Cerner Collaboration to Increase Access to Cancer Clinical TrialsKANSAS CITY, Mo. – May 18, 2022 –Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ: CERN), Elligo Health Research® and Freenome are collaborating to enable a clinical trial through the Learning Health Network to help advance early cancer detection.
Healthlink Advisors Ranked as a Top Performer in KLAS First Look Research ReportST. PETERSBURG, FL., (May 12) 2022) – Healthlink Advisors, a leading healthcare consulting firm focused on healthcare IT (HIT) planning and assessment, announced significant industry recognition in a First Look report published this week by KLAS Research.
Impact Advisors Hires Ryan McDaniel to Lead ERP TeamCHICAGO (May 12, 2022) — Impact Advisors, a leading healthcare consultancy providing strategy, operations, revenue cycle and technology services, announced that Ryan McDaniel has joined its senior leadership team.
UpStream Moves to the Innovaccer Health Cloud to Accelerate Transformation of U.S. HealthcareSAN FRANCISCO—May 12, 2022— Innovaccer Inc., the Health Cloud company, announced that UpStream Healthcare, the fastest growing primary healthcare solution provider in the country, has chosen the Innovaccer® Health Cloud, its Data Activation Platform, and entire application suite to accelerate UpStream’s mission to transform U.S. healthcare by driving better outcomes for patients and improving financial outcomes for providers.
Gary Druckenmiller Jr. Joins Innovaccer Management TeamSAN FRANCISCO—May 12th, 2022—Innovaccer Inc., the Health Cloud company, announced Gary Druckenmiller Jr. has joined the team as general manager of patient relationship management (PRM). He brings a broad scope of experience and unique perspective from outside of the healthcare industry and from consumer health and physician engagement company Healthgrades.
Innovaccer Unveils ACO REACH Accelerator ToolkitSAN FRANCISCO—May 12, 2022—Innovaccer Inc., the Health Cloud company, launched its ACO REACH Accelerator toolkit, an innovative technology-enabled suite designed to help accountable care organizations succeed in the ACO REACH model recently announced by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).
DrFirst Medication Management Solution Wins 2022 MedTech Breakthrough AwardROCKVILLE, Md., May 5, 2022 – Health technology pioneer DrFirst today announced that MedHx Companion has been selected as the “Best Computerized Decision Support Solution” in the MedTech Breakthrough Awards program. MedTech Breakthrough is an independent market intelligence organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies, and products in the global health and medical technology market.
Pivot Point Consulting Issues “Q2 2022 Healthcare IT Trends Report” With 6 Key Insights and Implications for IT LeadersNASHVILLE, Tenn., May 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Pivot Point Consulting, a Vaco Company, and 2022 #2 Best in KLAS: Overall IT Services Firm, today released its second quarter Healthcare IT Directions Report, underscoring six trends certain to drive health IT decision-making in 2022.
CloudWave and Tausight Partner to Provide Cloud-Based Managed Service for Industry’s First Situational PHI Awareness PlatformBOSTON and MARLBOROUGH, Mass – May 4, 2022 — Tausight, the PHI detection company for healthcare, and CloudWave, the largest independent provider of EHR hosting and managed healthcare cloud services, today announced a strategic partnership to provide healthcare organizations with a cloud-based managed service for detecting, tracking and analyzing protected health information (PHI) activity and risk in real-time, anywhere in today’s distributed healthcare ecosystem.
Divurgent Names Ed Marx as New Chief Executive Officer and Colin Konschak as Chairman of the Board of DirectorsVIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (May 3, 2022) – Divurgent, a nationally recognized healthcare IT consulting company, is proud to announce Ed Marx, a renowned leader with more than 30 years of experience, as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
Amy Dirks Stevens Joins Innovaccer Leadership TeamSAN FRANCISCO—May 3, 2022—Today Innovaccer Inc., the Health Cloud company, announced Amy Dirks Stevens has joined its leadership team. As general manager of provider performance and value-driven transformation, she will apply her extensive experience in the healthcare industry as an entrepreneur, strategist, and voice for health equity to lead the company’s portfolio of contract performance capabilities, helping customers succeed across the continuum from fee-for-service to value-based care and population health management.
Research: Chronic Data Readiness Issues Impeding Digital Transformation in HealthcareSan Francisco—May 3, 2022—A majority of healthcare leaders have established digital transformation as a top priority spurred by the pandemic, yet they’re facing a chronic, underlying challenge that’s impeding their efforts: data readiness.
Censinet Appoints Healthcare Finance Veteran Shawn Burke as Chief Financial OfficerBoston, MA – April 28, 2022 – Censinet, the leading provider of healthcare IT risk solutions, today announced that Shawn Burke has joined the Company as Chief Financial Officer. Most recently, Burke was VP, Finance at RStudio and led the finance organization through a period of significant growth and transformation.
Impact Advisors Hires Bruce (Skip) Lemon to Lead IT Advisory ServicesCHICAGO (April 27, 2022) — Impact Advisors, a leading healthcare consultancy providing strategy, operations, revenue cycle and technology services, announced that Bruce (Skip) Lemon has joined its senior leadership team as a vice president.
PRESS GANEY ADVANCES TECHNOLOGY VIA ACQUISITION OF FORSTA, A GLOBAL LEADER IN MARKET RESEARCH, CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE AND EMPLOYEE EXPERIENCEBOSTON AND LONDON (April 27, 2022) — Press Ganey, renowned leader in patient, member, employee and consumer experience across the healthcare ecosystem, announced it has completed its acquisition of Forsta, a leading global provider of market research, customer experience (CX) and employee experience (EX) technology.
Press Ganey Announces Plans to Acquire Forsta — A Leader in the 2021 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Voice Of The Customer — To Accelerate Innovation in the Global Healthcare Experience IndustryBOSTON, LONDON AND OSLO, NORWAY (FEBRUARY 7, 2022) — Press Ganey, a renowned leader in patient, member, employee and consumer experience across the healthcare ecosystem, today announced its plans to acquire Forsta, an industry-leading global provider of customer experience and market research technology.
DrFirst Pharmacy Solution Earns Edison Award for Excellence in Commercial Technology, Consumer SafetyRockville, MD, April 25, 2022 – DrFirst’s SmartSuite for Pharmacy has earned a prestigious Bronze Edison Award in the Commercial Technology, Consumer Safety Category, honoring the solution’s innovative use of artificial intelligence (AI) to improve safety for patients and efficiency for pharmacies.
CTG Partners with VCU Health System to Support System-Wide Epic DeploymentBuffalo, New York, March 1, 2022– CTG (NASDAQ: CTG), a leading provider of digital IT solutions in North America and Western Europe, today announced the successful collaboration with VCU Health System during their Epic go-live in December 2021.
Howard Brown Health, OCHIN and Pivot Point Consulting Collaborate on Epic Electronic Health Record ImplementationNASHVILLE, Tenn., April 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- 2022 #2 Best in KLAS: Overall IT Services Firm, Pivot Point Consulting, a Vaco Company, has been selected by Howard Brown Health, one of the nation's largest healthcare and social services provider for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+) individuals, to provide project management, resourcing and advisory services for their OCHIN Epic EHR implementation.
Why Is This Still a Thing? Half of Consumers Have Abandoned a Prescription at the Pharmacy Because of CostROCKVILLE, Md., April 12, 2022 – Even with the availability of price transparency tools, many patients are still left in the dark about prescription costs, with half of consumers abandoning needed medications at the pharmacy, according to a recent consumer survey sponsored by health technology pioneer DrFirst.