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HIMSS Analytics Honors Reading Health System with Stage 7 Award

HIMSS Analytics has awarded Reading Health System, in West Reading, Pa., with a Stage 7Award. The award represents NIH’s attainment of the highest level on the Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model™ (EMRAM). HIMSS Analytics developed...Show More Summary

ICD-10 … At Last – A Statement from AHIMA CEO Lynne Thomas Gordon

The following is a statement from AHIMA CEO Lynne Thomas Gordon, MBA, RHIA, CAE, FACHE, FAHIMA, on the new code set: “Following years of training, testing and collaboration, October 1 will be a momentous day for the healthcare industry and the patients we serve when the ICD-10-CM/PCS code set makes its long-awaited debut. Show More Summary

Medfusion Launches First Consumer Mobile App to Simplify Healthcare Records

Medfusion has announced the introduction of Medfusion Plus, for consumers using mobile devices. In the past, patients desiring access to their medical records had to request and pay for a paper copy. With the advent of portals, patients...Show More Summary

White Paper Released on the Rapid Implementation of IPC Technology

GetWellNetwork has announced a new white paper detailing Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital’s (CRMH) implementation of IPC technology throughout its facility. With more than 700 inpatient beds, CRMH is one of the largest hospitals in Virginia and is part of the Carilion Clinic health system. Show More Summary

Is Telemedicine the Next “Big Thing” in HIT?

“We were curious to see if the positive view of the telemedicine market that came through in our 2014 Telemedicine Study was still tracking today,” said Brendan FitzGerald, HIMSS Analytics Research Director. “The quick answer is yes; however, despite positive indicators there are still components that make this a complex market. Show More Summary

KLAS Announces Top-Performing Vendors in 2015 Midterm Performance Review: Software & Services Report

Thousands of healthcare providers at physician offices, clinics, hospitals and IDNs in Northern America weighed in to provide feedback about healthcare technology software vendors in 93 market segments. The KLAS 2015 Midterm Performance...Show More Summary

Mana Health’s ManaPortal Achieves ONC HIT 2014 Edition Modular Ambulatory and Inpatient EHR Certification from ICSA Labs

Mana Health’s ManaPorta version 1.0.0, has achieved ONC HIT 2014 Edition Modular EHR certification, which designates that the software is capable of supporting eligible providers and hospitals with meeting the Stage 1 and Stage 2 Meaningful...Show More Summary

White Plume Makes ICD-10 Easy for Physicians

For over 30 years the preferred tool used by nearly all physicians to communicate what occurred in an office visit was the paper superbill.  It was universally adopted by physicians across the US.  There were no mandates, no government incentives, no threatened penalties, no consultants or complex searches for best practices. Show More Summary

InfuSystem Integrates With Epic EMR System at University of California – San Diego Moores Cancer Center

InfuSystem Holdings a leading  national provider of infusion pumps and related services for the healthcare industry in the United States and Canada, announced today the rollout of InfuSystem EXPRESS, the Company’s patent-pending EMR connectivity solution, at the University of California – San Diego Moores Cancer Center. Show More Summary

Is the Doctor In? Network Design Considerations in Evolving Healthcare Systems

The following is a guest post from Dr. Cahit Jay Akin Today’s healthcare systems are a far cry from the systems your mother new. Today, healthcare is largely (an increasingly) data-driven, and a patient’s full medical history is fully contained within an Electronic Medical Records (EMR) and Electronic Healthcare Record (EHR). Show More Summary

athenahealth and Liaison Technologies Partner to Accelerate Deployment Times

Liaison Technologies, an industry-recognized leader in cloud-based integration and data management offerings, today announced the partnership with athenahealth for HL7 lab and imaging test results interoperability. athenahealth, a leading...Show More Summary

DICOM Grid Debuts “Medical Selfie” to Share Images using an iPhone

DICOM Grid has announced the release of “medical selfie”, a new feature available through its mobile optimized medical image management platform. Using the feature, patients and care providers can upload medical pictures taken on an iOs device and securely share them with physicians. Show More Summary

Amazing Charts Aids Physician Transition to ICD-10 Coding With User-Friendly Technology and Free Education

Amazing Charts has introduced a product solution and free educational resources to address the Oct.1, 2015 transition to ICD-10. Amazing Charts EHR Version 8.2 will allow physicians to use clinically relevant terms to accurately and efficiently find ICD-10 codes. Show More Summary

ClearDATA Introduces New Healthcare Managed Cloud on Amazon Web Services

ClearDATA, the healthcare-exclusive industry leader in cloud computing, platform and information security services, announced today the launch of its Healthcare Managed Cloud that runs on Amazon Web Services (AWS). The new offering enables...Show More Summary

Healthland Acquires Rycan, Broadening Revenue Cycle Management Offering

In a move that delivers technology advances to both community hospitals and skilled nursing facilities, healthcare technology provider Healthland has acquired Rycan, a healthcare revenue cycle solutions firm based in Minnesota. Rycan...Show More Summary

e-MDs Merges with MDeverywhere

e-MDs, a provider of ambulatory EMR and practice management solutions, today announced that it has been acquired by Marlin Equity Partners (“Marlin”), a global investment firm. Following the acquisition, e-MDs has been merged with MDeverywhere,...Show More Summary

Few Vendors Stand Out in Turbulent Small-Practice EMR Market

Cerner and PCC have been rated as the top performers for small physician practices, with Cerner being top rated for broad-use EMRs and PCC for specialty-specific EMRs. This at a time when just more than one-quarter of providers at small practices feel stuck with or plan to leave their current EMR vendor. Show More Summary

Practice Fusion Releases Free e-Prescribing of Controlled Medications to Help Ensure I-STOP Compliance for 77,000 Eligible New York State Providers

Practice Fusion has announced that it is now certified for the electronic prescribing of controlled substances (EPCS).  With this certification, Practice Fusion can help ensure that its New York State physicians are able to comply with the Internet System for Tracking Over-Prescribing Act (I-STOP) requirement for EPCS. Show More Summary

AAFP Ranks Praxis #1 for Happiness when Switching EHRs

The American Academy of Family Physicians ranks Praxis EMR the number one EHR by physicians in the new survey “Physicians Who have Switched EHRs.”  The AAFP’s award-winning Family Practice Management (FPM) magazine publishes a nationally...Show More Summary

SOAPware, Inc. Introduces State-of-the-Art Patient Engagement Platform

SOAPware has announced the introduction of myHEALTHware™, a product they’re calling “the complete solution to patient care coordination.” myHEALTHware combines the best of social networking with 20 years of medical software know-how resulting in a robust, feature-rich platform that delivers maximum privacy, security and ease-of-use. Show More Summary

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