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Content tagged with Clinical Information Systems posted in February 2011
Guerra On Healthcare: HIMSS Buzz Doesn't Square With Reality
Commentary  |  2/28/2011  | 
The top trends seen at the leading health IT conference -- accountable care organizations, payment reform, medical homes -- are far removed from the real issues confronting CIOs in the trenches.
Microsoft And Philips To Provide Better View Of Radiology Data
News  |  2/23/2011  | 
Technology will simplify radiologists' challenging workflow and offer complete view of patient records.
Microsoft, Dell To Deliver SaaS Analytics For Community Hospitals
News  |  2/23/2011  | 
Duo teams on analytics, informatics, business intelligence and performance improvement technology.
Meaningful Use Big Business For Healthcare Consulting Firms
News  |  2/23/2011  | 
IT consulting firms are helping healthcare providers assess health IT systems for potential HIPAA violations and achieve the fine points of meaningful use compliance.
IBM, UNC Launch Health Information Exchange
News  |  2/23/2011  | 
The system will facilitate the sharing of medical information among hospitals and healthcare practices across North Carolina.
Oracle Upgrades Health Information Exchange Suite
News  |  2/22/2011  | 
The pre-integrated suite provides one-stop shopping for health information exchange organizations that are looking to minimize the need for hybrid product integration, claims Oracle.
Microsoft, Athenahealth Collaborate On Amalga, HealthVault
News  |  2/22/2011  | 
The Microsoft and Athenahealth alliance will funnel cloud-based Athenahealth e-health record and practice management data to Microsoft Amalga and HealthVault platforms.
Dell Intros Cloud Services For Healthcare Providers
News  |  2/21/2011  | 
Subscription-based services will help physicians and hospitals use private clouds to organize and access medical data.
Healthcare Heads Toward The Cloud
Commentary  |  2/21/2011  | 
Healthcare has been slower than most industries to embrace cloud computing, but that's starting to change.
Clinical Decision Support Tools Help Doctors See Important Data
News  |  2/21/2011  | 
New product suite from Anvita Health focuses physicians on patients' most relevant health information and aid in meaningful use analysis.
Imprivata Rolls Out Desktop Virtualization For Healthcare
News  |  2/21/2011  | 
Vendor pairs its single sign-on technology with VMware to provide physicians with fast remote access to data.
Hitachi Unveils Centralized Clinical Repository
News  |  2/21/2011  | 
New healthcare information management system digs deep into metadata to improve interoperability and the value of clinical data.
Hewlett-Packard Expands Digital Healthcare Framework
News  |  2/20/2011  | 
Products let hospitals provide coordinated care in both their inpatient and outpatient facilities.
Penn Medicine's Tech-Enabled Culture
Commentary  |  2/18/2011  | 
Six steps to making technology an integral part of a large healthcare organization.
There's More To Patient Safety Than 'Meaningful Use'
Commentary  |  2/17/2011  | 
One medical center's new hospital includes medication management and other systems that go beyond meaningful use.
IBM, Nuance Envision Watson Helping Doctors
News  |  2/16/2011  | 
Two companies plan to apply the advanced computing system's problem-solving capabilities to improve healthcare diagnosis and treatment.
Meditech Consulting Market Tightly Bunched
News  |  2/9/2011  | 
Clients hire Dell Services and Navin, Haffty & Associates twice as often as firms that advise on multiple vendor brands, according to a KLAS report.
National Health IT Coordinator Blumenthal Stepping Down
News  |  2/3/2011  | 
Dr. David Blumenthal, leader of the HITECH Act's meaningful use programs, told staff he only planned to stay in nation's top health IT job for two years.

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