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IT Innovations for Enhanced Care

2015 13 Apr

The proper collection, management and utilisation of health information play a critical role in modern healthcare. Electronic health records (EHR) serve as the main carrier of medical information, and emerging information technologies — health sensing, big data analysis and cloud computing — provide great potential for facilitating research and improving... Read more

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Personalised Care Pushes Health Providers' Shift to the Cloud

2014 20 Nov

Cloud computing service providers offering guaranteed reliability and clear data portability terms stand to benefit from the fast-growing healthcare cloud market in the United States and Europe, according to Frost & Sullivan. Average market penetration rates are projected to increase by 10 to 30 percent by the end of the decade. Investments in healthcare... Read more

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KCR Moves To Cloud-Based Content Management Solution

2014 30 Oct

KCR, the European Contract Research Organization (CRO) operating across 19 European countries and in the U.S., has turned to the cloud in a move to improve cross-functional collaboration and trial operations. KCR will replace the mix of paper and file-share solutions used to manage trial master files with Veeva Systems’ cloud-based content management... Read more

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Open Platform Enables Secure Personal Health Record Apps

2014 01 Jul

Patient participation in healthcare is facilitated by the use of personal health records. However, the closed nature of Personal Health Record (PHR) systems and privacy concerns have limited their adoption. In this paper, the authors introduce the MyPHRMachines cloud-based PHR platform, which enables external developers to develop apps, and allows... Read more

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Calgary Scientific’s ResolutionMD 4.0 Extends Access to Non-DICOM Data

2014 29 May

Seamlessly image-enabling any healthcare enterprise Calgary Scientific Inc., a company known for creating transformative technology for the medical industry and beyond, has made it even easier for healthcare enterprises to retrieve and review any patient image, and diagnose from mobile devices in a completely secure manner with the introduction... Read more

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Nuance PowerShare Network: Industry's Largest Imaging Exchange

2014 22 Apr

Industry’s largest medical imaging network helps providers and patients coordinate care and share information across distances and disparate healthcare systems Nuance Communications, Inc. has announced the immediate availability of Nuance PowerShare™ Network, the industry’s largest cloud-based network for securely connecting physicians, patients,... Read more

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Agfa HealthCare’s ICIS to Image-Enable Hospital Group’s EMR

2014 27 Mar

ZNA hospital group in Belgium extends Agfa HealthCare’s ICIS to integrate all medical images onto a single cloud-based platform All relevant images will become part of the patient record, regardless of source, leading to an image-enabled EMR Solution will integrate all medical images from different departments and facilities, whether DICOM... Read more

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The 2014 Cloud Computing Policy Conference USA

2014 11 Jun

The 2014 Cloud Computing Policy Conference USA will bring together over 150 delegates from the digital industries, the public sector, civil society and policymaking communities to debate the priorities facing the US cloud computing sector. It will explore market developments in cloud computing and how businesses and government administrations can best... Read more

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HIMSS 2014: Carestream Showcases New Upgraded Vue PACS Platform

2014 07 Feb

Carestream’s Works-in-Progress PACS, Archive, Image Viewer, Patient Portal and Cloud Services Will Be Upgraded With New 64-Bit Windows/Intel Technology to Elevate Performance While Reducing Costs           Carestream will showcase upgrades to its healthcare IT portfolio at HIMSS 2014 as works in progress that include a new CARESTREAM Vue PACS... Read more

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HP Saves Data Centre Space, Time, Costs for Belfast Trust

2014 20 Jan

Two 20-foot HP Performance Optimised Data Centres will meet Trust's compute requirements for the next seven to ten years HP has announced that the South Eastern Health and Social Care Trust has improved its IT services while saving space, time and costs by installing two HP Performance Optimised Data Centres (PODs) at the Ulster Hospital, Belfast.... Read more