Healthcare // Clinical Information Systems
News
9/7/2012
01:47 PM
Connect Directly
RSS
E-Mail
50%
50%

9 Must-See Picture Archiving/Communication Systems

Is it time to replace your outdated PACS? Here's how to find a system with the features and functionality you need.
Previous
9 of 10
Next


McKesson offers a complete suite of medical imaging systems, including McKesson Enterprise Image Repository, a new offering independent of PACS that archives and manages image data. The Horizon Medical Imaging PACS includes a medical imaging workflow platform, a mammography system, medical imaging collaboration tools, medical imaging system tools, and architecture and infrastructure.

Designed to improve the administrative and clinical workflow of radiology departments, the Radiology Manager workflow management software tracks and manages patients and exams. Horizon Study Share is a Web-based system that enables radiologists and other medical imaging specialists to organize and share images, teaching files, and reference case information needed during the course of daily practice using PACS. Variable Thickness Regional Intensity Protocol (VTRIP) allows for efficient reading of CT and magnetic resonance (MR) by embedding advanced viewing, image analysis, and reconstruction capabilities directly into the workflow. McKesson officials assert that this feature allows faster case reading times.

RECOMMENDED READING:

Medical Imaging Options: No Single Vendor Will Do

Dell, Siemens Partner On Image Sharing, Archiving

New FDA Law Paves Way for mHealth Regulations

Maine Health Information Exchange Adds Medical Images

Cerner Hosting Outage Raises Doctor, Hospital Concerns

5 Trends Will Reshape Health IT In 2013

11 Super Mobile Medical Apps

Previous
9 of 10
Next
Comment  | 
Print  | 
More Insights
Comments
Newest First  |  Oldest First  |  Threaded View
AmroS906
50%
50%
AmroS906,
User Rank: Apprentice
11/25/2013 | 6:33:57 PM
re: 9 Must-See Picture Archiving/Communication Systems
check out this PACS for 59 Cents per study.

www.xrayline.com

is it still worth it to pay big $$$$$$ for the other 9 PACS ?

 
jaysimmons
50%
50%
jaysimmons,
User Rank: Apprentice
9/15/2012 | 11:38:04 PM
re: 9 Must-See Picture Archiving/Communication Systems
Anything that can help integration & usability of these expensive tests is a win to healthcare. Sometimes it amazes me that these tests are so expensive and yet so difficult to interface with. It sounds like better solutions are just on the horizon!
Jay Simmons
Information Week Contributor
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
White Papers
Current Issue
InformationWeek Tech Digest - July10, 2014
When selecting servers to support analytics, consider data center capacity, storage, and computational intensity.
Flash Poll
Video
Slideshows
Twitter Feed
InformationWeek Radio
Archived InformationWeek Radio
Join InformationWeek’s Lorna Garey and Mike Healey, president of Yeoman Technology Group, an engineering and research firm focused on maximizing technology investments, to discuss the right way to go digital.
Live Streaming Video
Everything You've Been Told About Mobility Is Wrong
Attend this video symposium with Sean Wisdom, Global Director of Mobility Solutions, and learn about how you can harness powerful new products to mobilize your business potential.