Greenville Health System converts to Agfa HealthCare’s Enterprise Imaging Platform for Image Management24 January 2017 - In a move to adopt a single vendor information and image-sharing platform for its system-wide collaborative needs, South Carolina’s Greenville Health System (GHS) recently signed an agreement with Agfa HealthCare for its Enterprise Imaging platform. The suite of solutions will allow it to seamlessly connect its facilities with patient imaging and textual data across the Upstate of South Carolina. Agfa HealthCare’s North American headquarters is located right in GHS’ backyard, in downtown Greenville.
Agfa HealthCare scores highest rated in overall satisfaction for Universal Viewer in latest KLAS Enterprise Imaging Report24 January 2017 - While the expectations of healthcare providers from their vendor neutral archive* (VNA) and universal viewer vendors have risen in the past year, says a new report by KLAS, Agfa HealthCare customers are increasingly satisfied with the company’s Enterprise Imaging solution.
Sectra Announces Breast Imaging PACS Contract with Lynn Sage Comprehensive Breast Center at Northwestern Memorial HospitalJanuary 12, 2017 - Sectra announces that the Lynn Sage Comprehensive Breast Center at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, has entered into a multi-year agreement to utilize Sectra PACS for all their breast imaging workflow.
Santa Rosa Consulting Leads Memorial Health System through Full Life-Cycle Migration to MEDITECH 6.15January 11, 2017 - Santa Rosa Consulting, Inc. today announced another highly successful MEDITECH 6.15 migration. Memorial Health System (MHS) in Marietta, Ohio, selected Santa Rosa as their lead migration partner from MEDITECH Acute 6.0 to MEDITECH 6.15. Santa Rosa has emerged as the leading MEDITECH implementation partner for MEDITECH’s 6.15 Ambulatory platform, with the largest and most complex implementation to date completed and 5 additional implementations underway.
Iatric Systems Announces New FlexButtonTM Application to Bring Third-Party Patient Data into the EHR WorkflowJanuary 10, 2017 – To help streamline clinical workflows, Iatric Systems, Inc., today launched FlexButton™, expanding its robust suite of solutions aimed at increasing access to patient data. FlexButton works with an array of EHR systems, alerting clinicians to key patient information in various healthcare IT systems and bringing it into the EHR workflow so clinicians avoid the burden of managing multiple sign-ons and passwords.
Vancouver Island Health Authority Selects the Vocera Communication Platform to Improve Clinical Workflow EfficiencyJanuary 5, 2017 - Vocera Communication today announced that Vancouver Island Health Authority (Island Health) selected the Vocera Communication Platform for secure text messaging, voice communication and alerts. Island Health chose the Vocera smartphone solution after collaborative research conducted by the Pharmacy Department and the Information Technology Department showed the mobile application reduced interruptions to patient care and significantly improved clinical communication, workflow and physician response time.
KLAS Report on Population Health Management Companies Identifies Health Catalyst as Highest Rated Preliminary VendorJanuary 4, 2017 - The respected healthcare technology research firm KLAS has rated Health Catalyst the highest among early “preliminary data” population health companies profiled in its new report, “Population Health Management 2016: The Training Wheels Are Off,” released Jan. 3.