Doc Halo, a leader in healthcare communication and care coordination, announces the opening of its new corporate headquarters in downtown Cincinnati. With record sales in 2016, which added several major health systems onto its clinical communication platform, Doc Halo has committed to adding at least 65 new positions in the next several months.
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Altus has met with multiple clinicians and facilities around the country and based the most recent product launch around the key pain points that they face day-to-day.
Today, Wellsoft Corporation and Grand River Hospital announced that Wellsoft’s Emergency Department Information System (EDIS) was selected by Grand River Hospital (GRH) for care in the Lazaridis Family Foundation Emergency Department. GRH, a 567 bed hospital located in Kitchener, Ontario, provides care for more than 65,000 emergency department patients each year.
Jenny McCaskey, Vice President at Impact Advisors, a leading provider of healthcare information technology services, was named one of the “Women Leaders in Consulting” of 2016 by Consulting Magazine. McCaskey was recognized in the Excellence in Client Services Award category. She will be traveling to New York City to attend the Women Leaders in Consulting Gala Awards Dinner on November 17th.
Recondo Technology, the market leader in cloud-based single-platform revenue cycle management solutions, announced today that it closed an additional $16 million in debt and capital funding to support and accelerate the company's future growth curve. Lemhi Ventures led the round, with Bridge Capital serving as the debt partner.
Today at the CHIME 16 Fall CIO Forum in Phoenix, Arizona, Fortified Health Security, a leader in information security, compliance and managed services focusing solely in the healthcare industry, announced the launch of its new Virtual Information Security Program (VISP), Managed Data Loss Prevention (DLP) and 24/7/365 security information event monitoring (SIEM) offerings.
Stanson Health, a next-generation Clinical Decision Support (CDS) and analytics company, today announced the firm's latest content library release. This newest release includes a feature-rich physician alert set designed to help tailor medical decisions, practices, and products to the individual patient. Stanson CDS hardwires best practices into the Electronic Health Record.
SCIO Health Analytics today announced that it added or expanded business with several national health plans for its reimbursement optimization line of business in the third quarter of 2016. The client wins, which encompass the company's Medicare, Medicaid and commercial lines of business, increase SCIO's market share in auditing programs for cost containment and payment integrity by an additional 7 million covered lives.
Availity, the nation's largest real-time health information network, announced that it will be using the HL7® FHIR® standard for sharing critical data between payers and providers, including patient eligibility and benefits, lab tests, diagnoses, medical attachments, ADT, and other healthcare information.
Iatric Systems, Inc., applauds the decision of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit to affirm a lower court’s dismissal of a patent infringement lawsuit filed against it.
Voalte, the leader in healthcare communication technology, announced that a report published today by the research firm KLAS names Voalte the top-rated platform vendor for care team communication. According to the KLAS report, Secure Communication 2016, “Voalte is the platform vendor with the most significant impact on improving care team communication and coordination.”
Availity, the nation’s largest real-time health information network, announced that it will be using the HL7® FHIR® standard for sharing critical data between payers and providers, including patient eligibility and benefits, lab tests, diagnoses, medical attachments, ADT, and other healthcare information.
Vocera Communications, Inc., the leading healthcare communications company, today announced that its Experience Innovation Network, focused on research and designing the next standards in care, has released a new report, Human Experience at the Forefront: Elevating Resilience, Well-Being, and Joy in Healthcare. The research report examines how leaders at hospitals and health systems are addressing the challenges of care team burnout and compassion fatigue.
InstaMed, healthcare’s most trusted payments network, announced today that it has been validated by the Payment Card Industry (PCI) Security Standards Council (SSC), as having met the rigorous controls defined in the PCI SSC Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) Standard version 2.0 for the protection of payment card data. InstaMed is the first in healthcare to achieve P2PE v2.0 Validation and is the only single platform in healthcare that delivers an end-to-end payment solution that is PCI Level 1 Service Provider, EMV and HITRUST certified.
Spok, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Spok Holdings, Inc.and the global leader in enterprise critical communications, today released the findings of a survey designed to identify the business goals and drivers behind mobile workflow investments in hospitals across the country. CHIME administered the survey to more than 100 CIOs, who responded to questions about their big-picture goals, the use-cases driving their mobile app selections, and which common workflows they are focused on improving.
Population Health Management leader SPH Analytics’ IndiGO® solution was the subject of a recent study in the American Journal of Managed Care. The results confirm the potential for preventing additional heart attacks and strokes by following IndiGO’s predictive analytics and treatment recommendations. The paper also validated the high accuracy of IndiGO’s underlying statistical models. The study followed more than a million members of a large health plan for a period of three years to reach its conclusions.
Vocera Communications, Inc., the leading healthcare communications company, today reported total revenue of $33.8 million, an increase of 28% compared to revenue of $26.5 million in the third quarter of 2015.
Vocera Communications, Inc., the leading healthcare communications company, today announced that it has acquired Extension Healthcare for approximately $55 million in an all-cash transaction. Based in Fort Wayne, Ind., Extension Healthcare is a leading provider of clinical, event-driven communication and workflow collaboration software for the hospital environment.
Continuing to broaden its scope across the continuum of care, Netsmart today announced the acquisition of HealthMEDX®, a Missouri-based developer of electronic medical record (EMR) solutions for long-term and post-acute care including: continuing care retirement communities, assisted living, independent living, skilled nursing and home care providers.
STANLEY Healthcare, a market leading provider of visibility and analytics solutions for the healthcare industry, today announced the speaker line up for the STANLEY Healthcare Customer Conference 2016 (#SHCC16), being held November 8-11, 2016, in Las Vegas, NV. The conference will feature numerous presentations from healthcare providers on real-world solutions to some of the most pressing issues in healthcare today: improving patient experience, addressing key patient safety goals, and extracting more value from healthcare investments.