Access today announced that Island Hospital, a Level III trauma care facility in Washington, is using Access's eSignatures solution to capture patient electronic signatures at the point of registration and in several clinical areas.
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Imagine a company where everyone loves to work. Where employees feel truly cared for, respected, and energized. Think of the impact this would have on recruitment, retention, customer satisfaction, innovation, and overall company performance. With WorkInspired: How to Build an Organization Where Everyone Loves to Work, published by McGraw-Hill, Kronos Incorporated CEO Aron Ain details the creation of Kronos’ award-winning corporate culture, setting out principles that managers and executives everywhere can use to create a happy and inspired workforce.
Kronos Incorporated today announced that it will host nearly 3,000 customers, partners, industry thought leaders, and Kronos solution experts at KronosWorks 2018, the world’s leading workforce information exchange, being held Nov. 4-7 in Las Vegas.
eClinicalWorks®, a leader in healthcare IT solutions, today announced the Opioid Risk Tool (ORT), a smart form to assess and address a patient’s risk for opioid misuse and to improve physician adherence to treatment protocols. More than 11.5 million Americans, aged 12 or older, reported misusing prescription opioids in 2016. ORT will ensure providers have a solution to combat drug misuse, and specifically the opioid epidemic, leading to better and safer medicine across the nation.
SCIO Health Analytics, an EXL company, today announced the Top 5 most-read posts on its blog, SCIOKnow, for the third quarter of 2018. The blog provides actionable insights on how healthcare organizations (HCOs) can unleash the power of data to empower decision-makers to make the choices that drive measurable outcomes improvement.
AbleVets, a leading provider of health IT solutions for government, announced today it is joining Cerner, a global leader in health care technology, and other industry leaders and innovators to help make seamless care available to the nation’s Veterans. This newly formed team announced by Cerner will bring extensive experience in large enterprise systems and commercial sectors to modernize the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) electronic health record (EHR).
AbleVets LLC, a leading provider of health IT solutions for government, today announced Hildi Pineda as its president effective immediately. In this role, Ms. Pineda will apply her extensive expertise in federal health IT consulting and management to drive continued corporate growth and champion AbleVets’ transition from a small to mid-tier business.
GetWellNetwork, the Precision Engagement health care company, today announced the appointment of Sameer Siraj as chief product officer, a new role for the company. Siraj will oversee the development and growth of GetWellNetwork’s portfolio of cross-continuum patient experience solutions.
Carestream Health, a global leader in medical imaging systems and healthcare IT solutions, will install its CARESTREAM Clinical Collaboration Platform at Guadalupe Regional Medical Center in Seguin, Texas. Carestream’s Vue Platform will provide a comprehensive enterprise imaging solution to improve efficiencies for image review and collaboration.
Vocera Communications, Inc., a recognized leader in clinical communication and workflow solutions, today announced that New Zealand retirement care specialist BeGroup is introducing the hands-free Vocera Badge throughout its new retirement village, Rāwhiti Estate. The wearable technology is being used to accelerate communication and improve resident, family and staff experience.
Zingbox, the provider of the most widely deployed healthcare Internet of Things (IoT) analytics platform, today announced research detailing the vulnerabilities in telepresence robots that can be leveraged by hackers to access sensitive data such as chat conversations, images and live video streams.
More than 60 Rochester-area health care providers are now securely providing patient health records to Rochester RHIO, thanks to a statewide grant program that helps offset the setup costs. Since its inception in 2017, the Data Exchange Incentive Program (DEIP) has already awarded more than $700,000 in grants across the region.
Vocera Communications, Inc., a recognized leader in clinical communication and workflow solutions, today announced that long-time customer and innovation partner Intermountain Healthcare has established Vocera as the wireless clinical communication standard throughout the health network’s 23 hospitals.
HCS, a leading provider of an all-in-one healthcare information technology platform for long-term acute care providers, will be exhibiting and sponsoring events at the National Association of Long Term Hospitals (NALTH) Fall Leadership Conference & Advocacy Hill Day. The event is taking place October 17-19 at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, DC.
Zingbox, the provider of the most widely deployed healthcare Internet of Things (IoT) analytics platform and First Health Advisory Solutions (First), a leader in medical device security program services, today announced a strategic partnership to provide a comprehensive security and operations solution for connected healthcare assets. The unified approach, managing the ever increasing reliance on the Internet of Medical Things (IoMT), will relieve healthcare delivery organizations of operational and technical challenges of identifying, securing and maintaining all types of connected assets.
gMed®, a Modernizing Medicine® company, has officially rebranded to Modernizing Medicine Gastroenterology. The Modernizing Medicine team will unveil the new brand along with the latest additions to the gGastro® Suite, at the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) 2018 annual meeting in Philadelphia, Penn. from October 5-10, 2018.
Modernizing Medicine’s specialty-specific electronic health record (EHR) systems EMA v. 5.10 and EMA Mobile v. 5.10 have achieved Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC-Health IT) 2015 Edition Health IT Module Certification via Drummond Group LLC, an Authorized Certification Body (ACB) that has been empowered to test software for compliance with the requirements of the federal government’s program. The stamp of approval designates that the software offers the functionality that enables eligible providers and hospitals to meet the requirements of various regulatory programs that require use of certified EHR technology.
Intelligent Medical Objects, Inc. (IMO), the market leader in terminology services for healthcare IT, announces the induction of Frank Naeymi-Rad, PhD, MS, MBA, Chairman, Chief Innovator, and Co-Founder of IMO, to the American College of Medical Informatics (ACMI).
Clearwater, a top-ranked healthcare cyber risk management solutions company, announced today that it will offer healthcare delivery organizations the most comprehensive solution available for improving the security of biomedical devices connected to their networks. Much more than just a traditional vulnerability assessment, Clearwater strengthens its end-to-end, enterprise approach to reducing risks, by automatically identifying, assessing, and managing risk of all wired as well as wireless medical devices.
Asante Ashland Community Hospital (Ashland, Ore.) purchased a CARESTREAM DRX-Evolution, CARESTREAM DRX-Excel Plus, CARESTREAM DRX-Ascend System and CARESTREAM DRX-Revolution Mobile X-ray System to expedite image access, enhance image quality and lower patient dose. The hospital also upgraded an existing portable system to DR with a CARESTREAM DRX-1 System.