Vital Further Streamlines Lung Screening Workflow with Support of Nuance PowerScribe® 360 & PenRad™ PenLung™September 12, 2016 - Vital Images is pleased to announce the support of Nuance PowerScribe 360 Reporting and PenRad PenLung Lung Screening Management system in its comprehensive Lung Screening solution. The Vitrea CT Lung Analysis application helps clinicians standardize the diagnosis of lung nodules, while the solution’s workflow system facilitates management of lung screening treatment plans.
The National Institute of Standards & Technology Selects Clearwater Compliance for Research Projects to Bolster Cybersecurity of Wireless IV Medical Infusion PumpsSeptember 8, 2016 - Clearwater Compliance will collaborate with the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence as part of a wide-ranging, first-of-its-kind risk assessment project focusing on wireless IV medical infusion pumps. This research project will investigate how to improve wireless IV medical infusion pumps’ security, with an end goal of helping companies and organizations increase their cyber risk assessment and management capability.
Survey: 8 in 10 Hospital Leaders Say Predictive Analytics is Important to Future Yet Only One-Third Use ItSeptember 7, 2016 – Nearly 80 percent of hospital executives believe the future of healthcare could be significantly improved through the use of predictive analytics, a population health management tool that can help providers stay one step ahead of costly problems like preventable readmissions, patient downturns and contracts with insurers that pay less than the cost of providing care. Yet only 31 percent of hospitals have used the technology for more than a year, and 19 percent have no plans to do so.
Former Intermountain Medical Center CEO/Administrator David Grauer Joins Health Catalyst as Senior Vice PresidentSeptember 6, 2016 - Health Catalyst announced that David Grauer is joining the company as a Senior Vice President, effective September 2016.
Agfa HealthCare’s Enterprise Imaging Platform Selected by The University of Mississippi Medical Cente30 August 2016 - Enterprise Imaging consolidates imaging data from multiple service lines and provides secure access to a patient’s medical images, in one view, accessible ‘anywhere, anytime’. The agreement includes Agfa’s Enterprise Imaging platform, including Enterprise Imaging Vendor-Neutral Archive, XERO® image viewer and Image Exchange. A growing list of customers choose Agfa’s platform for its “more than a VNA” capabilities.
Sunquest Information Systems introduces Sunquest VUE™ for advanced anatomic pathology diagnostic workflowAugust 17, 2016 - Sunquest Information Systems Inc. today announced the general availability of Sunquest VUE 1.0, a new, intuitive solution designed to improve decision-making and efficiency challenges in the anatomic pathology workflow.