International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra will install its enterprise imaging solution, for both radiology and cardiology, throughout Deaconess Health System. Integration between Sectra and the Epic EMR will ensure efficient workflow and physician access to all patient images and information within the healthcare system.
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CynergisTek, a leader in healthcare cybersecurity and information assurance, today announced that it has appointed Jon Hilfiger as the company’s new Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Hilfiger brings more than twenty years of experience in global sales and business development to this role where he will lead client retention initiatives and drive new client acquisitions. Hilfiger will also provide strategic insights to support CynergisTek’s expansion of cybersecurity and managed services that meet the needs of the company’s clients.
he Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Research & Education (R&E) Foundation awarded the 2018 Carestream Health/RSNA Research Scholar Grant to Christine E. Edmonds, M.D. This grant is made possible by Carestream Health’s support of the RSNA R&E Foundation.
Updox, the first single collaboration platform for healthcare customer relationship management (CRM), has partnered with STRAND® (formerly Creative Pharmacist) to help community pharmacists coordinate care with prescribers and healthcare partners to control asthma and improve adherence.
HCS, a leading provider of an all-in-one healthcare information technology platform for long-term and post-acute care providers, will be exhibiting at the LeadingAge Annual Meeting & EXPO. The event is taking place October 28-31 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, PA.
Health Catalyst, Inc., a leader in next-generation data, analytics, and decision support, announced four new members of its leadership team, adding decades of experience in driving positive transformation at some of the nation's largest health systems, and building on Health Catalyst's strengths in healthcare outcomes improvement.
HSHS Good Shepherd Hospital (Shelbyville, Ill.) contracted with HSHS service asset management partner Interstate Imaging, LLC (Evansville, Ind.) to acquire and install a Carestream Q-Rad DRX Digital X-ray System and upgrade existing portable X-ray and radiography/fluoroscopy imaging systems to DR with Carestream DRX Plus 3543C cesium iodide detectors. The DRX systems deliver rapid image access and excellent image quality with reduced X-ray dosage.
Zingbox, provider of the most widely deployed healthcare Internet of Things (IoT) analytics platform and a leader in healthcare IoT research, today announced that it has been chosen to work with the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) on a consortium to develop practical, interoperable cybersecurity solutions for healthcare delivery organizations.
Apprio, a leading provider of specialized technology solutions, particularly for the health, defense and homeland security markets, today announced the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) awarded the company a $42 million, five-year contract under the Strategic Partners Acquisition Readiness Contract (SPARC). This represents the largest CMS contract to date for Apprio.
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.
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.