PeriGen, the innovator of advanced perinatal systems, today announced a strategic reseller agreement with Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), through its wholly owned subsidiary, Qualcomm Life, Inc. PeriGen's FDA-cleared software uses artificial intelligence to provide labor and delivery clinicians with real time analysis of dynamic patient data that has contributed to improved clinical and medical malpractice outcomes.
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Health Catalyst, a leader in data analytics, decision support and outcomes improvement, today launched Health Catalyst® Touchstone™, a breakthrough analytics application featuring next-generation benchmarking and prioritization capabilities powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI) to supercharge healthcare improvement initiatives.
Orion Health has provided public comments showing full support of the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC)'s Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement (TEFCA) draft guidance. Orion Health believes this framework is desperately needed in the current healthcare environment, where data is housed in siloes across the U.S. with very little sharing. Having an infrastructure in place to aid in the exchange of data will hopefully facilitate the interoperability needed to enable population health and precision medicine improvements.
Health IT professionals who are hoping to learn more about healthcare in the cloud in the context of real world examples are invited to stop by booth 5953 at this year's HIMSS18 conference in Las Vegas, March 5—9. Hosted by ClearDATA, the trusted healthcare cloud provider, the booth will showcase the success stories of five customers: Roche, Genoa Healthcare, HCFS, Farsight Genome Systems, and MedNet Solutions, five very different companies that have all taken great strides in making healthcare better by securing and hosting their data in ClearDATA's healthcare-exclusive cloud. Roche, Genoa and HCFS will be on hand to personally present their stories and provide demos throughout HIMSS. See the HIMSS page in the ClearDATA site at https://www.cleardata.com/himss-conference-2018/ for details.
Two of Maryland's most innovative healthcare organizations have joined forces to give Maryland prescribers a mobile tool to efficiently access Maryland's Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP) data from within the e-prescribing workflow. MedChi, The Maryland State Medical Society, has teamed with DrFirst, a Maryland-based leader in e-prescribing and medication management solutions to bring iPrescribeSM to prescribers using the PDMP data displayed to healthcare providers by Maryland's state-designated health information exchange, CRISP, who operates the state's PDMP. iPrescribe is the first mobile medication management app that allows physicians to comply with the Maryland mandate to consult the PDMP. MedChi and DrFirst are making iPrescribe available to Maryland prescribers free for the first year.
MEDHOST®, a fully integrated EHR provider of innovative healthcare solutions, is proud to share its successes with the continued focus of the MEDHOST Quality Management System (QMS) that ensures customers receive exceptional levels of service while continuously providing the highest quality solutions to customers.
eHealth Technologies, the leading provider of clinically informed referral solutions, is thrilled to announce that it has achieved the milestone of helping over 1 million patients get better and faster care because their healthcare provider utilized eHealth Technologies’ eHealth Connect® Intelligent Health Record Aggregation platform. The company is now providing its services for a quarter of a million patients a year.
Impact Advisors, LLC, a leading provider of healthcare information technology services, announced today that it has been named Best in KLAS: HIT Enterprise Implementation Leadership and earned Leader Awards for Clinical Optimization and Revenue Cycle Optimization in the 2018 Best in KLAS: Software & Services report. Best in KLAS rankings celebrate vendors receiving highest provider scores for software, professional services and medical equipment.
Telmediq, the #1 KLAS rated vendor for secure communication platforms in healthcare, launches new call center console within its platform at HIMSS18. The new console allows call center agents and operators within a healthcare system’s call center to handle inbound calls and access to critical information from clinical and IT systems in real-time using a single unified interface.
HealtheConnections, the regional Health Information Exchange (HIE) serving 11 counties of central and northern New York, and eHealth Technologies, the leading provider of image-enabled HIE solutions, have teamed up to develop resources for healthcare providers to share medical images more efficiently throughout the region since 2011. This partnership is empowering providers to view diagnostic-quality medical images when and where they are needed with a single click, anywhere, anytime.
Specialty-specific health information technology leader, Modernizing Medicine, Inc., and Ambra Health, makers of the leading cloud-based, medical image management suite, today announced a collaboration to enhance the orthopedics specific electronic health record (EHR) system, EMA, with advanced PACS connectivity.
Surescripts will have a strong presence at HIMSS18, March 5–9 in Las Vegas, with a variety of interactive events to explore critical industry topics, including prescription price transparency and healthcare interoperability. Expert presentations, technology demonstrations and networking events will bring to life how Surescripts solutions and the Surescripts Network Alliance™ work together to deliver actionable patient intelligence that supports better decision making across critical points of care.
CynergisTek, Inc. (NYSE AMERICAN: CTEK), a leader in healthcare cybersecurity and information management, today announced the release of its annual report, Improving Readiness: Meeting Cyber Threats. The report focuses on a key question that many boards and executives are asking today, “How ready are we for a cyber event?”
HCS, a leading provider of enterprise-wide and easy-to-use clinical and financial technology solutions to LTACH, senior living, and behavioral health facilities, is proud to be an exhibitor at the HIMSS18 Annual Conference & Exhibition. This year’s conference will be taking place at the Venetian-Palazzo-Sands Expo Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, March 5th – March 9th.
Zipnosis, a leading virtual care company, today announced that Zipnosis' application and workstations have earned CSF Certified status for information security by HITRUST. Through this certification, Zipnosis' platform underwent rigorous testing to ensure it meets healthcare industry-defined requirements to appropriately manage risk to sensitive, private health information and protect health systems' patient data records.
Lyle Berkowitz, M.D., FACP, FHIMSS, has been named Chief Medical Officer and EVP of Product Strategy for MDLIVE, as well as President of the MDLIVE Medical Group. Dr. Berkowitz brings with him a rich history as a primary care physician and health system executive, who most recently served as Director of Innovation at Northwestern Medicine. In his new role, he assumes responsibility for the operations of MDLIVE’s growing physician network, as well as developing product strategy to improve the efficiency and quality of care given by MDLIVE’s 1200+ providers nationwide.
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) has selected Dr. Noam H. Arzt, President of HLN Consulting (HLN), as a member of the Trusted Exchange Framework Task Force. This group of healthcare and health information technology specialists will advise ONC on various aspects of the Draft Trusted Exchange Framework. This framework outlines a common set of principles for trusted exchange of health information records and minimum terms and conditions for trusted exchange as directed by Congress in the 21st Century Cures Act.
Access today announced they will be showcasing the latest version of their eForms and electronic patient signatures technology at HIMSS18. Visitors to the company’s booth (#1417) can experience the power and convenience of launching eForms with user, patient and procedural context without leaving the user interface of their hospital’s EMR system. This unique ability extends to users of Epic, Cerner, MEDITECH and other leading health information systems (HIS).