NEWS: Healthland buys integrated clinical and financial software solutions vendor

Healthland, a company providing healthcare information systems to rural hospitals, has acquired American HealthTech, Inc,(AHT) a vendor offering integrated software and electronic health records (EHR) solutions to post-acute care organizations, for an undisclosed amount. The current acquisition will enable the providers to access a novel range of technology management solutions across hospitals, clinics, and post-acute [...]

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NEWS: Deloitte fortifies healthcare and life Science practice by acquiring Recombinant Data Corporation

Deloitte Consulting LLP, a subsidiary of Deloitte LLP, has acquired Recombinant Data Corporation, an analytic and data warehousing solution provider. The acquisition underscores an increasing importance given to clinical information in transforming the healthcare industry.

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NEWS: Wenatchee Valley Medical Center selects Merge Healthcare for data archiving and radiology solutions

Current healthcare reforms, patient safety trends, and competition for referring physicians have made enterprise-wide sharing of images more important than ever. Washington-based Wenatchee Valley Medical Center (WVMC) has selected Merge Healthcare’s Merge PACS™ and iConnect® Enterprise Archive to upgrade their legacy PACS system and allow providers to access patient data and images on a real-time [...]

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ICD-10 a cause of concern for physicians: Nuesoft survey

A recent survey conducted by Nuesoft Technologies finds that 96% of healthcare professionals are concerned about the bearing the migration to International Classification of Diseases version 10 (ICD-10) may have on their practices.

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Accenture to implement TTP’s clinical software to enable ‘One Patient, One Record’ at Airedale NHS Trust

West Yorkshire-based Airedale National Health Service (NHS) Foundation Trust has awarded a three-year contract to Accenture and TTP for deploying a hospital system that will enable physicians to access 1.1 million patient records.

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NEWS: New Mount Elizabeth Novena hospital adopts innovative technology to enhance patient safety and outcomes

CareFusion to showcase innovative technologies at HIMMS AsiaPac12 Singapore, 17 Sept. 2012 – Mount Elizabeth Novena has opened its doors as the first, new private hospital to be built in Singapore in more than 30 years, and it is the first to implement innovative medication and supply management technologies that will enhance patient safety and [...]

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New health IT connectivity enables skilled nursing facilities to exchange PHI Sans EHR

In an attempt to enable seamless flow of patient information from skilled nursing facilities to physicians at a regional health information exchange (HIE), Bellevue, WA-based Caradigm, and Pennsylvania’s Keystone Beacon Community (KBC), have developed the MDS-to-CCD Transformer. This data-sharing capability facilitates data exchange even in the absence of an EHR.

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IT a key driver for OR success: SIS survey

Surgical Information Systems (SIS), a perioperative systems vendor, has found majority of the hospital executives and surgeons expressing confidence in information technology solutions for achieving overall success in the operating room.

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Jordan Hospital connects Plymouth medical community through dbMotion’s interoperability platform

Plymouth, MA-based Jordan Hospital has chosen dbMotion’s interoperability platform to enable the local medical fraternity to provide a single comprehensive record of a patient to caregivers, a critical factor for the success of the Greater Plymouth Health Information Network (GPHIN).

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3M Releases New ICD-10 Financial Analysis Software and Service

3M Health Information Systems, a provider of health IT solutions and services, has announced the inclusion of an analysis tool and consulting services into its International Classification of Diseases – Revision 10 (ICD-10) transition planning solutions suite. This has been designed to assist providers in estimating the ICD-10 transition’s financial impact on each, diagnosis related [...]

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