International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra announces that UC San Diego Health will install Sectra PACS for its breast imaging workflow. The Sectra solution will provide true, multi-modality display of all breast images, including digital breast tomosynthesis, with the end goal of improved cancer care.
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Lightower Fiber Networks, the premier provider of all-fiber, high-performance networking solutions delivered over its own network, announced the availability of a newly constructed, all-fiber Potomac River crossing near Ashburn, VA. Wholly owned and operated by Lightower, the crossing serves as a strategic route that bypasses the greater Washington D.C. area, allowing for superior network connectivity to data centers, cloud providers, and other service locations in northern Virginia, including the Ashburn area.
Novarad Corporation, a leader in the development of medical imaging software, has recently entered into contract with Smart Choice MRI of Mequon, Wisconsin to install its PACS software as an effort to improve the facility’s imaging capabilities.
Impact Advisors, LLC, a leading provider of healthcare information technology services, has collected and donated 5,308 personal care products to Operation Support our Troops – America, a quantity that more than tripled the firm’s original collection goal. Associates were encouraged to collect the toiletries as part of their inaugural IMPACT CARES month, an annual initiative encouraging staff to donate, serve and volunteer.
Orion Health, a leader in population health management, has extended its partnership with NextGate, a company with expertise in patient and organization identity management.
Inc. magazine has ranked GetWellNetwork®, Inc., the leader in Interactive Patient Care™ (IPC) solutions, No. 3470 on the 36th annual Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in America. As a sixth-time honoree, the company is part of an elite group of companies on the "Honor Roll" with fewer than a tenth of Inc. 5000 honorees — an already select group – ever achieving this milestone.
As healthcare organizations continue to migrate their IT infrastructure and data to the cloud, ClearDATA, the trusted healthcare managed cloud provider, has expanded its portfolio of Amazon Web Services (AWS) solutions. While the additions address a range of needs, all help healthcare organizations achieve better cost containment and newfound agility in a rigorously secure cloud setting.
Equicare Health Inc., the leading supplier of Oncology care coordination solutions, teams up with Lexington Medical Center to expand integration to include Enterprise Electronic Health Record (EHR) information. The new integration gives customers using an enterprise EHR the opportunity to integrate data from their EHR Medical Oncology Information System with Equicare’s Care Coordination system (ECS). For organizations running one Oncology Information System (OIS) or a variety of vendor systems in many locations, Equicare serves as a bridge to consolidate data, manage compliance, and engage patients. The system streamlines data flows and allows patients and care providers to securely access data 24 hours a day, regardless of treatment location.
SilverVue®, a leading cloud-based patient choice technology platform, announced today it has acquired Ergo Sum Health, a CMS-Approved Qualified Clinical Data Registry (QCDR) focused on Value-Based Care. The Ergo Sum Health platform is available now as the Check™ by SilverVue solution.
Vocera Communications, Inc., a recognized leader in clinical communication and workflow solutions, today announced that Al Jalila Children’s Specialty Hospital – the first dedicated children’s hospital in the United Arab Emirates – is the first hospital in Dubai to implement Vocera technology enterprise-wide. The Vocera solution enables physicians, nurses and other care team members at the 200-bed hospital to connect and collaborate using secure text messaging and hands-free voice communication. Depending on each clinician’s preference and patient case scenario, hospital staff can choose to use the Vocera smartphone application or the wearable Vocera Communication Badge to connect.
Clearwater Compliance, a top-ranked, award-winning provider of healthcare cybersecurity and compliance solutions, today announced it has been recognized as one of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States by making the 2017 Inc. 5000 List at #2209 with three-year accumulated growth of 165 percent. Clearwater also was ranked No. 23 in Nashville and No.178 in the healthcare industry. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment— its independent small and midsized businesses. Companies such as Microsoft, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, Pandora, Timberland, LinkedIn, Yelp, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees of the Inc. 5000.
Health Catalyst, a leader in healthcare analytics, decision support and outcomes improvement, leads the healthcare analytics market in product capabilities, according to the Chilmark 2017 Healthcare Analytics Market Trends Report, released this week.
SCIO Health Analytics today announced that it has been ranked for the sixth consecutive year in the renowned Inc. 5000 list of the nation's fastest-growing companies. As a six-time honoree, SCIO is among a select group of companies that have earned inclusion in Inc. 5000's Honor Roll, a milestone achieved by fewer than 10 percent of companies ever named to the Inc. 5000.
Denise Webb, chief information officer of Marshfield Clinic Health System and chief executive officer of MCIS, Inc. was appointed by the U.S. Government Accountability Office’s (GAO) as one of the 15 members for the new federal Health Information Technology (HIT) Advisory Committee established in the 21st Century Cures Act.
A leader in healthcare analytics, decision support and outcomes improvement, Health Catalyst's sales growth of 1,373 percent from 2013 to 2016 earned it a spot on the Inc. 500 for the second year in a row. Health Catalyst ranked No. 384 on the 2016 Inc. 500. The company has been listed on the more comprehensive Inc. 5000 for five straight years, a milestone achieved by only 10 percent of Inc. 5000 companies, earning it a place on Inc.'s "honor roll."
Conduent, the world’s largest provider of diversified business services, has released the Midas Hospital Risk Adjustment Model which provides analytical data to healthcare providers to assist them self-evaluate their health outcomes and improve care. The model can provide insight on mortality, hospital acquired complications, unplanned readmissions, length-of-stay, and charges
eHealth Technologies, the leading provider of clinically informed referral solutions, has been named as one of the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. on the 2017 Inc. 5000 list. The company ranks No. 3,247 with a growth of 99%.
Vocera Communications, Inc., a recognized leader in clinical communication and workflow solutions, announced today that Children’s Hospital New Orleans, a 247-bed medical center with nearly 400 physicians, selected the Vocera solution for secure text messaging and hands-free communication to improve physician and care team communication.
Novarad Corporation, a leader in the development of medical imaging software, has recently entered into an agreement with Beverly Hospital of Montebello, California to provide the facility’s medical imaging department with its PACS and RIS software.
HealthGrid, a leading mobile provider of patient engagement solutions, announced today that CareNarrative™ (Version 4.2) is now certified for Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) 2017 Pre-validation by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).