OptimizeRx Corp., a leading provider of digital health messaging for the pharmaceutical industry, reported results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2018. Quarterly comparisons are to the same year-ago quarter.
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GlobalMed, an international provider of virtual care solutions, announces a strategic partnership with Meditar, the premier healthcare network in Argentina and Latin America’s largest managed healthcare company. Under the partnership, Meditar will adopt GlobalMed’s industry-leading, evidence-based eNcounter® platform and GlobalMed will help Meditar market direct-to-consumer virtual health—a relatively new concept in South America. Providers on Meditar’s network will use a Meditar-branded version of eNcounter, and patients can download Apps from the Apple Store and Google Play Store for direct access on their mobile devices for remote audio-video consults with Meditar’s doctors.
Every year, managed service providers (MSPs) around the world submit their organizations to be recognized as top ranked providers. Today we are proud to announce that PDS was recognized in the Elite top 150 of this year’s CRN MSP 500 list.
MRO, a leader in the secure, compliant and efficient exchange of Protected Health Information (PHI), announced today it won four Stevie Awards within the Customer Service category in the 13th Annual Stevie Awards for Sales and Customer Service.
Impact Advisors, the leader in providing clinical, revenue cycle and information technology services to the healthcare industry, has expanded its Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) service offering. The firm has offered ERP current state assessments, new system roadmaps, and selections and cost modeling since 2012. Today, Impact Advisors offers program assurance services to help clients fully realize the benefits of their new ERP solutions, positively impact cost and business processes, enhance talent management, and modernize their ERP technology platforms.
University Health Network’s Joint Department of Medical Imaging (JDMI) of Toronto, Canada, has purchased 10 CARESTREAM DRX-Evolution Plus digital radiography systems and eight CARESTREAM DRX-Revolution Mobile X-ray Systems.
Arxan Technologies, the trusted provider of application protection solutions, announced today a new rapid protection and threat detection capability designed into Arxan’s industry-leading mobile, hybrid and web app protection solutions. As part of the DevOps process, Arxan now allows organizations to rapidly inject an essential set of code protections and threat detection sensors into an application after code development. Protections can be applied without the need for complex security configurations or deep security knowledge, all while maintaining full control of the code. With this revolutionary new approach, Arxan helps organizations establish a DevSecOps practice that integrates automated app security and ongoing optimization based on real threat data and app-level insights.
Health Catalyst, Inc. a leader in next-generation data, analytics, and decision support, today congratulated Louisiana’s Thibodaux Regional Medical Center on being named the Top Innovation winner in the first annual Patient Safety & Quality Healthcare (PSQH) Innovation Award. The new awards program recognizes healthcare organizations that overcome quality improvement challenges related to patient safety.
Medisolv, Inc., a recognized leader in quality management, announced today that KLAS Research has awarded Medisolv the 2019 Category Leader ranking for quality management in the 2019 Best in KLAS: Software and Services report.
MERGE Atlanta, a healthcare marketing communications and technology agency, today announced Kris Krava has joined the agency as executive creative director. Bringing more than two decades of experience, Krava will guide MERGE Atlanta’s creative department and work with the agency’s healthcare clients, providing strategic oversight for digital and traditional marketing, creative, customer experience, and technology efforts.
XIFIN, Inc. today announced expanded patient and physician engagement capabilities, building on its commitment to being a valuable partner to diagnostic providers and delivering on the vision of optimizing the efficiency of healthcare. The new capabilities include a patient responsibility estimator, as well as a strategic partnership with Glidian that integrates automated prior authorization capabilities with XIFIN’s revenue cycle management and laboratory information system solutions, XIFIN RPM and XIFIN LIS.
SPH Analytics, a top-ranked Population Health Management vendor, received three client satisfaction awards from Black Book Research at the HIMSS19 annual IT conference in Orlando, FL, February 11-15, 2019.
MRO, a leader in the secure, compliant and efficient exchange of protected health information (PHI), announced today it successfully completed an AICPA Service Organization Control 2 (SOC 2) Type II audit in December 2018, demonstrating compliance to strict information privacy and security standards. The audit was conducted by independent auditor Meditology Services, LLC, an information security consulting company focused exclusively on serving the healthcare industry.
Huntzinger Management Group, Inc. (Huntzinger), a leader in healthcare advisory, managed, implementation, and staffing services, today named John Hendricks as its Chief Technology Officer. Huntzinger President, Chief Operating Officer, and Founding Partner Tanya Freeman made the announcement.
Only 10 percent of patients prefer to receive physician communications via patient portals, whereas twice that many (19.6 percent) favor receiving information via secure text messages when in-person and phone calls are not an option. The new survey, conducted by DrFirst, the nation’s leading provider of e-prescribing and patient medication management solutions, also found that more than 90 percent of respondents would like the ability to communicate via secure text messaging with a family member’s care team if that loved one were ill.
Medicomp Systems, a physician-driven provider of clinically contextual patient data solutions, today announced a new solution to monitor and present hierarchical condition codes (HCCs) at the point of care. This novel functionality, which is powered by Medicomp's Quippe Clinical Data Engine and Quippe clinical documentation solutions, helps providers participating in Medicare Advantage plans to automate their Risk Adjustment Factor (RAF) scoring to ensure accurate reimbursement.
DrFirst, the nation’s leading provider of e-prescribing and patient medication management solutions, announced today the availability of an integrated solution with the MEDITECH Enterprise Health Record (EHR) that seamlessly connects prescribers to California’s Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP). For the first time ever, in-workflow access to the PDMP, known as Controlled Substance Utilization Review and Evaluation System (CURES 2.0) is available to MEDITECH and DrFirst mutual customers using the MEDITECH Acute, Ambulatory, and ED solutions in the 6.15 or Expanse platforms.
Health Catalyst, Inc., a leader in next-generation data, analytics and improvement, announced the closing of a Series F equity and debt funding round led by OrbiMed, a leading healthcare public and private market investment firm. This equity and debt funding will provide Health Catalyst with access to up to $100 million in capital. Several existing investors including Sequoia Capital, Norwest Venture Partners, Sands Capital Ventures, UPMC Enterprises and Kaiser Permanente Ventures also contributed to the financing, which lifts Health Catalyst’s value above $1 billion.
Vyne Medical today announced that Lindy Benton, Vyne President and CEO, has been named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s list of 102 women making significant contributions to health IT advancements in 2019.
Vyne Medical today announced an initiative to accelerate fax elimination in healthcare through its Trace™ solution. Trace, which today handles millions of fax pages annually for approximately 600 hospitals and health systems, delivers tools that facilitate the electronic exchange of health information between providers, payers, patients and more.