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ICU Management

Masimo Announces Iris™ Gateway at HIMSS16

2016 07 Mar

Integrated Medical Device Data Management Solution Designed to Fill the Gaps in Electronic Medical RecordsMasimo (NASDAQ: MASI) has announced the debut of Iris™ Gateway, a server-based software solution for integrating medical device data, at the HIMSS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) 2016 Annual Conference and Exhibition in Las... Read more

ICU Management

Masimo Announces FDA 510(k) Clearance for Root® with Noninvasive Blood Pressure and Temperature

2016 07 Mar

Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today FDA 510(k) clearance for noninvasive blood pressure and temperature measurements for the Root® patient monitoring and connectivity platform.Root with noninvasive blood pressure from SunTech Medical enables clinicians to measure arterial blood pressure for adult, pediatric, and neonatal patients, with three distinct... Read more

IMAGING Management

At HIMSS16,Agfa HealthCare Highlights its Enterprise Content Management (ECM) System

2016 29 Feb

Agfa HealthCare's ECM system brings together generic and clinical content management, process and business management, as well as document management workflows specifically designed for the clinical and non-clinical environmentComplimentary to Enterprise Imaging Suite, ECM enables  the sharing of medical images and documents with existing clinical systemsThe... Read more

IT Management

Social Media May Hold Clues to Health Information

2015 14 Oct

Many patients are willing to share and link their social media data with electronic medical record (EMR) data for research purposes, finds a first-of-its-kind study published in the journal BMJ Quality & Safety. A databank that merges social media with EMR data may be able to provide insights about individuals’ health and health outcomes, according... Read more

IT Management

Better Patient Care Management Needed

2015 17 Sep

Better coordination of healthcare services helps to reduce costs and improve quality of patient care. While electronic medical records guide physicians through patient encounters and facilitate the required documentation for billing purposes, the records don't actively support true care coordination, according to an opinion piece for MedCity News. Healthcare... Read more

IMAGING Management

TeraRecon Appoints Jeff Sorenson as President

2015 26 Aug

TeraRecon, (, a leader in advanced visualization and enterprise medical image viewing solutions, today announced leadership changes designed to strengthen the company and position it for the next phases of growth and solution development. Venkatraman Lakshminarayan, who served as CFO since 2005 and CEO since 2014, has stepped down... Read more

IMAGING Management

Can EHR Decision Support Reduce Child Radiation Exposure?

2015 09 May

Risks associated with ionising radiation exposure are greater in children due to their longer life span and greater radiosensitivity. The good news is that according to researchers the risk can be significantly reduced with just a little bit of education. The finding is from a new study, “Point-of-care estimated radiation exposure and imaging guidelines... Read more

Executive Health Management

Improving Outcomes of Weekend Surgeries

2015 30 Apr

A new study shows that patients who undergo surgeries on weekends tend to have longer hospital stays and higher mortality and readmissions. The study was released at the American Surgical Association meeting in San Diego. There could be several reasons for the weekend effect which include reduced staffing and resources as well as fewer experienced... Read more

ICU Management

Masimo Announces Patient SafetyNet Series 5000 with Iris Connectivity and MyView

2015 16 Apr

Bringing Connected Care and Enhancing Clinician Workflow from the Operating Room to the Medical and Surgical UnitMasimo announced the debut of Patient SafetyNet Series 5000™ along with Iris™ Connectivity and MyView™ through the Root® patient monitoring and connectivity platform at the HIMSS Annual Conference and Exhibition in Chicago. This series of... Read more

Executive Health Management

HIMSS Stage 7 Awarded to Radboud University Medical Center

2015 12 Mar

Radboud University Medical Center in the first hospital in the Netherlands and the third in Europe to receive a Stage 7 Award by HIMSS Analytics Europe. The award recognises hospitals operating in a paperless environment and representing best practices in accordance with the European EMR Adoption Model (EMRAM). The other two Stage 7 hospitals in Europe... Read more

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