The Third Annual Enterprise Cloud Index: Healthcare Industry FindingsGlobal conditions have driven healthcare IT (HIT) through a period of profound and rapid transformation. This year’s Enterprise Cloud Index: Healthcare Industry Findings garners insights from HIT decision-makers from around the world to give you an expansive view into how these forces are affecting their strategic priorities.
Capsule CEO Hemant Goel Earns CHIME’s Healthcare Hero DistinctionANDOVER, MA — FEBRUARY 2, 2021 — Capsule Technologies announced today that The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) has named Capsule CEO Hemant Goel a CHIME Healthcare Hero for outstanding service during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Medigate Named Healthcare IoT Security Leader in 2021 Best in KLAS: Software & Services ReportFebruary 02, 2021 08:01 AM Eastern Standard Time NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Medigate, a healthcare dedicated device security and asset management company, today announced it was selected as the 2021 Best in KLAS for Healthcare IoT Security in the KLAS Software & Services Report.
Impact Advisors Named Best in KLAS No. 1 Security and Privacy Consulting ServicesHICAGO (Feb. 2, 2021) — Impact Advisors, a leading healthcare consultancy providing strategy, operations, revenue cycle and technology services, has been named No.1 Best in KLAS for Security and Privacy Consulting Services in the 2021 Best in KLAS: Software and Services Report with a score of 99.1.
Allscripts and US Orthopedic Alliance Expand Strategic Partnership, Ushering in ‘The Gold Standard’ For Orthopedic Technology PlatformsCHICAGO – Jan. 26, 2021 – Allscripts Healthcare Solutions (NASDAQ: MDRX) today announced a strategic technology partnership with US Orthopedic Alliance (USOA), an orthopedic management services provider based in Southern California, to support USOA’s growth and pursue additional relationships with leading orthopedic providers nationwide.
Former HHS Assistant Secretary for Aging Lance Robertson Joins GuidehouseWASHINGTON – January 27, 2021 – The Honorable Lance Robertson, former US Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) Assistant Secretary for Aging, has been named a director at Guidehouse, a leading global provider of consulting services to the public and commercial markets.
Optimum Healthcare IT Partners with University of Colorado Denver for Optimum CareerPathJacksonville Beach, FL – January 26, 2021 – Optimum Healthcare IT, a Best in KLAS healthcare IT staffing and consulting services company, announced today that they have partnered with the University of Colorado Denver (CU Denver) for provide recent college graduates a pathway to high-paying healthcare IT jobs through the Optimum CareerPath™ apprenticeship program.
Allscripts collaborates with Microsoft, MATTER and ARC Innovation Center at Sheba Medical Center to discover new innovationsCHICAGO – January 27, 2021 – Allscripts Healthcare Solutions (NASDAQ MDRX), MATTER, Microsoft and ARC Innovation Center at Sheba Medical Center hosted a challenge in December for health IT developers focused on reimagining care delivery. 2020 marked 200 years since the trailblazing social reformer and nurse Florence Nightingale was born, and in honor of the mark she left on healthcare, the World Health Organization named 2020 the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife.
New Report: 36% of Patients Sacrifice Medications to Afford Basic NeedsCOLUMBUS, Ohio, Jan. 26, 2020 – The impact from the COVID-19 pandemic caused tens of millions of Americans to lose their jobs, health insurance and, for some, access to their medications.1 New research released today by CoverMyMeds found that 65 percent of patients were financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic2 and 36 percent sacrificed their treatments or medications to pay for bills and basic needs.
Interlace Health Names Allison Reichenbach as PresidentST. LOUIS, January 27, 2021 — Interlace Health (formerly FormFast), a healthcare process transformation company, has announced that Allison Reichenbach, former Chief Operating Officer, has been promoted to the position of President. She succeeds Randy Campbell, who will assume the role of Chief Technology Officer.
Scottsdale Institute CIO Summit Examines New Alignment for ITChicago (Jan. 26, 2021) — Chief information officers (CIOs) from 24 leading health systems across the nation recently convened at Scottsdale Institute’s annual CIO Summit.
Divurgent Launches Virtual COVID-19 Vaccination Support Center for Organizations Experiencing Significant Call Volumes Related to SchedulingAs organizations rollout vaccinations across their populations, many are exclusively scheduling through patient portals –with this effort, organizations are seeing significant increases in call volumes January 21, 2021 – Virginia Beach, VA – Divurgent, an international IT consulting company, announced today that it has launched and successfully deployed a Virtual Patient Support Solution to address... read more
18 Steward Health Care hospitals complete virtual implementations of MEDITECH’s Expanse EHRThe largest physician-owned, private, for-profit healthcare network in the U.S. adopted Expanse across their Western facilities in just three months. January 20, 2021 Steward Health Care’s relationship with MEDITECH has strengthened despite the challenges of the coronavirus, as the two organizations worked together this fall to virtually deploy MEDITECH Expanse across 18 Steward facilities located... read more
ANCILE Solutions Achieves ISO/IEC 27001:2013 CertificationThe widely recognized Information Security certification has been awarded to ANCILE for its uPerform digital learning platform. ANCILE Solutions, the company behind the market-leading Digital Learning Platform uPerform®, announced today that it achieved the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 27001:2013 certification, demonstrating its dedication to security management best practices. ISO 27001 is one of the... read more
uPerform by ANCILE Solutions Launches SMART on FHIR Capability for Digital Training Within Electronic Health Record SystemsHealth systems can integrate training and performance support in the workflows of their EHRs to drive clinician proficiency and satisfaction. ANCILE Solutions, the company behind the market-leading Digital Learning Platform uPerform®, is pleased to announce support for the SMART on FHIR standard. uPerform empowers health systems to deliver higher quality EHR education with role-based training... read more
Nominations Open for New Healthiverse Heroes AwardDrFirst Launches Award for Healthcare Providers and Organizations Using Technology to Unite the Interconnected Healthcare Universe ROCKVILLE, Md., January 15, 2021 –Nominations are open for a new award recognizing Healthiverse Heroes. The award is offered by health technology pioneer DrFirst to honor healthcare providers and organizations that are breaking through information silos that get in the way... read more
Divurgent Hires John Ward, MBA, CPA as Chief Financial OfficerJohn Ward to lead Divurgent’s financial organization as the company positions itself for future growth and expansion. January 12, 2021 – Virginia Beach, VA – Divurgent, an international IT consulting company, announced today that it hired John Ward, MBA, CPA as Chief Financial Officer. John joins Divurgent with over 20 years of IT services company... read more
DrFirst Passes 100 Million Real-Time Price Transparency Checks Informing Providers and Patients About Prescription CostsmyBenefitCheckSM helps over 100,000 providers order medications patients can afford by sharing prescription coverage and cost information in prescribing workflows at the point of care ROCKVILLE, Md., January 11, 2021 – Cost is the determining factor for patients deciding whether or not to pick up prescriptions waiting for them at the pharmacy. When medications are too costly,... read more
Kirby Partners and Ouellette & Associates Launch Healthcare TechLX Leadership Development ProgramLake Mary, FL – January 7, 2021 Kirby Partners and Ouellette & Associates are collaborating to collectively launch the Healthcare Technology Leadership Experience (The Healthcare TechLX). With more than 65 years of combined experience, and the benefit of decades-long relationships, the two firms have established themselves as the leaders in their respective fields. The Healthcare... read more
Capsule and Retia Medical Collaborate on Argos Cardiac Monitor to Streamline Device Interoperability, Protect Patient SafetyANDOVER, MA, AND VALHALLA, NY, JANUARY 5, 2021– Retia Medical is the first company to utilize Capsule Technologies’ new Device Driver Interface (DDI) development strategy to integrate its Argos Cardiac Monitor, the companies announced today. Capsule’s new DDI development strategy uses the Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise-Patient Care Device (IHE-PCD) framework to speed device connectivity to... read more