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.
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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.
Zingbox, the provider of the most widely deployed healthcare Internet of Things (IoT) analytics platform, today announced that Bear Valley Community Hospital (BVCH) has deployed Zingbox IoT Guardian to protect and monitor their network of connected medical devices.
SPH Analytics, the top ranked MACRA and MIPS Technology vendor, is proud to support U.S. National Health IT Week, a nationwide awareness week focused on catalyzing actionable change within the U.S. health system through the application of information and technology.
Corepoint Health, a leading provider of healthcare integration and interoperability solutions, today announced the appointment of Sean Cassidy as Chief Executive Officer. The company also announced that Phil Guy, who had been the CEO since 2005, will continue to serve Corepoint Health as Chairman of its Board of Directors.
Linguamatics, the leading natural language processing (NLP) text analytics provider, today announced that multiple top-tier biopharma firms and healthcare organizations will share best practices and present a variety of use cases at the upcoming Linguamatics Fall Text Mining Summit. At the October 15-17, 2018 Summit in New Castle, N.H., Linguamatics clients, staff, and other members of the text mining technology community will exchange ideas, network, discuss industry trends, and explore the latest NLP text mining enhancements.
Carestream Health researchers and scientists will participate in scientific presentations that showcase advances in medical imaging at the upcoming Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual conference.
SPH Analytics, the top ranked MACRA and MIPS Technology vendor, today announced that an abstract about its Quality Measures Medicare solution for MIPS will be the subject of a poster presentation at the 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting and Postgraduate Course for the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG), which is taking place October 5-10 in Philadelphia.
International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra will install its radiology and cardiology PACS throughout South Dakota-based Regional Health. The Sectra solution, integrated with the Epic EMR, will ensure high system availability and reliability throughout the five hospital, twenty-five clinic organization.
Santa Rosa Consulting, Inc., a leading provider of management consulting and information technology services for the healthcare industry and a MEDITECH READY-certified firm, announced today that Berkshire Health Systems, a leading not-for-profit provider of superior and comprehensive healthcare services, has selected the firm to lead its MEDITECH Expanse system implementation.
eClinicalWorks®, a leader in healthcare IT solutions, today announces a partnership with Care UK, the United Kingdom’s largest independent provider of health and social care, to provide the capability to integrate data from WellWatch™, a smart watch, directly into the company’s healow™ (Health & Online Wellness) mobile app, promoting an independent and healthy lifestyle. The integration will empower Care UK’s WellWatch customers, creating a unique monitoring system underpinned by an unrivalled 24/7/365 clinical telephony service.
eClinicalWorks®, a leader in healthcare IT solutions, today announced that Palmer College of Chiropractic has selected the eClinicalWorks cloud-centric EHRfor its more than 2,000 students and 158 faculty members, across 10 clinics. eClinicalWorks was selected because its flexible and customizable solutions offer a seamless exchange of patient information that promotes more effective care and better outcomes.
eClinicalWorks®, a leader in healthcare IT solutions, today kicks off its 2018 National Conference, announcing innovations around physician burnout, interoperability, and telehealth technologies. The event is sold out, with a crowd of over 5,000 on-site attendees and another 5,500 employees livestreaming. The conference brings together users of eClinicalWorks’ software for education, training, and networking.
eClinicalWorks®, a leader in healthcare IT solutions, today announced it has become one of the first Electronic Health Record (EHR) companies to be approved and to integrate with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Blue Button® 2.0 API. The Blue Button 2.0 API contains four years of Medicare Part A, B and D data for 53 million Medicare beneficiaries. eClinicalWorks will support the Consumer-Directed Exchange, covering numerous functions to improve patient access to health data and assist in informed health decisions.
eClinicalWorks®, a leader in healthcare IT solutions, today announced the debut of Prizma, a health information search engine, to facilitate care across networks. By coordinating information from interoperability networks, such as CommonWell and Carequality, as well as payers such as CMS Blue Button® 2.0 API, Prizma will establish one longitudinal view to provide the critical information providers need to make informed health decisions. Prizma is integrated directly into the eClinicalWorks Electronic Health Record (EHR), providing seamless access for providers, ensuring complete and accurate patient information at the point of care.
A multiyear study on the adoption of speech recognition technology and its impact on provider documentation in the electronic health record software at Health Quest’s flagship hospital, Vassar Brothers Medical Center, revealed significant improvements in documentation quality, provider satisfaction, workflow, efficiency and reduced medical transcription costs. Vassar Brothers Medical Center uses Nuance Communications, Inc.’s Dragon Medical speech recognition technology.
Today, at the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) Convention and Exhibit (booth #937), Nuance Communications, Inc. introduced and demonstrated Nuance CDE One, and other new clinical documentation excellence solutions. CDE One is a cloud-based workflow management, collaboration and insight system designed for clinical documentation improvement (CDI) teams. CDE One’s artificial intelligence (AI)-powered capabilities enable smarter workflows and enhanced care team collaboration, satisfaction and efficiency. Additionally, CDE One’s powerful analytics provide health system executives with key insights into staff, physician and program performance. Because of its cloud-based deployment, CDE One also reduces health system resources spent on technical support and overall maintenance. Additionally, Nuance clinical documentation excellence solutions are hosted on Microsoft® Azure, a HITRUST CSF-certified hosting infrastructure, to assist the customer with privacy, security, and compliance.