Hurley Medical Center (Flint, Mich.) purchased a CARESTREAM DRX-Ascend System, two CARESTREAM DRX-Revolution Mobile X-ray Systems and upgraded three portable X-ray systems that serve the ER, NICU and general radiology department. All of these imaging systems are equipped with Carestream’s DRX Plus Detectors that can deliver improved image quality, lower dose and reduced weight.
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Telmediq, the #1 KLAS rated vendor for secure communication platforms in healthcare, was recognized at the 2018 VIATEC Technology Awards, as winner of Product of the Year. Telmediq was named a winner of the 2017 VIATEC Technology Awards for Emerging Technology Company of the Year, this year building momentum toward a Product of the Year win.
Telmediq, the #1 KLAS rated vendor for secure communication platforms in healthcare, today unveils near-field technology (NFC) for simplified user access and task management for shared devices. Telmediq’s nurse mobility strategy supports shared hospital-owned devices giving nurses the ability to “badge in,” effectively log-off shift, and automate non-clinical tasks.
Summit Healthcare, a leader in healthcare system integration and automation solutions, today announced multiple new signings from clients to upgrade their existing Express Connect technology to the Summit Exchange Platform. Summit Exchange is one of the most powerful and cost-effective interoperability platforms on the market and is currently being used by over 200 healthcare organizations today.
Impact Advisors, LLC, a leading provider of healthcare information technology services, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Impact Advisors to its 2018 Solution Provider 500 list. The Solution Provider 500 is CRN’s annual ranking of the largest technology integrators, solution providers and IT consultants in North America by revenue.
Healthcare analytics leader SPH Analytics recently launched an entirely new website at www.SPHAnalytics.com. The newly redesigned website incorporates new consumer-friendly branding and imagery to showcase the company’s vision to “Create impact at the intersection of health, value, and happiness, by prescribing an adoptable path to achieve the Triple Aim.” The site also provides intuitive navigation that allows visitors to browse the company’s Triple Aim solution portfolio, including the Population Care™, Population Value™, and Population Engage™ solution sets and the company’s innovative Nexus™ Platform.
Santa Rosa Consulting, Inc., a leading provider of management consulting and information technology services for the healthcare industry, will share key insights to significantly improve a health system’s business intelligence and analytics (BI&A) program during the Healthcare Finance Management Association (HFMA) Annual Conference in Las Vegas, June 24th-June 27th.
The new system, which has received FDA clearance, uses carbon nanotube technology in a compact, lighter weight, non-motorized system that is easier to move and position in crowded ICU and NICU areas. Its compact footprint and total weight of approximately 200 pounds makes it easy to maneuver in tight spaces.
We are pleased to announce Memorial Healthcare in Owosso, MI has selected Parallon Technology Solutions (PTS) as their MEDITECH Expanse implementation partner. Currently operating the MEDITECH MAGIC 5.66 platform, Memorial sought to further enhance patient care and offer better tools to their physicians by moving their EMR to the most up-to-date version of MEDITECH.
MedeAnalytics, a pioneer in health care analytics for payers and providers, and HealthEdge®, provider of the only integrated financial, administrative and clinical platform for transformative health plans, today announced that they have entered into a partnership to bring integrated quality, advanced analytics, insights and reporting for population health to HealthRules® customers. Together MedeAnalytics and HealthEdge will leverage each company’s complementary capabilities to enable payers to reduce gaps in care, lower costs, improve quality outcomes, enhance broker and employer plan engagement and increase member satisfaction.
SCIO Health Analytics, a Veeva Services Partner, is pleased to announce that it is now certified on Veeva CRM MyInsights. SCIO, through its advanced predictive and prescriptive analytics capabilities and Patient Personas, can provide unique insights on patient risks and impactability, and profile the types of patients treated within a site of care.
Health Catalyst, a leader in next-generation data, analytics and decision support, has been named a 2018 Best Places to Work in IT by IDG's Computerworld for the second year in a row. As one of 100 top organizations that challenge their IT staffs while providing great benefits and compensation, Health Catalyst will be included in coverage on Computerworld.com along with results from the 2018 Best Places to Work in IT survey.
GetWellNetwork, the Precision Engagement health care company, today announced a new partnership through its research and development incubator, GetWell Labs and the University of Minnesota School of Nursing (UMN). GetWellNetwork will help transform faculty-led research into real world applications—from facilitating feedback through pilot testing to co-developing products for commercialization and launching them in the health care market.
Revenue cycle departments in hospitals of all sizes and types continue their mass migration to automation, Recondo Technology reported today. The company noted that climbing rates of claims and prior authorization complexity and requests, paired with patients struggling to understand and pay for medical services, are accelerating the industry shift from manual to automated revenue cycle. In response, the company is further investing in its already powerful automated solutions with advanced machine learning and other AI capabilities.
The Weight-Bearing CT International Study Group will host a scientific session on the benefits of weight-bearing extremity CT exams on Thursday, July 12, from 5:00-6:30 p.m. in Room 310 of the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, Mass. This session is being held in conjunction with the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS) conference and is jointly sponsored by Carestream, CurveBeam and Planmed.
SCIO Health Analytics announced today that for the second consecutive year it has earned placement in the distinguished Healthcare Informatics 100 list of top U.S. healthcare information technology software vendors ranked by annual revenues. SCIO was ranked at number 95.
Frost & Sullivan, the global research and consulting organization, recognized Lightning Bolt Solutions as an innovative leader in health technology as part of the 2018 Best Practices Awards. Frost & Sullivan’s intent is to drive innovation, excellence, and a positive change in the global economy by recognizing best-in-class products, companies, and individuals — further validating Lightning Bolt’s contributions to improving healthcare through physician scheduling that uses AI to reduce burnout and improve patient access.
Impact Advisors, LLC, a leading provider of healthcare information services, today announced that it has been ranked on the annual Healthcare Informatics 100, a compilation of the top healthcare information technology companies operating list of the highest revenue-earning healthcare IT companies.
Impact Advisors, LLC, a leading provider of healthcare information technology services, announced today that it has been recognized as a top performer in the KLAS HIT Assessment & Strategic Planning 2018 report, earning an overall score of 95.6. The report surveyed healthcare leaders to reveal those firms that consistently exceed clients’ expectations.
Advantech, a leading provider of medical computing solutions for digital healthcare, is pleased to announce its MICA-053 5” clinical tablet aimed at diverse medical/healthcare applications. Powered by an ARM® Cortex™-A53, quad-core, 1.3 GHz, processer that supports Android 5.1/7.0 IoT operating systems, and equipped with a built-in 1D/2D barcode scanner, 13-megapixel camera, 16 GB flash storage, and 5” HD LCD with multi-touch PCAP control, MICA-053 offers healthcare providers a reliable, flexible, and ergonomic tablet that can streamline workflows and improve overall efficiency. Built-in dual-band Wi-Fi, NFC, WLAN, and Bluetooth 4.0 technologies facilitate high-speed data transmissions, over-the-air (OTA) updates, and asset tracking for real-time communication with back-end hospital database systems. The inclusion of an embedded 3.8 V 3600mAH lithium-polymer battery that supports up to 24 hours operation and can be recharged within 2 hours, combined with the tablet’s lightweight (253 g), slim design ensures maximum portability and long-duration operation for reliable mobile computing. Moreover, in addition to 1 micro USB (client) port, the MICA-053 tablet features 3 function keys and 2 barcode scanner buttons for easy control and intuitive operation. Drop-tested from a height of 120 cm and IP54-rated for protection from water and dust ingress, MICA-053 is built to withstand rough handling in a range of healthcare environments, providing the ideal extension to existing hospital information systems (HIS).