eHealth Technologies, the leading provider of clinically informed referral solutions, announced today it will be expanding their building by over 11,000 square feet. This is the second expansion since they relocated to their current headquarters in 2014. The modern, high tech office space will total approximately 48,000 square feet when completed.
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Evariant, the leading healthcare CRM data analytics platform, today announced that it has appointed Clay Ritchey as Chief Executive Officer effective March 20. William Moschella, Evariant’s co-founder and former CEO, will remain on the company’s board of directors and senior leadership team.
Healthcare leaders are tasked with managing the most complex and changeable industry on Earth, one in which access to the right information at the right time is mission critical. Yet many are almost literally drowning in information as they struggle to collect and interpret data from dozens of IT systems and hundreds of reports in competing formats.
GetWellNetwork®, Inc., the leader in Interactive Patient Care™ (IPC) solutions, hit a new milestone with the number of patients using its technology to engage in their health care: 3.75 million inpatients and 900,000 outpatients for a total of 4.6 million patients in 2016. This milestone was made possible through a seventh consecutive year of significant growth for the company – GetWellNetwork added more than 100 new client facilities and expansions last year and extended its cross-continuum patient engagement platform to more than 150 clinics nationwide with the acquisition of Seamless Medical Systems earlier this year.
DrFirst, the innovative leader in delivering medication management solutions that improve clinical workflows, enable secure care collaboration and enhance patient safety, announces that it has received recognition from two leading publications for its positive corporate culture and employee-centric work environment.
PolicyMedical, a leading provider of cloud-based healthcare regulatory compliance software, has entered into a reseller agreement with Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services. The agreement enables Elsevier to sell PolicyManager ™, an enterprise healthcare policy management platform into its customer/prospect base which includes health systems, hospitals and clinics.
In the fifth annual Health IT Industry Outlook Survey conducted by Stoltenberg Consulting Inc., a leading healthcare information technology consulting firm, more than half of healthcare providers (64 percent) reported being “unprepared” or “very unprepared” for managing and executing Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) initiatives. The survey arises as the healthcare industry approaches the end of the first quarter in the first-ever MACRA reporting year.
Hitachi Capital America Vendor Services (HCA Vendor Services) has promoted Statton Summers to their newly created Sales Operations Coordinator position. In his new role, Statton will be a liaison between the sales and operations staff. He will provide support in all aspects of the company sales process internally and externally. Mr. Summers will be responsible for ensuring all vendor programs and policies are processed efficiently and in accordance within the defined vendor program parameters.
QuadraMed Patient Identity Solutions, a division of Harris Healthcare, today announced the company has received the top 2016 ranking for its QuadraMed Enterprise Master Patient Index (EMPI) software and clean-up services by Black Book™ Research. This is the company’s second Black Book award for EMPI.
Unisys Corporation today launched Active Insights™ by Unisys, a comprehensive, integrated medical device management platform providing healthcare and life sciences companies with the ability to seamlessly monitor all of the medical devices within their organization.
PerfectServe® is hosting two complimentary educational webinars. In the first, practice administrators and physicians can learn new assessment methods to improve practice operational efficiencies in coping with health reform changes. For the second webinar, physicians, nurses and health system IT professionals will learn a standardized approach to handoff and transfer communication to assure a patient’s smooth, safe and timely transition to the next care setting.
HealthMyne Inc., an innovator in the emerging field of quantitative imaging decision support software, today announced it will host an ongoing webinar series to provide radiologists and oncologists continuing education and counsel addressing the inconsistencies in tumor assessments.
Specialty-specific health information technology leader, Modernizing Medicine, Inc., will present the latest enhancements made to its electronic health record (EHR) system, EMA™, at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Annual Meeting from March 15-17, in San Diego. Event attendees can demo the company’s pledge-backed Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) reporting and advanced analytics tools, plus its suite of products and services including Practice Management and Revenue Cycle Management.
gMed, a Modernizing Medicine company and developer of the award-winning gGastro electronic health record (EHR) system and gInsights performance measurement platform, is proud to announce that Baptist Memorial Health Care has selected gGastro as its primary Procedure Report Writer for the hospital’s 47 endoscopy units. Part of a renowned network of hospitals, physician groups, medical centers and clinics across the mid-south, Baptist’s selection of gMed for centers across Tennessee and Northern Mississippi is based heavily on the solution’s intuitive user interface, ability to meet the organization’s clinical needs for GI and respiratory procedure imaging and documentation, complete recall capabilities and comprehensive analytics tool.
Dodge Communications, an integrated communications agency serving the healthcare, financial services and life sciences industries, today announced its recognition received by numerous industry awards, including the Bulldog Reporter Awards, the National Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® Awards and the Summit Emerging Media Awards.
Carestream Health showed its CARESTREAM Touch Prime and Touch Prime XE Ultrasound Systems at the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine convention being held March 25-29. Both premium systems are designed for general diagnostic imaging use in radiology.
GetWellNetwork®, Inc., the leader in Interactive Patient Care™ (IPC) solutions, today announced the completion of interfaces enabling secure data exchange between the company's IPC platform and VistA/CPRS, the Veterans Health Administration's (VHA) electronic health record system. GetWellNetwork also integrates with other technology platforms used by the VHA, including Computrition for meal ordering and Vocera for integrated communications.
Spok, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Spok Holdings, Inc. and the leader in healthcare communications, today announced that representatives will share the latest enhancements to its suite of clinical communication solutions at the American Organization of Nurse Executives (AONE) annual meeting in Baltimore, March 29–April 1. The Spok Care Connect® platform features solutions such as clinical alerting and secure text messaging that help nurses mitigate alarm fatigue, improve workflows for nurse calls and patient alarms, and help route and escalate messages based on staff schedule and device preferences.
MEDITECH Associate Vice President Cathy Turner, BSN, MBA, RN-BC, will speak at the annual meeting of the American Organization for Nurse Executives (AONE), on March 31 in Baltimore, MD.
GetWellNetwork®, Inc., the leader in Interactive Patient Care™ (IPC) solutions, today announced that Children's Mercy Kansas City successfully completed phase one of IPC implementation at Children's Mercy Hospital Kansas in Overland Park, Kan. Designed to enhance the pediatric care experience for patients and families, the GetWellNetwork inpatient solution went live in December 2016 and will expand to Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Mo., in 2017.