Vital Launches Application Neutral Architecture (ANA) to Deliver Advanced Interoperability and WorkflowJune 27, 2016 - Vital Images is pleased to announce the launch of the latest addition to its enterprise clinical data suite – the application neutral architecture (ANA) platform. This next-generation approach focuses on customer-centered vendor interoperability, rather than creating additional silos of large data prevalent in the “big bang” VNA realm. The company will launch its ANA in booth 106 at the annual meeting of SIIM, June 29 – July 1 in Portland, Ore.
Navigant’s McKinnis Consulting Services Recognized in KLAS Report for Driving Revenue Cycle Redesign/Optimization Improvements, Financial ResultsJune 21, 2016 - Navigant today announced that McKinnis Consulting Solutions, acquired by the company in 2015, was named a leading provider of IT Advisory Services, as a specialist firm, by KLAS.
Scottsdale Institute CIO Summit Highlights the IT Challenges in Creating Clinically Integrated NetworksJune 21, 2016 - Driven by the accelerating trend toward alternative payment models that reward quality rather than volume, CIOs from some of the nation’s leading health systems gathered at the recent Scottsdale Institute (SI) Annual Conference to share experiences in the IT challenges of building clinically integrated networks, a key underpinning of value-based, accountable care.
New Health Information Organization to Deploy Orion Health’s Precision Medicine Platform throughout MinnesotaJune 21, 2016 - Orion Health has signed an agreement with Minnesota state-certified HIO Koble-MN to deploy its Amadeus precision medicine platform.
Health Catalyst Client Base Grows to Cover 70 Million Patients as Customers Improve Quality, Lower CostsJune 14, 2016 - New customer wins, heightened industry recognition and noteworthy customer successes have strategically positioned Health Catalyst for significant market expansion in the second half of 2016.
Sunquest to Commercialize Electronic Patient Flow Management Technology Developed by The Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS TrustJune 14, 2016 - Sunquest Information Systems today announced the acquisition of innovative electronic patient flow management technology developed by The Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust (the Royal). This software application is used with Sunquest Integrated Clinical Environment and allows hospital staff to effectively and efficiently manage bed usage, reduce discharge delays and assist clinical staff with tracking clinical results by patient.
Survey: Hospitals Progressing Slowly toward Medicare’s Goal of 50 Percent Value-Based Reimbursement by 2018June 9, 2016 - Fewer than a quarter of US hospitals are on track to hit the Obama Administration's 2018 goal of providing at least half their patient care through so-called "value-based" arrangements – structures that tie reimbursement from Medicare to the quality of care patients receive.