Cumberland Consulting Group Acquires Oleen Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting, Expands Payer Market PresenceApril 4, 2016 - Cumberland Consulting Group today announced that it has acquired Little Rock-based Oleen Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting, a national healthcare consulting firm specializing in IT and operations for a diverse client base, including government healthcare agencies, integrated delivery systems and health plans.
CloudWave Joins the College of Healthcare Information Executives (CHIME) Cooperative Member Services ProgramMarch 29, 2016 - CloudWave is pleased to announce its participation in the CHIME Cooperative Member Services Program, provided by CHIME Technologies. The program is designed to help CHIME members leverage the IT services and solutions offered by CHIME Foundation firms with exclusive members-only packages or incentives.
Report from DrFirst Reveals the Current State of Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances in the USMarch 25, 2016 - DrFirst today released a report providing an overview of one of the most valuable tools we have in the fight against the abuse of opioids and other controlled substances: electronic prescribing of controlled substances.
Futura Mobility & Pursuit Healthcare Advisors Announce “New” Partnership with the Industry’s First End-to-End Provider of Healthcare Communication & Collaboration SolutionsMarch 22, 2016 - Futura Mobility and Pursuit Healthcare Advisors congratulate partner Practice Unite on their merger with Uniphy Health, a breakthrough physician engagement firm. Their merger will create the new Uniphy Health which provides healthcare organizations with transformative, HIPAA- compliant, mobile-first solutions that deliver a positive return on investment and help transition those organizations to value-based care for tomorrow.
Trilogy of Comedy Videos Spotlight the Healthcare Industry’s Stubborn Reliance on Pagers, Fax MachinesMarch 16, 2016 - DrFirst has teamed-up with physician and medical satirist Dr. Zubin Damania to release a series of comedy videos that highlight the healthcare industry’s continued reliance on outdated communication tools.
Partners HealthCare and Health Catalyst Honored as Recipients of the 2016 Microsoft Health Innovation AwardsMarch 2, 2016 - Health Catalyst and Partners HealthCare today announced they have been named recipients of Microsoft Corp.’s 2016 Health Innovation Awards. The organizations won the “Reinventing Productivity and Business Processes” category, which evaluates solutions that transform care delivery or population health by connecting clinicians and staff to new processes and insights.