcare providers who are pursuing meaningful use objectives and meeting with...

 Coactiv EXAM PACS
Technology | December 16, 2009

CoActiv Medical introduces EXAM-PACS support for Windows 7 as well as the Mac OS and iPhone at the RSNA...

News | December 04, 2009

December 3, 2009 – Vendor readiness, lack of staff and access to capital will make implementation of the...

News | November 24, 2009

November 24, 2009 - Seventy million dollars in grant money will go to community college training programs...

Diagnostic Imaging Completes the EMR
Technology | November 20, 2009

November 20, 2009 - Because an electronic medical record (EMR) is incomplete without diagnostic images, new...

HITECH Says IT Should Not Hinder Data Exchange

David Blumenthal, M.D., M.P.P., the national coordinator for Health Information Technology, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services.

News | November 12, 2009

November 12, 2009 - To achieve the HITECH Act's goal of improving healthcare for patients by making it patient-...

Technology | October 26, 2009

ScImage, an enterprise imaging and informatics company, has developed a robust toolset for delivering PACS...