HIMSS

This channel contains news about the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), including coverage of its annual meeting. HIMSS is a leading resource for health information technology (IT).This includes all health IT components, including electronic medical records (EMR), PACS, subspecialty reporting systems, remote viewing systemscybersecurity and archive/storage

  • Organizations who are embarking on an enterprise imaging journey share many of the same questions and concerns regarding how to best optimize workflow across providers, departments and facilities; which technologies will provide the best fit for achieving the future vision; and how to maximize...

  • Jonathan Teich, M.D., chief medical information officer for InterSystems, discusses the growth of clinical decision support in the United States, what he believes will drive further growth and the ways it may be used in the future

  • Kim Garriott, principal consultant, healthcare solutions, at Logicalis Healthcare Solutions, describes the remaining obstacles to enterprise imaging adoption and explains how the new DIAM for Enterprise Imaging, launched at HIMSS18, can provide a roadmap for future technology adoption.

  • Enterprise imaging

    January 23, 2018 – The number of clinical images captured and stored each year throughout America’s healthcare system is staggering: An estimated 36 million MRIs and 74 million computed tomography (CT) scans were performed in the United States in 2017 alone, and that just scratches the surface...

  • Philips PerformanceBridge Practice dashboard, developed on the HealthSuite digital platform, offers at-a-glance insights into uptime, operations and performance across your imaging equipment. The dashboard also provides actionable recommendations, case studies and training alerts.

Developing a “cloud-first” strategy has helped with efficiency and cost savings
Feature | Archive Cloud Storage | July 05, 2018 | By Greg Freiherr

The need to protect patient images and other clinical data from disasters is increasing, just as doing so is getting...

How image sharing through a health information exchange benefits patients while saving time and money is depicted in this slide shown at HIMSS 2018. Graphic courtesy of Karan Mansukhani.

How image sharing through a health information exchange benefits patients while saving time and money is depicted in this slide shown at HIMSS 2018. Graphic courtesy of Karan Mansukhani.

Feature | Information Technology | June 05, 2018 | By Greg Freiherr

A regional image exchange system is saving lives and reducing radiology costs in Maryland by improving the...

Laurel Bridge Introduces Waypoint Consolidated Modality Worklist at SIIM 2018
Technology | PACS Accessories | May 10, 2018

May 10, 2018 — Laurel Bridge Software announced the introduction of the Waypoint Consolidated Modality Worklist....

Feature | Remote Viewing Systems | May 03, 2018 | By Jeff Zagoudis

As healthcare systems continue to expand through consolidation and the amount of data generated by patients grows...

Sponsored Content | Videos | Enterprise Imaging | April 25, 2018

Organizations who are embarking on an enterprise imaging journey share many of the same questions and concerns...

NTT Data, DataFirst Partner to Expand Advanced Healthcare AI Capabilities
News | Artificial Intelligence | March 30, 2018

March 30, 2018 — NTT Data Services this week announced a partnership with DataFirst Inc. to deliver clinical...

Videos | Clinical Decision Support | March 22, 2018

Jonathan Teich, M.D., chief medical information officer for InterSystems, discusses the growth of clinical decision...

Videos | Enterprise Imaging | March 22, 2018

Kim Garriott, principal consultant, healthcare solutions, at Logicalis Healthcare Solutions, describes the remaining...

News | Remote Viewing Systems | March 21, 2018

March 21, 2018 — Cloud-based medical image management and teleradiology company NucleusHealth recently announced the...

Exa PACS Helps Teleradiology Provider Increase Productivity 400 Percent
News | PACS | March 19, 2018

March 19, 2018 — Nine months after the implementation of Exa...

Carestream Demonstrates Artificial Intelligence for Clinical Collaboration Platform at HIMSS18
News | Analytics Software | March 19, 2018

March 19, 2018 — Carestream Health demonstrated advanced...

Philips Launches HealthSuite Insights AI Platform for Healthcare
Technology | Artificial Intelligence | March 19, 2018

March 19, 2018 — Philips recently announced the launch of HealthSuite Insights, including the Insights Marketplace,...

Fujifilm Showcases Enterprise Imaging Portfolio and AI Initiative at HIMSS 2018
News | PACS | March 14, 2018

March 14, 2018 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. recently showcased its...

Technology | PACS Accessories | March 14, 2018

March 14, 2018 — Vital Images recently announced the release of Vitrea Connection version 7.0 with new features,...

Drchrono EHR Partners With Ambra Health for Medical Imaging Access
News | Remote Viewing Systems | March 14, 2018

March 14, 2018 — drchrono Inc. announced a new partnership with Ambra Health to give physicians and radiologists...

Siemens Healthineers Launches New Partners for Digital Ecosystem at HIMSS 2018
News | PACS Accessories | March 12, 2018

March 12, 2018 — At the 2018 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Annual Conference and...

Carestream Exceeds 26 Billion Images Managed in Vue Cloud Platform
News | Archive Cloud Storage | March 09, 2018

March 9, 2018 — Carestream Health’s Vue Cloud, a healthcare...

News | Artificial Intelligence | March 08, 2018

March 8, 2018 — Nuance Communications Inc. announced the signing of a multi-year strategic agreement with Partners...

Cerner is extending its population health, clinical and administration portfolio with an integrated solution that combines Salesforce Health Cloud and Marketing Cloud with Cerner’s HealtheIntent, its big data platform.
News | Electronic Medical Records (EMR) | March 06, 2018

Cerner announced a new collaboration with Salesforce, a global leader in customer relationship management (CRM)....