Informatica®, the Enterprise Cloud Data Management leader accelerating data-driven digital transformation, today announced Informatica Data Governance & Compliance, the industry’s first governance solution designed specifically to power holistic enterprise data governance and compliance initiatives. Informatica Data Governance & Compliance is the only solution available that engages the business, IT and data security teams in governing data of all types – cloud, on-premise and big data – across the entire enterprise.
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Informatica®, the Enterprise Cloud Data Management leader accelerating data-driven digital transformation, today announced its market momentum and leadership in the crucial MDM space, marked by product vision, rapid pace of technical innovation and market presence. Informatica has grown its base of MDM customers to more than 1,200 around the globe, signaling a strong alignment with customer needs and a strong partner ecosystem.
Over the past 20 years, the avenues for sharing protected health information (PHI) have multiplied, and data breaches have become much too commonplace. At Spok, we wanted to understand more about how pressing the data security concern is for IT executives. We designed a survey for Chief Information Officers (CIOs), and it was administered by CHIME in March 2017.
Dr. Eric Farber, a World War II veteran and Purple Heart awardee, will gain a bit of privacy and independence while a resident of Gainesville Community Living Center. Farber is the first to receive a new set of headphones as part of a grant from Get Involved Now Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to meet the personal and emotional needs of patients and their families during life-defining health care moments. Get Involved Now, founded by employees of GetWellNetwork, has awarded 195 grants totaling nearly $70,000 since 2013. These grants fall into two categories: "Get Well Soon Grants" to fund projects in the hospital setting and "Get Involved Now Grants" to fund community-based projects.
SPH Analytics announced today that it had been chosen by the Ambulatory Surgery Center Association (ASCA) as its Affinity Partner for the Outpatient and Ambulatory Surgery Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (OAS CAHPS®) Survey. ASCA conducted a comprehensive evaluation of survey providers and selected SPH Analytics because of their extensive survey expertise with more than 1100 ASCs and HOPDs and a proven history of success with ASCA members to both measure performance and drive sustainable performance improvement.
Updox, the industry leader for care coordination and healthcare connectivity solutions, was selected by Creative Pharmacist, the industry leader in helping community pharmacies expand the clinical services they provide to their chronically ill patients, to integrate the Updox Pharmacy Connect solution into its STRAND® clinical intervention platform. Updox solutions provide Creative Pharmacist customers with tools to engage patients, increase pharmacy revenue and securely connect with physicians and other members of the care team.
Cantata Health, LLC, was created today when GPB Capital, a private equity firm, acquired the healthcare software assets of NTT DATA, Inc. The acquired software assets include intellectual property, customer contracts and human resources. All other aspects of NTT DATA’s industry-leading healthcare practice remain with NTT DATA, Inc.
The growing global market presence of SCIO Health Analytics™ is featured in healthcare technology consulting firm Signify Research's most recent market report, "Population Health Management IT – North America – 2017."
Lydon Neumann, Vice President at Impact Advisors, a leading provider of healthcare information technology services, was named one of the “Top 25 Consultants” of 2017 by Consulting Magazine. Lydon was one of three to be recognized in the Excellence in Healthcare category. He will attend the Top 25 Consultants awards dinner on June 15 at The Mandarin Oriental in New York.
Point-of-Care Partners (POCP), a national health information technology (HIT) strategy and management consulting firm, has been chosen to provide its “ePrescribing State Law Review” services to athenahealth, Inc. a leading provider of network-enabled services and point-of-care mobile applications for hospital and ambulatory providers nationwide. Through its Regulatory Resource Center, POCP helps electronic health record (EHR) companies ensure that their EHR platforms are compliant with state and federal regulations governing electronic prescribing.
Updox, the industry leader for care coordination and healthcare connectivity solutions, announced a $12.7 million series B preferred equity investment. TT Capital Partners led the round, with participation from Tamarind Hill and existing investor Rev1 Ventures. As a single source for patient and provider communications, Updox plans to grow its strong foundation to achieve widespread connectivity in traditionally hard-to-reach healthcare segments.
Nuance Communications, Inc. today announced a new wave of hospitals that have selected Nuance computer-assisted physician documentation (CAPD), powered by artificial intelligence (AI), to combat physician burnout and deliver relevant, clinical guidance at the point of care. With 750 proven clinical strategies and support for coding and regulatory compliance, physicians can improve the quality of documentation in their natural workflow and in the patient’s electronic health record (EHR). Nuance’s market-leading CAPD solutions will be highlighted in Nuance booth #308 at the Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists (ACDIS) Conference May 9-12 in Las Vegas.
EY today announced that Darin Brannan, CEO of ClearDATA, is a finalist for the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2017 Award in Central Texas. The awards program, which is celebrating its 31st year, recognizes entrepreneurs who are excelling in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Brannan is a lifelong tech entrepreneur who founded several successful companies including Verio and Web.com, one of the largest data aggregation companies in the world with more than one million customers. In 2011, he co-founded ClearDATA, the leading cloud platform and managed services company in healthcare.
Specialty-specific health information technology leader Modernizing Medicine, Inc. today announced that funds affiliated with Warburg Pincus, a global private equity firm focused on growth investing, have made a substantial investment of $231 million into the company to provide liquidity to existing shareholders, fund further expansion and support future strategic endeavors.
SPH Analytics has been named the 2017 number one ranked company in MACRA and MIPS Support Technology for Value Based Care by Black Book Research. In addition to the number one overall ranking, SPH Analytics received six number one criteria ranks, more than any other vendor.
CenTrak®, the leader in healthcare Enterprise Location Services™, announced today that it has established CenTrak Cares™, a charitable program developed to give back to the communities the company serves. The program’s first major initiative is called “Locating a Cure for Cancer,” and focuses on improving the patient experience in cancer centers through the use of Enterprise Location Services and other visibility technologies.
Intelligent Medical Objects, Inc. (IMO), developer of the most-widely used and physician-preferred terminology service for electronic health records (EHR) systems, has been awarded a patent for its unique method and system for concept-based terminology management that simplifies clinical coding and allows healthcare providers to rapidly respond to regulatory changes. As a leading provider of medical terminology content and services supporting clinical workflow, IMO is dedicated to providing clinicians the solutions they need to easily identify and use accurate medical terminology at the point-of-care.
Vocera Communications, Inc., a recognized leader in clinical communication and workflow solutions, has made the Forbes 2017 list of 100 Most Trustworthy Companies In America. Vocera was listed in the small market cap group, which included companies valued between $250 million and $1 billion.
Specialty-specific health IT leader earns #1 rankings on dermatology, gastroenterology, ophthalmology, otolaryngology, plastic surgery and urology lists; also wins top spot for Single & Solo Practices – Surgical Specialties.
International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra (STO: SECT B) announces that it has signed a multi-year contract with City of Hope to install the Sectra Enterprise Image Management suite of products for display, transmission, and storage of all images throughout the healthcare system. The multi-departmental PACS and VNA solution, integrated with the Epic EMR, will enable physicians access and sharing of images and information across the entire clinical pathway