Information Technology

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for healthcare information technology (HIT) as it relates to electronic medical recordsclinical decision support, advanced imaging visualization, analytics software and cybersecurity.

Networked medical devices at a health care provider and their vulnerability to cyber attack, as seen in a screenshot of a display created by the Medigate platform

Networked medical devices at a health care provider and their vulnerability to cyber attack, as seen in a screenshot of a display created by the Medigate platform. Image courtesy of Medigate

Feature | Cybersecurity | February 12, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr

Cybersecurity is being defined by a kind of arms race.

On one side are the hackers with malware, some off the...

New Appropriate Use Criteria Outlined for Multimodality Imaging of Nonvalvular Heart Disease
News | Cardiac Imaging | February 11, 2019

February 11, 2019 — The American College of Cardiology (ACC), along with nine other cardiology professional...

MDW Partners With Bitfury and Longenesis to Deliver Next-Generation Healthcare Blockchain
News | Radiology Business | February 11, 2019

February 11, 2019 – The Bitfury Group and Longenesis announced a partnership with Medical Diagnostics Web (MDW) to...

Standards-based interoperability is the key to the use of components critically important to Vital Images’ vision of enterprise imaging

Standards-based interoperability is the key to the use of components critically important to Vital Images’ vision of enterprise imaging. Graphic courtesy of Vital Images

Feature | Artificial Intelligence | February 11, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr

Vital Images has reconciled its vision of the distant future with near term reality. The company has come up with an...

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News | PACS | February 11, 2019

The 2019 Best in KLAS Awards: Software and Services report, published Jan. 31, 2019, ranks healthcare IT software...

Blog | Artificial Intelligence | February 11, 2019

Understand artificial intelligence (AI) and...

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Blog | Artificial Intelligence | February 08, 2019

Patient data is critically important to the continued development of ...

Podcast | Artificial Intelligence | February 08, 2019

Patient data is critically important to the continued development of...

Fujifilm Launches Latest Synapse 3D Version at HIMSS 2019

The new Intravoxel Incoherent Motion (IVIM) MR application in Synapse 3D

Technology | Advanced Visualization | February 08, 2019

February 7, 2019 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. will debut the latest version of its Synapse 3D solution at the...

Laurel Bridge Software Highlights New Imaging Interoperability Clients at HIMSS19
News | Enterprise Imaging | February 07, 2019

February 7, 2019 — Laurel Bridge Software added more than 40 new clients in 2018, in addition to helping more...

Connecticut, California Imaging Centers Deploy Ambra Cloud VNA
News | Vendor Neutral Archive (VNA) | February 07, 2019

February 7, 2019 — Ambra Health announced that Naugatuck Valley Radiology and Insight Imaging are among the latest...

Sponsored Content | Videos | Information Technology | February 07, 2019

In this video Johann Fernando, Ph.D., Chief Operating Officer of...

HIMSS expects this year’s Interoperability Showcase to attract a record number of visitors.

HIMSS expects this year’s Interoperability Showcase to attract a record number of visitors. Pictured are some of the more than 8,000 who visited last year’s Showcase. (Photo courtesy of HIMSS)

Feature | Information Technology | February 07, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr

Issues involving “...

IMS to Unveil Prototype Imaging Machine Learning Platform at HIMSS19
News | Artificial Intelligence | February 06, 2019

February 6, 2019 — International Medical Solutions (IMS) announced a solution that will enable radiologists and...

Oxford University Hospitals Employs Barco Synergi for Multi-disciplinary Cancer Conferences
News | Oncology Diagnostics | February 06, 2019

February 6, 2019 — Oxford University Hospitals (OUH) is trialing...

Philips Spotlights IntelliSpace Enterprise Edition at HIMSS 2019
News | Enterprise Imaging | February 06, 2019

February 6, 2019 — Philips announced it has expanded its IntelliSpace...

Sponsored Content | Videos | Artificial Intelligence | February 05, 2019

ITN Contributing Editor Greg Freiherr discusses Fujifilm's AI-enabled Platform...

Siemens Healthineers Syngo.Breast Care Adding AI-Based Decision Support
News | Clinical Decision Support | February 05, 2019

February 4, 2019 — Siemens Healthineers showcased the new planned...

Medical Imaging AI Fundings Tops $1.2 Billion Worldwide
News | Artificial Intelligence | February 04, 2019

February 4, 2019 — In 2018, capital investment in companies developing...