Mineral Gap, a leading data colocation provider, announced it has received seals of excellence for successfully completing a SSAE 16 SOC 1 and SOC 2 Type 2 audit, respectively. SOC 1 report gives auditors associated with Mineral Gap's customers the assurance that Mineral Gap's controls are designed and operating effectively, and that these controls do not negatively impact customers' financial statements. The SOC 2 report ensures customers that Mineral Gap's controls address design and operating effectiveness for the Security and Availability Trust Service Principles.
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Mineral Gap, the 65,000-square-foot, Tier III Uptime Institute data center located in Wise, Virginia, announced that its expanding sales operations into the Ashburn data center corridor and exploring possible locations for a new state-of- the-art facility. Mineral Gap has the distinction of being the first designed and constructed Tier III data center in the entire state of Virginia. The facility is designed to address the growing threat environment facing customers, and includes K-rated, U.S. Department of State certified anti-ram fencing, wedge barriers, a perimeter blast berm and a team of armed security personnel that is on duty 24/7.
Healthcare IT consulting leader Pivot Point Consulting, a Vaco Company, has partnered with PDS, Inc. to provide US-based solutions for expanded managed services. The combined team will be based at the PDS Managed Services Center of Excellence in Madison, WI a 24,000 square foot facility housing 150+ employees.
For the third straight year, HLN Consulting, a leading medical informatics consulting company, will participate in the Interoperability Showcase at this year's HIMSS19 Global Conference and Exhibition which is being held in Orlando, FL from February 11-15, 2019. The Showcase itself runs on February 12-14 and consists of a series of connected demonstrations which are collaborative projects between 6-8 organizations using interoperability standards to exchange information and improve the quality and value of the care provided. Together they develop a storyline, or scenario, that contextualizes the value of their demonstration and tells the story of a patient, caregiver, or provider.
ClearDATA®, a leading healthcare cloud, security and compliance expert, was recognized as one of the “Best Entrepreneurial Companies in America” on Entrepreneur magazine’s Entrepreneur360™ list, a premier study delivering the most comprehensive analysis of private companies in America. Based on this study forged by Entrepreneur, ClearDATA is recognized as a well-rounded company that has mastered a balance of impact, innovation, growth leadership and value.
Aprima Medical Software, a leading provider of innovative electronic health record (EHR), practice management (PM) and revenue cycle management (RCM) solutions for medical practices, has achieved Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC-Health IT) 2015 Edition Health IT Module Certification for Aprima PRM, Version 18 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.
GRM Information Management, a leader in enterprise content management, offers a Chart Acquisition & Verification Solution capable of reducing Days Sales Outstanding (DSO) from weeks to days and dramatically decreasing Timely Filing Denials.
HCS, a leading provider of an all-in-one healthcare information technology platform, today announced that BridgePoint Healthcare, LLC has selected HCS Interactant® as its enterprise EHR platform to help improve care quality, operations, and compliance across their network of hospitals.
XIFIN, Inc. today unveiled VisualStrata, the only precision medicine informatics platform that curates and visualizes diagnostic, clinical and financial data to document the patient journey through diagnosis, treatment and outcomes. By uniquely collating structured and unstructured data from disparate systems into a single source, healthcare professionals gain deeper insights into optimal disease treatments and drive personalized care decisions. VisualStrata also supports strategic organizational objectives such as clinical improvement initiatives, efficiency programs, physician engagement and population health efforts.
Analytics executives from 13 leading healthcare organizations gathered last fall in Chicago as part of the annual Scottsdale Institute Analytics Summit to share strategies, insights and challenges regarding a digital health strategy and consumer engagement. This collaborative event focused on understanding what types of analytics initiatives can influence consumer and patient behaviors. In addition, participants discussed how digital health is enhancing health systems’ abilities to leverage analytics insight to improve health outcomes.
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Logicalis, an international IT solutions and managed services provider, today announced the appointment of Dave Hennie as Vice President of Sales, Eastern Region. Hennie brings over 16 years of industry sales experience to his new role. He will lead the Eastern Region team for Logicalis out of the Cleveland office and develop sales strategies focused on Logicalis’ core verticals, including healthcare, GovEd and manufacturing. Hennie reports to Mike Houghton, Chief Sales Officer.
CynergisTek, a leader in healthcare cybersecurity, privacy, and information assurance, today announced that its Executive Vice President of Strategic Innovation, David Finn, Vice President of Compliance Strategies, David Holtzman, and Vice President of Security Strategy, Clyde Hewitt, were selected to present three sessions at the 2019 Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Annual Conference and Exhibition. HIMSS brings together 45,000+ health information and technology professionals, clinicians, executives and vendors from around the world
LexisNexis Risk Solutions announced that in December 2018 it met the requirements to become a Certified Qualified Entity (QE) under the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' (CMS) Qualified Entity Certification Program. Based on the volume of LexisNexis Risk Solutions' claims data and other requirements, LexisNexis is recognized as a QE for the 50 states of the US and the District of Columbia.
GRM Information Management, a leading provider of content services, will exhibit at the 2019 Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) annual conference in Orlando, Florida February 11 to 15. HIMSS 2019 attendees are encouraged to stop by GRM’s booth (#2392) to learn more about GRM’s healthcare information management solutions.
Medicomp Systems, a physician-driven provider of clinically contextual patient data solutions, today announced that CareCloud, the platform for high-growth medical groups, has successfully deployed Quippe Clinical Documentation across its customer base, helping providers to deliver optimal care in the most efficient way. The integration of Quippe into the CareCloud platform facilitates the interoperability of clinical data and advances care coordination between care team members.
Novarad Corporation, a leader in the development of medical imaging software, announced today that it has been cited as a Representative Vendor in the 2018 Gartner Market Guide for Vendor-Neutral Archives by analyst Barry Runyon (published on 8 November). The Market Guide provides Gartner’s coverage of an emerging market and focuses on the market definition of and rationale for the market and market dynamics, according to the report.
Building on the successful debut of the Expanse EHR earlier this year, MEDITECH has continued to accelerate its growth in 2018, with more new contracts to implement the popular web-based system.
According to the CDC, diabetes — the seventh leading cause of death — affects more than 30 million people in the US. You can meet the demand for more individualized care, with MEDITECH’s new Diabetes Management Toolkit. Embedded in Expanse Ambulatory, the toolkit supports a comprehensive, longitudinal approach for adults with type 1 and type 2 diabetes.
Berkshire Health Systems (BHS), the leading provider of comprehensive healthcare services in Berkshire County (Mass.), recently signed to implement the intuitive and mobile web-based MEDITECH Expanse Enterprise Health Record (EHR) system. The organization will be adding MEDITECH Ambulatory and MEDITECH Acute Care solutions across its 225 physician practices.