Optimum Healthcare IT, a Best in KLAS healthcare IT consulting services company, announced today the successful completion of the first academic medical center Epic Connect project in the country between UCI Health (UCI) and UC San Diego Health (UCSD). The new strategic partnership between the two organizations will increase operational efficiencies and decrease patient care costs across a shared Epic electronic health record (EHR) platform.
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TriWest Healthcare Alliance announced today that it selected Availity, the nation's largest real-time health information network, to implement its Provider Engagement Portal. The first phase of the rollout occurred last month.
Natural Language Processing (NLP) text analytics provider Linguamatics today announced that the company has extended its position as a leading provider of NLP text-mining solutions for healthcare and the life sciences with the introduction of multiple innovations in 2017.
StratiFi Health, a physician services and population health organization, tapped Innovaccer's Care Intelligence System platform to advance its population health management initiatives.
Novarad Corporation’s OpenSight Augmented Reality system received the Business Intelligence Group’s BIG Award for Business and was named 2017 New Product of the Year in the category Healthcare. The organization’s annual program was launched to reward companies, products and people that are leading their respective industries.
VigiLanz, a digital healthcare intelligence firm, announced today the launch of a state-of-the-art automation solution that helps hospitals optimize safety event reporting and enhance compliance with accreditation requirements. VigiLanz® Dynamic Safety Surveillance transforms clinical data into actionable intelligence, empowering hospitals to achieve greater risk reduction through automated safety event detection, management and analytics.
Memorial Hermann Health System in Houston, one of the largest not-for-profit health systems in Texas, has selected PerfectServe as a communication and collaboration platform for its care teams across 14 hospital locations. The recently signed enterprise agreement underscores PerfectServe’s role in supporting Memorial Hermann’s vision of advancing the health of all those it serves.
GetWellNetwork®, Inc., the Precision Engagement™ health care company, has announced it has partnered with a top tier cloud vendor in the Middle East to expand access to two of its flagship products, GetWell Go™ and GetWell Rounds+™. The Middle East represents a robust growth market for GetWellNetwork, and its new cloud-based, Software-as-a-Service offerings will enable the company to grow its footprint in the region. By partnering with one of the largest public cloud services providers globally, GetWellNetwork customers can be confident that its new cloud-based applications will comply fully with data sovereignty rules in the Middle East.
Highly fragmented data is healthcare providers' most frequently cited roadblock to determining their total cost of care, according to the results of a survey of 142 healthcare leaders that was sponsored by SCIO Health Analytics and HealthLeaders Media.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott presented the Governor's Business Ambassador Award to Availity, the nation's largest real-time health information network, for Availity's contributions to Florida's economic vitality. The Governor's Business Ambassador Award is given to individuals and businesses in recognition of their efforts to create jobs and opportunities within the state. Founded in Jacksonville in 2001, Availity employs more than 400 Floridians, and has created 130 new jobs in Florida in just the past two years.
MDLIVE, a leading virtual medical and behavioral healthcare provider, today announced the launch of Sophie, an artificial intelligence-powered personal health assistant. This marks the first usage of a chatbot by a virtual care platform and a new method of increasing utilization among consumers by resolving one of the biggest barriers to adoption: registration
MDLIVE, a leading virtual medical and behavioral healthcare provider, today announced that consumers can access virtual dermatology services 24 hours a day, seven days a week via the MDLIVE platform. This service is available for self-paying consumers immediately and for health plans and employers with a 1/1/2018 effective date.
The Children's Center Rehabilitation Hospital (TCC) in Bethany, OK, a suburb of Oklahoma City, has implemented Harris Healthcare's Novus ClinDoc, an advanced clinical documentation application linked to QCPR, its electronic health record (EHR).
In response to a realignment that has been occurring over the course of several years, Harris Healthcare and QuadraMed have launched two new websites: www.harrishealthcare.com and www.quadramed.com, which detail each company's core software and services for healthcare
SPH Analytics (SPH), a leader in healthcare Triple Aim solutions for providers and health plans, today announced it was ranked as #1 in the Health Insurer/Managed Care Plan category and #6 Overall on Modern Healthcare’s list of largest patient satisfaction measurement firms. The ranking is based on reported data for 2016 performance and recognizes SPH for its top-tier performance with many of the nation’s leading health plans and other healthcare organizations such as health systems, ambulatory surgical centers, clinically integrated networks, and ACOs.
Face ID provides secure authentication enabled by the TrueDepth camera system of the iPhone X, which uses face geometry and attention to unlock the iPhone and provides the highest level of iPhone authentication security. In addition to Face ID integration, the latest Telmediq release includes full-screen display
Specialty-specific health information technology leader, Modernizing Medicine, Inc., today announced it has joined Xcertia™, a collaborative dedicated to improving the quality, safety and effectiveness of mobile health applications, or apps. As a member of Xcertia, Modernizing Medicine will collaborate with other leading healthcare organizations, including the American Heart Association (AHA), the American Medical Association (AMA), DHX Group and the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), to help ensure mHealth apps are safe and effective for consumers and have the confidence of physicians recommending them.
ScImage, Inc. is pleased to introduce PicomPassport at the Radiological Society of North America’s 103rd Annual Scientific Assembly. PicomPassport is a new technology that leverages the power of PICOM365’s Azure-based Cloud to simplify the importing of external patient exams into any PACS.
Novarad Corporation, a leader in the development of medical imaging software, has recently entered into contract with Evanston Regional Hospital of Evanston, Wyo. to install its PACS and RIS software.
Kronos Incorporated today unveiled its next-generation workforce management solution, Workforce Dimensions. Combining more than 40 years of global domain expertise with the latest in cloud computing technology, Kronos is redefining the future of workforce management: every facet of the solution, from a breakthrough user interface (UI) to its embedded artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning algorithms, has been reimagined to help organizations drive better business outcomes.