Optimum Healthcare IT, a Best in KLAS healthcare IT consulting services company, announced today that they were recognized at HIMSS18 in Las Vegas by Black Book Research for Highest Client Satisfaction in IT Advisory Services. Additionally, Optimum Healthcare IT was ranked #1 for Enterprise EHR Implementation and IT Advisory. Black Book Research is an independent market research and opinion research company.
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To help hospitals facing a dangerous combination of mounting cybersecurity threats, vulnerabilities to connected medical devices and a widening gap in the skills required to establish, implement and mature a cybersecurity program, Clearwater Compliance, a top-ranked, award-winning healthcare cyber risk assessment and cyber management solutions platform, has expanded its cyber capabilities to include a Virtual Chief Information Security Officer (vCISO). This professional service addresses the demand and critical needs that healthcare organizations face for expertise in identifying and analyzing threats, creating strategic security plans, ensuring compliance, and securing the environment from threats and cyberattacks.
Novarad Corporation, a leader in the development of medical imaging software, has recently entered into contract with Cozad Community Hospital of Cozad, Neb. for PACS. The healthcare system chose to go with Novarad for greater convenience and improved pricing.
Today at HIMSS Conference & Exhibition 2018, VMware, Inc, a leading innovator in enterprise software, highlighted several healthcare customers who are partnering with the company to transform the business and the practice of delivering patient care. Additionally, VMware will be honored at the Best in
Divurgent, a nationally recognized healthcare IT consulting company, announced today that Steve Weichhand will be joining Divurgent as Vice President, Professional Services. Weichhand will join Divurgent’s operational team to lead engagements and solution development of the company’s professional services delivery.
QuadraMed Healthcare Identity Experts, a division of Harris Healthcare, is celebrating health information management (HIM) professionals as part of the 29th annual Health Information Professionals (HIP) Week taking place March 18–24, 2018. This year’s theme is “Our Future Is Bright.”
The Clinical Solutions business unit of Harris Healthcare has entered into a Distributor agreement with iWT Health. Under the agreement, Harris Healthcare Clinical Solutions will sell products developed by iWT Health which are complementary to the Clinical Solution group’s Electronic Health Record (EHR) and its existing Novus product line, which today includes Novus Meds, Novus ClinDoc and Novus LaunchPad.
Santa Rosa Consulting, Inc. a leading provider of management consulting and information technology services for the healthcare industry, expands its suite of Business Intelligence and Analytics (“BI&A”) solutions with an Analytics Migration Program that strengthens analytics during any EHR, ERP, or other system transition, while promoting a positive consumer experience and uninterrupted information for decision-makers. The program is an essential bridge to the realization of post go-live promises of return on investment through improved results and user satisfaction.
The University of Maryland School of Dentistry (UMSOD) has joined with DrFirst, the leading independent provider of e-prescribing and medication management systems in the U.S., to fight the opioid crisis that is afflicting Maryland and the country. The school's adoption of DrFirst's mobility suite, including iPrescribeSM and Backline®, puts academia at the forefront of the fight against opioid addiction by providing tools and education for future oral health practitioners and UMSOD alumni to access more accurate patient medication history and opioid prescribing data.
The Hospital and Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania, through its for-profit subsidiary HAPevolve, has selected Tunstall Americas as an endorsed partner to exclusively support Pennsylvania hospitals and health systems in the improvement of patient access solutions to engage patient populations.
Access today announced that Bermuda Hospital Board has deployed its eForms on demand solution. This enables the board’s facilities, which include the King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and the Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute, to generate electronic forms when patients come to the front desk to register.
DrFirst, the nation's leading provider of e-prescribing and medication management solutions, announced today that Maryland Lt. Gov. Boyd Rutherford, members of the governor's office, MedChi leaders, the Maryland State Medical Society, and Dr. Mark Reynolds, dean of the University of Maryland School of Dentistry (UMSOD) and periodontist at the school's clinics, will meet at the company's Rockville headquarters on March 16. During the visit, Lt. Gov. Rutherford will learn how DrFirst is fighting the opioid epidemic in conjunction with MedChi, Maryland's medical society, UMSOD, and CRISP, the state's Health Information Exchange and authorized agent for its Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP).
HCS, a leading provider of enterprise-wide and easy-to-use, clinical and financial technology solutions to LTACH, senior living, and behavioral health facilities, is proud to be a President Exhibitor at the 2018 NAPHS Annual Meeting. This year’s conference will be taking place at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Washington, D.C. on March 19th through March 21st.
HLN released a new version (v1.11.1) of the Immunization Calculation Engine (ICE) on March 9, 2018. ICE is a state-of-the-
SPH Analytics received two awards from Black Book Research at the recent HIMSS18 annual IT conference – 2017 Highest Client Satisfaction for a Population Health Vendor for the second year in a row and the 2017 Highest Client Satisfaction for Value Based Care Support. These prestigious honors are awarded to organizations with the highest client satisfaction ranking for 2017 as determined by a random sample of U.S. based providers.
Divurgent, a nationally recognized healthcare IT consulting company, announced today that the company is expanding its Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Human Resource Information Systems (HRIS), and Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions with the strategic hire of Jeff Sassenscheid, Principal, who brings more than 20 years of experience in this space.
Availity, the nation's largest real-time health information network, praised the recent announcement by physicians, pharmacists, medical groups, hospitals and health plans to streamline the prior authorization processes.
Last week at HIMSS 2018, SecurityMetrics, a leading innovator of data security and compliance solutions, announced the release of their Health Network Portal. The SecurityMetrics Health Network Portal is the company's newest HIPAA product, designed to help health networks manage and track completion of specific HIPAA requirements.
Specialty-specific health information technology leader Modernizing Medicine®today announced that Northwell Health will begin using the gGastro enterprise Endoscopy Report Writer (ERW) at over 20 hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) in its network. Northwell Health, New York’s largest healthcare provider and private employer, has already begun implementing the endoscopy solution by gMed®, a Modernizing Medicine company, at Staten Island University Hospital with more locations to follow.